I knew bringing this pivotal year to life on the web was going to be a challenge, but as I’ve learned, the trick to overcoming any challenge is to find the beauty. Luckily I stumbled upon graphic designer and illustrator Phathu Nembilwi’s Instagram page. One DM later and our creative collaboration began – from 10,300 miles away.
"...when they left the screening, having committed to peace, they went home and told their families and friends about the message of A Chance for Peace, about their commitment to non-violence and brotherhood, and men, women, and children – including members of the 3 leading gangs, the Siafu, the Mungiki, and even the much-feared Taliban – made sure that the election was peaceful."
"When we started A Chance for Peace, Kibera was known as the epicenter of political violence, an area to be feared. But from what we can see as of today, this supposed hot spot for post-election violence is peaceful!"