CYWEN was built
An alliance of 30 young Cambodian activists called the Cambodia Young Women Empowerment Network (CYWEN) was formed in October 2010 following a women’s empowerment process carried out in 2009 by JASS (Just Associates) – http://www.justassociates.org – an international and regional women’s rights organizing dedicated to strengthening the voice, visibility and collective organizing power of women. CYWEN women work together to strengthen young women’s leadership in Cambodia through various collective trainings and others actions. SILAKA/CPWP serves as JASS’ local partner and as the host organization for CWYEN.
Vision of CYWEN:
Cambodia Society has young women resource who full of self-confident, ability and valuable to participate with men in decision making process for country development.
Mission of CYWEN:
- To build up self-confident of young women by providing them the opportunity and encouragement to learn for their own needs.
- To assist pushing young women to get knowledge, skills, and experiences from the society.
- To cause opportunity to the young women to show up their ability by effectively with the men in the social affair.