UNWOMEN: Youth Action will Shape a Better Future

19 May workshop at the SADA Center Photo: Pınar Alkan Yarıkkaya/UN Women
19 May workshop at the SADA Center Photo: Pınar Alkan Yarıkkaya/UN Women

On the occasion of the 19 May Youth and Sports Feast and Youth Week in Turkey UN Women Turkey organized an interactive awareness workshop for the girls benefitting from the SADA Women Empowerment and Solidarity Center in Gaziantep.

Girls discussed the importance of youth and children in social cohesion in the context of human and children’s rights as well as gender equality through creative drama . Following the workshop, girls and their families were invited to an iftar dinner in Burç Park.

The SADA Center operates under the leadership of UN Women, in partnership with Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality, Association for Solidarity with Asylum Seekers and Migrants (ASAM) and International Labour Organisation (ILO) within the framework of the European Union financed project “Strengthening the Resilience of Syrian Women and Girls and Host Communities”.