On September 24th, it was developed the 1st workshop “The Role of Women in Politics”. This event, organized by Metropolitan Network for Citizen Participation, was formed by 4 lectures where it was socialized the role of women in the politic life of Ecuador. 115 people from 7 countries took part of the workshop where highlighted the presence of: Ecuador, Argentina, Spain, Mexico, Colombia, the USA, and Costa Rica. From the total of participants, 86 were teachers and students of UMET.