Advanced Leadership Initiative
Social entrepreneurial training and support for young local peace activists in Israel & Palestine
Palestinian and Jewish women join together in the West Bank for a weekend yoga retreat and emotional resilience workshop. This is one of the latest ALI social justice projects cross-border teams create and implement, activating their newly learned leadership and communication training to positively impact their communities.
REAL IMPACT on the ground
- Advanced Leadership Initiative participants work on proposals for cross-border projects and compete for micro-grants provided by Tomorrow’s Women to bring grassroots peacebuilding projects to life.
- Empowering the next generation of female leaders through direct action, effective leadership, and deep and lasting impact.
- Through workshops, seminars, dialogue, and mentorship, program participants utilize compassion and strength to transform their communities.
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Applications are now closed for 2022.
The Advanced Leadership Initiative is a nine-month leadership program with three months of intensive training and six months to implement social justice projects. The 2022 session begins in March with an in-person weekend seminar in Area C. The program continues with nine virtual sessions on Sundays, and a second-weekend seminar in April. After the projects are implemented, there will be a small conference to promote and celebrate the projects!
Women with previous encounter experience between the ages of 18-29 passionate about social change and peacemaking who are motivated to build their leadership skills by working in teams to implement projects that make a positive impact in their communities
- Three participants/groups will receive grants of up to 1,200 USD (~3,842 NIS) to implement their projects.