The Council for International Conflict Resolution (RIKO)

National Network

Dronningensgade 14
1420 København K

+45 23863363
Organisation Type
Non-Governmental Organization
Year of Establishment
Fields of Activity
  1. Democracy and community development
  2. Environment/Sustainable development
  3. International/Cultural relations
  4. Research
General Information
RIKO is a think-thank with the purpose of promoting non-military conflict resolution. In particular RIKO seeks to influence Danish foreign policy regarding international conflicts and contribute with solution-oriented analysis of current conflicts, critical discussion of Danish foreign policy and the spread of information, mediation and the use of international conflict resolution.
Mission and Objectives

RIKOs mission is to contribute to a real democratic dialogue and informed decision-making basis for Danish foreign policy.
Therefore RIKO is working to promote dialogue on innovative, alternative and long-term strategies in Danish foreign policy. As well as it is RIKOs vision to promote non-violent solutions on international conflicts.
RIKO wishes from a conflict resolutions perspective to visualize all essential parties views during conflicts of interest and armed conflicts.
RIKO works for maintaining the tradition in Danish foreign policy about solving international problems and conflicts in compliance with UN’s principals and international law.

Main Projects / Activities

Research, analysis and interviews on our webpage.
Events on current conflicts, international conflict resolution and Danish foreign policy.

How can you contribute to the Network in your country?

RIKO can contribute with relevant analysis on conflict international resolution. As well as RIKO can be a platform for sharing of ideas and perspectives on dialogue, negotiations and and conflict resolution.

Why do you want to join the ALF Network?

In RIKO we want to be part of the ALF Network to join the network of other organizations, institutions and private persons working on promoting dialogue. Also with the purpose of meeting other civil society actors in Denmark, EU and the Mediterranean region with the possibility for future collaboration.
Further we wish to take part of the networks arrangements and capacity building meetings both in Denmark and internationally

Contact (1) Full Name
Jørn Boye Nielsen
Job Title
Chairman of the board
Head of the organisation
Jørn Boye Nielsen