Interaction on "Ensurance of 50% women representation in local election"

Jagaran Women Resource Centre in coordination with Biratnagar Sub Municipality organized a day interaction program on "Ensurance of 50 % women representation in Local election ". The program was organized on 3rd Ashad 2071 in Jagaran Nepal meeting hall in the presence of members of Women Resource Centre, women political leaders, journalists as well as other related stakeholders. The program was conducted for the promotion of Women leadership and Capacity development of women.
(Mr. Dashilal Majhi, Public Health Centre Incharge presenting his views on the program, Sunsari)
The participants holding a common view about the effectiveness of the program put forward the view that there has to be proportionate representation of women (50%) taking the population of women under consideration also highlightening the need of co operation from men.
Addressing the program, a women journalist raised the issue of women journalists to be capacitated for making 50% women representation in local level. In a similar manner, the local women leaders of different political parties appreciated the program and put forward the view that Capacity building program to be useful for enhancing the participation of women. The members of Resource centre put their similar views about the proportionate representation of women. The program was chaired by Ms. Pratikshya Basnet- Incharge of Jagaran Women Resource Centre.