Projects for Peace: The Vision of Kathryn W. Davis

"My challenge to you is to bring about a mind-set of preparing for peace, instead of preparing for war."

2017 Projects

College/Universitysort ascending Project Working Title Country
Yale University Speak Out: Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
Williams College Improved Reproductive and Sexual Health for Peace Kenya
Whitman College Youth Leadership Through Athletics: Justice-Driven Peace-Building USA
Wheaton College Framingham Community Farm: Fighting Hunger and Empowering At-Risk Youth USA
Westminster College Water for Life: Collecting Rainwater to Address Potable Water Scarcity Guatemala
Wesleyan University Sisters for Empowerment & Equality (SEE) Jamaica
Wellesley College Sisters in Success (SIS): Empowering girls in Burundi to promote peace Burundi
Washington and Lee University STEMITO: Building Brighter Futures Mexico
Wartburg College Girls Empowerment for Peace and Tree Planting for Sustainability India
Wartburg College Peace through Poultry Farming Empowerment Sierra Leone
Vassar College Empowering Youth through Mentorship USA
University of Virginia Utilizing Ubuntu for Sustainable Youth Engagement in Town Two South Africa
University of Rochester Hope Restoration iNitiative (HORN): Disabled Liberian Youth, Civic Education, and Political Participation Liberia
University of Richmond TodoSuma: Addressing Women's Empowerment Through Crochet Bolivia
University of Pennsylvania La Naranja Blanca - Revolutionizing Cuba One Pad and Bar of Soap at a Time Cuba
University of Oklahoma Information Technology Literacy for Youth Empowerment: Detonating a Ticking Time Bomb Uganda
University of Oklahoma Sustainable Clean Water Supply Swaziland
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Project Kijani - Reducing Conflict through Entrepreneurship Ghana
University of Michigan Grace Transitional Housing Project Sri Lanka
University of Maine The Healthy Mother, Healthy Baby Project Senegal
University of Florida Tarpon Excelling Above Modern Society (T.E.A.M.S.) USA
University of Florida Water for Khanalthok Nepal
University of Chicago Freedom Words Russia
University of California Berkeley Iwili Project Burkina Faso
Union College Thriving as a Nation USA
Tufts University Technology for Peace Project Niger
Trinity College Gender Agenda Forum: Localizing Feminist Dialogues in low-income communities in South Africa South Africa
The College of Idaho Access to Water: A Matter of Health, Education, and Justice Palestine
Swarthmore College Podcasting for Peace: Storytelling to Ameliorate the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Israel
St. Olaf College Icyizere (Hope) Project: Youth Promoting Peace and Reconciliation Through Art Rwanda
St. Lawrence University Renovation of the Maternity Unit and Patient Bathroom - Bairo Pite Clinic Timor-Leste (East Timor)
St. Lawrence University A Thread that Weaves Peace Burundi
St. John's College Independent and Decent Life for the Disabled Nepal
Smith College Connecting Hearts - Empowering Youth in Post-Earthquake Ludian China
Skidmore College Edutrer Mozambique
Scripps College Nuestra Salud: Mental Health Advocacy in Under-Resourced Communities in Orange County USA
School of the Art Institute of Chicago Rap Therapy USA
Savannah School of Art & Design Designing a Network for the Homeless in Sao Paulo, Brazil Brazil
Sarah Lawrence College Post-Genocide for Peace Education Rwanda
Ringling College of Art + Design Peace Through The Arts Kenya
Reed College "Bhukampa-rakshya": Bridging the tremor information gap Nepal
Randolph-Macon College Alleviating the Refugee Crisis in Lebanon Lebanon
Princeton University Alay Hi Tuna Guyana
Princeton University No Place Like Home USA
Pomona College Weekly Writing Workshop's Arts & Writing Summer Camp USA
Pitzer College Bridging Backgrounds: A Macedonian Inter-Ethnic Conference for Cultivating Mutual Understanding and Tolerance Macedonia
Occidental College The Selamawi Project Ethiopia
Oberlin College Chickens for Peace Nepal
Notre Dame of Maryland University Aklatan Ng Pag-Asa: Library of Hope Philippines
Northwestern University Fanaka (success, prosperity) Kenya
New York University Our Hong Kong Story - A Project to Rediscover Our Heritage China
Mount Holyoke College Be a Good Neighbor in Hamtramck, Michigan USA
MIT Streamlining Justice Delivery with Peace Informatics Netherlands
MIIS Business Literacy Trainings for Female Entrepreneurs in Phnom Penh, Cambodia Cambodia
Middlebury College Immersion Summer Language and Leadership Academy (ISLLA) Bulgaria
Middlebury College Tadaman/Zusammen, "Solidarity (Arabic)/Together (German)" Germany
Methodist University Computer Literacy for Peace and Development Burundi
Macalester College Skate into the Sun: Empowering Maputo's Young Women through the Art of Skateboarding Mozambique
Macalester College Dello Buumu Yaakaar: Restoring Hope among Senegalese Talibes and Albino Children Senegal
Luther College Giving Peace a Chance by Starting With the Littlest Feet Honduras
Lewis & Clark College Planting the Seeds of Peace Ambassadors: Post-conflict Recovery Through Vocational Training of Children Affected by War in Northern Uganda Uganda
Lehigh University The Kuungana Tech Ring (KTR) USA
Lake Forest College Leading Ladies Project, sewing Re-usable sanitary pads to empower and keep girls in school Swaziland
Kenyon College Economic Empowerment of Female Refugees: Cooking for Peace Palestine
Kalamazoo College Framing Experience USA
Hood College Education in the Name of Peace Liberia
Harvard College Multiplying Courageous Voices Honduras
Grinnell College The Aspiring for More Project: Inspiring the youth of Jamestown to create and achieve life goals Ghana
Graduate Institute of International Studies/Geneva "Peace of Mind": Indigenous Youth Learning for Peace in Northeast Cambodia Cambodia
Gettysburg College Heal, Empower, Inspire through Art and Music (HEIAM) Dominican Republic
Georgetown University 37th to 37th: Peace, Love, and Storytelling in a DC Neighborhood USA
Future Generations Univeristy Developing Peace between a Leprosy-Affected and Surrounding Communities in Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Franklin & Marshall College Beyond Casteism in Rural Nepal Nepal
Earlham College Young Mothers 4 Peace: Empowering Teenage Mothers in Liberia with Vocational Skills Liberia
Duke University Clinic and Vehicular Bridge in Kanyegaramire, Uganda Uganda
Denison University Savera India
Davidson College More Than A Figure: Shattering Inequity of Opportunity USA
Dartmouth College EmpoweringHER over abuse Iran
Cornell University Fostering Peace Through Formal and Community Education Kenya
Connecticut College The BOLD Intensive USA
Columbia University CodePhil Philippines
Colorado College Chaupimonte Community Mill: Supporting Education Through Coffee Development in Oxpampa Peru
College of the Atlantic Installing solar power at Sakyikrom United Primary School Ghana
Colgate University Drone Discussions USA
Colby College Empowering Environmental Activism through a Documentary China
Clark University Love of Knowledge Vietnam Expansion Project Vietnam
Claremont McKenna College Restorative Memory: Eternalizing and Empowering Narratives of Syrian-Armenian Refugees Armenia
Case Western Reserve University Poetry for Peace South Africa
Carleton College Growing Brighter Futures: Youth Agricultural Education in Hawaii USA
Bucknell University Powering Rural Nepal with Micro Hydropower Plants Nepal
Bryn Mawr College Project Duafe Ghana
Brown University Education Support for Haitian Youth (ESHY) Haiti
Brandeis University TRII (The Right to Immigration Institute): A New Home USA
Bowdoin College Empowering young girls in rural villages by teaching them Computer Science Pakistan
Bennington College Women Empowerment Center Pakistan
Bates College Zawadi Healthcare Services Kenya
Barnard College Everyday Action: Teaching Hygiene Through Art Nicaragua
Bard College Developing an Educational Curriculum at Samos Refugee Camp Greece
Amherst College Stepping off the Veranda: Promoting Greater Engagement by American Study Abroad Students in Argentina Toolkit Argentina
Agnes Scott College Bee Preservation as Peacemaking Palestine