Women Empowerment & Political Participation in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (WEPP-KP) project with the financial support of Global Affairs Canada (GAC) arranged the training of trainers on gender mainstreaming at Local Governance School, Peshawar on 21-23 September 2020. The purpose of the training was to increase the capacity of the master trainers on gender subjects for women empowerment and their equal participation in public life and political activities.
15 participants with 10 males and 5 females from different government departments and multiple professions participated in the training. The training was participatory in nature and participants participated in different group activities, role-plays, presentations, and dialogues. Participants expressed their views openly and have shown respect to each other views. They shared their experiences regarding women’s issues both in professional and personal life. They proposed solutions for the issues that women faced and also learn about different laws and regulations in Pakistan and the world regarding women for the first time.
Certificates among the participants were distributed in the special arrangement at the end of the last day. The chief guest at the occasion, Provincial Minister for LGE & RDD, Mr. Akbar Ayub distributed the certificates among the participants. Secretary Local Council Board, Mr. Khizer Hayat, Director LGS, Mr. Barkat Ullah Durrani, and WEPP-KP team were also present at the occasion.