As a Gulmakai champion, Nayla participated in the 5 days training in Dubai.
22 champions from Pakistan, Afghanistan, India, Nigeria, Brazil, Turkey and Lebanon participated in this training provided by INTRAC a not-for-profit UK based association that provide training, consultancy and research to help civil society organisations and networks be more effective.
Training focused on advocacy. The champions had the time to develop their strategy, work on it and pitch it. They learned all about the advocacy technics, the styles, the actors and factors which influence advocacy, how to determine the hidden actors.
Malala, her father Ziauddin and the whole Yousafzai family surprised everybody by coming.
They participated actively in the two last days of training.