In October 1998, five years after ACCORD was established, we took the bold step of starting a quarterly magazine called Conflict Trends. We were aware of the difficulties of establishing and sustaining a non-commercial magazine. Today, we are very proud that in this, our 20th year of Conflicts Trends, we can reflect on having successfully […]

Adaptive Mediation

António Guterres

An explanation of Adaptive Mediation – a process whereby the content of agreements emerges from interaction among the participants.



An introduction to nhimbe – an indigenous collaborative work system where community members work towards a common goal.

Why States Fail

La Conquista Del Desierto

Exploring the contemporary challenges faced by state-making efforts from the perspective of internal colonialism.