Power of Youth Program 2021

A 10-week intensive virtual program that ran from March until August 2021 and consisted of 33 participants with most sessions co-hosted by a local expert in the field.

The political Leadership and Campaign Management Program 2020

With the support of the Regional Program of Gulf States at Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Ibtkar held an in-house training program on “Political Leadership and Campaign Management” with 25 male and female participants in Kuwait.


The Women Dialogue and Leadership programme 2019

Ibtkar’s Women: Dialogue and Leadership program took place in Kuwait and in Berlin, Germany with 10 participants.

Empowering Kuwaiti Women in Politics 2018

Ibtkar's Empowering Kuwaiti Women In Politics program, where 15 women leaders were trained in political leadership.

GCC Cultural Sensitivity for Healthcare workers 2015/2016

Great Ormond Street Hospital, UK, October 2015: medical and demonstrative staff training on palliative care for children and families from the GCC.

APSA MENA workshop leader

Qatar University and Al-Salam Center Kuwait, May and Dec 2015 : contributed in covering regional topics, overseeing student’s work and designing curriculum for the workshop for 22 political science PhDs.

STAND NGO training

Env Kuwait, January-March 2015: oversaw the training of 8 aspiring civil society organisations in Kuwait, covering fields from grant writing to fundraising and coalition building.

Tamkeen 2012/2013

NDI program for mentoring young women, Kuwait, 2012/2013: mentoring and overseeing the output of a year-long young women’s empowerment project that culminated in a short video campaign for custody rights.