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Conference “Germany as a mediator?“ at Federal Foreign Office, Berlin, 25 November

Conference “Germany as a mediator?“ at Federal Foreign Office, Berlin, 25 November

17 November 2014 – Register now for the conference “Germany as a madiator? Peace mediation and mediation support within Germany’s foreign policy”, which is co-organised by the Berghof Foundation at the Federal Foreign Office, Berlin

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Conference and Workshop on “From Insurgency to Democracy: Challenges of Political Participation in Latin America”

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Conference and Workshop on “From Insurgency to Democracy: Challenges of Political Participation in Latin America”

13 November 2014 – On October 27-28, Berghof Foundation co-organised with our Colombian partners CINEP a public conference and an expert workshop

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“Living Histories” exhibition opens in Abkhazia

“Living Histories” exhibition opens in Abkhazia

12 November 2014 – On Thursday, October 23rd, the first exhibition on „Living Histories“ was opened in Sukhum/i Abkhazia. The event was a common effort of the Berghof Foundation and “World without Violence”. The exhibition shows individual memories of war and reconciliation

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Berghof Handbook for Conflict Transformation

The Berghof Handbook is a constantly evolving and developing online platform dedicated to collecting and reflecting cutting-edge knowledge and experience for scholars and practitioners working on transforming violent ethnopolitical conflict. It comes in the form of articles and a dialogue series.

Handbook Articles are commissioned expert contributions on the state of the art of the field. Articles >

Handbook Dialogues raise key critical issues which are then debated among scholars and practitioners from different disciplines and world regions. Dialogues >

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National Dialogue

“National Dialogues” are often created to unite countries after a civil war or other violent traumatic experiences. Based on a broad mandate, National Dialogues bring together all relevant national stakeholders and actors (state and non-state) on key conflict issues, such as state reform and state-building. more >

Latest Resources

  • Uli Jäger: Peace Education and Conflict Transformation. 2014. Handbook Article. PDF >
  • Uli Jäger: Friedenspädagogik und Konflikttransformation. 2014. Handbook Article. PDF >
  • Silke Pfeiffer: Peace Infrastructure in Colombia. 2014. PDF >
  • Silke Pfeiffer: Infraestructura de Paz en Colombia. 2014. PDF >
  • Anne Romund: Frieden lernen mit Reportagen. 2014. Tübingen. Educational & Multimedia. PDF >
  • Véronique Dudouet (Ed.): Civil Resistance and Conflict Transformation: Transitions from armed to nonviolent struggle. 2014. London: Routledge. Book >
  • Janel B. Galvanek: Supporting Negotiations for Peace in Afghanistan. 2014. Policy Brief No. 4. PDF >
  • Marike Blunck: ‘Between a Rock and a Hard Place’: Nepal’s Road Ahead After the Second Constituent Assembly Elections. 2014. Policy Brief No. 3. PDF >