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INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA

by BENGLS CENTRE
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA
INCLUSIVE YOUTH DRIVE AT BINDURI IN GHANA

Summary

The project objective is to challenge the problem of socio-political-ethnic violence which has become more entrenched among the youth in Ghana as a result of social process. It is to prevent and counter narratives by providing platforms of discussion through an interfaith/socio-cultural exchange platform strategies on the essence of peace and security for development in the selected communities to educate, sensitize, train and empower the youth in rural/urban communities.

$75
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4
donors
0
monthly donors
1
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Challenge

Ghana is made up of multiple ethnic groups that are often susceptible to malign ethno-religious and political cleavages (Aning & Abdallah 2013). Membership of youthful movements are driven first and foremost by individual monetary and other political interests, these constitute a source of tension and violence in Ghana. The Binduri District is not exempted from the aforementioned factors where clashes between tribe & political parties has been recorded leading to deaths and injuries for .

Solution

1.To educate and sensitize identified youthful groups on socio-cultural and political violence to build trust and partnership among the youth in the communities selected; 2. ToUndertake a capacity building training for youth leaders on issues concerning violent extremism; 3.To Conduct project orientation workshop with district assemblies and communities leaders and hold share and learn meeting; and 4. To Set- up task groups from the youth to organize recreation and sports programs.

Long-Term Impact

a) Increase knowledge and skills among 160 youth on on issues relating to violent extremism would be enhanced; b) Increased awareness of 300 youth on prevention and countering violent extremism; c) Platforms created for stakeholders (youth leaderships) to share and learn their experiences on project;and d) To serve as an early warning system.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a DOCX file (projdoc.docx).

Organization Information

BENGLS CENTRE

Location: Accra, Greater Accra - Ghana
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Project Leader:
CHRIST BOATENG
Accra, Greater Accra Ghana

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