Click on the tabs below to view local, international and international non-governmental peacebuilding organisations working in Burkina Faso.
Organisation overview: The African Union is Africa's continental-wide intergovernmental organisation, working to promote political, social and economic progress.
Work in Burkina Faso: Burkina Faso is one of the AU's member states.
Organisation overview: IOM is dedicated to promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all, including to migrants in need - refugees, IDPs and other victims of conflict.
Work in Burkina Faso: The IOM works on counter-trafficking, migration and development issues in Burkina Faso.
Organisation overview: UN Women implements programmes tailored to individual countries throughout Africa. Its strategies support women's participation in decision-making, leadership development and skills training.
Work in Burkina Faso: UN Women's West Africa Regional Office is in Dakar, from where it promotes women's rights and works to solve their problems across West Africa, including in Burkina Faso.
Organisation overview: UNDP is the UN's key development organisation, seeking to improve lives based on its eight Millennium Development Goals.
Work in Burkina Faso: The UNDP works across a huge range of development activities in Burkina Faso.
Organisation overview: ACORD defends rights and promotes justice. Its peacebuilding work concentrates on helping communities mitigate and prevent conflict at grassroots level.
Work in Burkina Faso: ACORD works to mitigate conflict over resources in Burkina Faso, and supports pastoralist and agro-pastoralist groups which have been consistently marginalised.
Organisation overview: CAAT works to end the international arms trade, promoting progressive demilitarisation and ending government financial and political support for arms export.
Work in Burkina Faso: CAAT provides data on UK and EU arms exports to Burkina Faso.
Organisation overview: The Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue is a private diplomacy organisation with a mission to help prevent, mitigate, and resolve armed conflict through dialogue and mediation.
Work in Burkina Faso: The HD Centre runs mediation and dialogue programmes across Burkina Faso and the Sahel.
Organisation overview: DRC focuses on helping people who have fled war and conflict, persecuted because of their race, religion, nationality, political conviction or social affiliation.
Work in Burkina Faso: The DRC works to deal with the fallout of the conflict of Mali in Burkina Faso. It provides monitoring, community protection and reinforcement of early warning systems, social cohesion programmes in refugee camps and helps strengthen local partners to handle protection issues.
Organisation overview: IANSA is the global movement against gun violence, linking civil society organisations working to stop the proliferation and misuse of small arms and light weapons.
Work in Burkina Faso: IANSA's partner organisation in Burkina Faso is the Groupe d’Etudes et de Recherches sur la Démocratie et le Développement Economique et Social du Burkina Faso (GERDDES/BF).
Organisation overview: The International Crisis Group conducts independent research and analyis on conflicts around the world.
Work in Burkina Faso: The ICG has a selection of reports and analysis covering Burkina Faso.
Organisation overview: SFCG partners with people around the world to resolve conflict. It works to build sustainable peace through three main avenues: dialogue, media, and community.
Work in Burkina Faso: SFCG is working to identify opportunities for local-led peacebuilding in Burkina Faso, build resilience and promote peace through development.
Organisation overview: The Small Arms Survey serves as the principal international source of public information on all aspects of small arms and armed violence.
Work in Burkina Faso: The Small Arms Survey has some data on armed groups and actors in Burkina Faso.