GSN launched its first impact report “Growing Connection, Resiliency and Agency: The impact of community-led trauma-informed peacebuilding in response to violent extremism in Kenya” at the second annual Paris Peace Forum (12 November 2019).

Yegarachin (It’s Ours)

Yegarachin is a social healing programme designed to promote the long process of community healing and social reconciliation within Ethiopia’s diverse cultural landscape.

Integral to Yegarachin are community-wide small group dialogues that are organised by local leaders and led by trained community facilitators. Yegarachin (‘የጋራችን’) ‘in Ahmaric means “It’s Ours”.

The name was selected to symbolise a diverse, inclusive Ethiopia. In other words, Ethiopia belongs to all of us and all of us belong to Ethiopia