Do you have #couragetoadmit your mistakes? Tuke and Jusa from Bassoradio and You Tube star Seksikäs Suklaa set an example in the campaign video by CMI’s young peacemakers the Lennons. Read more

Can rappers Särre and Vinttikoira make peace instead of dissing each other? Lennons, CMI’s group of young peacemakers, challenge everyone to admit their mistakes in their #couragetoadmit campaign. Read more:

Why is it important to include women into conflict resolution? How can we best support a stronger role for women in peace processes? Have a look at the ICAN’s (International Civil Society Network) video on women in peacemaking.


President Ahtisaari shares the most important principles he has learned and put into practice during his long career as a peacemaker.


The atmosphere in the schoolyard is tense. How will the students sort it out? Watch how students at Helsingin Suomalainen Yhteiskoulu handle a conflict resolution roleplay as part of the Ahtisaari Days.


Naughty or nice? Renowned peacemaker Santa Claus got fed up with his colleagues’ bickering and brought them together in the Lappish city of Rovaniemi to make peace. How did it go?


The global military costs for per day are 4 billion euros. That would pay for 100 000 rounds of peace negotiations.


Nobel Peace Laureate and former President of Finland Martti Ahtisaari is one of the world’s most experienced peacemakers. He has helped to peacefully solve conflicts all over the world … and now he’s decided to put to an end to hostilities between birds and pigs.