Global Peace Index Suggests USAID Provide Better Support To Local Groups For Peacebuilding

Devex: As peace gap widens, USAID must fix its ‘procurement problem’
“The gap between the most and least peaceful countries in the world continues to grow wider, according to the 2019 global peace index. A robust civil society can help address underlying causes of conflict — and U.S. foreign assistance can do a better job of funding local groups that support peacebuilding, officials said at the launch of the index in Washington on Thursday…” (Welsh, 6/21).