Community Initiative for Enhanced Peace and Development is a non- profit,
private organization with the aim of promoting community
development by ensuring/ enhancing peaceful co-existence and
cooperation. We believe in “Restoring the dignity and worth of
human person”!
CIEPD stems from the passion to foster development in the rural
communities by creating an enable environment for peace building
activities – conflict management and resolution through participatory
community approach. CIEPD has forged partnerships with civil society
organizations and other stakeholders working to ensure peace
co-existence and sustainable development of communities in the
Niger Delta.



CIEPD currently has about 10 employees organized into four operational departments under one Executive Director. The departments are Programs that manage donor funded-programs, Administration and Finance that provides administrative and financial support for the organization, and Service that provides direct services to the public. The direct services include Conflict Management/Gender based Violence, Governance, Capacity building (Training) and Economy (Entrepreneurship). OUR STAFF


We operate in full-stack project teams, with full-time staff, interns and volunteers working closely together on several projects in the Niger-Delta region. We’re proud of what we’ve done together and we think you’ll be happy too!