MUNTADA- The Arab Forum for Education, Sexuality and Reproductive Health in Palestine, has accomplished in cooperation with different universities, from which our recent cooperation with Birzeit University in partnership with Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences, as fourtine student from the specialty received a forty hours training in different subjects in sexuality, between 18 February and 25 April 2018.
During the last evaluation session, student presented an evaluation for the workshop that held many reflections on the importance of the topics they learned about during it, and how it helped them to ask questions to themselves they couldn't ask before, as one student shared by saying how much the training taught her to stop and revised many actions and behaviors she would normally not notice and that today she feels much more self aware.
The students also talked about all the contents that they rediscovered during the training which was new and valuable to them, from which the love and intimacy topic, that had a special interest from the the students, as they talked about this topic helped them to re evaluate the whole concept of a relationship from their own point of view and not from others point of view.
MUNTADA- The Arab Forum for Education, Sexuality and Reproductive Health in Palestine with the fund of European Union and through Women in Audio Visual in the Southern Mediterranean grant, in addition to the fund of the Deutsche Gesellschaft fürInternationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and through the Civil Peace Service program (ZFD) will be implementing a regional project (covering the following 7 Arab countries Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia) that addresses gender equality with focus on sexual rights and women’s bodily integrity in the audiovisual sector. This project is co-funded by the European Union under the initiative “SouthMed WiA,Towards Greater Gender.
This workshop is part of a workshop series specialized for Palestinian universities. Beneficiaries of this workshop will receive a training in video making later on during this year.