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Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research

Founded in 1986, TFF is a think & action tank for individual-to-global - transnational - peace. TFF does peace research, conflict-mitigation and education, ield work in the Balkans, Iraq, Burundi and elsewhere, offers lectures, training and courses, and publishes books and reports. TFF is a people-financed, independent and all-volunteer force for peace.
Its website offers analyses, commentaries, ideas and debates.

Realised by the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM), this site holds maps showing (1) Countries Profiled on (2) Countries on the Security Council Agenda (3) Current UN Peace Operations (4) UNIFEM Peace and Security Programming (5) Countries that have not Ratified CEDAW (6) UNIFEM Regional Offices (7) Systematic and Widespread Rape in Conflict. It gives access to new publications, country profiles, Un documents, issue briefs and various information regarding UN gender action and programming.

Global Exchange

Founded in 1988, Global Exchange is a human rights organization dedicated to promoting environmental, political, and social justice around the world.
Its website proposes Global Economy Campaigns, information regarding War, Peace, Democracy, and Reality Tours (founded on the principles of experiential education and each tour focuses on important social, economic, political and environmental issues).

Reform Watch

This website enables users to consult many different resources on the subject of reform of the system of international institutions, including ACTORS, EVENTS and DOCUMENTS related to different reform THEMES. The site’s objective is to bring together information about reform of the international institutions. The editors do not necessarily share the opinions expressed by actors or in documents mentioned.
Users of this website will find generic lists of actors, events and documents relating to reform of the system of international institutions.

United Nations Development Fund for Women

UNIFEM is the women’s fund at the United Nations. It provides financial and technical assistance to innovative programmes and strategies to foster women’s empowerment and gender equality.
It publishes four web portals:

Focus on the Global South

Focus on the Global South is a program of development policy research, analysis and action. Focus engages in research, analysis, advocacy and grassroots capacity building on critical issues, such as trade, security, peace building and financing development. It was founded in 1995 and is currently attached to the Chulalongkorn University Social Research Institute (CUSRI) in Bangkok, Thailand.
The website has a monthly online magazine as well as details of campaigns, programmes and resources. Certain articles are available in French, Portuguese and Spanish and Bahasa Indonesian.

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