Strengthening Local Security in Yemen
Outcomes
The program implemented community dialogs and local forums between the security forces and local authorities in governorates and districts on one hand, and local communities on the other hand, which were facilitated by local mediators and partners.
In Progress
85%

Strengthening Local Security in Yemen

Donor: Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG)

 Duration the project: 18 months

 Governorate: Taiz, Aden, Hadramout and Shabwa

Direct beneficiaries:10,294 individuals (6,425 males, 3,869 females), 22 CSOs, 20 local authorities and 20 security departmen

Target group: Male and female youth, local security forces, local authorities, local community and CSOs

 

The local mediators implemented 456 local forums and community dialogs in five governorates, which involved local authority representatives in districts and governorates and local security forces on one hand and local communities on the other hand to discuss security issues and resolve local conflicts

 

Key milestones during 2021:

72 trained community mediators

6  workshops

297 local forums

159 community dialogs

7 advocacy initiatives

10 safety and security initiatives

10 roundtables

 

Project brief:

Through Strengthening Local Security Program in Yemen, Resonate! Yemen addressed the role of local mediators in enhancing relations between local authorities, local security forces and local communities. The program trained local mediators on conflict resolution and dialog facilitation, and the local security forces were trained on the rights of detainees and suspects in local and international laws, legal and investigation procedures, mediation, conflict resolution, community response, communications, community engagement and handling community abuse victims.

 

The program implemented community dialogs and local forums between the security forces and local authorities in governorates and districts on one hand, and local communities on the other hand, which were facilitated by local mediators and partners

Outcomes
The program implemented community dialogs and local forums between the security forces and local authorities in governorates and districts on one hand, and local communities on the other hand, which were facilitated by local mediators and partners.
Target Group
Target group Male and female youth, local security forces, local authorities, local community and CSOs.
Location
Aden, Shabwah, Taiz, Ma'rib, Hadramaut
Start at
Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
End at
Thursday, June 30th, 2022

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