Conciliation Resources is an independent organisation working with people in conflict to prevent violence and build peace. We’re there for as long as we’re needed to provide advice, support and practical resources. In addition, we take what we learn to government decision-makers and others working to end conflict, to improve peacebuilding policies and practice worldwide. Our vision A world where people work together to resolve conflicts peacefully. Our mission We provide practical support to help people affected by violent conflict achieve lasting peace. We draw on our shared experiences to improve peacebuilding policies and practice worldwide. We aim to: Promote understanding of peaceful ways to resolve conflicts Create opportunities for dialogue between divided communities Strengthen peacebuilding policies and practice Support people to build peace Our values Collaboration We believe in working together to build peace. We work closely with groups and individuals from all sections of society to ensure that people directly affected by conflict are involved in its resolution. Perseverance We are dedicated to creating a just and lasting peace. We know that building peace takes time and so make commitments for the long-term. Understanding We appreciate the complexities of each conflict, and use our shared knowledge and expertise to adapt our approaches. Creativity We are bold in our thinking and passionate in our convictions. We are prepared to challenge assumptions and find new ways to influence change.