FECCLAHA held a three days Regional Training of Women Peace Builders with the aim of linking knowledge/skills to approaches and interventions. Participants of the training were women leaders drawn from the Christian and Muslim faiths and from different countries in the region. The Countries represented in the training were Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. The training focused on the following topics:
The Role of Women in peace building from a Biblical and Islamic Perspective.
Orientation to the Community, National, and Regional Dimensions of violent conflicts and women.
Exposure to Peace Building and Conflict Transformation; Mediation as a means of peace building and conflict transformation.
Exposure to Global and Regional instruments for Women and Peace Building.
Exposure to Conflict Early Warning and Early Response.