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  • Status: Closed
  • Thematic area: Other
  • Country: Morocco
  • Year approved:2015

Women better equipped for local and regional affairs

  • Name of organisation / initiative supported: Association Démocratique des Femmes du Maroc (ADFM)
  • Start date: 1 October 2015
  • End date: 21 December 2015

Initiative summary:

Women elected to local and regional posts in September 2015 are participating in eight workshops and four regional seminars run by Mouvement pour une Démocratie Paritaire.

200 women are thus learning about legal rights for gender equality and women’s participation in local politics. The trainings will focus on the latest amendments of three relevant district laws, the draft law on local communities and the law on local and regional councils.

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