Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict, September 05 to December 06



Contract partner: ECCP - European Centre for Conflict Prevention (Namensänderung siehe GPPAC)Country: Entwicklungsländer, unspezifisch Funding amount: € 152.500,00Project start: 01.09.2005End: 31.12.2006

Short Description:

Overall goal


With Austrian funding in the past two years three sub-projects of the Global Partnership have been supported which were one publication, communictaions activities and overall coordination. Achievements of the Global Partnership so far include: strengthening of regional networking, establishment of the first global network in the field of conflict prevention and peacebuilding and strengthening of relations with like-minded governments, the UN and Regional Organisations.

The activities so far culminated in the Global Conference which took place in NY in July 2005. The new proposal aims at consolidating the objetives so far achieved and to work on the longer-term perspective of the Global Partnership. The longer-term goal is to achieve a global shift from reaction to prevention of armed conflict. The Global Conference identified needs, an Action Agenda (with 15 Regional Action Agendas) was formulated, networks both regional and global were created and capacities for cooperation developed. The Global Partnership will become a network of peacebuilding organisations and will monitor the implementation of the Action Agenda.

Austria will support the following activities: awareness raising, communication of the Global Partnership and steering and coordination.

project number2255-01/2005
source of fundingOEZA
sector Frieden und Sicherheit
tied
modality
marker
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    • 2= policy is the principal objective of the activity
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    • AKF - Foreign Disaster Fund of the Austrian federal government
    • BMLFUW - Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water
    • EU - Funds of the European Commission
    • Others - various other donors are listed in ADA’s annual business report.
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