Network for Building Peace

The Network for Building Peace is coalition of 180 members aiming towards comprehensive renewal of social and economic life in Bosnia and Herzegovina and to long-term enhancement of the whole society to deal with difference and conflicts in a constructive and non-violent way, in that way creating a framework for joint, coordinated activities of a number of civil society organizations, local government, business sector, media and governmental institutions.
Our goal is influencing and contributing to concrete actions related to the following areas of public policy which are recognized as crucial for long-term building peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina: a) education, b) security, c) regional development, d) protection and promotion of human and minority rights, e) dealing with the past and transitional justice, f) gender equality, g) culture of public dialogue and democracy, h) strengthening civil society and building true peace, i) building trust between BiH people and nations, j) constructive influence towards political structures in BiH, and k) improving coexistence in BiH.

Type of Organisation

  • Non governmental organization (NGO)

Areas of Interest

  • Community Peacebuilding
  • Conflict Analysis
  • Democracy
  • Dialogue and mediation
  • Gender
  • Human rights
  • Peace & Justice
  • Peace education
  • Policy Analysis
  • Reconciliation
  • Refugee / Internally Displaced Peoples' rights and/or support
  • Youth

Organisation Activities

  • Fundraising
  • Lobby & Advocacy
  • Networking
  • Project Implementation

Member of GPPAC