Empower Africa conducted a training on Regional, Sub-regional and International Relations
3 October 2013
A four days training was held at Addis Ababa, CCRDA Training Center. The training was attended by selected youth leaders from all over Ethiopia. It was conducted by Empower Africa Research and Social Development Organization in collaboration with Frederic Ebert Stiftung, Addis Ababa Office. The training is on the issue of Regional, Sub Regional and International Relations. 25 youth leaders who have a potential and ambition to engage in leadership of certain areas attended the training. “The training was designed to equip participants to make sense of the International System. It includes a simulation of the United Nations Security Council in which trainees take part as representatives of the UNSC member states” said Selahadin Eshetu Director of Empower Africa and one of the trainers.
Simulation "Guatemala Representative"
A trainee taking part in the UNSC Model Simulation as a representative of the Guatemalan Republic
Representative of "Morocco"
A trainee taking part in the UNSC Model Simulation as a representative of Morocco
Representative of "UK"
A trainee taking part in the UNSC Model Simulation as a representative of United Kingdom
Trainer at work
Hiwot Emishaw, one of the trainers
Preparing for presenting the position of their Country
Representatives trying to catch with the stands of the states that they "represent" during the simulation
"UN Secretary General"
The Model UN is Chaired by a Girl during the simulation
The US Representative
Representative of USA proposing a military intervention to be passed as a resolution on Syria by the UNSC
Rwandan and Togolese Representatives
"What is our stand on the proposed issue?"
Partial Training participants
Group discussion on the issue Realism and Idealism International RelationsTheories