December 3, 2019- The Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators (ICMC) conferred an Award of Excellence on The West Africa Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP) in Abuja, Nigeria for its outstanding contributions to peace and conflict resolution in West Africa.
The award recognizes and appreciates “the tremendous efforts of the West Africa Network for Peacebuilding in the promotion of the use of Mediation and Conciliation in conflict avoidance and resolution and your support and commitment to Peace and Stability in Nigeria through the generation of intervention strategies to peculiar conflicts within the six Geo-political zones of Nigeria.”
Present to receive the award were Dr. Chukwuemeka B. Eze, Executive Director of WANEP and Mr. Francis Acquah-Aikins Jnr, Coordinator of WANEP’s Liaison Office in ECOWAS.
Other institutions including the ECOWAS Commission and prominent personalities were recognized during the ceremony for their roles in promoting mediation and conflict prevention in the West Africa region.
WANEP takes this opportunity to thank the leadership of ICMC for the recognition and expresses its unwavering commitment to sustain its efforts and ideals of promoting Dialogue and Mediation and non-violence as surest way to promote and sustain peace in our region.