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Organisation overview: The Association of South East Asian Nations is a regional organisation working to promote peace, stability and development.
Work in Philippines: The Philippines is one of ASEAN's 10 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 Philippines: The IOM works to support displaced people in the Mindanao region.
Organisation overview: Action Aid works to end hunger and poverty, provide education for all, deal with conflicts and emergencies, and support women's rights.
Work in Philippines: In the Philippines, ActionAid is providing emergency aid and long-term support to help people rebuild their lives after Typhoon Haiyan struck in November 2013, killing more than six thousand people and leaving millions homeless and destitute.
Organisation overview: CAFOD works in disaster relief and development, in particular on basic infrastructure, workers rights and advocacy towards donor governments.
Work in Philippines: Recent work focused primarily on assisting people caught in the southern counflict, also does significant after natureal disaster work and setting up early detention systems.
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 Philippines: The Philippines is featured in various CAAT reports detailing arms deals between it and other countries.
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 Philippines: The Carter Center deployed a limited observation mission to the 2010 elections in the Philippines to witness the impact of automated voting technology on the election process.
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 Philippines: Since establishing a country programme in the Philippines in 2004, HD has supported the implementation of existing peace agreements in Mindanao between the Government and various armed groups, mediated in local clan conflicts and more recently helped the Government reach a landmark peace agreement with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF).
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 Philippines: Conciliation Resources works with all sections of Filipino society from grassroots communities to the political elite, enabling individuals and organisations to play a constructive, problem-solving role in developing peace in the Philippines.
Organisation overview: The Correlates of War project collates and organises a huge amount of freely available quantitative data on armed conflict around the world.
Work in Philippines: Collects and colates conflict data from conflicts all around the world, including the Philippines.
Organisation overview: The Association FSD France is a humanitarian demining organisation. It recruits and trains local deminers, who work around the world to eradicate mines and other explosive remnants of war.
Work in Philippines: FSD work in the Philippines works to uncover and reduce the risks associated with landmines in Mindanao, and also supports mine and unexploded ordnance education and training.
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 Philippines: The GNWP has four partner organisations working in the Philippines.
Organisation overview: GPPAC is a member-led network of civil society organisations active in the field of conflict prevention and peacebuilding across the world.
Work in Philippines: GPPAC has two partner organisations in the Philippines.
Organisation overview: The Initiatives for International Dialogue is a Philippines-based advocacy institution promoting human security, democratization and people-to-people solidarity.
Work in Philippines: The IID conducts policy and advocacy campaigns on Mindanao.
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 Philippines: IANSA carries a range of research and reprots on violence in the Philippines.
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 Philippines: International Alert has a comprehensive programme in the Philippines working to end ethnic, political and economic violence.
Organisation overview: The International Crisis Group conducts independent research and analyis on conflicts around the world.
Work in Philippines: The ICG has a range of reports and research on the Philippines.
Organisation overview: IFRC is a worldwide humanitarian organisation providing assistance without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions.
Work in Philippines: The IFRC runs a variety of disaster and crisis relief programmes in the Philippines.
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 Philippines: In January 2006, KCP partnered with the Department of Agrarian Reform of the Philippine government to deliver a ten-day conflict sensitivity and peacebuilding training program in Mindanao for development experts representing all ethnic communities, national and local government units and NGOs.
Organisation overview: Nonviolent Peaceforce promotes, develops and implements unarmed civilian peacekeeping as a tool for reducing violence and protecting civilians in situations of violent conflict.
Work in Philippines: Nonviolent Peaceforce was invited to Mindanao by local organisations working for peace and justice. Some of the organisations are formally involved in monitoring the ceasefire between the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF). NP deploys internationals to work with local peacekeepers, contribute to their safety, help to maintain ceasefires and advance the peace process.
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 Philippines: The Filipino section of Pax Christi was established in 1985. Since, there has been a great deal of work carried out in the country. There has been support for peace communities in zones of conflict between Christians, Muslims, and government forces, and social projects in and around Cebu.
Organisation overview: Save the Children works to save children's lives, fight for their rights, and help them to fulfil their potential.
Work in Philippines: Save the Children runs programmes in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao to support children at risk of harm.
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 Philippines: The Small Arms Survey has reports and research on weapons issues in the Philippines and Asia-Pacific region.