Member Qualifications

Demonstrating a Dedication Towards Sustainable Peacebuilding, Learning, and Responsibility

Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP) members must meet the following criteria for membership within the organization:

  • Demonstrate a dedication to building sustainable peace and security worldwide.
  • Demonstrate commitment to evaluation and learning and to conducting effective, responsible, and innovative peacebuilding work.
  • Contribute an annual membership fee. See below for dues levels.

Organizational and Professional membership applicants are subject to a vetting process, and must meet the additional criteria below:

  • Organizations must be nongovernmental in nature.
  • Organizations must provide financial information (in the form of a 990 or other qualifying document) regarding their total organizational revenue.

Nongovernmental organizations are subject to a vetting process upon application for membership. Annual membership dues for AfP member organizations are due on February 15th of each year, and dues amounts are based on the organization’s revenue, as outlined in the accompanying chart.

Revenue Size
$500,000 or less
$500,001 – $900,000
$900,001 – $1.5 million
$1.5 – $10 million
$10 – $50 million
$50 – $100 million
$100 – $200 million
$200 million +

Annual Dues

Professionals – $100

Individuals engaged in applied peacebuilding activities with five or more years of experience. Professionals are listed on the website and have special privileges within the membership.

Individuals – $50

Individuals interested and committed to peacebuilding in their communities and across the world.

Student/Young Professionals – $30

Students or young professionals with less than five years of work experience.

Visit the How To Apply page for application instructions. For questions about membership, contact our Manager for Membership and Operations, Stephanie Budaker, at