Call for Applications: Training of Trainers in Africa - Africa Regional Women Peacemakers Program




Call for Applications

Africa Regional Women Peacemakers Program

Training of Trainers in Africa


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The Africa Regional Women Peacemakers Program (ARWPP), a Program of International Fellowship of Reconciliation (IFOR) is committed to projecting Africa as a beacon for peaceful co-existence by enhancing the capacities of Africa women peace makers to promote gender sensitive active non-violence.


The Africa Desk of WPP intends to hold a Training of Trainers (ToT) to enhance participantsí skills in gender and nonviolence approaches and to expand the work of WPP in communities throughout Africa



Applicants must meet the following criteria:


  • Come from an environment of violent conflict is or an environment prone to violent conflict in the  Central African region

    Have previous experience in training using gender and non-violence tools

    Be willing to replicate the training in their organization and with other women groups

    Have good command of participatory methodologies

    Have strong communication and inter-cultural skills

    Make a commitment to replicate the training within six months upon their return home with the support of a mentor and their organization

    Fluency in English is required


If you satisfy these requirements, please proceed to answer the questions on the next page and return your application to the address below by September 1, 2007.



For more information, please contact:


Africa Regional Coordinator

Women Peacemakers Program

West Africa Network for Peace building (WANEP)

P. O. Box CT 4434


Accra Ghana

Tel. +233-21-221318

Fax +233-21-221735     






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