Enhancing Economic Opportunities for Vulnerable Groups in LRA-Affected Areas
The World Bank Fragile States, Conflict & Social Development Unit's (AFTCS) Transitional Demobilization and Reintegration Program (TDRP) supported thousands of conflict-affected and vulnerable people in areas of Central Africa ravaged by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) conflict.
Start-Up Kits in South Sudan
An important milestone in South Sudan's new National DDR Program was reached today after 220 of the 290 ex-combatants participating in the pilot DDR program received start-up kits on the area of vocational training they recently completed at the Mapel Transitional Facility as part of the Pilot Reintegration Project.
Great Lakes Peace Cup Tournament Nominated for Sport Event of the Year
AFTCS/TDRP's pilot project, the Great Lakes Peace Cup Tournament, has been selected as one of the three nominees for the Sport Event of the Year Award rewarded by L'Organisation pour la Paix par le Sport (Peace and Sport) to initiatives and people who have outstandingly contributed to peace and social stability through sport...
TDRP Supporting the Pilot Reintegration Program for
Ex-combatants in South Sudan
TDRP is collaborating with South Sudan's National DDR Commission on a Pilot Reintegration Project. The pilot project recently provided the
ex-combatants in the Mapel transitional facility with classes on entrepreneurship and life skills during the last week of training as a culmination of the vocational training they received. Read more about the pilot reintegration project.
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Scoring for Peace
On May 1st, the TDRP was honored to premiere the documentary film "Scoring for Peace" to close the first day of the World Bank Fragility Forum 2013, "Stop Conflict, Reduce Fragility, End Poverty".
Autonomisation Des Associations Socioéconomiques
Une initiative régionale dans les régions affectées par la LRA June 2013
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DDR Before DDR
North African Veterans from Colonial Mobilization to National Reintegration June 2013
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DDR 20 Years Later
Historical Review of the
Long-term Impact of
Post-Independence DDR in
Southern Africa June 2013
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Website of Scoring for Peace is on!
The documentary Scoring for Peace has established its own website to feature the production of the film, background of the Peace Cup Tournament and upcoming screenings. Request for free DVDs of the documentary for non-profit purposes can also be submitted online. The film will hold its second screening at the World Bank headquarters on September 19th, 2013.