JNCWJordanian National Commission for Women (Jordan)
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USAID will support JNCW in responding to the changing socio-economic landscape in Jordan that is affecting women's well-being and empowerment.
USAID Takamol and JNCW aim to strengthen the role of women in various sectors and provide specialized training programs to enhance women's leadership capabilities based on local and international best practices.
Coordination and planning committees, as well as local subcommittees, were established as affiliates of JNCW.
JNCW is one of the first semi-governmental commissions established in the Arab world to promote women's issues.
Once it becomes official, JNCW will study it and take necessary steps to ensure that Jordanian womenAAEs rights are respected and protected.
In addition, she noted that the JNCW strategy will also include plans to protect women from poverty.
Amman, Jan 6 (Petra) -- The "golden or magic box" were buzzwords Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour emphasised as he urged women's full engagement in upcoming parliamentary elections during a meeting on Sunday with the Jordanian National Commission for Women JNCW and its affiliate organisations across the Kingdom.
JNCW Secretary General Asma Khader complained about the absence of such "candid meetings and open dialogue" with government officials, calling today's meeting "a gate to a new phase in the life of Jordanian women" as it underlined that there is no democracy or reform without real participation of women in politics and legislation.
The JNCW launches consultation for - The provision of inputs for HD Broadcast coverage of the Games of La Francophonie whether sporting or cultural which will take place from 3 to 15/9/2013, : - The provision of inputs for HD Broadcast coverage of the opening and closing ceremonies will be held on 7 and 9/15/2013, : - The shooting and editing HD Broadcast summaries of 5 minutes and 13 minutes daily, : - Mounting a summary Broadcast HD 52 mn released at the end of the event, : - The dissemination of international signal.