Our Work

The scope of our covers the following areas 


Positive Peace Ambassador. Advocacy and capacity building in partnership with the Alliance for Peacebuilding, Mediators Beyond Borders International, the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), and The Global Diplomatic Forum.

ARAC International effectively harnesses its partnerships with key organizations like the Alliance for Peacebuilding, Mediators Beyond Borders International, and the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) to support and advocate for robust peacebuilding initiatives. As a Positive Peace Ambassador, ARAC plays a crucial role in advocacy and capacity building. Through its collaboration with the Alliance for Peacebuilding, ARAC participates in developing and promoting strategies that address the root causes of conflict. Working with Mediators Beyond Borders International, ARAC enhances its mediation techniques, providing essential skills to resolve conflicts at both community and international levels. Additionally, the partnership with the Institute for Economics and Peace enables ARAC to integrate the IEP's Positive Peace framework into its programs, focusing on creating and sustaining the attitudes, institutions, and structures that foster peaceful societies. These collaborative efforts empower ARAC to offer comprehensive peacebuilding solutions, contributing significantly to global efforts in creating a more peaceful and resilient world.


Human Rights

In partnership with the U.S. Institute of Diplomacy and Human Rights

ARAC International's role in Human Rights Advocacy is significantly bolstered by its certification and consultancy status with the U.S. Institute for Diplomacy and Human Rights. This prestigious affiliation enables ARAC to delve deeply into the human rights dimensions underlying socioeconomic issues and various crises. As a certified member and consultant, ARAC has privileged access to a wealth of knowledge, resources, and networks that are instrumental in understanding and addressing human rights concerns globally. This partnership empowers ARAC to analyze situations not just from a political or economic perspective, but through a human rights lens, ensuring a more holistic approach to problem-solving. The U.S. Institute for Diplomacy and Human Rights provides ARAC with the latest research, best practices, and policy developments in the field of human rights. This, in turn, equips ARAC to advocate effectively for human rights, craft informed strategies, and implement solutions that are respectful of and aligned with international human rights standards. By viewing issues through this lens, ARAC is able to identify the human rights implications of various challenges, advocate for the protection and promotion of these rights, and contribute to building more equitable and just societies.

Media Literacy

Resources provided by Ad Fontes Media

ARAC International focuses on enhancing media literacy and advocacy and strategically utilizes resources from Ad Fontes Media to effectively educate NGO staff, the general public, and local communities. Ad Fontes Media, known for its media bias chart and rigorous content analysis, offers a comprehensive framework for assessing the reliability and bias in news sources. By leveraging these tools, ARAC International conducts workshops and training sessions to improve critical thinking skills among its participants, enabling them to discern between fact-based reporting and biased or misleading information. This collaboration empowers individuals to make informed decisions and participate more actively in democratic processes, fostering a more media-literate society. Additionally, ARAC International utilizes Ad Fontes' resources to develop tailored media literacy programs that address the specific needs and challenges faced by communities and NGOs in navigating the complex media landscape.

NGO Security Risk Management

In partnership with IOSI Global, DisasterReady.org, and INSSA

ARAC International strategically amplifies its impact through alliances with the International NGO Safety and Security Association (INSSA) and DisasterReady.org. These partnerships are pivotal in offering advanced support, training, and advocacy for NGOs operating in challenging environments. By collaborating with INSSA, ARAC gains access to a wealth of expertise and resources in security risk management tailored specifically for NGOs. This enables them to provide cutting-edge training and support to NGO personnel, ensuring they are well-equipped to handle the complex security challenges they may face in the field. The partnership with DisasterReady.org further enhances ARAC's capabilities, as it provides access to a vast library of online training courses and resources focusing on disaster preparedness and response. This collaboration allows ARAC to offer comprehensive, up-to-date training modules on security risk management, emergency response, and crisis management, ensuring that NGO staff are not only prepared for the risks they may encounter but are also effective in mitigating and managing these risks. Through these alliances, ARAC International stands at the forefront of advocating for and enhancing the safety and security of NGOs globally, ensuring they can carry out their critical missions in even the most challenging contexts.

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Research, Analysis and Technical Support 

In partnership with Lladner Business Solutions, LLC and IOSI Global

ARAC International's mission is significantly enhanced by its utilization of services from a broad spectrum of vendors, including tech providers like Google, Microsoft, and Salesforce, specialized software like Maltego, and various open-source tools. This diverse technological arsenal is key in conducting in-depth research and analysis, developing user-friendly web portals, executing strategic communications, and creating insightful data visualizations. Each of these tools plays a specific role: Google's suite enhances collaborative research and data management; Microsoft's range of software supports everything from basic office tasks to complex analytical functions; Salesforce aids in managing relationships and interactions with stakeholders; and Maltego offers advanced capabilities for digital forensics and information gathering. Additionally, the use of open-source tools reflects ARAC's commitment to accessibility and adaptability, allowing for cost-effective solutions and the ability to tailor tools to specific project needs. This comprehensive use of technology enables ARAC to stay at the forefront of data-driven analysis and decision-making, ensuring that their strategies and communications are both effective and impactful in advancing their work across various domains, from human rights advocacy to security risk management.

Global Security Advocacy

Global security advocacy work involves a range of activities aimed at promoting and improving security at a global level. This work is often multifaceted, addressing various aspects of security, from physical safety and conflict resolution to cybersecurity and human rights. Key elements of global security advocacy include:

Global security advocacy is inherently interdisciplinary, requiring expertise in international relations, law, human rights, technology, conflict resolution, and more. The work is critical in shaping a more secure, peaceful, and just world

Human Rights Advocacy

Human rights advocacy work involves a range of activities and initiatives aimed at promoting and protecting human rights at both the local and global levels. It is grounded in the principles of human dignity, equality, and respect for individual rights and freedoms. The key elements of human rights advocacy work include:

Human rights advocacy is not limited to these activities and can take many forms, depending on the context and the specific human rights issues being addressed. Advocates can work in NGOs, international organizations, grassroots groups, legal practices, or independently. The overarching goal is to ensure that all individuals can exercise their rights and freedoms, as enshrined in international human rights laws and norms.