What is Global Peace Women Leadership Academy?

Launched in 2017, the Global Peace Women Leadership Academy (GPWLA) is a leadership program that empowers women to become Moral and Innovative leaders and peace-builders in their family and communities, supporting them to take a more active leadership role and create positive impacts in their societies.

This program consists of 3 major components

Capacity Building Education

Training on leadership values, self-assessment, project management & evaluations.

Experiential Service Learning

Outcome-driven service projects initiated by participants & merit - based micro grant.

Networking & Partnerships

Connecting with like - minded local and international women leaders to support your area of interest.

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GPWLA Projects

Advance Women's Leadership

Imagine Your Korean Dream: Building Cultural Harmony and Creating Ripple Effects

We are gratified to host service minded women leaders like Risa Perea through the GPWA and the GWD grant.
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Advance Women's Leadership

GPWLA Project Provides COVID19 Relief Boxes in Midst of the Pandemic

I've learned about project proposal writing, budgeting, and that I need to always be specific about my goals and objectives. I hope to share this knowledge that I've gained with other women."
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Advance Women's Leadership

Young Women-Led Peacebuilding Showcased At Global Forum

GPWLA graduate, Sandhya Acharya, shared her inspiring leadership journey at a global forum on peacebuilding and development.
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Leadership Academy Journeys

Advance Women's Leadership

Zainab’s GPWLA Story

She realized that not everything can be done on our own. Coordination and trust among your teammates makes sure that the program was done effectively. 
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Advance Women's Leadership

Courage to Make a Difference

“Through GPWLA, you know you are being trusted and you would be able to discover your values and also your abilities that you can use as a resource for the future.”
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Planting Seeds: Risa Perea's GPWLA Leadership Journey

"GPWLA teaches you how to make a seed grow. I would walk through the same steps and use it as a frame going forward." - Risa Perea, GPWLA 2020
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Advance Women's Leadership

Anu Lama: GPWLA was a "Self-Reflective Journey"

GPWLA has been a very decisive moment in my life. It has made me believe in myself and made me more confident.” Anu Lama's leadership journey.
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