Empowering Young Women to Lead Change
This manual provides young women with information and tools to:
Gain insights into the issues
Facilitate training to educate and mobilize peers to collaborate on the issues
Develop advocacy skills and take concrete action on the issues
The workshop guides included in each module are designed to enable young women to successfully lead fun and engaging workshops without need for ‘expert facilitators’. The curriculum is flexible and allows for adjustments, such
as special speakers or resource people, to suit the needs of the participants. The modules may be used alone or in any combination that best meets participants’ interests, requirements, available time ,and resources.
It has been tested in Belarus, Jamaica, El Salvador, Lebanon, Zambia, and the Philippines.
Last modified: July 23, 2021