Two Columbia University students based in New York, United States of America (USA) are in Liberia on a month-long internship exercise. The two students are guests of a local organization, Camp for Peace Liberia located in Paynesville, Montserrado County.
The Youth Coordinator for Camp for Peace Liberia, Philip S. Quoqui, made the disclosureto reporters on Tuesday, 13 June. Mr. Quoqui explains that while in Liberia, the American students, namely Sabastian Osorio and Anika Jullian Michel will provide a Peace Educational Manual for use by Camp for Peace Liberia.
The Columbia University internship students have expressed gratitude to Camp for Peace Liberia, for positively engaging the minds of Liberian youth and students through the United Nations Alliance of Civilization or UNAOC sponsored training project title: “Achieving Behavioral Change towards peaceful elections in Liberia.”
Meanwhile, the UNAOC-sponsored youth training continues in Monrovia and Kakata,Margibi County, respectively with youth and students demonstrating skills that they are acquiring from the exercise.
By Emmanuel Mondaye-Editing by Jonathan Browne