Church Leaders Initiative for Peace (CLIP)

 

Motto: Unity is our Strength

Vision: God-fearing, Peaceful, United and prosperous South Sudan (Prov 9:10).

Mission: Peace Building and Conflict Transformation through Promotion of Forgiveness, Love, Justice and Equality based on the Lord’s Prayer (Mathew 6:9-14), the Great commandment (Mathew 22:36-40)) and the Creation Story (Genesis 1:26-27).

Goal: Construction of a National Identity that reflects the will and aspiration of all the 64 communities of South Sudan.

 

Objectives: 

  1.       Change the narrative of the cause and purpose of the war from tribal to political
  2.       Stop generalization of the communities on individual or group decisions and actions
  3.       Trust building among communities through conversation and mutual understanding
  4.       Promotion of the rule of law and protection of human and other rights

 

Activities

  1.       Train and encourage church leaders to promote forgiveness, peace and reconciliation through the pulpit and other communal gatherings.
  2.       Facilitate Community mobilization on peace and reconciliation through peace caravans
  3.       Training of traditional, youth and women leaders on peace and reconciliation
  4.       Facilitation of intra and inter-communal peace conferences.
  5.       Facilitation trauma healing workshops and counselling sessions.
  6.       Hold peace consultation meetings and workshops with political leaders.