War & Conflict Good News

Even in the midst of heartbreak and injustice, there are always people fighting for peace and an end to conflict

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Influencer Creates Viral TikTok Filter That Donates To Nonprofits: 'It's a Skill I Can Use for Good'

A top TikTok effect creator utilized her platform to create an AR filter generating funds for essential aid amid humanitarian crises.
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What To Say Instead of Thanking a Veteran for Their Service

When we as a society look at veterans as help cases, we end up perpetuating the problem.
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7 Ways Aid Workers Are Vital To Humanitarian Relief

Humanitarian aid workers are often the first to step in during times of global crisis. Here's how they help by responding to disasters, conflicts, and wars.
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Good News This Week: October 21, 2023 - Sanctuaries, Recycling, & Climate Education

Your weekly roundup of the best good news worth celebrating...
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Sudan Good News: 24,000 Pounds of Life-Saving Aid Deployed To 100,000 Civilians

In the midst of violent civil conflict in Sudan, global humanitarian organizations and their partners have secured a delivery of of vital aid supplies.
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Quote Graphic: World peace must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just mere absence of violence. Peace is, I think, the manifestation of human compassion. — The Dalai Lama

34 Powerful Quotes About World Peace

Over time, inspiring peacemakers have imparted their wisdom through speeches, literature, and actions — urging humanity to choose the path of understanding and compassion over conflict.
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14 Problems in the World — And Their Potential Solutions

A roundup of some of the major challenges of our time — and reasons to be hopeful.
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Peace Through Play: Ukrainian Children Find Joy in Moldova Playrooms

The United Nations recognizes the "right to play" as a universal right in its Convention on the Rights of the Child. An NGO in Moldova is working to ensure that refugee children from Ukraine are able to exercise that right.
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Meet the Ukrainian Refugee Psychologists Providing Mental Health Care To Their Peers

A group of refugee psychologists is caring for the mental health of Ukrainian refugees — a position they were once in and are uniquely qualified to serve.
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Millions Displaced By War in Sudan: How To Help

Sudan has been rocked by war, and millions of civilians are paying the price. Here's how you can support those impacted by the conflict.
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Good News This Week: June 26, 2023 - Reefs, Haircuts, & Weddings

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Following Kakhovka Dam Flooding, Helpers Rush To Provide Clean Water To Ukrainians

Floods in Ukraine caused 16,000 people to lose their homes, and water contamination and scarcity threaten human health and the environment. This organization is stepping in.
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