The West Africa Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP) would like to announce the start of admissions to the West Africa Peacebuilding Institute (WAPI).
This year’s Institute will be held from 05th to 23rd September, 2011 at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) in Accra, Ghana.
WAPI is a three-week intensive training program that aims to strengthen the capacity of civil society-based peacebuilding practitioners and institutions in order to promote the development of indigenous responses to conflict.
Six courses will be offered during the three-week period, each week having two 5-day intensive courses running concurrently. The courses are highly interactive and participatory, blending theory and practice in the field of peacebuilding.
Admission to WAPI is open to practitioners, students, policy makers and civil society members and individuals interested in peacebuilding, processes of dialogue and mediation, conflict and development, cross-border crimes, electoral disputes management, youth and peace education, conflict prevention and gender.
Please find details in both French and English on the courses and fees and application forms (English and French) attached. Send the completed application form to:
Deadline for submission of application document is 30th July, 2011.
Please circulate this information to colleagues and institutions that may be interested.
You could also visit our website for further details or regular update on the training: www.wanep.org