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Business, conflict sensitivity and peacebuilding by Anna
November 22, 2011, 10:48 am
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Violent conflict is bad for most businesses. But what impact does business have on conflict? This short blog post from a site called “Find What Works” provides a good overview of the ways in which businesses can avoid exacerbating conflict and actively promote peace. For those of us who work with private sector actors in conflict-affected environments, this post gives inspiration for how we can work with businesses not only to reduce poverty but to reduce conflict, as well.


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Hey, thanks for the link. Glad you liked the post!

Comment by Dave Algoso

Since Dave didn’t do it himself–just want to note that the blog post is from Mercy Corps’ own Dave Algoso, who has worked with us in Kenya and Kosovo, and hopefully Liberia.

Comment by Rebecca Wolfe

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