GTZ/RRF Training Project

With funding support from GTZ, VDF Conducted Community Mediation Training for Staff of Rice and Rights Foundation and GTZ  using the ABA Mediator Training model and Materials. The three main purposes of the training were:

a) to help participants begin to think like mediators:

b) to help participants learn the skills of a mediator;

c) to help participants practice the skills of a mediator using scenarios depicting real life situations in post - war Liberia.

Since August last a VDF staff has been designing and implementing a special training of trainers program in development education for GIZ agriculture technicians that are working with rice and cocoa farmers in selected communities in Foya and Kolahun Districts in Lofa County.