trains community peer educators
The Caribbean Conference of Churches (CCC), in collaboration
with the Ethiopian Orthodox Church will be holding its first
ever Graduation Ceremony for Community Peer Educators at
the Ethiopian Orthodox Church Hall, Old Golden Grove Road,
Arouca, Saturday 18 th September, 2004 starting at 3:00 pm
The Graduation Ceremony takes place after a series of initiatives
aimed at educating persons on current social issues which
impact upon them personally as well as on a wider community
These initiatives took the form of training and education
programmes which lasted for six sessions over a nine week
Among issues addressed during the training sessions were,
HIV/AIDS, family life issues, violence and drug demand reduction.
The programme ended on August 14 th , 2004
Senator Joan Yuille Williams, Minister of Community Development,
Culture and Gender Affairs is expected to address the gathering.