Peace building

Gender on the Agenda: A guide to participating in Beijing+5

The five year review of the UN Fourth Conference on Women (Beijing + 5) – assessing the global agenda for gender equality. The anatomy of the five year review and the NGO activities and strategies to influence the outcome of the five year review process. All the key documents needed to participate in the process […]

Agenda 2063: The Africa we want

This is the popular version of Agenda 2063 published by the African Union Commission in which the African aspirations for 2063 are laid out. It includes the call to action.

Summary of the Revitalised Agreement on the Resolution of Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan (R-ARCSS)

This document summarises the key provisions of the R-ARCSS 2018 for easy reading and understanding only. For reference and quotation refer to the full text. The agreement is an attempt to achieve a united, peaceful and prosperous society based on justice, equality, respect for human rights and the rule of law.

December 17, 2019 Themes: Conflict | Peace building Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

Madagascar: D’une Longue Crise vers une Paix Durable

Pour faire le point et repenser aux options des politiques futures.

Regional Strategy on Women, Peace and Security 2018 – 2022

This strategy advances the quest for a prosperous and peaceful Africa in which women, men, girls and boys are all able to live with human dignity. Gender equality, women’s participation in peace and security processes, the prevention of sexual and gender based violence and the protection of women in conflict and post-conflict situations are essential […]

Governance, Peace and Security (GPS) programme 2009 – 2014

Peace, security and good governance and strong political relations are critical for regional co-operation and integration. The Governance, Peace and Security Programme is one of the programme areas of the SADC Council of Non-governmental Organisations. The GPS programme seeks to contribute to the promotion of democracy, peace and good governance in SADC in order to […]

State of Women in SADC 2019 Report

According to the 2019 State of Women in SADC Barometer report the Southern Africa Gender and Development Index (SGDI) stood at 60%, just one percentage point higher than 2018. The SGDI is based on 39 indicators that include constitutions and laws; political participation; education; economic empowerment; sexual and reproductive health and rights; GBV; HIV and […]

South Africa: Siphiwe Ramaphuma

My name is Sphiwe Ramaphuma I started the food business in Orange farm extension 8A in 2018 sold bunny chaos (kota) and burgers in my community. I manage to run the business and make fair results since I attended the Sunrise campaign workshop that gave me the tools to achieve the good results. What I […]

African Journal on Conflict Resolution

Story telling as a way to heal sexual violence survivors among women and girls in northern Uganda. Indigenous institutions are an alternative conflict resolution mechanism in eastern Ethiopia and experiences from Zimbabwe.

Conflict Trends

Issue 3 2017 Editorial focus: Build local and national capacities for peace Link between democracy and development in Africa