African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM) known by its French acronym as MIPREDA was an outcome of the 1995 Fourth World Conference in Beijing on women where the significant initiative was taken to establish the African First Ladies Forum by African wives of Heads of state/President who  came together  as ambassadors of peace during the conference. The initiative was taken by the First Ladies of Nigeria, Gambia, Benin, Uganda, Lesotho and Burundi to undertake peace mission to the rest of Africa and advocate for the inclusion of women in negotiation teams to serve as mechanisms of conflict prevention, management and resolution throughout Africa.