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Building Sustainable Peace in The Central African Republic

Categories: Sub-Saharan Africa, Central African Republic, Citizen Media, Digital Activism, Education, Ethnicity & Race, Good News, Governance, Humanitarian Response, International Relations, Religion, War & Conflict

As the UN launchs its peace keeping mission with the arrival of 1,500 troops [1] in the Central African Republic (CAR), a few observers were wondering why it took so long [2] given the extent of the casualties. Les Cercles nationaux de Réflexion sur la Jeunesse (CNRJ) is an NGO in Bangui, CAR that strives to build the foundation for sustainable peace [3] in the country in partnership with the University of Bangui. Here is a video that illustrates the work in process :