The Nobel Women’s Initiative (NWI) has opened applications for the 2023 Sister-to-Sister feminist peacebuilders leadership program.
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED.
Change is driven from the ground up by women’s movements and leaders who provide the sparks and the hard work needed to prevent violence and maintain peace every day. Women’s groups and women leaders are often working in resource-poor environments, confronting threats to their own security and communities, and with inadequate opportunities to build trust.
The Sister-to-Sister program brings together young feminist leaders – sisters - in an intensive program which fosters crucial solidarity, support and sisterhood, to better equip them for their ongoing work.
NWI will welcome 20 new young feminist peace activists to take part in an 8-week intensive virtual learning space. The program will take place from 6 September, 2023, to 6 November, 2023, and is designed to:
In recognition of varying degrees of access to the internet, workspaces, transportation, care responsibilities and other circumstances, discretionary honorariums will be provided to support selected applicants in effectively taking part in the program.
The program is run in partnership with the Coady Institute.
Candidates have to submit the following to be considered for the 2023 program by 11:59pm ET, on 7 June, 2023:
For more information about the program, see here.
With questions, please reach out to [email protected]