Together, we act now so young people around the globe understand that peace is within their reach, and we encourage them to act towards this goal.  PeaceWorX is an empowerment tool—a safe space to use education, activities, conversations and other resources to build attitudes, resilience and collective inspiration for peace.



Many young people are already intimately familiar with the realities of violent extremism and want to take active roles in enacting change. By giving youth the tools to think more deeply about their choices, we will help them become peacebuilders—or change agents for peace.



“It is about giving them competencies to understand others. This is what we call here [at UNESCO] Education for Global Citizenship.”
Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO



It is important for young people to understand that they are not alone in the effort to prevent violence, even in its most extreme forms. This platform encourages unity, education, and action. Together, we can empower young people to become proactive contributors to sustainable peace.


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PeaceWorX is a dynamic platform that enables young people to converge—both locally and online—to build attitudes and resilience against extremist messages through educational activities, community involvement, and social activism. PeaceWorX supports peacebuilders committed to a more peaceful, tolerant, inclusive, and secure world.