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."

College/University Project Working Titlesort descending Country
Skidmore College "Uman kombra, man kombra" (Our fathers and mothers) Sierra Leone
Brandeis University A Nation United: Encouraging Nicaraguan Community and Education Nicaragua
Vassar College Advancing Voices of Ladakhi Youth through Media Literacy and Film – Documentation for Peace, The Effect of Corporate Media & Screen Culture on Ladakhi Society through the Eyes of Ladakhi Youth India
Randolph-Macon College Alleviating the Refugee Crisis in Lebanon through Medical Clinics in Mount Lebanon Lebanon
Wheaton College An Innovative Response to a Financial Crisis: Aiding Rural Village Farmers and Underprivileged Youth Greece
Occidental College An Online Shop for Refugee Empowerment Malawi
St. Olaf College Apartheid: History Through an Artistic Lens South Africa
Middlebury College APWA (Amani for People With Albinism) Youth Empowerment Camp Kenya
Bucknell University Architects of Diversity Malaysia
Grinnell College Arte Resiliente Despues de Huracán Maria en Santurce, Puerto Rico Puerto Rico
Princeton University Bayview Hoops USA
Dartmouth College Bridging the Divide through Dialogue USA
Mount Holyoke College Bridging the Opportunity Gap through Computer Education Nicaragua
St. Lawrence University Building a Bathroom with Hot Water Facilities for Disabled People India
Luther College Building a Peaceful Community in Madagascar through Youth Leadership Development Madagascar
Lake Forest College Building Playgrounds, Not Walls Palestine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Child Nutrition and Health Care for Women in Lawra, Ghana Ghana
Wartburg College Classroom and Pads: An Opportunity for Her Uganda
Columbia University Columbia University Engineers Without Borders: Uganda Uganda
Luther College Community Empowerment Through Healthcare and Education South Africa
Scripps College Community Health: Comprehensive Approaches to Diabetes Prevention in Valparaiso, Chile Chile
Colgate University Countering Violent Extremism through Intercultural Dialogue Belgium
Sarah Lawrence College Cuéntame tú Historia: Building Empathy and Creating Leaders through Story Exchange Dominican Republic
Ringling College of Art & Design Dream, Memory and Peace through the Arts Turkey
Wellesley College Education for Sustainable Peace Rwanda
College of Idaho Empowering Girls' Education through Sanitation in Rural Burundi Burundi
School of the Art Institute of Chicago Empowerment of Haitian Youth through Electronic Music Production Haiti
Lewis & Clark College Environmental Education Summer Camp to Empower and Inspire Haitian and Dominican Girls Dominican Republic
Barnard College Facilitating Equal Access to Modern Education: A Road to a Peaceful Society Zimbabwe
MIIS Fellows’ Leadership Development in Rural Nicaragua Nicaragua
University of Chicago Fertile Soil Moldova
Bowdoin College Getting Empowered: Sexual and Reproductive Health Program for Zambian Girls Zambia
Bennington College Giving voice to migrants across the border: A narrative approach to the Mexican migrant crisis Mexico
University of California Berkley Good Buddy Plus: Social Innovation For Awareness and Action China
Future Generations University Grafting Peace USA
Kenyon College Guatamalan Youth Ambassador Program USA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Incentivizing the Creation of a More Resilient Energy Grid for Puerto Rico USA
New York University Irrigate, Elevate Philippines
Williams College Justice League: Youth Activism and Empowerment Summer Program USA
Cornell University Kathituni Primary School Library (A Reason to Stay in School) Kenya
Westminster College Kayonza pre-School Initiative (KASI) Uganda
University of Richmond Kiserian Fanaka Library Kenya
Tufts University Koombook Project Ecuador
Brown University Library Project for the Gia-Kajelo Community Ghana
Colorado College Los Pocitos Outdoor Community Center Cuba
Lehigh University Make a Change World - Circumnavigating Bali on Trash Indonesia
Macalester College Mediante Nuestros Ojos: Reimagining a Future Free From Gender-Based Violence Ecuador
Pomona College Menstrual Education: Bringing Biological Peace Ethiopia
Wellesley College Mobile Library: Educating and Fostering Peace in Istanbul Turkey
University of Oklahoma Money Spent Right—Menstrual Cups for Women's Empowerment India
University of Virginia Neues Leben (New Life): Empowering the survivors of human trafficking through technology Germany
Smith College New Ladakhi Girls Health and Empowerment Project India
Amherst College Nuclear Narratives: Learning the Legacy of U.S. Nuclear Testing at a Time of Renewed Threat Marshall Islands
Whitman College One Goal: Soccer and Sexual Health in Tanzania Tanzania
Franklin & Marshall College Overcoming Economic, Social, and Health Challenges Through Purifying Water and Hydroponics Egypt
Georgetown University P.E.A.C.E. Haiti (Promoting Education About Civic Engagement) Haiti
Kenyon College Pass the Mic: Literacy as Leadership, Gender Equality and Justice Kenya
Earlham College Peace for Adolescent North Korean Refugees in South Korea South Korea
University of Rochester Peace Through Entrepreneurship in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Congo
St. John's College Peace through Wellbeing: Expanding Sources of Medical Care and Disseminating Knowledge in Gambia Gambia
Case Western Reserve University Periods for Peace Sierra Leone
Colby College Playgrounds for Peace Zimbabwe
University of Michigan Project Healthy Schools—Bangladesh (PHS-BD) Bangladesh
Oberlin College Project Hózhó: Youth, Arts and Environment in the Navajo Nation USA
University of Florida Project Picol Peru
University of Pennsylvania Promoting Education And Cultivating Empowerment (PEACE) through Girls Basketball Liberia
Graduate Institute of International Studies/Geneva Promoting Peace in Liberia through Criminal Justice Research and Cartoons Liberia
Gettysburg College Promoting Peace Through Improved Infrastructure Nepal
Hood College Promoting Peace Through Street Kitchens Afghanistan
Duke University Rainwater Harvesting for Agricultural Sustenance in Gorkha, Nepal Nepal
Wesleyan University Rural Access Project Ethiopia
College of the Atlantic Seeds of Peace: Establishing a Community Managed Seed Bank in Gambia Gambia
Connecticut College ShEmpowered Uganda
Bryn Mawr College Small Hands, Big Hearts: Empowerment for Watu wa Maana Children's Home Kenya
Northwestern University Solidarity Through Traditional Music Preservation Ghana
Bennington College Songs Across Boundaries Cyprus
University of Maine South Sudanese Refugee Project Uganda
Union College Stitching Talents Ghana
Agnes Scott College Storytelling for Peace and Empowerment Rwanda
Yale University Sun for All Egypt
Bates College Supporting Queer Refugees in Lebanon Lebanon
Davidson College Sustainability and Cultural Preservation on Sapelo Island USA
Methodist University Technology as a Bridge Among Nations Bosnia and Herzegovina
University of Florida The #ThemToo Project: Addressing Sexual and Domestic Violence South Africa
Washington & Lee University The Dar Taliba Project: Educate A Girl. Change the World. Morocco
Princeton University The Philology Project Guadeloupe (French)
George Washington University The Ripple Effect USA
University of Chicago The Rohingya Network: Mentoring Refugee Teens USA
Carleton College The ThinkBIG Initiative Zimbabwe
Kalamazoo College Thoughts for Peace USA
Reed College Time to Talk Nepal
Bard College Truth in Image Making: Empowering Caracas' Youth through the Art of Photography Venezuela
Pitzer College Visalia Youth Peace Garden: Promoting Intercultural Understanding, Participatory Media, and Connecting with the Land USA
Swarthmore College Walled Israel
Grinnell College Wanawake Kwa Wanawake: Socio-Economic Empowerment of Women in South Western Kenya Kenya
University of Rochester Water for Peace: Solving Mukwerera Conflict through the Provision of Sustainable Water Supply Zimbabwe
Denison University Water for Prosperity: Economic and Social Prosperity Through Water Purification in Rural Ghana Ghana
Methodist University Water is Life Congo
Wartburg College Water Well for Peace and Sustainable Development Sierra Leone
Macalester College we gon' be alright: Introducing Artrepreneurship to Formerly Incarcerated (Ujamaa) Men USA
Claremont McKenna College Weather Stations and Women's Rights Zimbabwe
Mount Holyoke College When A Woman Tells the Story Ghana
Trinity College Youths Playing for Peace and Reconciliation in South Sudan: Together for Peace, Unity, Respect, Safety and Dignity for all South Sudan
Trinity College ZeRoRo Armenia