ECC-SDCBOM has been implementing a peace building initiative in collaboration with different Stakeholders (government, religious institutions,community and Community Based Organizations) since 2004 under the pastoral wing.
Peace building interventions are a foundation for every social and economic development of the society. In this regard, ECC-SDCBOM is pioneer in implementing Justice and Peace initiatives by wisely using government corridors, community based and faith-based organizations structures.
For the last 15 years, the vicariate reports show that efforts done so far have brought experiences and exposures to the grass root communities to promote sustainable Peace and creating Peaceful and reconciled societies. So far, ECC-SDCBOM Justice and Peace Department able to reach more than 30 thousand community members through different Peace building interventions in collaboration with concerned government sectors, FBOs and CBOs
As the result, MCS (2011-2015) has developed a five years strategic plan document on Justice and Peace building to realize the mission of the Catholic Church. As per Catholic Social teaching, the main purpose of the Peace building department was to improve Justice and Peace, promote stability of targeted communities by introducing and internalizing conflict resolution methodologies and improve diverse communities’ coexistence, awareness on tolerances, promote their social and economic life.
Currently, having the overall goal to contribute towards promoting sustainable peace & creating Just and Reconciled Community, ECC-SDCBOM actively engaged in peace promotion and conflict transformation activities in its intervention area through integration of other development intervention.