Please note that information on this pages relates to peacebuilding groups in India-administered parts of Jammu and Kashmir. For peacebuilding groups based in Pakistan-administered parts of Baltistan and Kashmir, please see the Pakistan section of our site. Peace Direct, the publisher of this site, takes no position on the differing territorial claims in this region and instead publishes this information to draw attention to the work of peacebuilding organisations.
Click on the tabs below to view local, international and international non-governmental peacebuilding organisations working in Kashmir.
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 Kashmir: CAAT provides data on UK and EU arms exports to India and Pakistan.
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 Kashmir: Conciliation Resource's aim is to develop the peacebuilding capacities of people on both sides of the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir and contribute to informal peacebuilding processes by facilitating shared analysis, dialogue and practical engagement at regional and cross-LoC levels.
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 Kashmir: IANSA has a large number of partner organisations working to combat gun violence in Pakistan and India.
Organisation overview: The International Crisis Group conducts independent research and analyis on conflicts around the world.
Work in Kashmir: The ICG has a range of reports and publications on the conflict in Kashmir.
Organisation overview: The International Peace Bureau is dedicated to the vision of a world without war. Its current main programme centres on disarmament for sustainable development.
Work in Kashmir: The IPB has a large number of partner organisations in India and Pakistan.
Organisation overview: The Karuna Center innovates approaches for transforming conflict across divides by supporting people in all sectors of society to discover their shared capacity for building peace.
Work in Kashmir: The Karuna Center has partner organisations in both India and Pakistan.
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 Kashmir: Pax Christi has partner organisations in both India and Pakistan.
Organisation overview: PRIO conducts academic research and analysis on peace and conflict worldwide.
Work in Kashmir: PRIO has research projects and publications on both Pakistan and India.