Peace Education Promotion Program (PEPP)

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVE: To promote peaceful coexistence and harmony; in order to enhance greater opportunities for youth empowerment and development.

ACTIVITIES:

  • Organize & participate in annual peace day celebrations (21st September).
  • Build capacity of youths and community leaders in nonviolent skills.
  • Establish peace clubs in schools (primary, secondary & tertiary institutions).
  • Organize peace camp for youth & community leaders
  • Organize radio talk shows on peace building & conflict transformation.

OUTCOMES:

  • Increased acceptance and use of non-violent methods to resolve conflicts.
  • A violence free society that is increasingly harmonious and peaceful as people understand the benefits of diversity in their midst.
  • Reduced hostility and tension in the community as mutual trust and confidence is developed.