The Central Africa Conflict Prevention Association (CACOPA) is a non partisan non-profit organization proactively empowering civil societies, civil servants and governments to foster cultures of peace and development in Central Africa.

To advance this mission, CACOPA’s’ activities/processes promote open community dialogue, non-violent means to resolve disputes, reconciliation, empowering civil society to advocate for good governance, accountability and responsibility through trainings in peacebuilding, peacemaking and peacekeeping. Furthermore, CACOPA proactively advocates and lobbies to cease the proliferation of small arms and other negative factors to democratic principles such as government fraud, corruption and human rights violations and abuses.

The establishment of a Ministry of Peace is the foundation to the promotion of sustainable peace and development and remains the main vision of the organization objectives. CACOPA is a member of the Global Alliance for Departments/Ministries of Peace.