Inclusive Peace & Transition Initiative

Supporting peace processes through comparative evidence

InclusivePeace is an inspirational companion, expert facilitator, innovative knowledge broker, and well-connected convenor, InclusivePeace supports local actors and their supporters in times of political transitions, opening up spaces for exchange on inclusive societies and sustaining peace, at both the local and global levels. It does so by providing advice, facilitation an

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PeaceFem App

A contribution to the growing field of peace tech that utilizes technology to achieve peace and security. Launched by the Political Settlements Research Programme, PeaceFem brings together available data on women and peacemaking in one easy-to-use app in English and Arabic.

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7 Stumbling Blocks to Meaningful Women’s Inclusion in Peace Processes: A forward looking reading of the SG 2018 WPS report

IPTI Director's observatory piece presents some observations as to why current strategies are not yet sufficiently effective to meaningful women’s inclusion in peace processes

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Role of civil society in peace and transition processes

How can different civil society actors make effective contributions to peace and transition processes, in which phases and under what conditions?


IPTI’s research report Supporting or Resisting Change: Elite Strategies in War to Peace and Political Transitions

This report discusses the strategies that national elites employ in order to influence political change during peace processes and political transitions.

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Research Project - Inclusive Agreement Implementation

Our Inclusive Implementation Research Project explores societal participation in formal peace agreement implementation processes, examining whether a set of parameters of implementation affect the ability of civil society and non-armed actors to participate in and influence implementation processes, and investigating how inclusive processes can achieve inclusive outcomes.Read more

Video Brief - Key Findings on National Dialogues

In this two-minute animated video brief, discover the key findings from our report "What Makes or Breaks National Dialogues?"

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Map of Inclusive Peace Processes

This interactive map presents basic information on over 30 peace and transition processes that feature in InclusivePeace’s ongoing collection of in-depth case studies on inclusive peace processes. Choosing multiple options in one filter will result in any process with at least one of those options. Give it a try!



A range of terms is gaining ground in the peacebuilding literature as it moves towards more inclusive approaches to the prevention and resolution of violent conflict. This glossary provides short definitions of notions used in the context of inclusive peace and transition processes


Briefing Note - Preventing Violence through Inclusion

IPTI´s Briefing Note on the role of inclusion in the prevention of violent conflicts is now available! 


Women in Peace and Transition Processes

The Case Study Series “Women in Peace and Transition Processes” examine the inclusion of women—defined as relatively organized groups, including delegations, civil society organizations, coalitions or networks—in different processes worldwide


Infographic Series: Women’s role in peace, constitution-making, and political reform processes

Check our Infographic series!  Discover at a glance how women have been included in various countries and what they have achieved since the early 1990's.