February

2013

Program area: Support to women’s initiatives

Grants approved - February 2013. 
Number of grants: 12 

  1. Association of Roma “Danica” , Pančevo
  • RSD: 300.000,00
  • Project title: Stop violence against Roma women
  • Project goal: Continuity and development of work in Roma communities against violence against women, through providing them with personal documents, sharing information with Roma women about obligations of institutions and through individual support.
  1. Club OPA, Belgrade
  • RSD: 147.000,00
  • Project title: Femix Info – Portal of women’s creativity
  • Project goal: Creating web portal Femix Info, independent multimedia project of promotion and affirmation of women in arts and social activism.
  1. Alternative Center for Girls, Kruševac
  • RSD: 240.000,00
  • Project title: Capacities building of young female activists in Rasina district.
  • Project goal: Strengthening capacities and empowerment of activists of the new feminist group. Institutional start-up support.
  1. Association “Women from the South”, Pirot
  • RSD: 233.400,00
  • Project title: Women on Women
  • Project goal: Promotion of women’s activism, education of women from Southeast Serbia and dissemination of knowledge on the issues concerning women’s question through the work and improvement of Women’s Media-Library.
  1. Independent Women’s Center, Dimitrovgrad
  • RSD: 290.260,00
  • Project title: Human Rights are also Women’s Rights – transfer your knowledge other woman (continuation)
  • Project goal: Legal aid to women, mutual empowerment, improvement of activists’ knowledge through presentations and lectures by the members.
  1. Women’s Center, Užice
  • RSD: 200.000,00
  • Project title: Institutional support
  • Project goal: Continuing long term projects committed to women living in multiple discrimination, through support for self-organizing, employment, economic initiatives and influencing policies and plans of local Labor Council and Gender Equality Council.
  1. SOS for women and children victims of violence, Vlasotince 
  • RSD: 300.000,00
  • Project title: To hear, to learn, to change the future
  • Project goal: Empowering youth’s autonomy, consciousness raising on the topics of confronting the past, civic responsibility and education on feminist peace politics.
  1. Association Ternipe, Pirot
  • RSD: 297.300,00
  • Project title: Coordination of Roma Women’s Network in Serbia
  • Project goal: Enabling working conditions for the Coordinating organization and Managing board of Roma Women’s Network in Serbia for implementation of annual action plan of the network. For years RWN works on capacity building in Roma women’s activism, visibility of Roma women’s activism, on strengthening human and material resources, inclusion of gender issues in Roma activism and inclusion of the issue of multiple discrimination in women’s movement.
  1. Labris – organization for lesbian human rights, Belgrade
  • RSD: 228.400,00
  • Project title: Labris sport group – FemSlam   
  • Project goal:  Gathering of lesbian, bisexual, trans and friendly women through sports and recreation, for combating internalized homophobia and for empowerment of LBT women through sports.
  1. Act Women, Belgrade
  • RSD: 150.000,00
  • Project title: Women’s Day
  • Project goal:  Improvement of quality of life of women through working on themselves and getting to know the work of women’s organizations, professional affirmation of women artists and experts and additional sensitization of cultural institutions as well as mainstream media on women’s issues through promotion of Women’s Day.
  1. Roma center for women and children DAJE, Belgrade  
  • RSD: 286.360,00
  • Project title: Work of SOS telephone for Roma women
  • Project goal: Support to Roma women victims of violence, especially to women living in settlement in poor conditions, through spreading information on the work of SOS telephone, emotional and psychological support and legal consultations for breaking violent situations; inclusion, mediation, information and advocacy in institutions.
  1. Center for Girls, Niš
  • RSD: 225.000,00
  • Project title: Little center – Meeting place – Safe space for girls in Niš
  • Project goal: Institutional support to Center for Girls to enable working space as a place for girls’ gathering and education.