Consultation on Ecumenical Action on Small Arms In West Africa
Organized by FECCIWA in co-operation with the WCC

26-28 November 2002
Abokobi, Ghana

Participants' list

Christian Council of Ghana
Mr. Michael Asiedu Ansa, Programmes Officer

Liberian Christian Council of Churches
Rev. Christopher W. Toe, Asst. Secretary General

Christian Council of Nigeria
Mr. Ubon Usung, Secretary General

Christian Council of Guinea
Rt. Rev. Albert David Guillaume Gomez, Programmes Officer

Council of Churches in Sierra Leone
Ms. Florella Hazeley, Programmes Officer

West African Methodist Church/CCSL
Rev. Jeremiah Moshopeh Pratt, Gen. Supt.

Council of Churches in Sierra Leone
Ms. Elizabeta Augusta Turay, Chief Supt. of Police

Gambia Christian Council
Sammy Davis, Senior Lecturer

Alliance des Missions et Eglises Evangeliques du Niger (AMEEN)
Pasteur Moussa Alassane, President

Federation des Eglises et Missions Evangeliques, Burkina Faso
Pasteur Issaka Flavien Tapsoba, Tresorier General

Eglise Protestante Methodiste du Benin
Mr. Pierre-Claver Godonou, Member of the Church Council Administration

Eglise Protestante Methodiste du Benin
Rev. Dr. Simon Kossi Dossou, President

World Council of Churches
Ms. Heather Exner, Intern

World Council of Churches
Ms. Salpy Eskidjian, Programme Executive

All Africa Conference of Churches
Mr. Arnold C. Temple, Executive Secretary

Fellowship of Christian Councils and Churches in West Africa
Mr. Baffour D. Amoa, Secretary General

Fellowship of Christian Councils and Churches in Great Lakes and Horn of Africa
Ms. Jocelyne Nyambura Githaiga, Programmes Officer

Norwegian Church Aid
Mr. Gaim Kebreab, Senior Policy Advisor

Foundation for Security Development in Africa
Miss Benedicta Naa Anaah Tackie, Administrative Officer

African Security Dialogue and Research
Mr. Emmanuel Addo Sowatey

Center for Democratic Empowerment and West Africa Action Network on Small Arms
Mr. Conmany B. Wesseh, Executive Director

Commission National de Lutte Contre la Proliferation des Armes Legeres (CNLPAL)
Mamadou S. Kante, Senior Advisor to the President, Mali

Self - Help Initiative for Sustainable Development
Mr. Jeremiah Togba Burgess

Support Staff

Mr. Alphonso Nelson-Addy, Logistics

Ms. Solace M. Afari, Secretary

Mr. George Acheampong, Driver


Mrs. Elise Evans-Anfom

Mr. Laurence Selikem

Dr. Robert Yennah

Mr. A. E. Aggrey


Hon. Mrs. Sophia O.A. Adinyira, Vice Moderator, WCC

Dr. Kwasi Aning, Director, Africa Security and Dialogue Research

Ms. Rebecca Peters, Director, IANSA

Mr. Ivor Richard Fung, Director, United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Africa

Mr. Napoleon Abdulai, PCASED

Fellowship of Christian Churches in Southern Africa (FOCCISA)

Commission of the Churches on International Affairs:

Mr. Ernie Regehr, Director, Project Ploughshares Canada

Mr. Bethuel Kiplagat, General Secretary, Africa Peace Forum

Rt. Rev. Bishop Dinis S. Sengulane, General Secretary, Presbyterian Church of Mozambique

Mr. Stein Villumstad, Regional Representative, Norwegian Church Aid

Funding Partners:

Mr. Roel Aalbersberg, Interchurch Organization for Development Cooperation

Mr. Claes Johan Alexandersson, Mission Covenant Church in Sweden

Rev. Christopher Ferguson, United Church of Canada

Rev. Tim Kuschnerus, EED

Ms. Karin Lexen, Church of Sweden

Dr. Daleep Mukarji

Ms. Silvia Raulo, Finn Church Aid