Beirut Marathon

Permanent Peace Movement


Reconciliation through Theatre

CSSP – Center for Integrative Mediation e. V.


Reconciliation and Dealing with Trauma 

World Relief Germany


Connecting People


Israel/ Palestinian Territories

Daily Life on Video



Armed Violence Reduction

Handicap International

Dialogue between Religious Leaders

Sri Lanka

Dialogue between Religious Leaders

Centre for Peacebuilding and Reconciliation

Hayya Bina


Clerics without Borders

Hayya Bina

zivik – Civil Conflict Resolution

The zivik programme promotes international peace projects in crisis regions and advises both non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and the German Federal Foreign Office in this important field of activity. The programme not only provides support to civil conflict resolution efforts but also contributes to strengthening networks between state and non-state actors. The zivik programme focuses on such themes as training in methods of non-violent conflict resolution, support for confidence-building measures among conflict parties, trauma work and the reintegration of ex-combatants ... read more


Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen
zivik Funding Programme
Linienstr. 139/140
D-10115 Berlin
Phone +49.30.284491-60
Fax +49.30.284491-70

Further Information

"There ist a certain kind of peace that is not merely the absence of war. It is larger than that. ... The peace I am thinking of is the dance of an open mind when it engages another equally open one."

Toni Morrison

"The most violent element in society is ignorance."

Emma Goldman

"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."

Martin Luther King, Jr.

"After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many mor hills to climb."

Nelson Mandela

"It is true of the nation, as of the individual, that the greatest doer must also be a great dreamer."

Theodore Roosevelt

"How can one not speak about war, poverty and inequality when people who suffer from thes afflictions don't have a voice to speak?"

Isabel Allende

"If you want t make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner."

Nelson Mandela