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The Kumekucha project was selected as one of the top 10 winning projects from the Paris Peace Forum. Very excited and honored!

Looking forward to collaborating!

Our Thanks also go out to:

  • Hon. Ali Hassan Joho 

  • County Government Of Mombasa 

  • SambaSports Youth Agenda 

  • U.S. Embassy Nairobi

Remember, #standforpeace #ParisPeaceForum

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One more day at the Paris Peace Forum 11-13 Nov

Last day of Kumekucha at the Paris Peace Forum! Here is Kaltuma yesterday explaining the Kumekucha program in the pitch session. She is explaining how social healing is fundamental to stability, peace and governance.

#StandforPeace #KumekuchaMombsa #ResourceforPeace #countygovernmentofmombasa

 

Proud moments from the Paris Peace Forum! Nov 11-13 2018

CVE Director of Mombasa County Munira Hamisi and our Executive Director Angi Maina sharing on the importance of healing our collective trauma. Mombasa County was the first County to localize and adapt the National Countering Violent Extremism Action Plan.

GSN knew the importance of partnering with the Mombasa County Government to build a collaborative framework to transform violence in Mombasa County for a brighter future with our President Uhuru Kenyatta, Ambassador Martin Kimani and Governor Joho.

#Kenya #Mombasacounty #parispeaceforum #standforpeace

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Introducing Juma Salim: oct 2018

Green String Network is proud of Juma Salim.

Salim has been identified and honored as a 2018 Head of State Commendation for his exemplary services in Peace Building and P/CVE work in Nairobi.

He was presented with the 2018 Shujaa (Hero) Award at the Kenya national Mashujaa Day Celebrations this past weekend, which was presided over by his Excellency President of Kenya Honorable Uhuru Kenyatta.

Salim is also the Kumekucha Community Coordinator in Magenjo, Nairobi.

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‘Kumekucha - It’s a new Dawn, at the @ParisPeaceForum! Nov 11-13 2018

We are extremely excited and so proud to announce that we have been selected to present our project ‘Kumekucha - It’s a new Dawn, at the @ParisPeaceForum!

We’ll be joining other governance leaders, civil society representatives and NGOs in creating pathways towards a peaceful and sustainable future!

Peace & Security - Our theme:
Our project Kumekucha - It's a new Dawn, aims to tackle 'countering violent extremism (CVE) intervention'. #PeaceandSecurity cannot be reached if we don’t use our individual potential for #worldpeacecollective responsibility.

Read about us and other projects that will take the floor at @ParisPeaceForum 
Come join us & take part! #StandForPeace
https://parispeaceforum.org/come-take-part/

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