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Local Democracy Cross-pollination seminar

COVID-19 Emerging issues for Local Democracies:Advancing Women’s Economic Empowerment in local democracies to mitigate Increased Unemployment and correlated Gender Based Violence In May and June 2021, rising unemployment and the correlated spike in genderbased violence (GBV) were identified by ICLD International Training Programme participants and alumni as key emerging realities precipitated by the COVID-19 pandemic. …

Local Democracy Talks: How do we increase women’s political participation and leadership in Tanzania?

(10.00-11.15 EAT) Why is the women’s formal participation and leadership so low in Tanzania? Welcome to a live streamed discussion with panelists representing local governments, faith-based institutions, civil society, UN Women and the Government of Tanzania. The discussion will be moderated by Aidan Eyakuze, Executive Director Twaweza. Questions to be raised: Women’s formal participation and …