The Youth Conference: “The Role of the Youth in Engendering the Constitution” took place on 7th - 9th of September 2014. It gathered 30 young human rights and women’s rights activists from different walks of life and areas in Syria. The conference created a space to exchange knowledge and discuss the institutionalization of gender equality and women’s rights in constitution. The participants shared experiences with guests from Tunisia and Croatia and lessons learned on the role of the civil society in democracy building as well as the status of women’s rights and legislation in their respective countries. And finally the young activists discussed their own role in engendering the constitution building and came up with recommendations on how they could advocate the process in their context.
Youth Conference: “The Role of the Youth in Engendering the Constitution”
10 Sep 2014
Towards A Democratic and Non-violent Transition In Syria Through Inclusive Constitution Building Process
Promoting Non-Violent Transition Towards Democracy Through Engendering a Constitution Building Process