Our Collectives bring together diverse partners, services and organisations collaborating on a collective impact methodology to prevent violence and support young people in focus communities.
SÃO PAULO, BR
A partnership between Fight for Peace and Petrobras, this initiative is focused on the personal development of children and young people in the communities of Nova Savoy (east São Paulo), and Jardim Centenário and Parque São Miguel (Guarulhos).
UP Unity & Peace
UP Unity & Peace brings together 40 organisations and services to deliver programmes and support to young people across six communities in Kingston. Over 60 sessions per week are delivered, reaching 1,500 young people per year. The programme has been operating since 2015.
Newham Youth Partnership
The Newham Youth Partnership brings together organisations that work with young people in the borough of Newham in east London. The goal is to share resources and expertise and deliver more coordinated and holistic support to children, young people and families across the local community.
With a focus on a hyper local area of east London, ACT-AS-1 (All Communities Together Are Strong) brings together diverse and complementary skills from across the borough of Newham, to improve the safety, wellbeing and future prospects of young people.
CAPE TOWN, SA
A Safer Communities Programme was established in Cape Town in 2016, bringing together organisations to collaborate on the delivery of activities, services and support. In 2019, to ensure the programme’s long term sustainability, coordination was passed to a trained participating organisation, Amandla.
BLOG: DIARY OF A NEWHAM PARENT
ACT-AS-1 Programme Specialist Consultant Taibah Shah Richardson shares some of her perspective as a Newham parent, and why our ACT-AS-1 work is so important.
NEW GRANTS SUPPORT YOUNG PEOPLE’S BUSINESSES IN JAMAICA
23 young people engaged in in our UP Unity & Peace programme in Jamaica will receive grants to support the development of their businesses.
AN END OF YEAR MESSAGE FROM OUR CEO
Fight for Peace CEO, Jenny Oklikah shares her reflections on a year defined by resilience and determination, and looks ahead with optimism to 2023.