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The British Embassy launches a one-day initiative for young Jordanian women.. What is it?

Amman Today

publish date 2023-03-08 11:01:24

The British Embassy in Amman has launched a new initiative to give young women in Jordan an opportunity to experience diplomacy firsthand and join a network of women leaders advocating for “gender equality and social inclusion” in Jordan.

The new “Ambassador for a Day” competition celebrates International Women’s Day on March 8, 2023, salutes the United Nations logo, and promotes a world based on gender equality, according to a statement issued by the embassy.

The statement indicated that this initiative provides an exciting opportunity for young women to experience diplomatic work and advocate for equality and change, in addition to acquiring skills in their leadership journey.

British Ambassador to Amman, Bridget Brind, said that this initiative seeks to enhance the inclusion of women and increase their participation in society, to help them realize their potential and contribute to achieving better results for all.

The statement indicated that the British Embassy is committed to empowering young Jordanian women to make positive change, explaining that this initiative is known as “Ambassador for a Day”, but the embassy also encourages young women to become “leaders for life”.

He explained that all young women between the ages of 18 and 25 are eligible to apply for participation in the competition, as the embassy receives applications from March 8 to April 27.

And he indicated that the British ambassador in Amman will accompany the winner or winners of the competition.

He added that the winner will be invited as a guest to attend an event organized by the British Embassy in Amman, in the presence of senior representatives from relevant organizations in Jordan.

He pointed out that contestants must record a video clip that does not exceed a minute and 30 seconds, and that the video is suitable for use on social media, then share the video clip on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram by referring to the embassy’s page “@”UKinJordan and using the hashtag “#UKAmb4aDay”. The deadline for submission is April 27, 2023.

and send requests via e-mail [email protected]

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