The Asian Academy for Peace Research and Development (in short Asian Peace Academy) is a Kathmandu based not for Profit Company, specialising in areas including, peacebuilding and conflict transformation, community development and governance Monitoring and Evaluation. With vision and mission of contributing to peaceful, just and prosperous society in the country, Asian Academy works with and for peacebuilding and development organisations in Kathmandu and internationally to identify local peacebuilding and development needs and support and accompanies relevant stakeholders and institutions for building local capacities that are essential to build peace, foster non- violent means of addressing differences, address governance problems and accelerate development. Recognising that building capacities is a key to achieving its vision and mission, Asian Academy engages in building capacities of local peace and development actors, particularly including youth, women, marginalised groups, political actors, civil society organisations and local government actors.
"As a Platform CSPPS brings together a variety of civil society actors involved in peacebuilding and conflict prevention both at local, national and international levels. Through ongoing constructive engagement and partnership with duty bearers and other key stakeholder we aim to safeguard meaningful engagement and inclusion of civil society."