Partera (and its predecessor, CSOC)  has a rich history of collaboration.

Partera (and its predecessor, CSOC)  has a rich history of collaboration with grassroots organisations, non governmental organisations, government-organised NGOs and International NGOs.  They include:

  • The Canadian Voice of Women for Peace, member of the Honorary Board, trainer for their annual Youth Leadership Camp
  • The Sudanese Organisation for Nonviolence and Development, Khartoum, Sudan
  • The Organisation for Nonviolence and Development, SONAD’s South Sudanese counterpart, Juba, South Sudan
  • Turning the Tide – Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Community Empowerment for Peace & Development, West Nile, Uganda
  • Convention of Philippine Baptist Churches, Iloilo City, Panay, the Philippines
  • The Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) and its fully-funded affiliate, the Swedish Fellowship of Reconciliation
  • Christian Peacemaker Teams, Member of the Board and delegations to Colombia and Iraq; Toronto and Chicago
  • The Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America based in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • The Netherlands-based Women’s Peacemaking Programme of the International Fellowship of Reconciliation (on whose Regional Consultative Committee I served for a time)
  • Heritage Canada and the Canadian Race Relations Foundation on work related to the World Conference Against Racism
  • Canadian International Development Agency, Ottawa, re: five-year review of the United Nations Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action
  • Council of Baptist Church of North East India, Guwahati, Assam, India
  • Eastern Theological College, Jorhat, Assam and Oriental Theological School, Dimapur, Nagaland
  • the office of the UN’s Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women on work related to the development of the initial mandate of the SR
  • The International Centre on Human Rights and Democratic Development, Montréal, Québec
  • Inter-church Committee on Human Rights in Latin America
  • Inter-church Coalition on Africa: A Gender Analysis of the Human Rights Machinery of the United Nations
  • El Servico Internacional por la paz, Chiapas, Mexico, member of the Board of Directors
  • a large number of unnamed organisations in Latin America, Asia and Africa doing work on human rights


Muslim-Christian Trainings
Mindanao / Philippines Conflict Transformation
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico
Sudan third party non-violence intervention