Women’s Leadership Academy

Goal: Increasing women’s social and political participation; equipping women with both knowledge and skills that can be of use in their work environment.

Objectives:
1. Provide the participants with specific theoretical knowledge and practical skills in election campaigns and personal development;
2. Expand knowledge of politics and its components;
3. Raise awareness of women leaders about gender policy, gender equality, gender discrimination, etc.;
4. Engage women activists in advancing gender policy agendas in their parties, regions, and organizations;
5. Share the success stories of powerful women leaders;
6. Unite women leaders from different regions of Ukraine and build communication.

Target audience: Women leaders and members of political parties, leaders and members of public organizations, female government officials of any ranking

Donors: National Democratic Institute (NDI), Government of Canada

Timeframe: August 2015 – September 2016

Geographic Coverage: all regions of Ukraine

Additional Information:
1) Webinars conducted by the Academy (in Ukrainian) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRdrVbKPx2lo5Kp4eCKkrIA

2) Success Stories 2015-2016