EAD as a process of its advocacy activities conducted an event under the title of “Unifying Our Voice”, in Kabul for the second time. The purpose of the event was to give awareness to the women entrepreneurs in Kabul province, Share the draft Strategic Advocacy Plan for their comments and feedbacks and exchange ideas on current problems faced by business owners and find solutions for these challenges. 7 women business owners participated in the event.
This event started with recitation of the Holly Quran, and then Homa Usmany the executive director briefly introduced LEAD and the activities and services that LEAD provides. then Mr. Ehsany LEAD’s advocacy manager facilitated the participants in understanding the importance advocacy and shared the draft advocacy plan through a presentation and engaged participants into groups activities in order to collect their comments and feedback on the plan. Following that Sultana Khaknizhad the Legal expert for LEAD briefed the participants on the commercial laws and explained the importance of awareness of the commercial laws for business women.