05/05/2020 3:14 AM
#Baghdad_Women_Association continue to implement the political empowerment activities Online despite the curfew the current global Covid19 Crisis via Skype, within (Enhancing the Role of Women in Leadership and Decision-making) funded by Norwegian People’s Aid, as a workshop about (Political transformations and democratic systems) for three days from 16-18 April 2020.
The workshop targeted a group of women activists, politicians, journalists, heads of CSOs and young women junior in the civil and political work, the workshop was presented by the trainer Dr. Bushra Zoini, former MP, minister and former consultant, she focused on the democratic systems, its beginnings, positives and pillars, along with the historical events in the rule of Gods and priests and how some people considered them as God’s agents on earth.
She also reviewed democracy pillars and the advantages of democratic rule system. The workshop was concluded after discussing economic, social and political transformations in the country, a recommendations were gained from the targeted group including pressuring decision makers to pass the Anti-Domestic Violence Bill as it is the main aim of the campaign led by BWA since 2015.