APCN is a non-exclusive association of scholars, professionals, andactivists dedicated to constructive change and peace-building in theAfrican World. Selected examples of APCN activities include producingpublic educational events, sponsoring research, facilitating knowledgesharing and dissemination, skills training, and mentorship of aspiring and practicing peacebuilders. ... [according to site editor's information]
COPA is a membership network of individuals and organizations working for sustainable peace in Africa. As a network, COPA facilitates linking and sharing between practitioners and stakeholders to ensure the building of sustainable peace in Africa. It works in four regions: COPA Southern Africa comprises Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. COPA Eastern Africa comprises Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Sudan. COPA Central Africa comprises the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Rwanda and Burundi. COPA Horn of Africa comprises Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, Somaliland and Djibouti. The secretariat is located in Nairobi. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
CECORE is an initiative of Ugandan people working to seek alternative and creative means of preventing, managing and resolving conflicts. It is a non-profit NGO and has programmes in Uganda, the Great Lakes Region and Greater Horn of Africa. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Centre for Conflict Resolution aims to contribute towards a just and sustainable peace in Africa by promoting constructive, creative and co-operative approaches to the resolution of conflict through training, policy development, research, and capacity-building. You can find information about their projects, their publications, each with 50 pages of introduction and conclusion as a full text online, a collection of newspaper articles, and much more
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Founded in December 1994 by a group of African Trainers in Conflict Transformation, Peacebuilding and Community Development APT has over the years developed to become a leading Training Provider in Participatory methodologies especially forum theatre and the application of the same in Conflict Transformation, Community Development and Child Rehabilitation. APT is heavily rooted in African Traditional models of communication and also informed by the theories and works of Paulo Freire and Augusto Boal.
APT is based in Nairobi and runs most of the Donor Supported programs within the Country. APT also offers Consultancy Services and has experience working in different parts of the world. ... [according to site editor's information]
African Renaissance Network (ARN) is a support organisation for individuals and NGOs working in the area of peace building and conflict transformation. It is an African initiative that seeks to build and improve the skills and capacity of individuals and NGOs to confront the complex conflicts in Africa. It also helps in developing culturally sensitive tools for conflict prevention, mediation and transformation.
ARN uses as it’s basis the African experience in conflict prevention, mediation and transformation and most especially the women experience. Building on the African experience, it puts at the centre stage, dialogue of cultures, religions and civilisations. ... [according to site editor's information]
AAPW is a non-profit NGO that has been working in Nigeria and Ghana in the areas of conflict management and peace education since 1992. It describes its objectives as
* To build awareness of the need and possibilities of peace in society.
* To empower individuals and groups in building peace, through training and networking.
* To develop the framework for the peace process through action-oriented research and intervention in current or potential conflicts. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
NPI-Africa is a pan African resource organization committed to the promotion of peaceful transformation of conflict and reconciliation in Africa. NPI-Africa is firmly positioned in a 'mediative' posture between grassroots engagement and policy discourse.
It exists to contribute to the emergence of a peaceful and developing Africa, through initiating and facilitating processes of conflict transformation, peacebuilding and reconciliation; accompanying and building the capacity of individuals, communities and strategic actors; and carrying out research and informing policy. ... [according to site editor's information]
L'ONG Pole Institute se voit comme "un carrefour de réflexion et d'échanges dans une région où depuis la nuit des temps, se sont brassés des peuples autour des richesses que leur offrait une nature généreuse. POLE s'engage à stimuler un développement de valeurs positives communes à ces peuples." POLE a l'ambition d'offrir un cadre de libre expression qui dépasse le ghetto ethnique.
Un certain nombre de documents est téléchargeable. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site; rédaction ilissAfrica]
Gurtong Trust - Peace and Media Project is an independent, not-for-profit, community-based project, which aims at removing all ethnic, political or personal obstacles on the way to unity, peace and mutual respect among South Sudanese. Gurtong Trust pursues the goal of reconciliation among South Sudanese by addressing issues which are dividing them. Its aim is the creation of a coalition for the promotion of peace among South Sudanese abroad as well as in South Sudan itself. ... [according to site editor's information]