January 16 – 19, 2020 | Dead Sea, Jordan
Purpose: Connecting young women leaders from Israel, Jordan and Palestine for a Convening focused on Young Women’s Leadership and Empowerment. To provide opportunities for professional training and foster networking and peacebuilding in the region.
December 2015 | Amman, Jordan & Tel Aviv, Israel
Purpose: Relationship building between Forward Global Women’s Founders and Israeli and Jordanian team members. Promotion of Forward Global Women’s Security Project.
The Regional teams visited the University of Amman in Jordan where Founder Rula Quawas was an esteemed professor. Meetings were arranged with Fredrick Ebert Stiftung’s offices in both Amman and Tel Aviv to discuss future steps for the Security Project including its publication. The Team met with staff from the US Embassy in Amman as well as with Einat Shlein, the Israeli Ambassador to Jordan. During time outside of Amman, the Team was able to visit with locals in Al Fuhais Municipality a predominantly Christian town in Jordan.