Games for Peace wins the prestigious Intercultural Innovation Award

December 3rd, 2017|

The Ed-tech organization was selected among over 1,300 grassroots organizations that applied for the prestigious Intercultural Innovation Award, a partnership between the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the BMW Group


Games for Peace was awarded for their project Play2Talk, a school programme that uses the popular game Minecraft to reduce stereotypes between Jewish and Arab […]

Play2Talk program preliminary evaluation shows great results!

August 2nd, 2017|

After three years of working with Jewish-Israeli and Arab-Israeli school children, we thought it was high time to get some evaluation done to measure Play2Talk impact on program Elluminate.

Play2Talk is the organization’s educational program. It utilizes the popularity of video games in order to promote tolerance and to reduce prejudice and stereotypes between school children from different ethnic background. the […]

Play2Talk educational program, Games for Peace 2016-2017

June 30th, 2017|

Games for Peace leverages online video games as a platform for the promotion of tolerance and the reduction of prejudice and stereotypes between children of a different background. Our “Play to Talk” School program is aimed at reaching those objectives through engaging school children in playing together and building a shared online project.

The Play2Talk program […]

Uri Mishol talks about Games for Peace at Build Peace Conference

May 7th, 2015|

Games for Peace chairman Uri Mishol gave a talk at the Build Peace conference, speaking about the past two years at Games for Peace.


Play for Peace Weekend #6 – Minecraft Amusement Park

December 15th, 2014|

The sixth Play for Peace Weekend event was held on December 12-13 2014, hosting about 70 participants from Jordan, Israel, Palestine, Egypt and other countries in the Middle East who spent the weekend playing and creating together.

This time, players were invited to build a theme park for peace, competing for a $50 coupon. The […]

Play2Talk school program to run in 12 Jewish and Arab schools in Israel, in collaboration with the Amal Educational Network.

November 10th, 2014|

Games for Peace’s Play2Talk school program, which uses the popular computer game Minecraft to foster trust and create a dialogue between Jewish and Arab schoolchildren, is set to run in 12 schools in the coming school year.


The program will run as part of a collaboration between Games for Peace and The Amal educational network, a […]

Games for Peace to help use online games for inter-ethnic youth engagement in the Caucasus

October 6th, 2014|

Games for Peace and the Elva Community Engagement organization have signed an agreement in which Games for Peace will participate as a consultant for the project “Promoting Mutual Trust and Interaction Amongst Youth through Online Gaming”, supported by EU/UNDP program Confidence Building Early Response Mechanism (COBERM).

The project aims to stimulate trust, understanding and interaction amongst […]

Video from Play for Peace Weekend #5 – Minecraft World Cup

July 9th, 2014|

Thanks everyone who attended the fifth Play for Peace Weekend event, which featured over 50 players from across the middle east supporting their favorite teams in a Minecraft world based around the world cup! […]

Games for Peace programs featured in Spanish “El Diario”

July 7th, 2014|

Games for Peace was featured in Spanish online magazine El Diario.

Read the article here (Spanish).

Play for Peace Weekend #5 -Minecraft World Cup!

June 27th, 2014|

Play for Peace weekend #5 is here, and this time the theme is The Football World Cup – Brazil 2014.

Join here!

Minecraft lovers from across the Middle East are invited to join us on July 3rd-4th to build in honor of the World Cup. Build for your team, build for the sport… we are excited to […]