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 #AntiBullyingweek #ChooseRespect #MakeChangeHappen

 #AntiBullyingweek It’s #AntiBullyingweek with a theme of #ChooseRespect join our campaign and to #MakeChangeHappen #share this post to take a #stand_against_bullying #InitiativeAfrica. People under 25 will, at some point, experience bullying. As a result, 1 in 3 will #selfHarm, #grades_drop, will experience #socialanxiety, #undermined_selfesteem, and #depression. This year we are using #AntiBullyingWeek to encourage people to #SpeakUp about bullying by having an #EssayWritingContest in schools all over #AddisAbaba.

#TypesOfBullying #ChooseRespect #MakingChangeHappen

#TypesOfBullying #ChooseRespect #MakingChangeHappen #Physical_bullying includes hitting, kicking, tripping, pinching and pushing or damaging property. … #Verbal_bullying includes name calling, insults, teasing, intimidation, homophobic or racist remarks… #Emotional_bullying includes harassment, disrespect,mistreat, hostility… #Cyber_bullying Stalking, Hacking accounts, hate messages, anonymous threats ..

Call for Students – Anti-Bulling Writing Contest

IA is calling for bright young Secondary students for a Writing Contest based on the international week of Anti-Bulling based on the following criteria: School bullying (Physical, verbal, emotional and cyber-bullying) in schools 500 – 1000 words max English or Amharic language Submission and Deadline: Submission deadline on November 25, 2018, 5:00 PM with the […]

Active Citizens Training – British Council

Initiative Africa was part of a training delivered by @British Council on #Active_Citizens #Social_Enterprise A world where people are empowered to engage peacefully & effectively with other cultures in the sustainable development of communities. #Globally_Connected_Locally_Engaged

Initiative Africa Working With Sida To Support Gender Equality In 4 Regional States, Addis Ababa And Dire Dawa

Initiative Africa is working with Embassy of Sweden/Sida to support the project entitled MAKING CHANGE HAPPEN to promote gender equality. This project has four components: Reduction of Gender-Based Violence in schools and the workplace Sexual Reproductive Health Education in secondary schools Media and Communication to Promote Gender Equality Gender Mainstreaming in the workplace, (private and NGOs). The project […]

IA Looking To Partner With Packard Foundation And Oromia Development Agency

In partnership with the Packard Foundation and the Oromia Development Agency (ODA), Initiative Africa is exploring ways to develop programmes that focus on youth development particularly better sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), sexual and reproductive health education and youth-friendly services. The SRHR education is intended for boys and girls who are aged 12 -18, the program […]

IA Benefiting From USAID’s Local Capacity Development Program

Initiative Africa is currently benefitting from USAID’s Local Capacity Development (LCD) program. The primary goal of LCD is to strengthen the management capacity of local implementing partners so that they adopt strong systems which are fully compliant with USAID’s grant requirements. This is to ultimately create a pool of qualified, USAID-ready local organizations that are eligible to receive, […]