Young Leaders: Women in Political and Social Affairs

  • To highlight the role that NGOs, universities and the media play in in addressing issues that affect women and that foster the advancement of women and society;
  • To observe NGO programs that support women's political participation and economic opportunities and protect women’s rights;
  • To illustrate ways in which women can lead in conflict mediation and community transformation;
  • To learn about effective advocacy in communities and with diverse groups; and
  • To explore building relationships with media outlets and using social media to promote a cause or counter disinformation.

Project summary

Young Leaders: Women in Political and Social Affairs | December 2014
Number of Visitors: 6
Regions: Near East and North Africa
Countries: Lebanon
Impact Areas: Civic Engagement, Empowering Women and Girls, Governance and Transparency
Program Areas: Exchanges
Partners: NGOs