ONE WEEK TRAINING ON
LEADERSHIP AND CIVIC EDUCATION FOR YOUNG WOMEN OF PAKISTAN
21st-27th February 2011-PESHAWAR
Aware Girls is a young women led Organization with the mission to empower young women and to promote equal rights of young women at all levels of society by strengthening the capacity of young women enabling them to act as agents of women empowerment and Social Change and by enabling them to have equal access to Decision making, education , health , recreation, Financial Resources and other Social Services, and through advocacy for the promotion and protection of equal and equitable rights of women at law and policy level.
Aware Girls with the support of International Organization “NED: National Endowment for Democracy” will conduct one week training for young women under 27 in Peshawar from 21st-27th Feb, 2011 on “Leadership, Democracy, Civic Education and Active Citizenship”. The objectives of the training are
i. To enhance leadership and Civic disposition skills of Young Women, enabling young women to play their role as active and responsible citizens
ii. To enhance the knowledge of Young Women about the constitution, democracy, democratic institutions, State and State Institute, and Governing Systems of Pakistan, Citizenship and Civic Values
iii. To enhance the skills of Political Leadership, Effective Communication, Meaningful Participation, Decision Making, Advocacy , Peer to Peer Education, Facilitation, Public Speaking Skills, negotiation, mediation, and dialogue skills
25 active young women of Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa will be selected for the above training (5 from Peshawar, 5 from Mardan, 5 from Charsadda, 5 from Nowshehra, 5 from Swabi). The Trained young women will be actively involved in the project activities in the above districts, in capacity building workshops for young women, in media consultations, and in dialogue consultations with Parliamentarian and Political Parties. The trained young women will became members of “Aware Girls” and will thus become part of women’s empowerment movement.
To apply for the training please send the following to Aware Girls before 25th January 2011.
i. Your CV
ii. Motivation Letter
Send your complete documents at firstname.lastname@example.org or Send it to the following address:
Street A-14. Ittehad Colony, Peshawar City
Incomplete Applications will not be accepted. If you have any questions please email us at email@example.com or call us at 03159170408
SEEDS OF PEACE NETWORK
CALL FOR MEMBERSHIP FOR KHYBER PUKHTOONKHWA
“Seeds of Peace” is a network of Young people aiming at building peace and combating religious extremism in Pakistan through promoting tolerance, inter-faith dialogue, harmony, and pluralism in the society, and by strengthening the conflict resolution skills of young people.
The network is announcing its memberships for the Khuber Pukhtookhwa region especially Peshawar. If you are a young male or female below the age of 27, believe in Peace, Non-Violence and Tolerance, and interested to be part of the local Peace building, Send your CV and Motivation Letter to firstname.lastname@example.org before 20th November, 2010.
“ Be part of the Network, and join the movement for Peace Building in Pakistan”
The first four days capacity building training on “Local Peace building and Conflict Resolution” for the member of the Network “Seeds of Peace” will be conducted from 27th- 30th November. Travel and accommodation costs will be provided to the members.
The Secretariat of the network is at “Aware Girls”; a young women led organization working for the empowerment of young women and peace building. Aware Girls will provide Capacity Building trainings on Peace building and Conflict Resolution to the network members. Initial financial support for the activities of the network will also be provided by Aware Girls. Aware Girls is extending this network to Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa specifically Peshawar with the support of “Peace Direct”.
Aware Girls envisions equality of genders and empowerment of young women. Aware Girls aims to empower young women by strengthening their leadership capacity enabling them to work for social change and women empowerment, enabling them to access health, education, governance, political participation, and other social services, and advocate for equal and equitable involvement and meaningful participation of young women at all levels. Working areas of Aware Girls are Leadership and Political Participation, Economic Empowerment through Micro-Entrepreneurship, Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights and HIV/AIDS, Trauma Healing among Conflict affected Women, Young Women for Peace building, Humanitarian Assistance to Young Women.
We are very happy to take step towards the Economic Empowerment of Young through Micro-Entrepreneurship by announcing Call for Participation in Five Days Training on “Micro-Entrepreneurship and Business Development”. The Training aims to strengthen the capacity of participants in
i. Starting Small Business
ii. Doing Market Survey and Marketing Management
iii. Promoting and Marketing Products
iv. Financial Management
v. Developing Business Plans
vi. Networking with Financial and Support Institutions
vii. Preparing Loan Application
Eligibility for Training:
If you are young women below the age of 29 living in Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa-Pakistan, You are Jobless or even if you have a job, but you want to start your own business and you don’t know how to start it, how to manage it, and how to look for money, then you are eligible to apply for training. To apply for the training send your CV and Motivation Letter to email@example.com
The Training will be conducted from 4th- 8th December in Peshawar.
Aware Girls envisions equality of genders and empowerment of young women. Aware Girls aims to empower young women by strengthening their leadership capacity enabling them to work for social change and women empowerment, enabling them to access health, education, governance, political participation, and other social services, and advocate for equal and equitable involvement and meaningful participation of young women at all levels.
We are working in the following Key Areas!
i. Leadership and Political Participation
ii. Economic Empowerment through Micro-Entrepreneurship
iii. Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights and HIV/AIDS
iv. Trauma Healing among Conflict affected Women
v. Young Women for Peace building