1-4 February 2021, Lahore
Shirkat Gah facilitated a Training of Trainers, attended by 20 representatives of the Foundation, Simorgh and Shirkat Gah. The training helped participants become more familiar with the concepts of diversity and inclusion, rights and development, gender, leadership, advocacy and communication. A module of leadership was provided — as a reference guide for cascading replications with community leaders.
Specifically, the training achieved the following objectives:
- Clarified key concepts:diversity & inclusion
- Improved knowledge about rights & a social contract
- Deepened understandingabout gender, division of labour, resources & decision making
- Helped become familiar with leadership, advocacy & principles of communications
Under Fempower Pakistan, Shirkat Gah, Simorgh and the Foundation are working with women and male allies in some of the poorest areas of Pakistan to enhance their role and contributions in governance and democratic politics.