Peace, innovation and gamification: Can games help resolve social conflict?

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Filed under: Development 2.0 Peace and security Social innovation

Whether it’s pure entertainment, competition, or rewards, people are spending more and more hours playing games. As one of the fastest growing industries in 2013, it isn’t surprising to see many sectors looking at how to leverage this growing mass of gamers for good be it for disaster response, engagement of youth with mental health… Read more »

Shared Words: a peacebuilding game in Cyprus


Filed under: Peace and security

Originally posted on the Peace Exchange blog 10…9…8…7…6…5…4…3 Yes we are indeed counting down to launch the Shared Words language learning game. Well, not just yet but we are almost there! Shared Words project has been an interesting project and a starting point that has the potential to affect, motivate, and contribute to rapprochement between… Read more »