HNEC Women Empowerment Unit meets some women’s organizations

HNEC Women Empowerment Unit meets some women’s organizations

 

On Thursday morning, July 20th 2017, a meeting was held between the Head of HNEC’s Women Empowerment Unit, Mrs. Areej Al Al-Ajeli, with some civil society organizations, working in the field of supporting women, to discuss some issues related to the political participation of women.

She started the meeting by highlighting the objectives of the unit in supporting women participation in elections as voters and candidates and holding leading positions according to the laws and legislations.

The meeting reviewed some suggestions and preliminary ideas on how to activate the unit through joint efforts conducted by HNEC and the concerned organizations, especially with regards to electoral awareness programs, within the executive plans of the Commission.