2009 annual report

Kuwait

National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI)
$243,200*
To strengthen women activists’ capacity to develop advocacy campaigns and foster collaboration among women’s organizations to build national support for women’s participation. The program will include workshops on advocacy and coalition building; technical assistance for issue-based campaigns; and exchange of best practices among Kuwaiti women. Through advocacy campaigns, women could demonstrate leadership on issues, influence policy, and raise their political profile.

* Indicates Department of State funding beyond NED's annual appropriation