The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS) is pleased to announce that applications for the West Africa Regional Election and Governance Regional Workshop are now open. The workshop will take place from 4 to 5 December 2018 in Cotonou, Benin.
The purpose of these workshops is to raise awareness, improve knowledge and develop relevant skills in electoral processes and governance and leadership among participants, so that they can effectively communicate and mobilize other young people to actively participate in community and national development processes and other activities.
Applications will be open to people aged between 18 and 45 from the following countries:
Democratic Republic of Congo
Sao Tome and Principe
MINDS will cover all travel and workshop expenses.
Interested persons can apply HERE (https://minds-africa.org/apply-now-for-the-western-africa-regional-workshop/) by completing and submitting the application online.
Closing of nominations will take place on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 12:00 noon, South Africa time.
We would be grateful if you could share this communication with your networks and/or recommend the workshop to young African leaders who are committed to creating the Africa they wish to see by engaging their peers to achieve concrete results.
If you have any questions or would like more information, do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected]