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 The second training workshop on women capacity building in Jerash

 

In Jerash city, to the north of Amman, Al- Dadeel Center concluded the second training workshop (which lasted for two days "22-23/11/2013 in Ghusn Al- Zaytoun Hotel") for women capacity building, with participation of activist women in the party and municipal work. This workshop comes within the context of women empowerment and capacity building in the field of political parties. 

Based on the important role of women participation in the political process, in a way that is consistent with the national and international regulations, as the Jordanian constitution insured, guaranteed and urged women to participate in political work, but still, a number of women who join political parties is not on the required level. In addition, the local studies, especially the results of the study that was implemented by Al- Badeel Studies Center and that were launched with the beginning of the project five months ago. This study used the qualitative methodology to examine the status of women existence in the leftist political parties, with the use of focused discussion groups, in participation with women who are activist in the leftist parties as well as other women. The questions of the study focused on the status of women in the parties, the reasons of their weak participation, the role of bylaws of the leftist parties in women empowerment and the mechanisms of expanding women participation.

At the opening ceremony, Mr. Wahid Qarmesh, the Director of Al- Badeel Center stated that this workshop intends to build women capacities through the use of modern communication means, empowering women to raise their capacities in the field of leadership, gain support; campaign mechanisms and enhancing women participation in the leftist political parties".

The project aims at – according to Mr. Qarmesh- to enhance, activate and increase women participation, and to increase the number of women's participation in the public organizations such as associations, NGOs, municipalities, parliament and political parties; empowering women and providing them with the skills of leadership, dialogue, negotiations, networking, gaining support, exchanging experience, making use of the women who are pioneers in the political work.

The training content of the workshop included two themes:

First: women's political participation, the importance of political work, theoretical awareness and supporting women's position to reach leadership and decision making occupations.

Trainer Riyadh Soboh presented practical applications that linked theory with issues of human rights.

Second: where trainer Hayfa Haydar presented the skills of leadership, communication, networking, management of dialogue and negotiations. This training focused on the needs of women in the societies, municipalities, parties, as well as the necessary skills in this field to enable woman be present and participate efficiently.

At the end of the workshop, the participants discussed through dialogue the means to gain the support of the public opinion, enhancing participation, and presented a number of recommendations, namely: building the capacities and raising the level of thought and political awareness especially those who work in the municipal field; the importance of using practical mechanisms that can enhance women leadership.

In conclusion of the workshop, the Chairman of Al- Badeel Center, Mr. Jamal Al- Khateeb, Mr. Salman Nakresh (Director of civil society organizations- parliament council) and the Director of Al- Badeel Center, Mr. Wahid Qarmesh, distributed the certificates to the participants.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

العنوان : تلاع العلي /حي البركة - عمارة الهضاب رقم27 
هاتف: 0096265674804
فاكس : 0096265673840 
البريد الإلكتروني : Info@albadeeljordan.org
 حقوق النشر محفوظة مركز البديل للدراسات والأبحاث 2006