We are wondering: How could technology help keep women in South Sudan safe from attackers while gathering supplies?

Mission & Vision

JustPeace Labs aims to empower local communities to be active participants in creating lasting just peace through the use of technology.

We help peacebuilders ensure that their work is context-relevant, supports local ownership, reduces corruption and facilitates transparency.


JustPeace Labs works with peacebuilders using technology for peace to:

  • Improve access to easy-to-use software.
  • Enhance capacity to build customized apps.
  • Ensure an ethical and secure approach.

We Offer

Technical assistance. We help peacebuilders easily create customized and targeted mobile apps.

Ethics and Security. We help ensure ethical and secure approaches to tech in post-conflict situations.

Capacity-building. We work with peacebuilders on incorporating technology into their work, from design to deployment.

Research. We offer research and advice to peacebuilders, policymakers and and public and private organizations.

Recent blog posts

Ethical Guidelines for PeaceTech

JustPeace Labs is proud to announce the release of Ethical Guidelines for PeaceTech, the first in its series of practical guidelines for PeaceTech stakeholders.

Read more +

Revealing Hate, Tracking Rumors and Ethical PeaceTech

We’ve been busy and productive at JustPeace Labs these past few months! We are hard at work on a program to overcome hate crimes in the US, have partnered with a Build Up Fellow on developing an app in Myanamar, and published draft guidelines on Ethical Peace Tech. Here’s what we’ve been up to.

Read more +

Ethical PeaceTech at Build Peace

We’re stoked to be heading back to Build Peace on Friday. We’ve been hard at work since we first introduced JustPeace Labs and our vision for inclusive peacebuilding through DIY mobile phone apps.

Read more +