International Committee of the Red Cross

The ICRC was established in 1863, works worldwide to provide humanitarian help for people affected by conflict and armed violence and to promote the laws that protect victims of

Oxfam International

Oxfam international is the umbrella body for 17 organizations (affiliates) working in over 90 countries to overocme poverty and what it considers as injustice in different parts of the world. A key key Oxfam objective is to enable people to exercise their rights and manage their own l


Academic Council on the United Nations System (ACUNS)

The Academic Council on the United Nations System seeks to stimulate, support, and disseminate research, analysis on the United Nations, multilateralism, and international organization. ACUNS also promotes teaching on these topics, as well as dialogue and mutual understanding across and between the academic and practitioner communities.

Sydney Peace Foundation

Sydney Peace Foundation is a University of Sydney foundation established in 1998. It promotes peace with justice and the practice of non-violence and awards the Sydney Peace Prize. Past recipients of the award include Noam Chomsky, John Pilger, Hans Arundhati Roy and Hanah Ashrawi.


The Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies

The Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies provides a platform of interaction for academics and practitioners in the field of peace and conflict studies. The Centre encourages interdisciplinary debates and conversations between members of staff and students alike and promotes research on the various aspects of war, peace and peacebuilding. 


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The Centre for Peace and Reconciliation Studies at Coventry University

The Centre for Peace and Reconciliation Studies at Coventry University, founded in 1999, is a dynamic, secular, cosmopolitan centre reflecting contemporary international scholarship on the theories and practices of conflict transformation, peace-building, nonviolent politics, human security, faith–based and humanitarian aid, and post-conflict reconstruction. 

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The Department of Peace Studies, University of Bradford

The Department of Peace Studies, University of Bradford was established in 1973-74. It combines empirical, theoretical and applied research with sustained engagement at international, regional, national and local levels to analyse, prevent and resolve conflicts and develop peaceful societies. Since the Division was established in 1973/4, it has produced nearly 3,000 graduates and 60 PhDs between 2007 and 2013.

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The Bonn International Conversion Center (BICC)

The Bonn International Conversion Center (BICC) was founded as a non-profit limited company in 1994 with the support of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). Shareholders are the States of NRW and Brandenburg. Its mission is to conduct critical, problem-oriented, policy relevant research in response to the problems posed by organized violence.

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