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."

2019 Projects

College/Universitysort descending Project Working Title Country
Agnes Scott College Preventative Education: Combating Human Trafficking in Georgia USA
Amherst College Using Memorials to Prevent Conflict and Promote Peace France
Amherst College Collecting Memories from our Grandparents' Lived Histories South Korea
Bard College Establishing a Multi-genre Language Curriculum in the Samos Refugee Camp Greece
Barnard College La Huella Moxeña (The Moxeña Footprint) Bolivia
Bates College Speaking Out for Sustainable Peace: Empowering Rwandan Youth Through Debate Rwanda
Bennington College New Ladakhi Girls Health and Empowerment Project India
Bowdoin College Push the Boundaries: Artistic Empowerment Program for Sarawakian Youth in Malaysia Malaysia
Brandeis University CLUB DEL ESPENDRÚ Academic Summer Camp Cuba
Brown University Dancing Towards Survivance: Indigenous Arts and Science USA
Bryn Mawr College Kaa Rada (Be Aware) Kenya
Bucknell University Sci-Touche Rwanda
Bucknell University The Solar Backpack in Refugee Camps Lebanon
Carleton College Cooperacion Costeña por la Paz: Popular and Pedagogical Peace Building in the Colombian Caribbean Colombia
Case Western Reserve University Solar Energy to Impact Quality of Life India
Claremont McKenna College Therapeutic Photography: A Journey through Mental Health USA
Clark University Consent across Borders India
Colby College Tumoiyot Primary School Library Project for Peace Kenya
Colgate University The Bigger Smiles Project Oral Health Promotion Across Different Ethnic Communities in Kosovo Kosovo
College of Idaho Bell, Books and the Clean Light that Lasts Burundi
College of the Atlantic Traveling Mobile Library in Yacatán, Mexico: U mábben popel t'aan-La Caja de Los Cuentos (The Box of Stories) Mexico
Colorado College Sumak Kawsay: Peace and the Writing Experience Ecuador
Columbia University Amanfrom Water Project Ghana
Connecticut College A Path to Peace: Trail Maintenance with Native American Tribes in Connectictu USA
Cornell University Nimechill Initiative Kenya
Dartmouth College A Health-Based Approach for Peacebuilding in Northwestern Rwanda Rwanda
Davidson College Public Art, Reclamation, and Social Change Mural Project USA
Denison University Shield Our Watoto (Shield Our Children) Tanzania
Duke University Cultivating Youth's Peace-Building Skills: The Karsh Mentorship Initiative Nepal
Duke University Siatha Pedestrian Footbridge: Duke Engineers for International Development Bolivia
Earlham College DOSTI Initiative —Afghan-Pak Peacebuilding with Sanitary Napkins Afghanistan
Franklin & Marshall College Saving the Children of Pakistan - A Fight Against Child Abuse Pakistan
Future Generations University SDGs Our Way to Peace Tunisia
George Washington University Promoting Peace Through Women's Economic Empowerment in Timor-Leste Timor-Leste (East Timor)
Georgetown University Maskax-wadaag Youth Campaign "Think and Share" Somalia
Gettysburg College Enhancing Rural Educational Infrastructure in Oraste-Syangja, Nepal Nepal
Graduate Institute of International Studies Geneva Sport for Peace and Friendship: Preparing Youths at Risk for Peace through Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Brazil
Grinnell College The Talk: Sex Miseducation as an American Crisis USA
Harvard College Riziki Na Amani: Steady Income for Peace Kenya
Hood College Vocational Training to Female Mukta Kamaiya and Kamlari and Deprived Women in Tikapur Kailali Nepal
Kalamazoo College Economic Empowerment for Ecuadorian Women Ecuador
Kenyon College Promoting Safe and Eco-Friendly Menstrual Practices in Nepal Nepal
Lake Forest College Safe Water, Safe Homes Mexico
Lehigh University Strengthening Intercommunity Relationships Among Pastoral Communities of Northern Kenya Through an Integrated Peace and Education Initiative Kenya
Lewis & Clark College Sports Education for Social Transformation: Proyecto Deportivo FTM Ecuador Ecuador
Luther College Smart Library for Peace: The Contact Hypothesis in Practice Tajikistan
Macalester College Bin Nka Bi (No one should bite the other): Promoting Peace and Hope Through Education Ghana
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Taking Back Education Nigeria
Methodist University Agriculture—Our Wisest Pursuit
Middlebury College Listen Witness Amplify USA
MIIS Ñukanchik Rimaykuna: Our Voices Ecuador
Mount Holyoke College Trelawney No Problem!: Rebuilding Economy Through Rural Ecotourism Jamaica
New York University Fighting Back Sickle Cell Disease (SCD)! Ghana
Northwestern University Jenga Mama na Mtoto — Developing Mother and Child Kenya
Notre Dame of Maryland University Rebuilding San Pio X Parish Colombia
Oberlin College Nepali Dreamers Nepal
Occidental College United American Indian Involvement Photo Archival Project USA
Occidental College The Bhutia Dictionary: Preventing Himalayan Language Extinction India
Pitzer College A Space for Solidarity: National Conference of Salvadoran Midwives El Salvador
Pomona College Breaking Ceilings, Building Communities: A Young Women in Politics Summer Program USA
Princeton University Creating Healthier Communities Through Food Justice in Kensington, Philadelphia USA
Randolph-Macon College Improving Shelter Resources for Victims of Domestic Violence in Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
Reed College HamroPathshala: Shaping Future for Peace Nepal
Ringling College of Art and Design Sculpting for Peace El Salvador
Sarah Lawrence College Reading Room at the Conflictorium India
Savannah College of Art and Design Empowering the Farmers of Puerto Rico through Agriculture USA
School of the Art Institute of Chicago Peace by Peace USA
Scripps College Community Conversations for Development of Program Promoting Holistic Health of Children USA
Skidmore College Air dan Terang: Providing Clean Water and Sanitation Solutions in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia Indonesia
Smith College Girls in Robotics Zimbabwe
Smith College Hand in Hand for the Future of Children in Hlegu Village Myanmar
St. John's College Agar: Promoting Peace through a Youth Mentorship Website in Ethiopia Ethiopia
St. Lawrence University Ke batla go itse: A Sexual Violence Prevention Program Botswana
St. Olaf College Peace Camp 4.7 — Empowering Timorese Youth Through Civic Engagement and Global Citizen Education Timor-Leste (East Timor)
Swarthmore College Improving Healthcare Access for the Transgender Community in Lahore Pakistan
Trinity College Fostering Play in Bech Khlok, Cambodia Cambodia
Trinity College Awareness: A step towards abolishing chhaupadi Nepal
Tufts University Let's Travel Kenya: Empowerment Through Travel Project Kenya
Union College Peace of Life Fiji
University of California Berkeley Activism in Heart Health and Medicine USA
University of Chicago MPOWER: Movement and Music USA
University of Florida Uman Na Power! (Woman is Power!) Sierra Leone
University of Florida University of Florida Engineers Without Borders: Clean Water for Maras, Peru Peru
University of Maine Fostering Peace in Sierra Leone Through Access to New Educational Programs Sierra Leone
University of Michigan Empathy Through Expression: Actualizing Perpetual Peace in Post-Conflict Societies Kosovo
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Semillas Sostenibles (Sustainable Seeds) Mexico
University of Oklahoma Safeguarding the Future of the Maldives Islands Maldives
University of Oklahoma Economic Empowerment of Women in Non-developed Villages of Armenia Armenia
University of Pennsylvania Promoting Peace Through STEM Education and Confidence Building for Refugee Children USA
University of Richmond Soma Nyekundu (Read Red) Kenya
University of Rochester Togetherness for Peace in Douala, Cameroon Cameroon
University of Rochester Amani Kupitia Ujasiriamali: Peace through Entrepreneurship in the United Republic of Tanzania Tanzania
University of Virginia A Path Toward Peace: Mining and Sustainable Development in Intag, Ecuador Ecuador
Vassar College Football for the Future USA
Wartburg College Hope for the Namibian Child USA
Wartburg College Water Management for Peace Through Food Security Sierra Leone
Washington and Lee University The Shansahi Jihua: Nutritious China, starting from a health meal China
Wellesley College Entre Panas y Parceros Colombia
Wesleyan University Young Achievers Project: Expanding access to higher education in Northern Ghana Ghana
Westminster College Peers Promoting Peace: Empowering Girls Through Puberty Education Tanzania
Wheaton College Reduction of Early Marriages in Zambia through Education Zambia
Whitman College Socially Engaged Theater: Peace Through Community-Building USA
Williams College Farmarvest: Fostering peace through job creation in Agriculture Zimbabwe
Yale University Chikukwa Community Library and Theater Project Zimbabwe