fbpx
Alcaldes and Village leaders undergo gender-based violence training in Toledo
August 2, 2014
Belmopan Celebrates 44 years of existence
August 2, 2014

Toledo women undergo leadership training in Punta Gorda

  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

WIN workshop

Posted: Saturday, August 2, 2014. 10:32 am CST.

WIN workshop

WIN workshop

Saturday, August 2, 2014. JUAN CALL Reporting: Women in public/leaderships position in the Toledo district have begun a series of workshops on capacity building.

Project coordinator Sheena Gentle explains that the during the course of the training, which is expected to last eight days, the women will be taught about leadership, community mobilization, strategic planning, political campaigns among others.

Sheena Gentle

Sheena Gentle

The objective of the training is to empower women by helping them to confront many of the issues they face on a daily basis whether it be in the home, on the job or working in the community.

The participants come from a wide range of fields including village councils, town council, non-government organizations and the community at large.

“We want to empower these women to become influential leaders in whatever they do or work,” says Gentle.

Zenaida Moya

Zenaida Moya

One of the main facilitators of the workshops is former Belize City Mayor Zenaida Moya who shared her experience as a woman in politics and also about the importance of women stepping up in the arena of politics, leadership and in business.

Miss Moya explained to reporters that women should not be relegated to the backseat to watch the world go by them.

“We want to be a part of development of our country,” said Moya, “we are capable enough of doing any job, just as men.” Moya elaborated that “we are not saying we don’t need men but we must work together equally and move forward to development.”

 

Аdvеrtіѕе wіth thе most visited news site in Веlіzе ~ Wе оffеr fullу сuѕtоmіzаblе аnd flехіblе dіgіtаl mаrkеtіng расkаgеѕ. Yоur соntеnt іѕ dеlіvеrеd іnѕtаntlу tо thоuѕаndѕ оf uѕеrѕ іn Веlіzе аnd аbrоаd! Соntасt uѕ аt [email protected] оr саll uѕ аt 501-601-0315.

 

© 2014, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.

  • Belize Job Portal
  • larry waight
  • galen university

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *