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Educational Programmes

Our educational programmes are directed towards providing volunteer teachers to assist in teaching and learning activities in deprive rural schools. The potential volunteers are also well trained on effective teaching and learning skills, how to work in conflict areas. We also focus much attention on conflicts prone areas in Ghana where we have identify that the conflict situations are further deepening the willingness of teachers from going to these areas.

We also engage in community peace education where teachers and volunteers are well equipped to embark on community one-on-one and mass peace education. We implement this on our Rural Peace Project

Training Programmes

The Centre offers certificate programmes in collaboration with other educational agencies and universities for HND, Diploma, undergraduate students, graduates, civil servants, youth and community leaders, staff of NGOs, and other individuals in the fields of:

  • Conflict Analysis and Prevention
  • Certificate in Peace Education
  • Conflict Resolution and Mediation
  • Good Governance and Democracy
  • Human Rights Education
  • Public Accountability
  • Organizational Management
  • Project Management and Analysis
  • Entrepreneurship and Proposal Writing
  • Youth and Development
  • Community Research, Writing and Publications
  • Negotiation Skills
  • ICT
  • Leadership

Lecturers and Resource Persons are drawn from the University of Ghana, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, University for Development Studies, University of Education among others

Conferences and Workshops

We organize conferences to discuss issues of both national and global interest. This conferences bring together personalities in diverse fields to present papers on some pertinent issues.

Our workshops are to provide specific skills for volunteers and staffs on specific projects.

Seminars

These was organized to students on how to become responsible and successful personalities in the future. we also give them skills for learning and wrtiting examinations.

 

Researches

The Centre researches into problems of national interest. The Center is currently launched research on:

1. 'Access to financial services by rural households in Ashanti and Brong Ahafo Regions of Ghana'..help fund this project, download

2. 'The impact of students (higher level) to students (lower level) academic education in Volta and Northern Regions of Ghana' ..help fund this project, download

3. 'Provision of alternative livelihood for people in conflict area: is it the possible way of ending conflict-a case study of Bawku Municipality-Upper East Region and Yendi- Northern Region, Ghana' ..help fund this project, download

 

 

 

 

"Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous" -- George Bernard Shaw

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