British Council’s Active Citizen Training at Gebre Guracha

Initiative Africa with Shalom humanitarian Development Association is cascading the Activ citizen’s program funded by the British Council. This week, from August 15 – 18, 2019 will be at Gebre Guracha, Oromia Region. The program will be given to the micro small Enterprise groups and 2018+2019 graduates. Follow for more to come all over Ethiopia

TOR on School Clubs

This ToR is out for Youth and Student based Organizations who want to work with IA on Establishing / Strengthening School clubs in 20 selected schools in Addis Ababa and Teach Life skill and SRH educations.

Please read the attached ToR Document for better Understanding

TOR on School Clubs

TOR on School Clubs

For those who are interested, Please provide your Project and Financial Proposal as well as a draft workplan until 5:00 PM of October 2, 2019 through the following emails:

abenezer.t@initiativeafrica.net   or     abitade20@gmail.com

Bringing civic education

Initiative Africa presents Bringing civic education to life with dialogue and debate in divided societies, @Jimma college of teachers Education in collaboration with youth and cultural development foundation YCDF.

Panel discussion on gender equality in the human right perspective

Initiative Africa in collaboration with Light Ethiopia held a panel discussion on gender equality in the human right perspective. Dr.Abate, President of Wollo University was a guest of honor in addition Assistant professor Sebsib Hadis, had a presentation on what leaders and leadership is.

School Violence Assessment Facilitators Training – Mekele

Initiative Africa held its Forth School Violence Assessment Facilitators Training and Workshop that took place in Mekele City with ASDEPO starting from April 08 – 10, 2019. Training Teachers and school administration on Identification, Assessment and reporting of School Violence and Bulling index.  14

School Violence Assessment Facilitators Training – Kombolcha

Initiative Africa held its third School Violence Assessment Facilitators Training and Workshop that took place in Kombolcha City with Light Ethiopia starting from April 19 – 20, 2019. Training Teachers and school administration on Identification, Assessment and reporting of School Violence and Bulling index. 

School Violence Assessment Facilitators Training

Initiative Africa held its first and second School Violence Assessment Facilitators Training and Workshop that took place in Hawassa and Addis Ababa with COC-Ethiopia and Shalom respectively Starting from April 08 – 13. Training over 50 Teachers and school administration on Identification, Assessment and reporting of School Violence and Bulling index.

Project agreement with the Embassy of Czech Republic

Initiative Africa meet with the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Addis Ababa at the Embassy compound to discussed the continuous partnership on the projects being done. IA has signed a project agreement with the Embassy on a project titled “Improving school based violence prevention programs through meaningful planning”. The project will focus on reducing school violence and will be implemented in selected 12 secondary schools in Addis Ababa. The agreement is signed Yesterday by  H.E. Pavel Mikeš, Czech Ambassador to FDRE and Mr. Kebour Ghenna, Executive Director of Initiative Africa.

 

Anti Bulling Campaign – Essay Contest Update

Initiative Africa is having an award ceremony on the 13th of February, 2019 for the Essay Contest on Anti Bulling Campaign.

MCH’s – 50:50 Program Launch

January 22, 2019, IA launched the 50:50 program for media Houses. This program works with the media houses to focus on:

  • Women’s Image on the media and what it teaches and creates a picture with the viewer
  • The portrayal of gender as a stereotypical ways that endorses social views of gender issues
  • Depiction of the relationship between men and women emphasized on traditional roles and normalize violence against women