Artuklu’s Women Refugees: Empowerment and Social Inclusion of Women Refugees from a Gender Equality Perspective (ongoing)

Title of the action

Artuklu's Women Refugees: Empowerment and Social Inclusion of Women Refugees from a Gender Equality Perspective (ongoing)

Priority sector

 

Implementing partner 

Mardin Joint Women's Cooperation Association / Mardin Ortak Kadın İşbirliği Derneği
 

EU Contribution (EUR) 

267,309.78 EUR

Main objectives

Overall objective is to contribute to the development of social peace and harmony in Turkey in line with gender equality. To increase the capability for working with refugees of the project implementer women's organisation, NGOs and individuals willing to work with women refugees; To raise the awareness of refugees' rights of the local community; To raise the awareness of refugees' rights of institutions, organisations, municipalities, the private sector and NGOs and to develop cooperation for support services to refugees in the province of Mardin; To impart a gender aware view of women refugees to opinion leaders; To empower refugee women and to build their capacity for adapting to Turkey. 

Location

Mardin