CEPPS builds the capacity of Mauritanian civil society and individual citizens through an inclusive lens of women, youth, and racial and ethnic minorities to support an equitable approach to democratic engagement that promotes sustainable peace and social cohesion.
By strengthening women and youth-led civil organizations’ strategic media communications and improving the conflict transformation and dialogue facilitation skills of youth mediators, CEPPS/IRI equips citizens to be more participatory in the electoral cycle and to work towards durable peace at the local and national level.
CEPPS Key Achievements in Mauritania:
CEPPS supported women and youth participation in the electoral process.
CEPPS supported a peaceful and democratic transition of power.