Below are listed peacebuilding and conflict resolution organisations active in Guatemala. Just click on a group’s name for further information.
Asociación de Desarrollo Integral Nueva Vida (ADENVI)
ADENVI strives to establish new ways of co-existence and to restore the social fabric for victims and families of Guatemala's conflict, promoting the development of communities.
Asociación de Movimiento de Victimas para el Desarrollo Integral en el Norte del Quiché (ASOMOVIDINQ)
ASOMOVIDINQ implements comprehensive projects that aim to heal the psychological trauma, poor conditions and devastating effects of the internal armed conflict in the Ixil Region of Guatemala.
Asociación Integral de Desarrollo – Efraín Bámaca
Asociación Integral de Desarrollo 'Efraín Bámaca' addresses the needs of families and former guerrillas affected by the conflict in Guatemala.
Asociación Maya de Desarrollo
Asociación Maya de Desarrollo is a weaving co-operative that provides economic and leadership opportunities for women in post-conflict communities.
Asociación Q’anil Maya Kaqchikel (ASOQ’ANIL) Víctimas de Chimaltenango
Asociación Q’anil Maya Kaqchikel (ASOQ’ANIL) Víctimas de Chimaltenango compensates the families of victims physically and economically by exhuming their relatives' remains and providing proper burial ceremonies.
Centro de Estudios y Documentacion de la Frontera Occidental de Guatemala (CEDFOG)
CEDFOG is a public space that gathers, documents and provides access to information about economic, political, social and cultural development in Guatemala.
Centro Para la Accion Legal en Derechos Humanos (CALDH)
Guatemala's best known human rights organisation that consciously recognises the historical implications of the Guatemalan civil war and trains partner organisations to act out against the impunity and injustices in the country.
Defensoria Indigena Wajxaqib’Noj (DIWN)
The Defensoria Indigena Tzolojya takes a pro-active approach to resolving conflicts in Guatemala through training of community leaders, conflict resolution and human rights promotion.
Desarrollo Para La Paz (ADEPAZ)
ADEPAZ originally provided basic support for those in immediate need from Guatemala's Civil War. Today they offer a variety of resources for development in post-conflict regions.
Movimiento de Desarraigados para el Desarrollo Integral del Norte del Quiché (MDNQ)
MDNQ responds to the needs of communities affected by the impact of Guatemala's war by offering programmes in areas such as socio-legal support for the relatives of disappeared persons and assistance with exhumations of victims.
Oxlajuj Ajpop works to provide legal and psychological support for families needing to exhume their loved ones killed during Guatemala's Civil War. Furthermore they work to reform and strengthen the Mayan culture.
Procuradoria de los Derechos Humanos
Procuradoria de los Derechos Humanos is a peacebuilding and human rights focused organisation in Guatemala.
Tierra Nueva facilitates the reconstruction of the indigenous communities of Huehuetenango, Guatemala, aiding victims of violence and those who have lost family members during the war.