We work with elected women to build trust between marginalized groups and the public institutions that used to exclude them. Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC); Province 5.
Many male politicians comment us like
– ‘Women can't do politics they are made for to perform household chores.’ says Sangita. In her opinion, Politics
requires power and money, and liberty to be present in every kinds of places in
which only male can engage themselves in such environment. Sangita thinks the
biggest struggle is to run high political campaigns like road, development and
water. ALthough sangita has been trying
to learn all these skills from other Edwrs. Her mentor Hema Harijan has been
supporting her to learn all those skills which is must in peforming well in
politics. Mentoring approach is one of the activities conducted by CDWN for the
enhancement of capacity of EDWR.