Together for Achieving Peace In Our Country

Ahmed Hassan Hurga

Peace is important in our life to have true happiness and it can be achieved by being true to yourself as well. There are many ways to achieve peace but it started in oneself and that is by being true to yourself. It is the most vital way to achieve peace. The way we feel and think of ourselves is important, but you should determine which is positive and negative. Use that positive trait that you have for becoming true to yourself.

As you grow and evolve, being true to yourself moment to moment is a lifelong practice that requires commitment. Give yourself the time and space to listen so you always exist at the core of who you truly are. When you are true to yourself it means that you are completely honest with what you feel, desire, and deeply value, it means you love yourself, you love your mental health.

Before, I used to be nicer, friendly to almost all people even if I just have to know them for a few hours, days, weeks, months, or a year.

Not long after I realized they taking advantage of me, spread rumors and backstabbing. I trust people too easily.

Peacebuilding, conflict resolution, conflict prevention, whichever term you use, sits uneasily within one particular field, discipline, or government department for that matter. Is it development, foreign policy, diplomacy, defense and security, justice and human rights, any or all of the above?

Perhaps it is unsurprising that there is no neat fit. Addressing the root causes and drivers of conflict is a long-term and complex task — for those living with conflict first and foremost, but also for those supporting people working for peace. Conflicts have multiple drivers, operate as systems, are often local, and do not stop at state borders. Responses require the influence, resources, and commitment of different people and institutions, at different times.

Yet, the fact that peacebuilding does not have a natural home does not mean it should not have a central place in our responses to some of today’s global challenges. Peacebuilding is an enabler of development, security, social and economic justice, and reconciliation. Moreover, there are three increasingly urgent reasons why investing in peacebuilding and conflict prevention should be a high and central priority

Participation and inclusion can also start from the point of understanding a conflict, from conflict analysis. The analysis process should find ways to include perspectives of those who do not shout the loudest: women playing vital roles for peace beyond the spotlight of international negotiations; youth; displaced people; ethnic minorities; or those living in remote and unstable border regions, for example. Admittedly, an inclusive approach is not without challenges and dilemmas. It may well need to include “difficult” actors, including the Taliban and other armed groups, who may hold unpalatable views, but command support from sections of society.

What can be more precious in this world than peace? Really, how can we have a decent life for ourselves and our loved ones if there is no peace in our community, in our country, in our world?

Peace is one of the most essential things we need to make us thrive. Without peace, it will be impossible for us to learn and to create something. Without peace, there will be riots and wars, and we all will be too busy trying to protect our lives and the lives of those we care about the most. During wars, we will not have the ideal situation we need to grow, explore our surroundings, and try to make the best of it. The constant fear of being captured or even death will eat our brain, so it will be impossible to create wonderfulness in the midst of war.

The consequences of the absence of peace in our world, such as conflicts and chaos, are so terrifying. Imagine how these conflicts can break apart families, friends, communities, and nations. Our friends can be our enemies. Our significant others can be the ones we need to fight against. The love that we once share can disappear just like that due to the non-existence of peace.

Without peace, the possibility to lose everything that we have is also at the biggest. Wars have been long known as the biggest life taker ever. A gunfight can cause many casualties. Many people die during wars. If there is no peace in this world, we and our friends and families can die. Imagine the pain of losing someone that you love. Not only losing the people, you love, but you can lose everything you have or earn. Bombing during wars can destroy your houses and your belongings. You have nothing left but the emptiness that you feel due to your loss.

That is why peace is very important in our lives, in our world. If everyone agrees to put their ego aside and maintain peace on earth, nothing but greatness will emerge. When you have peace in your world, you can live side by side with everyone, trying to create something beautiful or useful for humankind.

With peace, you will not spend your mind, your energy, and your money on wars. Instead, you can spend them trying to innovate something that can bring welfare to the entire world. You can use them to do research and try to find the cure for deadly diseases. You can work hand in hand trying to make appropriate housing for every citizen. You can hold charities to help funding education in third-world countries.

Wars will only bring us destruction. Even though it seems like our side is winning the war, we actually lose a lot. So rather than trying to show that we are the strongest one or trying to take over other countries, it will be better if we all put every effort that we have to keep the peace. Keeping the peace is a very important thing for us to do, for the sake of us, the people we love, and our only world.

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