Click on the tabs below to view local, international and international non-governmental peacebuilding organisations working in Colombia.
Organisation overview: ICC is the first permanent, treaty based, international criminal court established to help end impunity for the perpetrators of the most serious crimes.
Work in Colombia: The ICC has opened a preliminary examination into events in Colombia.
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 Colombia: The IOM works on a large number of projects in Colombia, focusing on DDR, gender and health work and supporting displaced people.
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 Colombia: UN Women's Colombia office is in Bogota.
Organisation overview: UNDP is the UN's key development organisation, seeking to improve lives based on its eight Millennium Development Goals.
Work in Colombia: The UNDP works across a comprehensive range of peacebuilding and development activites in Colombia.
Organisation overview: The Berghof Foundation supports efforts to prevent political and social violence, and to achieve sustainable peace through conflict transformation.
Work in Colombia: Berghof's Supporting Peacebuilding in Development Cooperation in Colombia project works principally to build trust between the state and civil society and communities.
Organisation overview: CAFOD works in disaster relief and development, in particular on basic infrastructure, workers rights and advocacy towards donor governments.
Work in Colombia: CAFOD works with the Catholic Church in Colombia as an advocate for peace and human rights and in the resettlement of uprooted communities. CAFOD’s programme focuses on peace-building, sustainable livelihoods and work on HIV and AIDS.
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 Colombia: CAAT provides data on UK and EU arms exports to Colombia.
Organisation overview: The Carter Center works in more than 80 countries on conflict resolution, democracy promotion, disease prevention and the improvement of mental health care.
Work in Colombia: The Carter Center works to promote peaceful relations between Colombia and Ecuador.
Organisation overview: Conciliation Resources works on cross-border conflict, engaging armed groups, developing governance, facilitating dialogue, strengthening public participation and integrating women properly into all areas of peacebuilding.
Work in Colombia: Conciliation Resources works to influence public debate and promote a new solution to the conflict in Colombia, offering an inclusive, democratic and sustaining peace settlement.
Organisation overview: GNWP is a coalition of women’s groups and other civil society organizations. It is involved in advocacy and action for the full and effective implementation of Security Council resolutions on women and peace and security.
Work in Colombia: GNWP has three partner organisations in Colombia: La Liga de Mujeres Desplazadas, Corporación de Investigación y Acción Social y Económica, and Red Nacional de Mujeres.
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 Colombia: IANSA has five partner organisations in Colombia.
Organisation overview: International Alert works with local people to build peace by them with training, advice and support. It brings communities together as well as advising companies, governments and international organisations on how they can support peace.
Work in Colombia: International Alert works to mitigate the conflict risks and impacts of extractive companies operating in Colombia and across the Andean region, helping to strengthen the capacity of communities and civil society organisations.
Organisation overview: ICTJ works to help societies in transition deal with the legacy of mass atrocities, and build civic trust in state institutions as protectors of human rights.
Work in Colombia: The ICTJ works with government and civil society groups to pursue truth and justice in Colombia.
Organisation overview: The International Crisis Group conducts independent research and analyis on conflicts around the world.
Work in Colombia: The ICG has an extensive range of reports and analysis on the conflict in Colombia.
Organisation overview: IFRC is a worldwide humanitarian organisation providing assistance without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions.
Work in Colombia: The IFRC works to support survivors of Colombia's long conflict across the board.
Organisation overview: The IRC responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives.
Work in Colombia: The IRC provides emergency relief to displaced people in Colombia.
Organisation overview: Mediators Beyond Borders International builds local skills for peace and promotes mediation worldwide.
Work in Colombia: Mediators Beyond Borders' Colombia project aim to establish rural community mediation centres to integrate mediation and dialogue into Colombian life.
Organisation overview: Mercy Corps is an international development organisation that helps people around the world survive and thrive after conflict, crisis and natural disaster.
Work in Colombia: Mercy Corps works to help displaced families, landmine victims, former child soldiers and other victims of Colombia’s armed conflict get the assistance and skills they need to rebuild their lives.
Organisation overview: NOREF is an independent foundation established to integrate knowledge, experience, and critical reflection into peacebuilding policy and practice.
Work in Colombia: NOREF has a wide range of research and publications on peacebuilding and the conflict in Colombia.
Organisation overview: Partners for Democratic Change International is a global partnership of organisations that work to advance civil society, good governance and a culture of change and conflict management worldwide.
Work in Colombia: PDCI's partner organisation in Colombia is Partners-Colombia.
Organisation overview: Pax Christi works on a variety of issues in human rights, human security, disarmament, de-militarisation, just world order, religion and violent conflict.
Work in Colombia: Pax Christi has two partner organisations in Colombia, the Red Nacional de Iniciativas Ciudadanas por la Paz y contra la Guerra and Comisión de Justicia, Solidaridad y Paz de la Conferencia de Religiosos Mayores de Colombia.
Organisation overview: PBI provides protection, support and recognition to local human rights defenders who work in areas of repression and conflict and have requested our support.
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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 Colombia: The Small Arms Survey has a range of reports and documentation on SALW issues in Colombia and Latin America.
Organisation overview: swisspeace is a practice-oriented peace research institute. It conducts research on the causes of violent conflicts and develop strategies for their peaceful transformation.
Work in Colombia: swisspeace's centre for peacebuilding holds regular roundtables on Colombia and Central America.
Organisation overview: Transparency International is a global movement seeking to fight corruption and bribery, conducting research and advocating change.
Work in Colombia: Colombia ranks 94/175 on TI's Corruption Perceptions Index.
Organisation overview: War Child is committed to supporting children in armed conflict to overcome their experiences, and have a real chance at a better future.
Work in Colombia: War Child works to support the many children who have been recruited by armed groups, attacked by criminal gangs or fled from violence in Colombia.
Organisation overview: Y Care International works to change young lives through local YMCAs in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Caribbean and the Middle East.
Work in Colombia: Bogotá YMCA provides psychological support to young people who have experienced commercial sexual exploitation and helps them access local services and support.