Build Peace Database

The Build Peace Database aims to document uses of information, communications, networking and gaming technologies in peacebuilding programs around the world.

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Browse the Data

You can explore the projects by browsing this map of all projects or use this fusion table to filter and search projects.

About the data

Projects are categorised by the peacebuilding program area they fall into and by the function that technology plays in the project. For a detailed explanation of the different categories in the database see this metadata document.

For a discussion of the framework used to categories projects, see this prezi and this critical reflection note.

About this project

This database is a collaborative project of YoLab, the International Peace Institute, the Human Data and Development Initiative and Mercy Corps. It is curated by Helena Puig Larrauri and Michaela Ledesma. Build Peace Databse is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

Contribute Data

If you would like to contribute a project, please fill out this form. Your project will be added once we have checked all the information. If you have any queries or comments about the database, you can email us.