Jordan/Turkey: Leading to Change

Women in Jordan and Turkey take on new leadership roles.
Recent workshops conducted by WLP partners Sisterhood Is Global/Jordan (SIGI/J) and the Foundation for the Support of Women's Work (Turkey) provided a dynamic learning environment for women to develop effective leadership skills, explore advocacy strategies, and discuss ways to overcome the challenges they face in taking on leadership roles in their families and communities.
FSWW conducted several training workshops on leadership and effective communication with women from three different municipalities in Istanbul. One of the workshops, at the Gazi Mahallesi Society Center, involved participants from local civic-action organizations and programs who were interested in forming a local network.

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