SWDC, Gender Sector conducted the THIRD FORUM ON CIVIC Education and transitional leadership on women political participation for Politicians, Religious Leaders, Women Groups/associations and Elders aimed to advocate for women in political participation 16the August 2014.
Workshop participants comprised of Ex Members of parliament, Clan Leaders, Religious Leaders Politicians, women political youth groups, from 17 different Districts of Benadir. The 30 participants included 20men and 10women.
Afterwards the session facilitator madam Khadija took over the floor and went the way forward, she made brief introductions among the attendants’ themselves, then there was norms written down which was to be observed in the course of the session.
The main objective of the , event was to debate on how to lobby, members of the parliament, Traditional Elders, Clan Leaders, Religious Leaders and Politicians and engage them to advocate for women and support them in their efforts for political participation in the country.