Women’s Leadership Summit
(August 7th-11th, 2018)
What is this Summit?
The Women’s Leadership Summit is a training intensive for Muslim Women who are activists, community leaders, social justice advocates, interested in civic engagement and all those hungry to make change! We are calling on serious women who want to deepen their understanding of the relationship between Islam and gender justice, Quranic ethics & equity and develop strategies to deepen their toolbox for sacred service.
This training incorporates hands-on learning across disciplines and is designed to develop participants holistically.
Sessions are taught by dynamic professionals who have years of experience in working collaboratively in their respective fields.
- develop in depth knowledge and critical thinking skills
- Have hands on experience with community building, anti-racism work, strategy development and event organizing!
- Gain new approaches to s mindfulness and self care
- Build a close knit network of peers
The Program is designed around 5 components:
Knowledge: How do apply Quran, hadith and Scholarly work to our modern context. Let’s delve into Quranic ethics regarding Gender Justice, Minority Politics, Human rights and Peace Building Platforms
Personal Development & Self Care: Time to tap into your Divine given gifts and grow strategies to maximize your full potential. Learn techniques for mindfulness and how to protect yourself from burn out.
Public Speaking: Get trained in delivering a powerful, clear message to major audiences and develop effective communication tools for conflict resolution, and base support building.
Sacred Service: Giving back to communities in need from your unique leadership style.
Mohammadan Activism: How do we engage In local and national politics in order to affect public policy.