This is a recording of a webinar for AFSC staff, board, and partners highlighting work to combat Islamophobia and religious intolerance.
- Patricia DeBoer, Regional Director for AFSC's Asia region
- Jiway Tung, Country Director for AFSC in Indonesia
- Ann Lenon, Program Director for AFSC in Greensboro, NC
- Lori Fernald Khamala, Project Voice Program Director for AFSC in Greensboro, NC
- Starlet Telteh, AFSC Intern in Greensboro, NC
Mandatory immigration detention tears apart families and communities. In this video, people show what mandatory detention means to them, and what they want instead. The video was produced by the Detention Watch Network, of which AFSC is a member organization, as part of the Dignity Not Detention Campaign.
Endorse the campaign to end mandatory immigration detention and learn more at Dignity not Detention.
AFSC has worked in Burundi for a number of years on community cohesion and peace. Regional Director for Africa, Dereje Wordofa shares the experience of the AFSC during the 2010 elections in Burundi.
AFSC has worked in Burundi for a number of years and part of its work is to highlight for others our experiences and those of our partners. Regional Director for Africa, Dereje Wordofa some of what we have learned through our work in Burundi.
Burundi is one of the most densely populated countries in the world. After years of conflict in the 1990s, the last of the ex-combatant fighters are returning to the country. Regional Director for Africa, Dereje Wordofa shares the work of AFSC in Burundi.
Regional Director for Africa, Dereje Wordofa talks about the outlook for Somalia and the need to continue to work for peace in a region that has been embroiled in conflict for more than two decades.
Regional Director for Africa, Dereje Wordofa shares the work of AFSC with young people from Somalia. AFSC works with partners in Somalia to help give youth opportunities to generate income and have hope for their future.
The D.C. Program uses Human Rights Learning as a way to achieve peace among young people.
Regional Director for Africa shares the work of AFSC with a community in Zimbabwe to transform their lives through trainings in welding and sewing in the Hatcliffe Extension. Harare, Zimbabwe.
A short documentary produced by Georgia State University students Kristy Breneman, T.J. Hicks, Victoria Temple, and Kristan Woolford in collaboration with the American Friends Service Committee's Student Career Alternatives Program (SCAP) and GSU's Peripheral Visions lab under the direction of Professor Niklas Vollmer.