"For us, innovation is the raw material that triggers the youthful perks of joy and sparkling impact seen in the beneficiaries' eyes and souls. It is about setting a new legacy rooted and driven by resilience and peacebuilding" says Sihem Nasraoui in her blog 'Why innovative grassroots approaches matter to build inclusive peace'. Sihem shares her experience from Tunisia with the role of grassroots in sustaining peace and preventing radicalisation. Her blog brings insights to innovative solutions and cultural sensitivity.

Sihem is the focal point for Peace Lab in Kasserine and participant in the 16 x 16 Initiative. This is the fourth blog in a series of 16 blogs by the 16 x 16 participants.