Posted: Tuesday, June 19, 2018. 6:00 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Youth conflict mediation is crucial to any community, therefore, the Ministry of Human Development, Social Transformation, and Poverty Alleviation and RESTORE Belize came together to provide a training for community workers in youth conflict mediation.
On Friday, June 15, nineteen social workers, community rehabilitation officers, police officers, and youth workers completed the five-day training in conflict mediation.
After completing three successful supervised mediations, the participants were certified to work as conflict mediators across the country.
The trainees join 153 other professionals who have been trained through this peace-building program since 2012.
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