Center for African Peace and Conflict Resolution

Contact Information

Ernest E. Uwazie, CAPCR, Director & Professor

California State University, Sacramento
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6085
Phone: 1-(916)-278-6282
Fax: 1-(916)-278-3429

CAPCR provides conflict resolution, conciliation, peace-building services & research for African (Diaspora) groups, governments, organizations and families.

The Center for African Peace and Conflict Resolution (CAPCR) is located in the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) at California State University, Sacramento. Sacramento State is one of 23 campuses of the California State University system - the largest system of senior higher education in the world. CAPCR draws upon the resources of a highly trained interdisciplinary team of faculty and conflict resolution experts committed to the Center's mission. The Center also draws on the unique assets of Sacramento State, California's Capital University.

Here are a few ways we reach out to the community:

Training and Education

CAPCR faculty offer training in mediation, negotiation and arbitration, and peace-building, peace-making and conciliation strategies.

Upcoming Action: Sunday May 18, 2014 12-1:00 PM

#Bring Our Girls Home Capital Protest- To be held at the California State Capital, 10T/L Street, Sacramento. Bring family and friends  and spread the word.

Report on the event in the Sacramento Bee

Flyer for Bring Our Girls HomeUpcoming Training:


CAPCR faculty conducts conflict resolution program evaluations, and prepares and presents conferences/seminars and requests for proposals.

Direct Service     NEWLETTER NOW AVAILABLE Volume 7 Number 6 Spring/Fall 2013

Press Release regarding the 2014 Peace Awards Dinner (Awardees include Rev. Dr. Ephraim Williams, St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, Sacramento)

See Video of CAPCR 2014 Peace Awardees

CAPCR faculty provides group facilitation advice, focus groups, mediation and arbitration, negotiation advice, and election observation/supervision.

2014 Conflict Resolution Training Workshop June 23-27, 2014