Siti Nurjanah is the Executive Director of WLP’s partner in Indonesia, Women and Youth Development Institute of Indonesia (WYDII). With the country’s presidential elections scheduled for April 2019, we asked her to tell us about the challenges women face when running for office.
In January 2019, WLP’s partner in Kazakhstan hosted a workshop on leadership and women’s political participation. The three-day training included activists from around the country as well as from Georgia.
In this video, Gulzi Nabi discusses the idea of what democracy, what it means means, and its importance in the functioning of society how it helps to promote women leadership.
Women activists in the MENA region face social and political challenges after the Arab Spring democracy uprisings. (36 min)