About the Activity
Training of Local Council Leaders
The overall objective was to train Local Council leaders on the role of women participation in conflict resolution in their communities. Forty (40)Local Council leaders were selected from twelve sub counties of Busiro North and East, they were sensitized on the role of women in conflict and GBV prevention, early warning response mechanisms and decision-making processes so as to change their attitudes towards women engagement in conflict resolution during the one-day workshop at Twin Tower Hotel on 18th May, 2021. The workshop consisted of two major sessions: each involved presentation from the facilitator followed by a panel discussion on the importance of women’s meaningful participation in peace processes and political agreements, and lastly, Q&A discussions where English and Luganda was used simultaneously.