Gender and Leadership Event Spotlights

Thu, 22 May, 2014
Some 9 participants involved in the Nationality Campaign, took part in this two-day workshop on Leadership communication and political participation, which was held on May 22 and 23. The training aimed at strengthening their leadership, communication and advocacy skills in order to further scale up their role within the Campaign as well as enable them to play a leadership role vis-à-vis other women. The workshop included various interactive exercises and was based on the Women’s Learning Partnership (WLP... more
Wed, 7 May, 2014
Some 13 participants involved in the Nationality Campaign, took part in this two-day workshop on Leadership communication and political participation, which was held on May 7 and 8. The training aimed at strengthening their leadership, communication and advocacy skills in order to further scale up their role within the Campaign as well as enable them to play a leadership role vis-à-vis other women. The workshop included various interactive exercises and was based on the Women’s Learning Partnership (WLP... more
Wed, 16 Apr, 2014
Some 11 participants involved in the Nationality Campaign, took part in this two-day workshop on Leadership communication and political participation, which was held on April 16 and 17. The training aimed at strengthening their leadership, communication and advocacy skills in order to further scale up their role within the Campaign as well as enable them to play a leadership role vis-à-vis other women. The workshop included various interactive exercises and was based on the Women’s Learning Partnership (... more
Mon, 3 Feb, 2014
We have noted two significant developments earlier this year in both Bahrain and Jordan, notably an attempt to reform nationality laws and bring some justice to women in their right to transmit nationality. The Bahraini cabinet approved on 12 January 2014 a decision allowing Bahraini women married to non-nationals the right to transmit the Bahraini nationality with conditions that have yet to be communicated. The Cabinet also approved the referral of suggested revisions to selected clauses of the... more
Sun, 22 Dec, 2013
CRTD.A organised in its capacity as the new regional secretariat (2013 - 2016) the steering committee meeting for the EWR, which was attended by 8 participants from the Committee members from Jordan, Morocco, Egypt and Lebanon. more
Tue, 17 Sep, 2013
CRTD.A organized a workshop on “Participatory leadership and women’s political participation” in its training center in the Museum area. more
Thu, 5 Sep, 2013
CRTD.A organized a workshop on “Participatory leadership and women’s political participation” in its training center in the Museum area. more
Thu, 18 Jul, 2013
Members of "Equality without Reservation" steering committee, which includes women from Egypt, Syria, Palestine, Lebanon, Morocco, Jordan and Tunisia, met in Cairo on 27 June 2013. The meeting was hosted by the EWR secretariat, the New Woman Foundation, and focused on discussing and analyzing the current trends and developments in the region, the impact on women's rights and the role of the EWR.    more
Wed, 17 Jul, 2013
"The Arab revolts which have started in December 2010 have generated a most unprecedented change in the Arab world.  Indeed, the past era has witnessed significant youth involvement, a visible and vocal participation of women demanding change as well as a greater space for organizing and free speech.  However, the new powers that have occupied the political vacuum in the Arab region are mostly conservative Islamist with a clear vision of what society should be.  more
Wed, 10 Jul, 2013
The Collective for Research and Training on Development – Action and the Women Learning Partnership, organized an interactive seminar with Mr. Saul Ortega, the head of the delegation of Venezuelan Parliamentarians visiting Lebanon with the participation of Venezuelan Ambassador to Lebanon, Ms. more