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Partners

Peacebuilding

Sudan Program

  • Taskforce for the Engagement of Women in Sudan: Conflict Dynamics has partnered with the Taskforce on a series of workshops, seminars, and consultation sessions to explore accommodating dialogue processes and governance arrangements in Sudan – in Khartoum as well as at the state and local levels. Conflict Dynamics and the Taskforce are also collaborating to produce a series of research papers on thematic issues related to women and political accommodation in Sudan, to facilitate an exchange of expertise both within Sudan and internationally (e.g., South Sudan, Somalia, Syria), and to develop and test research tools that could help increase the engagement of women in peacebuilding.
  • Teeba Press: Conflict Dynamics has partnered with Teeba Press on a series of workshops and training materials on political accommodation in Sudan with media practitioners.

South Sudan Program

Somali Program

  • Academy for Peace and Development (APD): Conflict Dynamics has partnered with APD on a range of projects, including on a research project on options for the reform of the Guurti (upper house of parliament) of Somaliland.
  • Center for Research and Development (CRD): Conflict Dynamics has partnered with CRD on a range of projects, including on the delivery of training on constitutional options for senior Ministry of Interior and National Security staff.
  • International NGO Safety Organization (INSO): Conflict Dynamics is a member of INSO, an organization that establishes safety coordination platforms in insecure contexts.
  • Somalia NGO Consortium: Conflict Dynamics is a member of the Somalia NGO Consortium, which promotes information sharing, cooperation, and joint advocacy initiatives among local and international NGOs working in Somalia and Somaliland.
  • Somali Youth Development Network (SOYDEN): Conflict Dynamics has partnered with SOYDEN for over four years, including on supporting the establishment of over 20 district peace committees in Lower Juba, Bay, Bakool, Gedo, Hiiraan, Middle Shabelle, and Banadir.

Syria Program

New Frontiers of Humanitarian Action

Children in Armed Conflict Accountability Initiative

Humanitarian Negotiations and Humanitarian Access

  • Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action (CERAH): Since 2013, Conflict Dynamics has partnered with CERAH by contributing to CERAH’s humanitarian action curriculum, including through the facilitation of trainings. Conflict Dynamics is also currently co-developing a distance learning package with CERAH on humanitarian access in situations of armed conflict.
  • Government of Switzerland: Since 2009, Conflict Dynamics has partnered with the Government of Switzerland on the Humanitarian Access in Situations of Armed Conflict Initiative, including to co-develop (in consultation with ICRC and UN OCHA) a comprehensive methodological approach to improving humanitarian access.
  • International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC): Since 2013, Conflict Dynamics has partnered with the ICRC by facilitating content from Conflict Dynamics’ humanitarian access training as part of ICRC’s External Training program.
  • Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC): Since 2013, Conflict Dynamics has partnered with NRC to increase the capacity of its field teams to improve access and negotiations in several operational contexts.
  • UN World Food Programme (WFP): Since 2013, Conflict Dynamics has partnered with WFP to increase the capacity of its field teams to improve access and negotiations in several operational contexts.
  • Working Group on Counterterrorism and Humanitarian Engagement (CHE): Conflict Dynamics is a member of the CHE working group which is housed at Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (PILAC).