Nagarik Aawaz (NA) is a social organization championing community peace-building by harnessing the energy of youth and women, creating safe spaces, and investing in the institutional capacity of local structures for trust-building and non-violence.

NA was established in 2001. It was registered as NGO within the district administration office in 2002 and began its strategic work in peace-building. Over the past 18 years, NA has been able to create pillars of peace-building. It has been able to heal, teach and encourage more than 3000 youth and women.

Our Values of Peace Building

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Youth & WOmen

Investing in the leadership and well-being of youth and women, and contributing to sustainable peace.

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safe spaces

Creating safe spaces for shared ownership of problems and for finding a path to healing, constructive dialogue, and non-violent solutions

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COllaboration

Collaborating with networks, government structures, and local community groups because peace is not possible in isolation.

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building Trust & relationship

Bringing together individuals, groups, communities, local peace structures, practices and cultures for trust and relationship building.

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going local

Listening to the voices of local people, who need to be at the heart of peace-building in their communities.

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inner peace

Providing psychosocial & healing support for stable mental health and the promotion of inner peace.