Leadership training through the internship program (Uganda)
IAYSP-Uganda is running an Internship Project that started on 20 September and will end on 30 October 2021. In an attempt to actualize and promote its education program on Peace, Conflict Prevention, Management, Resolution and conflict transformation, Character Education and development, and Leadership training among the youths.
The project aims to equip University students (especially those from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences) with additional skills in social life, character development, conflict prevention, resolution, management and transformation, and leadership. In that way, so that they can create peaceful communities. This project is tackling the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 4,5,16, and 17.
Eight participants from 3 different public universities have registered so far. But due to Covid-19 Standard Operating Procedures (S.O.P), IAYSP is accepting seven additional participants who will commence on the first week of October. The number will increase to 15 participants. These participants come from public and private universities, such as Makerere, Kyambogo, MUBS, Kampala International University, and Nkumba.