Afripeace Foundation-USA to organise leadership training for Niger Delta youths

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Afripeace Foundation-USA is organizing a Peace Leadership Training Camp For Nigerian Youth Leaders under the promotion of a culture of Peace.

Professor Ernest Uwazie, Director, Center for African Peace and Conflict Resolution, California State University, Sacramento, USA

CO-TRAINERS: Rev. Barrister/Dr. Carol Njoku, Young Negotiators and Mediators Association of Nigeria
Mr. Colins Imoh, Peace Partners Initiative, Nigeria

Guest Presenters: To be determined!
TARGET PARTICIPANTS: Senior Secondary/high School Students, School/University Peace Clubs, Undergraduate students, and aspiring youth leaders in Nigeria, with particular attention to the Northeastern & Niger Delta regions of Nigeria.
Training will cover the following:

Conflict Resolution, Peace and Nonviolence, Rule of law, Effective Communication, Girl/Youth rights and development in a democracy, Information technology and social media, Job Skills: tips for successful job interviews; Resume/CV development and Environmental and Personal Safety; Resisting extremism and a culture of impunity. Respect for diversity and human rights.
Fee: US $250/per participant. Sponsorships/Scholarships will be made available to participants based on how much each will be willing to pay for the camp.
Space for workshop is limited to first 100paid/qualified applicants!!!
The fee covers: Feeding, Boarding, Training Materials, space/facilities, local transportation, and reproduction of materials for the participants, plus local program coordination and select guest travel.

Participants are expected to check in for boarding and registration from 8am-11am on July 20, 2015, at Government Secondary  School, Owerri, and depart at 1pm on July 25, 2015.

Participant Sponsorships, as tax deductible donations, are invited/appreciated, and will be properly acknowledged*:

Pay online via paypal:

Or: Make check payable to Afripeace Foundation, mail: P.O. Box 293924, Sacramento CA 95829.

Prizes for 3 participants available: Best boy and girland overall participants: i.e. laptops, video cameras, ipad.

• Afripeace Foundation-USA is a 501©3 non-profit organization dedicated to promoting US-Africa relations through peace education and cross-cultural exchanges. 95% of donations/sponsorships go to direct support of the program.
Call Pantaleon on 07036330505 for more information.

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