Nonviolent Peaceforce organized regional workshops with the title “Good Practices in Nonviolent, Unarmed, Civilian to Civilian Protection.” These papers summarize the important discussions, issues and findings of each workshop.
Nonviolent Peaceforce thanks all those who facilitated and/or took notes, all participants and donors.
Paynesville: October 21-23, 2019
Nairobi: November 12-14, 2018
Beirut: June 18-20, 2018
1. Analysis before, during and after a deployment, with local communities and beneficiaries, was frequently emphasized, indicating that good practices are based more on process than prescription.
2. Ongoing incident mapping is required for strategic deployments.
3. Diverse teams reinforce our nonpartisanship with adjustments being made based upon context.
Manila: December 7-9, 2017