USA GET INVOLVED FOR PEACE IN COTE D’IVOIRE
Planete Paix has the honor of taking part in the American program “International Visitor Leadership Program” (IVLP). The program started on Monday August 17, 2020 and will end on September 10, 2020.
This is an immersion program in the United States of America focusing on democracy and electoral processes. To do this, virtual immersions in the cities of Washington, Detroit, and Michigan, will allow to acquire the principles and practices of the American democratic system.
Ten Ivorian civil society organisations are invited to this program, including the International Non Gouvernmental Organization Planète Paix , represented by Miss IBO M’pigué Annick Mireille, Head of Communication. This prestigious program of the State Department, recorded this Tuesday, August 18, 2020 the presence of Mrs. Marie Royce, Secretary of the said program and of His Excellency Mr. Richard Bell, US Ambassador in Cote d’Ivoire. They both underlined the importance of this program and encouraged the participants to invest in it for a true democracy, for the advent of the rule of law and for peaceful elections in Cote d’Ivoire.
Abidjan, August 18, 2020