Adeso to train over 300 Somali women in civil society on their role in peace building

September 17th 2012

Adeso is launching a new project in the Puntland State of Somalia aimed at strengthening women’s political participation in Puntland, with funding from the European Union.

The activities will target councillors and women Civil Society Organizations as well as the Puntland Ministry of Women Development and Family Affairs (MOWDAFA). The initiative, which will run over a period of two years, intends to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment and political participation in Somalia to foster the development of an inclusive, transparent and accountable society.

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