Mothers for Peace

The Timbuktu Institute’s Educating for Peace program at the heart of educational establishments (Mothers for Peace).

As part of its Observatory of Religious Radicalism and Conflict in Africa (ORCRA) and related activities through its “Educating for Peace” program in schools (Mothers for Peace), Timbuktu Institute actively participates in awareness campaigns aimed at “women, youth, religious and tribal leaders, the community and the media on the effects and consequences of violent extremism, in line with recommendation 5 of the Bamako Declaration.

Thorough research is needed to better document the significant involvement of women in the prevention and resolution of conflicts at a time when the complexity of crises (especially inter-community ones) requires an approach that allows for endogenous, and not necessarily military or security, strategies.

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