Web Resources

Darfur Diaries

In October, 2004 three activists snuck across the Sudanese border into rebel-held territory to document the atrocities in Darfur. They returned with some of the first footage exposing the massive war crimes being perpetrated by the Sudanese government. | Read more...

Ushahidi

Ushahidi (Swahili for testimony), combines web 2.0 technology and mobile phones to save lives in Kenya’s post-election violence. People on the ground can send in live situation reports and alerts through the web and mobile phones to the website, which then maps violence in real time. | Read more...

Tunisian Prison Map

The Tunisian Prison Map is a mashup displaying Tunisian prisons indicated on Google Maps. Data from Human Rights NGOs report as well as a temporary list of Tunisian prisons prepared by websites are also included. | Read more...

Initiative For Peacebuilding

IfP promotes a strategic vision of peacebuilding and conflict prevention focusing on the root-causes and factors which fuel conflict. This emphasizes that peace cannot be made on behalf of people but international bodies can do much to build the... | Read more...

SAHANA Disaster Management System

Sahana is a Free and Open Source Disaster Management system. It is a web based collaboration tool that addresses the common coordination problems during a disaster from finding missing people, managing aid, managing volunteers, tracking camps effectively... | Read more...

PeaceTools

PeaceTools is a set of innovative software applications and a virtual shared space for integrating and connecting stakeholders in each region, country or sector in the world, into peace building processes that are flexible and continuously updated – and instantly accessible by all parties. | Read more...

Idealware

Building Peace Through Information and Communications Technologies. | Read more...

ICT4Peace Inventorisation Wiki

The ICT4Peace Foundation is cataloguing ICT tools and mechanisms geared towards conflict mitigation. This wiki is constantly updated with new information and will is maintained by the ICT4Peace Foundation. Link | Read more...

ClandestineRadio.com

ClandestineRadio.com is the only online portal dedicated to the study of clandestine and subversive radio. ClandestineRadio.com has developed into a resource regularly used by radio monitors, academics and historians, journalists, and military and intelligence analysts. | Read more...

Internet Filtering (Conflict/Security)

Global Internet Filtering Map from the OpenNet Initiative, maps regions where information about particular armed conflicts, border disputes, separatist movements, and militant groups is banned by countries around the world. Link | Read more...

PC4peace

Peace is the overall goal of international cooperation and the focus in everything we do with PC4peace. Our group is not only concerned about quality education, yet is deeply involved in promoting reuse of decommissioned yet perfectly fine potential... Link | Read more...

International Crisis Group

The International Crisis Group is now generally recognized as the world’s leading independent, non-partisan, source of analysis and advice to governments, and intergovernmental bodies like the United Nations, European Union and World Bank, on the prevention and resolution of deadly conflict. | Read more...

International Center on Nonviolent Conflict

The International Center on Nonviolent Conflict is an independent, non-profit, educational foundation that develops and encourages the study and use of civilian-based, non-military strategies to establish and defend human rights, democracy and justice worldwide. | Read more...

Saferworld

Saferworld is an independent non-governmental organization that works to prevent armed violence and create safer communities in which people can lead peaceful and rewarding lives. They do this through research, advocacy and training, working with partners in governments and in the community. | Read more...

The Red Cross Prisoner of war game

Can people behave as they like during times of war? No, they can't. The Geneva Conventions of written rules and articles make some acts unlawful. Nearly all countries in the world have promised to follow these rules by signing up. Link | Read more...

SAHANA Disaster Management System

Sahana is a Free and Open Source Disaster Management system. It is a web based collaboration tool that addresses the common coordination problems during a disaster from finding missing people, managing aid, managing volunteers, tracking camps effectively... | Read more...

Dialup Radio

Dialup Radio is a tool that distributes human rights and independent media via telephone. Brief radio-style audio files are uploaded and managed via the Dialup Radio website. The software automatically generates interactive voice response (IVR) menus... | Read more...

War & Health

War & Health works from two basic assumptions. First, the relationship between population health and armed conflict is both a public health and political phenomena. Second, understanding this relationship requires drawing on both disciplines. | Read more...

humanitarian.info

Effective management is based on effective decision-making; effective decision-making is only possible with accurate, timely and relevant information. Information management tools and techniques create the potential for organizations to create and... | Read more...

Google Earth Community: Darfur

Google Earth Community member, 'Blt', posted his own observations from images found in the application and points out features such as destroyed villages and returning refugees. He also includes links and information from various aid organizations working in the region. | Read more...

How Bloggers Covered Kenya Violence. PBS

Within 24 hours of the outbreak of the post election violence in Kenya, Kenyan blogs were posting hour by hour reports. On December 31st there was a complete shutdown of the mainstream media. Within days, the online community and blog aggregator,... Link | Read more...

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