Sustainable peace in Africa: Empowering civil society in conflict prevention and mediation
10:00 Panel 1: Facilitation, dialogue and consensus building: How to build inclusive and participatory mechanisms in vulnerable societies?
Lyandro Komakech, Member of Parliament, former Senior Research Officer, Refugee Law Project, School of Law, Makerere University, Uganda
Tundu Lissu, Member of Parliament, former President of Tanganyika Law Society, Tanzania
Daisy Amdany, Executive Director of the Community Advocacy and Awareness (CRAWN) Trust, Kenya
Mariam Toure Keita, Gender and Human Rights Assistant, EUCAP Sahel Mali
Laurie Mincieli, UN Liaison Officer, Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict (GPPAC)
Moderated by Sabina Wölkner, Head of the Multinational Development Policy Dialogue, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung
12:00 Panel 2: Capacity building, funding and international cooperation for early warning and conflict prevention: How to make it work?
Guy Banim, Expert on preventive diplomacy, European Institute for Peace, Cap Verde
Rafiu Adeniran Lawal, National Coordinator, The Nigerian Youth 4 Peace Initiative (NYPI)
Mareike Schomerus, Research Director of the Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium, ODI
Moderated by Carolin Löprich, Research Associate, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung