CONSULTATIVE FORUM ON WOMEN POLITICAL PARTICIPATION IN LAGOS
The Kudirat Initiative for Democracy (KIND) is organizing a consultative forum to advance the course of women political participation in Lagos State. The forum is being organized under the Voice Influencing Project of KIND to seek ways of influencing relevant organizations to enable them to strengthen the capacity of women political aspirants and to foster women’s participation in politics in Lagos State. Target participants at the forum include representatives of political parties, INEC, female political aspirants from the wards to the LGAs in Lagos State, Democracy NGOs, female politicians and political office holders and relevant MDAs. The strategies to be articulated in this forum and subsequent engagements with the stakeholders are expected to lead to an increase in the number of women taking part in active politics and better advocacy by Democracy NGOs for women’s participation in politics.
The forum is scheduled as follows.
Date: Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Venue: Olumo Hall, Airport Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos
Time: 10 am prompt
EMPOWERING WOMEN FOR BETTER POLITICAL PARTICIPATION IN LAGOS STATE
- Princess Mrs. Sarah Adebisi Sosan OFR (FORMER DEPUTY GOVERNOR, LAGOS STATE)
- Mrs. Ijeoma Okey-Igbokwe (Ag. ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY, INEC, LAGOS STATE)