The Partners


Forum Ziviler Friedensdienst e.V. is a German organization supporting people involved in violent conflicts on the path to peace. fZFD was established in 1996 by peace and human rights groups – in reaction to the Balkan crisis. Since then fZFD strive to help overcome war and violence.

fZFD is a recognised organisation of the German Civil Peace Service (CPS). In 1997, fZFD was awarded the Gustav Heinemann Citizens’ Prize, the Göttingen Peace Prize in 2005 and the “Sievershäuser Ermutigung” peace prize in 2014.

Media Educators of Mindanao

A collective realization of Mindanao media educators to create a space where they can share information related to their practice. Media Educators of Mindanao (MEM) Network was formed on 30 October 2013 under the auspices of ForumZFD, CHED and PECOJON.

PECOJON – The Peace and Conflict Journalism Network

PECOJON is a media development organization focused on mainstreaming Conflict-Sensitive Journalism as a tool to improve the reporting of conflict and disasters. PECOJON likewise provides media support initiatives to media workers in situations of emergencies and for general welfare and wellbeing.