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