“I want every little girl who’s told she’s bossy, to be told instead, she has leadership skills.” -Sheryl Sandberg

Welcome to Women in Jewish Leadership (WJL), a project of the Board of Deputies of British Jews,. WJL was set up to implement the recommendations of 2012’s report of the Jewish Leadership Council’s Commission on Women in Jewish Leadership, Inspiring Women Leaders: Advancing Gender Equality in Jewish Communal Life.

WJL aims to encourage more women, and improve their access, into senior lay and professional roles in the community to ensure a more balanced gender leadership benefitting the community as a whole. Click here for more information about us.

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