The sub-Saharan Africa Unit supports various types of dialogue spanning high-level political dialogue, civil-society forums, and grass-roots dialogue initiatives. The Unit furthermore supports the establishment and strengthening of infrastructures for peace in the East Africa region.

Current Projects

  • Ethiopia: Strengthening the Transition and Reform Process
    The project focuses on supporting our Ethiopian partners to foster inclusive dialogue on the reform agenda as well as the broader vision for Ethiopia. more >
  • Ethiopia: Capacity Development for Local Peace Structures in the Benishangul-Gumuz Region
    The project works to support Local Peace Committees, particularly through increasing individual knowledge of the members of these committees on peacebuilding and conflict transformation. more >
  • Somalia: Supporting Stabilisation of Galmudug State
    The project seeks to support the stabilisation of Galmudug through a multi-track approach to dialogue, which supports the cohesion of Galmudug based on the needs of the principal actors as well as the whole of society in Galmudug. more >

Completed Projects

  • Horn of Africa: Fostering political dialogue and regional cooperation more >
  • Somalia: (Re)conciliation and Mediation Support in Somalia more >
  • Somalia: Building Federalism through Local Government Dialogue more >
  • South Sudan: Supporting a sustainable solution to the conflict more >
  • Sudan: Supporting National Dialogue more >