MINDS Regional Civic Education Workshop in Elections and Governance

Deadline: 13 November 2015

The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS) is currently inviting applications for its East Africa Regional Civic Education Workshop in Elections and Governance. The aim of the workshops is to create awareness, enhance knowledge and develop relevant skills in electoral and governance processes and leadership among participants, in order for them to effectively communicate and apply them in influencing and mobilizing other youth to actively participate in the processes and other community and national development activities.

The East Africa Civic Education workshop will take place in February 2016.

Eligible Countries

Burundi, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania or Uganda.


MINDS will cover the workshop costs, including travel and accommodation.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants from eligible countries (mentioned above) are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants must be between 18 and 45 years of age.

How to Apply

Applicants must fill the online application form through the website.

For more information, please visit Civic Education Workshop.