Seminar: Now and Forever, Protagonists of Change (Costa Rica)

IAYSP-Costa Rica organized a seminar in the IAYSP Headquarters (San José) to provide a space to meet and talk about the reality that many women live when studying and working. Also, to talk about how that makes them and the people around them feel.

In this forum, the participants had a space to give their opinion and to share data about the reality of gender equality in their country, promoting SDG #5: Gender equality and women’s empowerment.

A roleplay was performed at the start using examples lived by IAYSP leaders in college and work. This seminar sought to identify the different problems shown by the gender gap in universities and the work environment. In addition, to producing interest in the members to look for ways and strategies to eliminate bad habits that have been acquired in the past. Members and guests from Costa Rica and Panamá attended physically and virtually.