In partnership with the Institute for War and Peace Reporting and the Ministry of Labour and Rehabilitation in Libya, the Trajectories for Peace and Development Association carried out the first phase of the "Peacemakers" project which consisted in training 12 Libyan women on the United Nation’s Security Council Resolution 1325 (UNSCR1325) on women, security and peace.
The project goals are the following:
The project marked the participation of some important political figures such as the Minister of Labour and Rehabilitation, Al-Mahdi Al-Amin, the Minister of State for Women Affairs, Asmaa Al-Usta, and the Director of the Civil Society Commission, Jamal Adass.
The training was supervised by a high-level women’s professional team , including Ibtisam Al-Qasabi and Ridha Al-Tabouli.
The participants in the first phase of the project received certificates as "Certified Trainers” from the Ministry of Labour and Rehabilitation. The second phase of the project was launched in mid-November 2018 and is expected to run through February 2019.
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.