Helena Puig Larrauri - Technology as a Tool for Peace

Helena Puig Larrauri

Event: Geneva Peace Talks 2015
Location: Palais des Nations
Date: 18/09/2015

Helena Puig Larrauri explains how technology can assist peacebuilding as it can broaden participation to those who otherwise may be excluded.

Tags: Behaviour,  Civic Engagement,  Communication,  Community,  Conflict Resolution,  Engagement,  Peacebuilding,  Positive Change,  Social Media

Helena Puig Larrauri

Co-founder of Build Up

Helena co-founded Build Up, a social enterprise working at the intersection of technology, civic engagement and peacebuilding. She has worked on technology-enabled programs to promote peace in many countries including Sudan, South Sudan, Libya, Cyprus, Zimbabwe, Nepal, Somalia and Iraq. She is a co-organizer of Build Peace (an international conference on technology and peacebuilding) and sits on the Board of Advisors of International Alert and the Standby Task Force.