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Johannesburg, South Africa played host to 58 Peace activists and scholars from Africa, America, and Europe on July 25-26, 2014. The occasion was the FOURTH INTERNATIONAL AFRICA PEACE AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION CONFERENCE with the theme: "Alternative Dispute Resolution and Peace Studies in Africa: Lessons, Prospects and Challenges". The Conference which held at Protea Hotel. Balalaika Sandton was co-hosted by The African Centre for The Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD) and Centre for African Peace and Conflict Resolution (CAPCR).

The conference started with opening and welcome remarks from the Deputy Director, ACCORD, South Africa, Mr. Jerome Sachane, and The Founder and Executive Director, CAPCR-CSU-Sacramento, USA, Prof. Ernest Uwazie. A total of 27 scholarly papers on Peace and Conflict Resolution were presented including a keynote address by Mr. Dumisa Ntsebeza. One of the highlights of the Conference was the presentation by the Vice-chancellor, Madonna University, Nigeria, Prof Chuks Emmanuel Ezedum. The Paper titled "EFFICACY OF EDEH'S CHARITY PEACE MODEL AMONG NIGERIANS" was hailed by all the participants as novel and great.

The paper attracted a lot of attention from the conference participants who were overwhelmed by the simplicity and practicability of the model. The model was hailed as the greatest revelation of the conference.