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]
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]
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]
The International Boundaries Research Unit works to enhance the resources available for the peaceful resolution of problems associated with international boundaries on land and at sea, including their delimitation, demarcation and management (boundary and territorial issues ). This website provides information on IBRU's activities and services, including research and consultancy, training workshops, conferences and publications (many free full text documents). The site also includes a searchable boundary news archive, a publications 'purchase and download' service, and links to other boundary-related websites and online resources.
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The German Institute for International and Security Affairs of the Stiftung:
The main issues affecting all three regions include political system change, conflict management, the creation of regional structures, and external relations. German and European policies vis-á-vis these regions constitute another area of interest. Islam and development policies have to be considered issues of particular concern to German and European policy-makers interested in African and Middle Eastern matters. One subject of major interest has been the Elite Change in the Arab World.
Especially the SWP Research Paper and Dossiers concerning current issues are worthwhile looking at
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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]
NCMG is an independent, non-profit and non-governmental, membership based, organisation in Nigeria committed to promoting awareness and providing services in negotiation, mediation and other Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) techniques. It aims to create a cultural shift from litigation as the dominant dispute resolution mechanism and integrate ADR as a supplement towards increasing Access to Justice. Buoyed by a symbiotic synergy from multinational organisations, international dispute resolution providers, Law Firms, Corporate organisations and Government Institutions, NCMG makes in-roads into the legal, corporate, educational, political and socio-economic sphere upholding ADR as the first option in preventing and resolving conflicts. ... [according to site editor's information]
The UN Integrated Bureau for Burundi was created to assist the Government in its efforts towards peace and stability, through coherent and coordinated response of the UN System in Burundi. BINUB concentrates its activities on four domains:
* Peace consolidation and democratic governance;
* Disarmament, demobilization, reinsertion and reform of the security sector;
* Promotion and protection of human rights and measures to end impunity;
* Donors and United Nations agency coordination. ... [according to site editor's information]
FAS is an international NGO created by African women leaders with four main objectives:
- Fostering, supporting and promoting women's initiatives in the prevention, management and resolution of conflicts in Africa, and for the respect of their rights;
- Strengthening women's leadership capacity, including at the grassroots, to restore and maintain peace in their countries;
- Engendering policies, structures, programmes and the peace process for the attainment of durable peace and human security in Africa;
- Advocating at the national, regional and international levels for African women's rights and concerns, and their critical role on issues of peace and security. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]