Fight for Peace is an international NGO whose mission is to realise the potential of young people by working together with them to create community-based strategies for violence prevention. Fight for Peace's holistic methodology combines combat sports with education and personal development.
The organisation was founded in Rio de Janeiro in 2000 and today is present in 26 countries worldwide, working with young people through academies (in Rio and London), safer community programmes (in Kingston, Jamaica and Cape Town, South Africa) and through local partner organisations trained in the Fight for Peace methodology.
Fight for Peace currently works directly with over 3,000 young people annually and reaches 250,000 young people through its global community of partner organisations.
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