Centre for Peace and Justice, Brac University is pleased to invite applications from interested female students to participate in an online training programme on “Women Entrepreneurship for Promoting Peace and Social Cohesion” under the ‘Peacebuilding in Pandemic: Empowering Women to Promote Peace and Social Cohesion in the Context of COVID-19’ Project funded by UN Women.
About the Training:
The online training aims to empower young female students to design innovative start-ups and advocacy campaigns that addresses social issues, such as promoting peace, gender equity or equality, social cohesion, and COVID-19 resilience. The training will allow participants to undertake various innovative initiatives to provide inclusive services for disadvantaged women in their communities. This training will also equip female students to harness the power of technology to address online hate speech, cyberbullying, and harassment. Through the training, the participants will gain a brief idea about the various steps to start a new initiative through developing a culture of innovation and continuous improvement of the service. The training programme aims to be an integrated toolkit for new entrepreneurs so they can develop initiatives based on innovative ideas and services linked to peace, prosperity, cohesion, and resilience in society. Upon completion of this training, the participants will be able to:
Key Features of the Training:
Target Group: Female students studying at bachelor/honours level at any academic institution in Bangladesh who did not receive this training from CPJ, Brac University earlier.
* Students from the indigenous communities, persons with disabilities, female-headed households, tea gardens, Urdu speaking, transgender, faith-based and any other disadvantaged community are highly encouraged to apply.
Who Can Apply?
How to Apply?
Interested applicants must fill this online Google form with appropriate and relevant information in Bangla or English and submit it within the deadline. Please submit your application only when it is 100% final and complete. Applications cannot be edited after submission.
Application Link: https://forms.gle/VA1RPPV5pV3Nrpuf8
Deadline of Application Submission: 26 October 2021
Note: Please kindly note that all your information will be kept secured and only be used for official purposes. Successful candidates will be notified through SMS and e-mail. For any further query please feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Download the announcement: Call for Application Women Entrepreneurship Training