The Centre for Conflict Resolution aims to contribute towards a just and sustainable peace in Africa by promoting constructive, creative and co-operative approaches to the resolution of conflict through training, policy development, research and capacity building.

News and Features

"The promotion of equal citizenship is an objective for which all African governments must strive."

CCR's Annual Report

CCR's annual report is a summary of the Centre's policy development and research work, training, and capacity-building between 201...

Peace Library Catalogue

CCR's Peace Library is a specialist library with a collection of 14,000 materials on peace, security, and governance issues with a...

Towards A New Pax Africana: Making, Keeping, and Building Peace in Post-Cold War Africa

This CCR policy brief assesses the progress being made by the AU and Africa's RECs in managing conflicts and operationalising the ...

With My Head Above the Parapet: An Insider Account of the ANC in Power

CCR will launch With My Head Above the Parapet: An Insider Account of the ANC in Power by Ben Turok in Cape Town on 23 April 2014.

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Print and Media

"The safety of UN staff and western civilians in Rwanda had taken precedence over the slaughter of innocent African civilians."

Audio files for Africa's Peacemakers

Download audio files for the launch of Africa's Peacemakers: Nobel Peace Laureates of African Descent in Cape Town on 10 April 2014.

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Global community fiddled as Rwanda burned

Adekeye Adebajo's fortnightly column in Business Day deals with the 1994 genocide in Rwanda in which 800,000 people were killed.

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Moral prejudice drives HIV/Aids

Antonia Porter considers how HIV/AIDS is experienced in Africa, including in societies suffering or recovering from conflict.

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Video launch of Africa's Peacemakers

Watch the launch of Africa's Peacemakers at the International Peace Institute in New York.

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Latest Books

"These fifteen essays seek to make connections between the struggles for peace, justice and freedom and the thirteen individuals of African descent who have won the Nobel Peace Prize."

Africa's Peacemakers: Nobel Peace Laureates of African Descent

Africa's Peacemakers is an innovative review of the contributions of Africans and the African diaspo...

Peacebuilding, Power, and Politics in Africa

Peacebuilding, Power, and Politics in Africa is a critical reflection on peacebuilding efforts in Af...

The EU and Africa: From Eurafrique to Afro-Europa

The EU and Africa offers a holistic and comprehensive assessment of the relations of the EU with Afr...

Region-Building in Southern Africa: Progress, Problems and Prospects

Region-Building in Southern Africa addresses the key political, socio-economic, and security challen...

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