Enhancing Political Participation for Women Project – Awareness In Cooperation with UN Women/ Fund for Gender Equality AEFL ended the first stage of the program of building skill and technical capacities for women leaders in Cair, Giza, Al Dahaqliya and Alexandria in regard to running electoral campaigns. 48 young women leaders participated in the first and second training programs. The training program was four-day. The programs tackled:
-Legislative development of local councils.
-Skills of running electoral campaigns. 1.Program. 2.Message. 3.Campaign staff. 4.Distributing roles. 5.Rules of dealing with voters. 6.Running electoral campaign. 7.Voting day.
- Promotion ways (traditional ways of promotion – modern promotion ways).
-Financial management of the electoral campaign.
These programs came in the context of the activities of the project "Enhancing Political Participation of Women" implemented by the association in cooperation with UN Women. The training programs aim at building and enhancing the skills and capacities of young women leaders in Cairo, Giza, Alexandria, Al Dahaqliya, Minia, Bani Souif, Qina and Aswan to rehabilitate and enable them to play their political roles.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.