Acholi Religious Leaders Peace Initiative (ARLPI) and Justice and Peace Commission (JPC) with funding from Conciliation Resources-UK initiated a peace building programme, a goal of which was to increase public participation in policy making and encourage greater government responsiveness and accountability in the region.
ARLPI started implementing a cross border peace building, advocacy and governance project for a peaceful Northern Uganda and Southern Sudan
With the support from CR, JPC rolled out the community peace building Project in Northern Uganda which covers aspect of Peace Recovery Development Plan (PRDP) and domestic violence
The video covers the impact work of both ARLPI and JPC
We want the audience to understand that the challenges being faced by the community are not in vain. They are being exposed to the different duty bearers and some interventions are being carried out to rectify situations.
Through watching the video we want the audience(s) to appreciate and value how the community have been engaging with the policy makers on PRDP the paralegal and community leaders activities of reducing conflicts in the communities by the use of alternative to dispute mechanisms, cross border dialogues, consultative meetings, and the use of alternative to disputes resolution mechanisms be appreciated as a tool for resolving cross border disputes
There should be a range of actions and attitude shifts from negative to positive resulting from the video. The communities are expected to be more critical and demand for accountability from the government
The District technical teams are to ensure proper implementation of the projects and respond to the concerns of the communities,