News and Opportunities

February 5, 2020

2020 Women’s Leadership Program: October – November, 2020

SELECTION: Eisenhower Fellowships’ Women’s Leadership Program seeks talented women leaders with a proven track record of achievement to join its influential global network of over 1,600 active Fellows. We seek diverse, dynamic doers with the vision to make the world a better place as well as the ability to create and implement a concrete […]
February 5, 2020

International Young Women Mediators Forum in Nairobi

Five CVPP members; Stella Saabiti, Florence Mpayeei, Regina Mutiru, Audrey Adhiambo and Beatrice Nzovu took part in the just concluded International Young Women Mediation Forum held in Nairobi-Kenya from 27-30 January 2020. The theme for the forum was ‘Young Women in Arts for Peace’, Participants were able to present some […]
October 25, 2019

Enabling and Protecting Civic Spaces (EPCS) – Illuminating New Solutions and Programmatic Innovations for Resilient Spaces (INSPIRES)

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: INCREASING CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATION (CSO) RESILIENCY IN CHANGING CIVIC SPACES Purpose: PartnersGlobal, in partnership with the CIVICUS Network and other consortium members with support from USAID, is seeking applications from local civil society organizations interested in strengthening their resiliency in the face of potential impacts of growing […]
October 25, 2019

Connecting women mediators across the Commonwealth

Women Mediators across the Commonwealth (WMC) is a network which connects women with a broad range of mediation knowledge and experience. The network advocates for the increased recognition of women mediators, and their participation in peace processes regionally and internationally. It also provides opportunities for the members to learn from […]
October 10, 2019

FEMWISE Membership applications

Call for application for membership to the African Union’s #FemWise_Africa is now open. If you fit this category, please complete the attached accreditation form & submit it, along with your motivational letter & your CV to:
October 10, 2019

Peace and Social Change Fellowship 2020

The Peace and Social Change Fellowship Program is designed to bring together activists, practitioners and academics to learn from and with each other, strengthen relationships, and exchange ideas with other grassroots women change makers from across diverse contexts and geographies. This call for applications is open to African grassroots activists […]
October 10, 2019

National Dialogue for Peace

CVPP member Sellah Nasimiyu King’oro joined a team of women experts to stand in solidarity with Cameroon women as they participated in the President Commissioned National Dialogue for Peace coming up on 30th September to 4th October. Sellah also helped Women International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) Cameroon to […]
September 20, 2019

Community Voices for Peace and Pluralism – Women Mediators Dialogue

Members of the Community Voices for Peace and Pluralism held a Women Mediators Dialogue in Kaduna, Nigeria.  The workshop was officially declared open by the Governor of Kaduna State Malam Ahmad Nasir El-Rufai.  The women were drawn from among others, Kenya, Nigeria, Mali, Burundi, DRC, Sudan and Zimbabwe. The workshop […]