International development is closely tied to the peace, safety, & security of communities. Development practitioners & donors need to be strategic with their funding to account for conflict dynamics while working to improve lives, reduce poverty, & ensure inclusive prosperity. This Thematic Action Area is a collection of discussions, resources, events, & more that provide knowledge & coordination opportunities around international development work in conflict-affected settings.
Frequently Asked Questions
International development seeks to improve people’s lives, especially economically, & increase opportunities in communities around the world (Peace Terms).
To start conversations about and provide insight on topics related to international development & conflict, please explore & contribute to our Discussion Forums.
For a collection of resources on international development in conflict settings, please visit our Resource Library.
For a list of organizations & groups working on international development in conflict-affected contexts, please see our Collaboration Map.