Program area: Support to women’s initiatives

Grants approved - November 2012. 
Number of grants: 10 

1. Club OPA, Belgrade

  • RSD: 196.000,00
  • Project title: Femix Fest 2012
  • Project goal: Compilation of women’s bands’ songs from Serbia “Femikseta 2012″ – publishing and promotion of CD. Organization of Femix Fest week of women’s amateur photography, short movies and music.

2. Women’s Space, Niš

  • RSD: 296.800,00
  • Project title: Strengthening capacities of Roma women activism in South Serbia
  • Project goal: Direct work with Roma women and encouragement of initiatives, especially for improvement of women’s health and access to services, in the places with no registered Roma women’s organisation.

3. MMC LED art for ACIMSI alumni association, Novi Sad

  • RSD: 300.000,00
  • Project title: Registration of female alumni 
  • Project goal: Connecting in an alumi club female masters, post graduates, PhDs of Center for Gender Studies University of Novi Sad to improve affirmation of knowledge and make it functional in wider academic environment.

4. Roma Center for Women and Children “Daje”, Belgrade 

  • RSD: 292.320,00
  • Project title: SOS Telephone for Roma Women
  • Project goal: Visibility of the SOS Telephone, SOS consultations and support, inclusion, mediation, information and representation of Roma women in institutions.

5. Novi Sad Lesbian Association NLO

  • RSD: 108.950,00
  • Project title: On line NLO čitaonica Lepa Mlađenović
  • Project goal: Increasing visibility of the esablished Library and increasing destination, creation of new opportunities for archiving and mapping of lesbian existention.

6. Association of Roma “Danica” , Pančevo

  • RSD: 300.000,00
  • Project title: Let’s Stop Violence against Roma women 
  • Project goal: Continuity and development of the field work in settlements Jabuka, Deponija and Dolovo: reduction of violence against women, acquiring personal documents, education of Roma women on jurisdictions of centers for social work, police and prosecution office.

7. BeFem, Feminist Cultural Center, Belgrade

  • RSD: 227.520,00
  • Project title: BeFem 2012: pure feminist power
  • Project goal: Promotion of idea and politics of feminism. Program 2012 is focused on issue of power, the one which has been established and the one which produce resistence to dominante structures. In cooperation with feminist magazine Bang from Stockholm.

8. Association of Roma Women “Osvit”, Niš

  • RSD: 300.000,00
  • Project title: SOS Telephone in Roma and Serbian languages
  • Project goal: Continuation of the work on reduction of violence against women and establishment of institutional suppot to victims of violence.

9. Center “Living Upright”, Novi Sad

  • RSD: 295.000,00
  • Project title: Mentorski rad sa studentkinjama iz nedovoljno zastupljenih grupa na Univerzitetu i visokim strukovnim školama
  • Project goal: Mentoring 9 Roma female students and 3 female students with dissabilities enrolled in the first year of high vocational schools (pedagogy, business) adn faculties (medicine, philosophy, sociology, economics, law, agriculture, arts). The program offers regular communication, assistance in solving current problems and empowerment with gender dimension in the academic environment.

10. SOS for Women and Children Victims of Violence, Vlasotince

  • RSD: 300.000,00
  • Project title: I choose a chance for future 
  • Project goal: Strengthening autonomy of young people through educative and activist work, information and knowledge dissemination. Workshops with female pupils of 8th grade of elementary schools in Vlasotince and surrounding.