The latest content from Partners and other members of PDCI
An analysis of the current state of security and human rights in Peru, with a focus on the extractive industries.
US Secretary of State John Kerry announced a $2.5 million anti-corruption project in West Africa during the 2013 Open Government Partnership Annual Summit. Partners will implement the program in Nigeria and Sierra Leone in collaboration with local partners and global experts.
Highlights of the incredible work our affiliate organizations conducted during 2012 are now available!
Youth have the potential to be powerful advocates for change. Partners' Iraq Youth project provides young men and women with the skills to make their voices heard in decision making and play a positive role as peacemakers.
Partners Director for Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC), Lelia Mooney attended the United Nations Global Compact for LAC in Bogota, Colombia, from August 21-23.
A new practitioner's guide to theories of change and how to develop and use them to improve the results of conflict, security, and justice programs.
What difference did Partners make in 2012? Read this report for an overview of our work, and highlights from Belize, Albania and regional programs in West Africa and the Middle East.
Partners and Partners Colombia are hosting a regional conference in Bogota on best practices for the prevention and resolution of conflict relating to the extractive industries in Latin America.
Partners is hosting a study tour on developing inclusive, democratic political parties for a Nigerian delegation who will be establishing the first Political Party Leadership and Policy Development Centre in the country.
Partners is working in the remote, northwest corner of El Salvador on conflicts arising from the varied uses of the Angue River. Partners is bringing together businesses that extract sand and rocks for needed infrastructure projects, community members who use the river for daily needs, and local government officials to resolve the conflicts and agree on how the River can serve both sets of interests.
This June in Amman, Partners convened democracy activists from 11 countries in the Middle East and North Africa to network and learn crucial skills for promoting more democratic and inclusive political processes.
Yemeni citizens are flocking to Community Dialogue sessions facilitated by Partners-trained community leaders. They are eager to make their voices heard in this critical period of developing a new constitution and new governance framework for Yemen.
Partners for Democratic Change welcomes Transformando Conflictos- Partners El Salvador into the PDCI Network!
Partners' affiliate in Serbia, Partners for Democratic Change Serbia, just released a report providing the most comprehensive overview of the development of mediation in Serbia to date.
“Many women have changed as a result of this program. The change is that people started to send their daughters to schools." Partners for Democratic Change needs your support to help us educate and empower young women in Yemen to make a difference in their communities. Please donate to our Globalgiving campaign, "Training Young Women Leaders in Yemen."
New report: Citizen Engagement in Security Sector Reform in Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone
Improving citizen security in Africa begins by including citizens in the security decisions that affect their lives. This report provides a look at the lessons learned from Partners’ recent initiative to improve citizen engagement in security sector reform in the Mano River countries of Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone.
In March, 2013, Socios Peru Director Carlos Salazar represented Partners For Democratic Change International (PDCI) at the Voluntary Principles Association Meeting in The Hague, Netherlands.
"People want change, but they need a guide." This short film about the work of Partners for Democratic Change and Partners-Yemen in the tribal areas of Yemen features the local women leaders we are supporting to develop local solutions to the challenges of poverty, underdevelopment and conflict.
Partners' Yemen LEAD project is helping local civil society organizations play a constructive role in the development of a new constitution and government framework for citizen participation.
Partners is working with the Global Fairness Initiative to bring Tunisian government, the private sector, informal workers and civil society organizations together to create a more inclusive legal and economic framework for informal workers in Tunisia.