Mandela institue offering grant to West Africans for governance workshop
The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS) is pleased to announce that applications for the West Africa Regional Civic Education Workshop in Elections and Governance are now open. The workshop will take place on the 4th – 5th of December 2018 in Cotonou, Benin. The aim of the workshops is to create awareness, enhance knowledge and develop relevant skills in electoral and governance processes and leadership among participants, in order for them to effectively communicate and apply them in influencing and mobilizing other youth to actively participate in the processes and other community and national development activities. Applications will be open to people between 18 and 45 years old who are from: Benin Cameroon Chad Democratic Republic of Congo Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Bissau Mali Mauritania Niger Nigeria Mauritania Sao tome Senegal Sierra Leone Togo MINDS will cover all travel and workshop expenses. Interested individuals can apply HERE by completing and submitting the online application. Applications close on Wednesday the 17th of October 2018 at 12:00 pm South Africa time.