All across Sierra Leone, women are leading their communities to peace. These 'Peace Mothers' are rising from unspeakable challenges to heal the wounds of their decade-long civil war and to generate new growth and development - person by person, village by village. Let yourself be inspired by their example in this new short film by Catalyst for Peace.

Read about the latest Peace Mothers activity at, and watch more inspiring stories from the program that birthed them at

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Reporting and cinematography by Elaisha Stokes, and directing and editing by Mind Hive Films. A Catalyst for Peace production.

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