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

"CCR's regional training work involves building the capacity of African institutions in the areas of human rights, gender, and HIV/AIDS by providing skills training and technical support."

CCR Gender and Peacebuilding Workshop

CCR recently held a gender and peacebuilding workshop for decision-makers within key security institutions in Southern Africa.


CCR Peace Library

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


Policy Brief - Region-Building and Regional Integration in Africa

Seminar Report - South Africa and the BRICS

This CCR seminar report assesses the potential for increasing the impact of the BRICS bloc on global politics.


Print and Media

"Berlin represented a banquet at which European imperialists feasted on territories that did not belong to them."

Audio Files - African Development In The 21st Century

Download audio files for a dialogue launch of the book African Development in the 21st Century.


Audio Files - Challenges of Peacemaking in the Great Lakes

Download audio files for a public dialogue on Challenges of Peacemaking in the Great Lakes Region.


How Bismarck Plundered Africa's Juiciest Riches

Adekeye Adebajo discusses the political, socioeconomic and cultural consequences of the European partition of Africa.


Regional Integration Is The Key To Africa's Prosperity

Dawn Nagar and Rosaline Daniel discuss the benefits of regional integration in Africa.


Latest Books

"The experience of conflict typically brings issues of political authority, security, society, and economy to the fore, albeit in different ways in different places."

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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