Reflection workshop on the occasion of the National Heroes Day LUMUMBA and KABILA (DR Congo)

IAYSP-DR Congo organized a Reflection workshop, at the New Presidential Gallery Building, in the city of Kinshasa on January 16th, 2020. There were 53 participants physically and 140 online (Zoom, Facebook).

The International Association of Youth and Students for Peace(IAYSP)-RD Congo co-organized with the Cabinet Short Way Consulting and the Youth Movement (MPJC) as its partners, a reflection workshop on the occasion of the National Day. The purpose was to materialize its education program on Peace, Security, Prevention, and Peaceful Conflict Resolution, dedicated to the National Heroes Emeri Patrice LUMUMBA and Laurent Désiré KABILA.

On this occasion, the officials (Leaders) of youth organizations addressed subjects focused primarily on the purposes of the program mentioned above in the Democratic Republic of Congo, particularly in its eastern, southern, and central parts; plagued by insecurity due to a strong presence of militias and armed groups.

It was also an occasion of officially presenting in front of other young people, the winners of the first edition of the Young Heroes Award, to stimulate them to participate massively in the next edition.