Empowering Syrian Women in Their Peace Building Efforts

10/04/2016 09:00

Three Days Workshop, organised together with the Bruno Kreisky Forum, on the topic “Empowering Syrian Women in Their Peace Building Efforts” Workshop was hold under Chatham House Rules; Thirteen Syrian women participated in the workshop – they represented the pluralistic religious, regional and political groups inside and outside of Syria. Five women came from inside Syria and eight women from the diaspora (Lebanon, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Germany, Switzerland and Austria). All participants are active in various civil society initiatives, in women and refugee groups and humanitarian organisations. The results have been common grounds with respect fo freedom, democracy, citizenship and equality.