West Africa

PAYNCoP participates in the World Press Freedom Day in Accra

The World Press Freedom Day is a day designated to celebrate press freedom, right to free expression and the works of journalists. This year, UNESCO led the 25th celebration of World Press Freedom Day which took place in Accra, Ghana on 2 – 3 May. The celebration was patronized by both local and international delegates from across the world including journalists, media practitioners and media owners. The celebration was filled with cultural displays and a sense of freedom for all

PAYNCoP Participates at the 4th Leadership Workshop on Global Citizenship Education (GCED)

Every year, since 2015, approximately 55 dynamic youth leaders from across the world, gather in the beautiful city of Seoul to engage in a structured dialogue and capacity building Workshop on the leadership of Global Citizenship Education (GCED). The sessions, spread across a tediously but fun-filled 5 days, are intentionally designed to help participants develop effective advocacy strategies that would maximize youth contribution in achieving SDG 4.7 through the promotion of global citizenship. The Youth Leadership Workshop on GCED is

Sub- Regional workshop on Promoting Peace Culture and managing cultural Diversity in African Member State

PAYNCoP participated in a Sub- Regional workshop on Promoting Peace Culture and managing cultural Diversity in African Member State, organised by the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) in The Gambia 25th-26th June 2018. The forum, whose objectives are (a)to promote a culture of peace , Tolerance and citizenship amongst groups of society; (b) to highlight the Islamic values and their roles in fostering a culture of Peace and cultural diversity, and (c) to boost Participatory Management of cultural