Advisory Services, Executive & Professional Education


Providing hope, opportunity, and supportive communities for all Libyans

ADVISORY SERVICES, EXECUTIVE & PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION

The Center for Youth and Gender Empowerment will initially address the role of women in Libyan society, politics, and business through a range of short courses that cover a broad spectrum of issues.

 

Women and Society


  • Exploring the role of women in the Libyan society
  • Access of women to the public sphere, leadership, and legal status

 

Women and Security


  • The role of women in peacekeeping activities
  • Activating the role of women in security sector reform through civil society

 

Women and Public Sector Leadership


  • Women’s relationship to the processes of political influence, change, and empowerment in Libya, the Arab World and internationally
  • Gender responsive planning and budgeting in the government

 

Women and the Extractive Industries


  • Gender and reform in the Oil and Gas sector
  • Barriers to inclusion of women in Oil and Gas sector

 

Female Entrepreneurship


  • Exploring the role of women in the Libyan society
  • Access of women to the public sphere, leadership, and legal status

 

Gender and Media


  • Gender Roles in the Media- Examining the role of media on shaping social and cultural constructions of women and men
  • Using media to enhance gender awareness issues

 

Gender and Conflict


  • Investigating the role of women in the February 17th Revolution
  • Caring for family members with disabilities sustained during the Revolution

 

Gender-based Employment Policies


  • Inclusion of women in private sector employment
  • Labor market regulations affecting women
  • Active labor market programs for unemployed women