n Conflict Trends - Vasu Gounden speaks on why Nigeria received the Africa Peace Award

Volume 2000, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1561-9818


Extracted from text ... 27 Conflict Trends spoke to Mr Vasu Gounden, Founder and Executive Director of ACCORD about why Nigeria received the Africa Peace Award INTERVIEW BY SEAN CALLAGHAN Conflict Trends: What is the Africa Peace Awards? Vasu Gounden: The Africa Peace Award was instituted by ACCORD in 1993 to recognise those communities, institutions or individuals in South Africa through whose efforts conflict was turned to peace. In 1995 the Award was extended to the whole of Africa, in the hope that it would promote peace, create role models and instill a sense of pride in the people of the African Continent. Conflict Trends: How does ACCORD choose the recipients? Vasu Gounden: The governing principles for selection of the Africa Peace Award are the protec- tion ..

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