In the framework of 16 Day of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign, GOPA-DERD's team implemented a training session entitled "self-defense" targeting a number of youth from different areas, this took place at Al-Fayrouzeh Community Center in collaboration with UNHCR. 

The session aimed to teach the participants how to protect themselves in case they are in danger, and by increasing their ability to protect themselves they will be more confident .

In addition, the session was followed by an exhibition of  the products of women who participated in GOPA-DERD's Vocational Training program.