ATJRN Contacts Database

Truth and Reconciliation Working Group

Country: Sierra Leone
Language: English

Grouping of civil society organizations in Sierra Leone established to work on issues of transitional justice related to the truth commission and Special Court.

Current Projects: Civil society capacity building on community reconciliation, advocacy campaign for reparations.

Union des Femmes Pour la Paix

Country: Chad
Language: French

Dedicated to conflict resolution, reconciliation, education and peace.

University of Ghana - Department of Sociology

Country: Ghana
Language: English

Researching perpetrators in transition and army personnel rehabilitation

Victim Support Initiative

Country: Ghana
Language: English

Counselling and physical support to victims of human rights trauma who fall within the definition of the National Reconciliation Commission.

West African Network for Peace Building (WANEP)

Country: Ghana
Language: English

Umbrella organization for peace and security NGOs in West Africa. Conducts research into conflicts, international law, justice and accountability.

Current Projects :

* West Africa Peacebuilding Institute (WAPI)
* Women in Peacebuilding (WIPNET)
* ECOWAS / WANEP Early Warning Network (ECOWARN / WARN)
* Justice Lens
* Capacity Building
* Transitional Justice
* Global Partnership in the Prevention of Armed Conflicts
* Small Arms Proliferation
* Host of Africa Regional Desk of Women Peacemakers Program (WPP) of IFOR

WANEP is a West Africa Civil Society Organization with over 400
Member- organizations working in Partnership with the Economic
Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and has Special Consultative
Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)

West African Women Association

Country: Liberia
Language: English

Bringing ex-combatants together

Widows, Orphans and the Disabled Rehabilitation of the New Sudan (WODRANS)

Country: Sudan (Southern Sudan, Nuba Mountains and Southern Blue Nile
Language: English

Assistance and rehabilitation of widows, orphans and the disabled through involving them in income generating activities.

World Vision Burundi

Country: Burundi
Language: English/ French

Soldier reintegration

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