Japan Center for Conflict Prevention (JCCP)
Japan Center for Conflict Prevention (JCCP) is an international NGO with its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. In Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, and the Middle East, JCCP runs a wide variety of field projects, ranging from community security and safety, research and training in peace and security, protection of war-affected population, prevention of and response to gender based violence, livelihood, to peacebuilding programmed with a strong focus on capacity-building. The organization has been active since 1999, and was registered as an official NGO under the name JCCP in 2002.
JCCP supports those whose livelihoods, freedom and life choices are threatened by conflict, and to help prevent further outbreaks of violence by building long-term solutions in conflict affected societies.
Concerned with the frequent outbreak of armed conflicts, through working in cooperation with national governments,international organizations, NGOs, academic institutions and other related organizations, JCCP aims to strengthen the contribution of the Japanese in non-governmental sector to the promotion of world peace and international cooperation.