Applications are open for the Partners for Peace Summit in Cameroon Can there be personal success or community development when there is an absence of peace? Is your organization advocating or contributing to peacebuilding in Africa? Are you looking for the key to self-development to help you and your team increase your work efficiency? After a successful partners’ retreat in Uruguay, World Peace Initiative once again offers you the opportunity to advocate and partner for sustainable peace. In awareness of the special need to develop young peace activists and synergize organizations who can respond to the needs of the African continent; World Peace Initiative will host, for the first time in Cameroon, an exclusive two-day Partners’ Summit for organizations, companies, universities, national and international institutions in Africa, interested in building a culture of peace as part of their Corporate Social Responsibility.
Eligibility Organizations, companies, universities or institutions can come from any country within Central and West Africa. Organizations should have previously partnered with us at the time of submitting the application in order to be eligible to receive the airfare support. Candidates representing an organization need to have completed 7 days of our online Life Enrichment program by February 28th . Note that in order to submit the application form, representatives do not need to have completed the online program. Representatives should have good proficiency in either written or spoken English or French language. Representatives should be optimistic, open-minded, show leadership potential, and have a genuine interest in peace. Organizations should be working on or supporting peace as part of Corporate Social Responsibility Representatives should send a recommendation letter from their organizations. More than one person can represent an organization. The deadline for submission of application form is January 31, 2015. Eligible Countries Sierra Leone, Liberia , Guinea, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of the Congo, Sao Tome and Principe, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Chad, Benin, Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Mauritania, Cape Verde, Senegal, Niger, Guinea Bissau, Mali, Togo, Ghana, Gambia, Burkina Faso, St.Helena