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Search for Common Ground (or SFCG) is an international non-profit organization operating in 24 countries whose mission is to transform the way the world deals with conflict – away from adversarial approaches toward cooperative solutions. It is headquartered in Washington, D.C., with the majority of its 450 employees based in field offices around the world. To date, SFCG has created independent radio programming, begun a newsletter which features articles on relations between the West and the Muslim world, and brought together numerous conflicting groups to find ways to peacefully resolve issues. John Marks, SFCG's founder and president, received an award in 2006 from the Skoll Foundation for social entrepreneurship. In 2008 Search for Common Ground was awarded the Benjamin Franklin Awards for Public Diplomacy by the U.S. Department of State. SFCG was founded in 1982 by John Marks, a former State Department diplomat. When SFCG was founded, it focused on facilitating cooperation...
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