Initiatives for International Dialogue

Founding Year: 1988



Volkan. Vamık D. Volkan, M. D ( Founder & President Emeritus)

Is “an advocacy and solidarity organization promoting human security, democratization, south-south solidarity and internationalism.” It “conducts policy advocacy and campaign programs on Burma, Mindanao, Southern Thailand, West Papua, and East Timor” concerning issues such as “conflict prevention, peacebuilding, democratization and the right to self-determination.”


  • Institutional Development
  • Knowledge Management & Communication
  • Peace Process
  • Right to Self-Determination & Solidarity


Initiatives for International Dialogue contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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