Tanzanian police officer Grace Ngassa (left), serving with the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID), interacts with a woman resident of Zam Zam camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs), near El Fasher, capital of North Darfur (UN Photo/Albert González Farran)
DIRCO invited ACCORD to speak at a meeting providing participants with an overview of official negotiation and mediation structures in Africa.
ACCORD was invited by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) to be a resource person at the International Women’s Capacity Building Programme on Conflict Resolution, Negotiation, Mediation and Constitution on 01-02 March 2018, in Pretoria, South Africa. The training sessions focused on understanding conflict and negotiations and mediation structures in Africa. The sessions aimed to provide participants with an overview of the official negotiations and mediation structures in Africa. ACCORD was represented by Mr Kwezi Mngqibisa, General Manager: Operations, and Ms Stephanie de Freitas, programme officer, Operations.