January 11, 2017
Promoting Constructive Leadership and Civil Society in Post-Conflict
Syria 15/8/2016 – 15/4/2018
TAHDIR project was put into action at the
Centre for Strategic Studies (CSS) in October, 2016, where it carried out
successfully the first group of 4 modules of workshops.
After a long process of screening CVs and
related documents, and after carrying out interviews, 22 Syrian individuals
were selected to participate in the extensive 4 weeks training courses which
took place at the Centre for Strategic Studies at the University of Jordan starting
from October 2nd and ending on November 3rd.
started with the first module which was on: “Democratic
Transition: Institutional Reform for the Creation of a Democratic State”. The second
Module talked about the same subject but into more elaborated information and
details. Moreover, the third and the forth modules have trained participants on
Post-conflict, Peace Consolidation and Democracy.
whole training, Syrian participants were asked to deliver action plans on
weekly basis for their anticipated projects to be applied in the transitional
phase in the post conflict Syria. Moreover, they were asked to fill out forms
to evaluate the trainers on a daily basis. Moreover, they were requested as
well to evaluate the workshop activity through a comprehensive survey inclusive
of all areas of training.
In addition to
the four modules, 9 competent participants were chosen to continue a fifth module
training in Madrid, Spain, from Nov. 28, 2016 till Nov. 2, 2016, organized by
AECID headquarters-Madrid and Citpax under the title: “Inclusive Transitions in Conflict- and
Fragile-Affected States: Syria”.
stage of the project, Tahdir team at the CSS is carrying out the evaluation
process of the coming Syrian participants in order to choose the second group
of 22 participants to undergo the upcoming four modules of workshops that would
start in the middle of January 2017. Furthermore, Tahdir team will continue the
process of evaluating, choosing and reporting.