During our Una Hakika community ambassador training sessions we hold a discussion entitled “Why Peace?” in which participants explain what the peace building process means to them.  These are some their responses:

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“For me peace is everything. Without it how can I achieve my goals? It is my first priority.” -Muhammed Komar

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“When there is no peace the children are affected. They are going hungry because the adults are not able to go out and work the fields to provide for them.” -Elizabeth Kaiba

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“Orma and Pokomo used to be integrated and socialize together. Those days are over. We need to educate both sides so we can start a peace dialogue.” -Martin Buya

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“Peace brings us closer to God.” -Kerna Mugatana

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“Peace is having no fear. Living with no threat – that is peace to me.” -Kode Warro Komora