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Project Name: Peaceful Coexistence.

Core Program Area: Peace building and psychosocial support

Project Donor: American Jewish World Service (AJWS).

Project Description.

American Jewish World Service (AJWS) supports RICE West Nile in partnership with Radio Pacis Arua to implement a peaceful coexistence among refugees and between refugees and host communities in Rhino Camp Refugee Settlement in Arua District through organized radio dialogues.

During the year 2019, 16 community Radio Dialogue were recorded and aired through Radio Pacis to preach peace and harmony in host and refugee communities. This platform provided a mutual ground for both communities to express their challenges, recommendations and find solutions to issues that affect livelihood, education, security, health and environment in Rhino Camp Refugee Settlement.

Some of the topics include; awareness on environmental degradation, health seeking behaviour of refugees and host communities, access to education services, awareness on SGBV, increasing community vigilance on personal and household security among others

Mon 29 May 2023