Gambia: WANEP-Gambia Trains Women On Election & LG Acts

The West Africa Network for Peace-building (WANEP-Gambia) and Pro-Hope International in collaboration with FAWEGAM recently conducted a three-day capacity building training for 30 women from the West Coast Region, North Bank Region, Lower River Region, Central River and Upper River Regions respectively in Jarra Soma, LRR.

The training which discussed among other issues the need to vote for women councillors in the upcoming Local Government Election is part of activities of the United Nations Democracy Funded two year project geared towards enhancing women's involvement and participation in the political process and democratic governance in the Gambia.


(Source: allAfrica)