This Issue comprises several articles entitled as follows: 1)The Palestine-Israel Conflict: Lessons from South Africa’s Democratic Transition 2)Evaluating Women’s Participation in Transitional Justice and Governance: A Community Dialogue Process in Liberia 3)An Evaluation of the Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation’s Ex-Combatant Policy Dialogue Project 4)Peacemaking in the ECOWAS Region: Challenges and Prospects 5)Women Building Peace: Somali Women in Puntland and Somaliland 6)Conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Political and Profit Interests 7)The Politicisation of the Mirigu-Kandiga Conflict in Ghana’s 2008 Elections: Questioning the Electoral Peace Paradigm 8)Post-Conflict Justice in Rwanda: A Comparative Analysis of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and Gacaca Courts.