Inlägg av Maja Jakobsson

Vad jag lärt mig av att arbeta med Liberia

28 augusti, 2019

Efter några lugna sommarveckor är jag tillbaka på FBA:s kontor i Stockholm. Sommarledigheten har gett mig tid att reflektera och jag har bland annat funderat på vad jag lärt mig under de dryga två år som jag arbetat med FBA:s verksamhet i Liberia. År 2016 fick FBA i uppdrag av regeringen att bidra till strategin […]

En vecka med liberianska fredsledare

20 mars, 2018

“… At one point during the war, my family managed to send me a message, to tell me that rebels had come to our home town Foya in Lofa County. It was in the early part of 1990 and they had attacked our village. One of the first to encounter the rebels was my brother, […]

Strengthening forces for peace through experience-sharing

21 september, 2017

The security situation in Afghanistan has deteriorated as of late, with the highest number of conflict-related civilian casualties in 2016 since 2009. The efforts for a formal and sustainable peace process are insufficient and face numerous obstacles. Violent battles between government and Taliban forces have resulted in new districts falling under Taliban power. Attacks by […]