On Wednesday February 9, a delegation from the Women Leaders for Peace met with the speaker, vice speaker and the secretary of the Kurdistan Parliament. The main aim for the meeting was to handover a draft bill on positive discrimination in the Kurdistan Regional Government. Drafting the bill was one of the recommendation concluded from the Fifth Kurdistan Women Leaders Forum that was took place on 14 of December 2021 in Erbil, Kurdistan Region with the support and coordination of Emma Organization for Human Development.
Meeting with the Kurdistan Parliament
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Emma Organization for Human Development was founded in 2013 by three female activists with a vision to advance the role of women in society, promote gender equality and empower women in Kurdistan. “Emma” is a Kurdish term meaning (WE) and is the concept by which this organization functions as a unit working together as "One Team" from different cultural backgrounds and religious beliefs to achieve goals and rebuild lives.
بەھار عەلی: کۆمەڵگە و ئەقڵییەتی پیاوسالاری کە ژنێک درووست دەکات جگەرە بکێشێت و جلی رووت لەبەربکات، دواتر ھانی براکەی دەدەن بیکوژێت، ئینجا یەخەی رێکخراوی ژنان دەگرن “ئێوە بە کوشتاندا”. #دەروون_و_دیاردە Bahar Ali: Society and patriarchal mentality creates a woman who seeks freedom through smoke and open clothing leading to her murder by her brother while placing the blame of her murder on women organizations.