Increasing women's participation in the electoral process

Women Leadership Institute Implement a discussing session on the importance of increasing women’s participation in the electoral process, whether they are candidates, voters or observers, on June 21, 2023, with the participation of representatives of the Iraqi Women’s Empowerment Department in the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers, the Independent High Electoral Commission, and several civil society organizations working in the field of elections National Security Advisory and international organizations this session were supervised by the Iraqi Women’s Empowerment Department in the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers and supported by #cordaid_Iraq. 

 

The session included a discussion of the most important topics that concern the importance of women’s participation in the political and electoral process, which is reflected in the promotion of the agenda of women, peace and security – their social, political and economic opportunities – the reality of women’s political participation in Iraq – violence against women during the elections period and how to deal with it – the role of civil society organizations In enhancing women’s participation in the electoral process

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *