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#defyhatenow – a peacetech approach to mitigate mass violence in South Sudan

This article was originally published on frient-peacebuilding-forum.de/pbf-voices-blog/…


How can technologies and digital media be strategically used to achieve conflict-resolution and peacebuilding objectives? To answer this question, peacetech is a growing field that allows peace advocates and local communities to develop new forms of engagement. The term peacetech thereby refers to two different approaches:

1) Utilizing existing online/social and traditional media tools for networking, communication and awareness-raising; and

2) Creating hardware and software systems that allow people

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