Who we work with

Athena offers specialised support, advice and advocacy to a wide range of actors working towards achieving of peace, security and justice in zones of conflict and armed violence, using a range of techniques always inclusive of women’s rights and gender justice.

Athena works with NGOs, governments, international organisations, consultancies and the private sector.

Engagements include advice and briefings; expert support to seminars or conferences; technical advice or training to peace process actors; strategic advice and programming; research, analysis and drafting of publications; design and delivery of advocacy strategies; staff mentoring; strategy development, project and programme management and more.

Entities we currently work with and past clients:

Office of the Special Envoy of the Secretary General - Yemen (OSESGY)
Conciliation Resources
United Nations Department for Political and Peacebuiling Affairs, Mediation Support Unit (DPPA)
United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID)
Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue (HD)
Royal Norwegian Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Norwegian Centre for Conflict Resolution (NOREF)
Dialogue Advisory Group (DAG)
United Nations Population Fund - Myanmar (UNFPA)
United Nations Development Programme -Myanmar (UNDP)International IDEA
United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)
USAID Office for Transition Initiatives (OTI)
Development Alternatives Inc. (DAI)
The Carter Center
United Nations Department of Peace Operations (DPO)
Iraq Building Peaceful Futures Program
European Peacebuilding Liaison Office (EPLO)
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
Myanmar Paung Sie Facility (Peace Support Fund) (PSF)
Myanmar Joint Peace Fund (JPF)
Crisis Management Initiative (CMI)
Terre des Hommes International Federation (TDHIF)
Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR)
ICAN Better Peace Initiative

For more information about our professional experience or to discuss your own requirements, please contact us at info (at) athenaconsortium (dot) org

Tuareg women working on a traditional tent in Tayuri, Libya. © Zahra Moloo/IRIN www.irinnews.org
Tuareg women working on a traditional tent in Tayuri, Libya. © Zahra Moloo/IRIN www.irinnews.org