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NEWS AND EVENTS




BRIEF ON PAST EVENTS

Since our establishment, we have organised the following activities;


• In 2017 - Nigeria Youth4Peace Initiative in Conjunction With Nigeria Youth Network On Countering Violent Extremism Organised Stakeholder Sensitization On The Prevention Of Violent Conflict And The Need To Support Peace Education In Agbowo Community.


• 2017 - National Youth Summit on “Youth Participation In Countering Violent Extremism: Opportunities and Challenges” held at the University of Ibadan.


• 2017 - Organised Inter-Ethnic sporting competitions between Adankolo and Kabawa in Kogi State, North Central, Nigeria.


• 2017 - Two Years Commemoration of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 2250 in Ibadan


• 2016 - National Workshop on “Peacebuilding in the 21st Century: Revisiting United Nations Security Council Resolution 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security”.


• Peace education for high schools students in Lagos, Oyo, and Kogi State.





UPCOMING PROGRAMME

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NEWS

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MEDIA - OUR MEMBERS IN THE NEWS

• Youth and sustainable peace in Nigeria
https://www.pmnewsnigeria.com/2016/10/27/youth-and-sustainable-peace-in-nigeria


• Boko Haram in Nigeria: Historical and socio political economic exploration: A review of Kola Ibrahim work
https://www.globalresearch.ca/boko-haram-in-nigeria-historical-and-political-economic-exploration/5498451


• My Story: How I began working for Peace
http://www.positiveyouthsafrica.org/my-story-how-i-began-working-for-peace/


• Body urges youth to rise against terrorism
https://dailytimes.ng/body-urges-youths-rise-terrorism/


• The Nigerian Activist who lead Youth Effort against Violent Extremism
https://www.sfcg.org/nigeria-activist-youth-violent-extremism/


• Kaduna Declaration: A breach of Peaceful Coexistence.
https://www.theinfostride.com/2017/06/kaduna-declaration-a-breach-of-peaceful-coexistence-ny4pi/


• Discussing Solutions to Violent Extremism with Nigerian Youth
http://www.ng.undp.org/content/nigeria/en/home/presscenter/articles/2017/05/17/discussing-solutions-to-violent-extremism-with-nigerian-youth.html


• UN: How to Position Youth for Leadership
http://thenationonlineng.net/un-position-youths-leadership/


• The UN Security Council has given Youth a tool for empowerment
https://yali.state.gov/the-u-n-security-council-has-given-youth-a-tool-for-empowerment/


"It is not enough to talk about peace, one must believe in it. It is not enough to believe in it one must work for it." - Eleanor Roosvelt

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