Conflict prevention and peacebuliding project

 

Background

This project is being implemented to strengthen national capacities, platforms and networks for dialogue, peacebuilding and reconciliation, and establish integrated early warning and early response system at the national level and in selected states. The project aims to also empower youth, women and victims to enhance peacebuilding at community level and support efforts to ensure sustainable peace development in the Niger Delta.

Project Goal

This overall goal of this project is to address gaps in infrastructure and capacity for conflict prevention, management and peace building in Nigeria through the following key outputs: (i) Strategic communication and knowledge management through research into root causes of violent conflicts with quality analyses and viable policy options for effective responses; (ii) Integrated early warning and early response systems and grievances redress mechanism at national selected states in place; (iii) National infrastructure for peace at national, state and community levels established/strenghthened and functional; (iv) Institutional capacities to fulfill strategic conflict prevention roles in the Niger Delta strengthened; and Youth, women and victims of violence empowered to enhance peacebuilding at community level. 

Status:

Ongoing

Project start date:

January 2018

Estimated end date:

December 2022

Focus area:

  • build resilience to shocks and crisis
  • accelerate structural transformations
  • Project office:

    UNDP in Nigeria

    Implementing partner:

    United Nations Development Programme

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    Funding Support by

    Donor name

  • Undp Funding Windows
  • Medical Stores Limited Zambia
  • Government Of Japan
  • United Nations Development Pro
  • United Nations Development Fund For Women (un Women)
  • Government Of Norway
  • Mptfo-spotlight Initiative Fund (sif00)
  • Amount contributed

    $14,923,764

    Delivery in previous fiscal year

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