OBSERVATORY OF CONFLICT AND VIOLENCE PREVENTION

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  • Abdullahi Odowa, speaking at the expert meeting in Geneva, Switzerland, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Mr Abdullahi Mohamed Odowa (Director, OCVP) with university of Sussex officials, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Recent visit by the newly appointed UNDP Country Director Mr. George Conway to OCVP, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Recent meeting with the newly appointed UNDP Country Director Mr. George Conway, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Shortlisted candidates on action during written test sessions for Garowe and Mogadishu satellite offices respectively, OCVP Photos 2013

  • From left to right: 2013 Annual Advisory Board Meeting photos and OCVP Director receiving the OCVP registration certificate in Mogadishu. OCVP Research Coordinator meeting with Mr. Anaclet of Uganda Management Institute, management of Development Research and Training Firm and Dr. Patric Wakida of Research World International, OCVP Photos 2013

  • From left to right: in-house capacity building training for HR/Logistic and Admin and Finance Officer and Training Coordinator attending Gender and Peace-building Course in Nairobi, OCVP Photos 2013


  • District Assessment Research methodology Review/Validation Workshop, OCVP Photos 2013


  • OCVP staff in session of an annual team-building workshop, OCVP Photos 2013

  • The OCVP staff on capacity-building workshop with a research expert from FORCIER CONSULTING, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Abdullahi Odowa, speaking at the expert meeting in Geneva, Switzerland, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Left to right: Professor Richard Black (Head of School of Global Studies); Professor Chris Marlin (PVC International); Professor JoAnn McGregor (Professor of Human Geography); Mr Abdullahi Mohamed Odowa (Director, OCVP); Mr Abdifatah Tahir (OCVP), OCVP Photos 2013

  • Erigavo District data collection exercise: Left to right: FGD with traditional/religious leaders and members from business community, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Members from Community Security Project of UNDP-Somali and OCVP staff participating Evidence-Based Programme Design Workshop held 5-8 May, 2013, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Borama District Assessment Findings Dissemination Workshop, OCVP Photos 2013

  • District Safety Committees Training: Left to Right: Members from DSC from Hargeisa, Las Anod, Burao and Borama Las Anod District Conflict and Security Assessment: Left to right: Focus Group Discussions with Women, Business Men and Traditional/Religious Leaders, OCVP Photos 2013

  • TOT training workshop on Governance and Rule of Law, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Burao District Assessment Findings Dissemination Workshop, OCVP Photos 2013

  • Group Picture for 16 Social Correction Facilitators and Training Facilitators at TOT workshop in Somaliland, OCVP Photos 2013

  • His Excellency the Minister of Justice opening the DREAM Software training workshop at OCVP, OCVP Photos 2013

 

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OBSERVATORY OF CONFLICT AND VIOLENCE PREVENTION

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The Observatory of Conflict and Violence Prevention ( OCVP) was established in 2009 as a non-political , non-denominational and non-governmental organization with the goal of organizing and supporting initiatives that promote peacebuilding, security , safety and sustainable development across all regions of Somalia. Employing proven scientific methods to collect , catalogue and analyse data on conflict, violence , crime and other issues of importance to peace , security and stability of the region..
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News Flash

OCVP STAFF JUST HELD A TEAM BUILDING WORKSHOP

From February 17 – 19 the staff of OCVP held an intensive team building workshop in its meeting room of the first floor of the organisation. The three day workshop comprised of the organisation’s staff from its offices in Puntland, South Central and Somaliland. Read more

OCVP Holds Its Annual Advisory Board Meeting

Formal meeting of the board of directors of an organisation, are held usually at definite intervals to consider policy issues and major problems. OCVP held its annual advisory Board Meeting on Sunday 17 November 2013 at OCVP Conference Hall with all its board members in attendance.

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OCVP Held a Research Methodology Validation Workshop

At the Observatory of Conflict and Violence Prevention Conference Hall, on the 22 October 2013 was held a Research Methodology Validation Workshop. This workshop attracted a wide stakeholder audience with in-depth knowledge and experience on research tools and methods.

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Mr Franco Sanchez of UNDP Pays a Maiden Visit to OCVP

The Programme Manager - Governance and Rule of Law Projects GROL at the UNDP Mr Franco P. Sanchez on the 28 October 2013 paid a maiden visit to the Observatory of Conflict and Violence Prevention (OCVP). Mr Sanchez and his delegation arrived at the UNDP premises at 1PM and were welcomed by the staff of OCVP led by Mr Mohamed Gahair (Administration and Finance Officer) sitting in for the Director General who was on mission in Nairobi-Kenya.

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Training on Research Methodologies with FORCIER CONSULTING

From 31st July to 1st August, 2013 OCVP hosted a research methodologies training with Mr. Erin Satterlee, a research expert working with Forcier Consulting, a South Sudan research firm.

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