The University of Peace in Africa is learn and change project, designed and initiated by APTE (Germany) and its local african partners AMI (Rwanda) and CIPCRE (Cameroon). It is yearly organised as a full boarding Campus (concept  ‘summer university’) in a different african country following invitation from local Peace activists and organisations. Its mission is to offer a panafrican forum of active teaching, creative training and new experiencing of methods and tools in Peace work.

UPA aims, year by year, to create and reinforce (new) capacities and courageous attitudes of Peace Builders as genuine catalysts in their respective communities and societies.

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13th CAMPUS in french and english RWANDA 2018
NEW DATES: 15.07.-05.08.

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UPABP - Panafrican Union of Peace Builders
The network of 220 Laureates of 15 years' UPA: Peace Builders from 30 countries, in various responsibilities and strategic positions, joining their country GEP-Empathy and Peace Group (It is not how far we have came, but how far we can go)

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PROGRAMM INOVAR -  Intervention NOn-Violente Active et Rapide (en Afrique)

Teams of panafrican Peace Builders (from UPA alumni) join local activities of desescalation, violence prevention, conflict management and mediation at selected communities     2010/11 Burundi/RDCongo   2014/16 RCA et Cameroun  2016/18 RCA, Cam, Burundi

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to our Laureats/Partners

FRANCE National Award of
HumanRights 2013
UNESCO PrixConfucius 2011
HARUBUNTU Tchad 2010
and IvoryCoast 2009
UNHCR PeacePrice 2006

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