Forward Global Women convenes and trains women leaders in political and civic life from the MENA countries of Jordan, Palestine, Israel, Tunisia, Egypt, Morocco along with USA women.
The 2019 Convening program: Climate Change and its Impact on Women and Conflict in the MENA Region. Convening participants assessed the impact of climate change from a regional, national and local perspective.
The 2018 Convening program: Women’s Involvement in Politics and Education as a Mobilization Tool. Additionally one full day was spent at the US Capitol meeting with members of Congress and holding panels for House and Senate staffers.
The 2017 Convening program: “Women’s Role in Countering Violent Extremism and Shifting the Narrative.”
The 2016 Convening program: Peacemaking, Women’s Rights and Women and Children Refugees.
The 2015 Convening program: Women’s Challenges for Security, Peace, Rights and Equality in the Middle East: Reducing Vulnerability and Building Resilience.
The 2014 Convening program: Women, Peace and Security: Implementing UNSCR 1325 in the MENA Region.
The 2013 Convening program: Women’s Participation in Peacebuilding.