28 Aug. 2021 - UNITAR Report out on completion of gender empowerment programme for Jordan and Lebanon funded by Cyprus MFA

The implementation of the Programme "Gender Empowerment Now: Building Capacity to Mainstream Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (GEWE) into Government Policy for Jordan and Lebanon" that was funded by the Cyprus Ministry of Foreign Affairs, was successfully completed by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR).

We are grateful to UNITAR for the excellent cooperation, and we thank the Jordanian National Commission for Women, the National Commission for Lebanese Women, as well as UN Women for their ivaluable support and contribution.

The Programme was designed with the aim of building the capacity of government officials responsible for gender issues in Jordan and Lebanon so that they can better develop and implement their respective national action plans to support UNSCR1325 and national strategies for women.

You can read the Completion Report for the Programme by clicking here.