Click on the tabs below to view local, international and international non-governmental peacebuilding organisations working in Somalia.
Organisation overview: The African Union is Africa's continental-wide intergovernmental organisation, working to promote political, social and economic progress.
Work in Somalia: AMISOM is the AU mission in Somalia. It has a comprehensive, multidimensional peace support mandate.
Organisation overview: The International Development Association is the World Bank's fund supporting fragile and conflict-affected states.
Work in Somalia: The World Bank works to support a range of peacebuilding and political development programmes in Somalia.
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 Somalia: The IOM works to safeguard and protect IDPs and refugees in Somalia.
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 Somalia: UN Women has a wide range of programmes aimed at protecting women's rights and promoting gender equality in Somalia.
Organisation overview: UNDP is the UN's key development organisation, seeking to improve lives based on its eight Millennium Development Goals.
Work in Somalia: The UNDP has a comprehensive range of peacebuilding and development programmes in Somalia.
Organisation overview: UNHCR is the UN agency mandated to lead and coordinate action to protect refugees and resolve their problems worldwide.
Work in Somalia: UNHCR Somalia has started shifting the focus of its operations from traditional care and maintenance in IDP and refugee issues to search for more durable solutions in Somalia.
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 Somalia: CAAT provides UK and EU arms export data on Somalia.
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 Somalia: The HD Centre works on a range of policy, political and peacemaking processes in Somalia and Somaliland.
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 Somalia: The Somalia programme is the largest of DRC’s four country programmes in the Horn of Africa and Yemen. Its activities span from emergency response to longer term recovery and development aimed at strengthening resilience in the region.
Organisation overview: Enough works to end genocide and crimes against humanity. Its strategy is to energise a wide range of communities to ensure their voices are heard, and conducts field research, develops policy and research tools and works to influence political leaders.
Work in Somalia: Enough conducts in-depth conflict and peacebuilding research on the situation in Somalia.
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 Somalia: GPPAC's partner organisation in Somalia is the Nagaad Network.
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 Somalia: IANSA's partner organisation in Somalia is Somali Women Education Campaigners.
Organisation overview: The International Campaign to Ban Landmines is a global network of non-governmental organizations, active in around 100 countries, that works for a world free of antipersonnel landmines, where landmine survivors can lead fulfilling lives.
Work in Somalia: The ICBL has a range of reporting and analysis on landmine issues in Somalia.
Organisation overview: The International Crisis Group conducts independent research and analyis on conflicts around the world.
Work in Somalia: The ICG has a wide range of reports and analysis on the conflict in Somalia.
Organisation overview: Interpeace is an independent, international peacebuilding organisation and a strategic partner of the United Nations.
Work in Somalia: interpeace has more than fourteen years of experience in peacebuilding and support for institution building in Somalia, which it helps implement with three local partners.
Organisation overview: LPI is engaged with local partners in conflict transformation programmes in Eastern and Central Africa.
Work in Somalia: The LPI contributes to reconciliation efforts in south-central Somalia at two levels, supporting both community and policy engagement.
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 Somalia: Mercy Corps' conflict and governance work in Somalia assists in forming peace committees to help communities resolve clan disputes and provide mediation services.
Organisation overview: NOREF is an independent foundation established to integrate knowledge, experience, and critical reflection into peacebuilding policy and practice.
Work in Somalia: NOREF has publications and research on Somalia.
Organisation overview: PRIO conducts academic research and analysis on peace and conflict worldwide.
Work in Somalia: PRIO has a wide range of research and projects on the conflict in Somalia.
Organisation overview: Saferworld is an independent international organisation working to prevent violent conflict and build safer lives.
Work in Somalia: Saferworld has been working in the region since 2004 to strengthen the participation and influence of Somali local non-state actors in key decision-making processes on peace, security, and 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 Somalia: The Small Arms Survey has a wide range of publications and documentation on SALW in Somalia.
Organisation overview: Transparency International is a global movement seeking to fight corruption and bribery, conducting research and advocating change.
Work in Somalia: Somalia ranks 174/175 on TI's Corruption Perceptions Index.