Share your story: submit a blog!

Welcome to our blog site! CSPPS welcomes blog contributions, in either French or English, on any issue relevant to peacebuilding and statebuilding. Blog articles could include, but should not be limited to, operationalization of New Deal and SDGs in Fragile and Conflict Affected States; efforts to ensure inclusive participatory processes; Peacebuilding and Statebuilding; Conflict prevention; Early warning mechanism; Inclusivity; Youth and gender in Peace-statebuilding; Electoral processes; New Deal and SDG linkages and the role of civil society therein. Blog articles should not be more than 1000 words (more instructions available in attached template (English and French).  All full blog submissions should be emailed for review at info@cspps.org. We also welcome your comments on individual blog posts. You can view the latest posts below.

How the New Deal can help to address the challenges of conflict in Nigeria (and what’s Germany got to do with it)

By Theophilus Ekpon, Executive Director of the Centre for Sustainable Development and Education in Africa (CSDEA) and CSPPS Focal Point in Nigeria Nigeria, with a population of approximately 186 million people, has been experiencing various forms of conflict since independence in...

Looking Back with Pride, Moving Forward with Confidence - Reflections on role of civil society in the New Deal

By Georges Tshionza Mata and Mireille Kabasubabo Membership of the Civil Society Platform for Peacebuilding and Statebuilding (CSPPS) has expanded over the past few months as a result of inclusion of new Northern Non-Governmental Organizations ( UNOY, RIKO, SFCG etc. ). Next to...

Forging Coherence on Two Vital Agendas for Sustainable Peace and Development - The Agenda 2030 and Sustaining Peace

By Erin McCandless   Exciting movements are underway in and around the United Nations for those of us concerned with issues of peace, and the global agendas seeking to operationalize, and realize, new frameworks and revitalized agendas to ensure a better world for all. Over the...