Despite substantial development progress in recent decades, conflict and the absence of peace has rendered a portion of the global population worse off. Harriet Lamb, CEO at International Alert, tells Devex how a grass-roots approach to peace building and conflict resolution can help change that.

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  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.