Security Actor-Youth Relationship Building

Program Description: Play2EDUCATE partners with security organizations (e.g military, police, etc.) for program implementation. This aims to foster direct interaction between youth and security actors as a means of humanizing both sides. Additionally, this partnership provides direct interaction with alternative perspectives between the two groups, which establishes joint rapport and collectively reduces negative behaviors. Program […]

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Local Youth Peacebuilders Program

Program Description: The Local Youth Peacebuilders (LYP) program engages local youth between the ages of 19-30 years old. Upon application and selection into the LYP program, volunteers attend a series of free capacity building trainings (i.e. dialogue facilitation, sport for development). Once trained, LYPs take on the responsibility of facilitating participants through the ETP program. […]

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Empowerment Through Play

Program Description: The Empowerment Through Play (ETP) program is Play2EDUCATE‚Äôs flagship program that works directly with youth between the ages of 14-18 years old. ETP participants attend programming on a weekly basis for 10 sessions, or roughly 10 weeks, with the aim of developing critical life skills (i.e. violence prevention, gender equality, diversity appreciation). ETP […]

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