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.

Elections and the Future Agenda of Liberia: A needed focus on youth engagement and participation

This blog post is submitted and authored by Jimmy Suah Shilue , CSPPS Country Team Member in Liberia. © Platform for Dialogue and Peace (P4D)   Following 133 years of settlers one party rule (1847-1980), ten years of military- semi democratic and countless...

Persistent Challenges in Implementing United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325: CSPPS Representatives Reflections on the Women, Peace and Security Agenda

By: Ude Faty , Voz di Paz, Focal Point of the CSPPS in Guinea Bissau; Irene Esambo , Executive Secretary of the Center for Justice Studies and UNSCR 1325 and Member of the CSPPS Country Team in the Democratic Republic of Congo; Pascasie Barampama , President of the Women and Peace...

SDGs Bound to Fail Without Meaningful Participation of Civil Society

Interview by Cordaid on 12 July 2017   Two years ago, the UN adopted its 2030 Agenda, including 17 ambitious Sustainable Development Goals. This and next week the world discusses SDG progress in New York City. Senior Cordaid Strategist Peter van Sluijs, who will attend...