PeaceTXT is a multidisciplinary project that explores the potential of mobile technology to amplify a proven approach to reducing violence. PeaceTXT is partnering with Sisi ni Amani (We are Peace) in Kenya to launch its first international pilot project.

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The program brings together several renowned partners including:
- CeaseFire, a national and international public health strategy based in Chicago that has been scientifically proven to reduce shootings and killings using behavior change and disease control methods.
- Medic Mobile, maker of advanced tools that enable frontline healthcare workers to better serve their communities through innovative, appropriate mobile technologies.
- Ushahidi, creator of collaborative mapping platforms that allow for timely sharing and access to crowdsourced information contributed from many different sources.

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