This issue covers several articles which are as follows: 1)Reforming the World Trade, Aid and Security System 2) The Reflection on Peace Agreements in Africa 3)Conditions for Peace: The State, Private Sector and Civil Society 4)Building Peace in Angola 5)Women, Peace Processes and Peacekeeping Operations: A Conflict Management Perspective 6)Small Arms Proliferation: A Major Challenge for Post-Conflict Peace Building in Africa.