Development cooperation , 22.08.2013

Yasmin - Women's resource center

Description

The project focuses and revolves around the cross-cutting themes of health, education, income-generating, skills training and gender equality. The aim is to enhance cross-cultural understanding, micro-credit and other micro funding programmes, create micro-businesses and end stigma and discrimination through promoting open dialogue and equal participation. The project strives to improve women’s sexual and reproductive health and to prevent domestic violence, honour crime and female genital mutilation. This will be done through empowering and educating communities, especially women and girls, about safe sexual practices and their human rights.

Admittance

  • 2013: 51 452 €
  • 2014: 47 200 €
  • 2015: 47 200 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Multisector education/training 30%
  • Women’s equality organisations and institutions 70%

Special target group

  • women
  • girls
  • indigenous peoples / ethnic minorities

Funding channel

  • African Care ry
  • Banadir Women Development Organization

Contact

keo-30

Code for the object of funding

27311704

ID

UHA2012-002738

Modified

22.08.2013