Articles by Taylor O’Connor

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10 Women’s Peace Networks
Taylor O’Connor | Medium - TRANSCEND Media Service, 29 Mar 2021

And How They Are Changing the World

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10 Global Peacebuilding Networks
Taylor O’Connor | Medium - TRANSCEND Media Service, 15 Mar 2021

2 Mar 2021 – Regardless of our approach, it is common that we work in silos, disconnected from similar efforts with same goals. A common challenge: peacebuilders feel alone in their efforts. But it doesn’t have to be like that. We peacebuilders are everywhere. And there are broad arrays of global peacebuilding networks that can support you.

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How to Conduct Your Own Conflict Analysis
Taylor O’Connor | Medium - TRANSCEND Media Service, 7 Dec 2020

Making conflict analysis simple – There are many people and groups out there who are working to transform violent conflict, uproot some injustice, or address some social issue. It’s challenging work! And I know from experience that putting together a nice, clear conflict analysis can be incredibly useful to find strategic, effective ways to transform the issues you’re engaging with.

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Three Simple Conflict Analysis Tools That Anyone Can Use
Taylor O’Connor | Medium - TRANSCEND Media Service, 2 Nov 2020

24 Oct 2020 – To transform conflict in your family, workplace, community, and beyond.

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The 10 Steps of Strategic Peacebuilding: Create Your Strategy to Build a More Peaceful and Just World
Taylor O’Connor | Medium - TRANSCEND Media Service, 28 Sep 2020

The process for developing a peacebuilding strategy that I’ve structured over years working freelance creating strategies for peace with lots of groups.

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What Is Peacebuilding?
Taylor O’Connor | Medium - TRANSCEND Media Service, 3 Aug 2020

A Human-Centered Approach – As the man who created the term, let’s see what Johan Galtung has to say: “Peacebuilding is the process of creating self-supporting structures that remove causes of wars and offer alternatives to war in situations where wars might occur.”

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A Typology of Violence
Taylor O’Connor | Medium - TRANSCEND Media Service, 27 Jul 2020

Mapping Structural and Cultural Violence – These types of violence were first laid out by peace studies scholar Johan Galtung, back in 1969 and 1990 respectively.

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