“Together we must learn how to compose differences, not with arms, but with intellect and decent purpose.” – President Dwight D. Eisenhower
After completing their fellowship…
1 out of 4 Eisenhower Fellows organized citizen action
1 out of 2 led or participated in a civic engagement effort
3 out of 5 increased their impact on a public policy issue
Watch, listen or read more about our Fellows doing work to advance peace here:
Thirty years in the making: keeping the peace on the Island of Ireland
Eisenhower Fellows from single-region programs in 1989 and 2019 continue to develop strategies to maintain the peace on the Island of Ireland, especially today in the face of geopolitical concerns such as Brexit. Read more here.
Bringing humanitarian relief to the heart of the village
Chevaan Daniel (Sri Lanka ’17) is bringing humanitarian relief to the heart of the village through an initiative that addresses poverty and suffering in Sri Lanka. Read more here.
Working to heal a nation through hope and reconciliation
Nathan Sivagananathan’s (Sri Lanka ’14) vision is to promote “One Sri Lanka”, a country that is not divided by religion or region, but that is united. Read more here.