Divine Woman and the Association for Education and Family Care also received a “Networking for Change” Grant. “Be Aware for a Better Life” aims to improve physical and mental health among young people from the municipalities of Gjakova and Gjilan (€8,000).
NGO Open Door and NGO Ruka Ruci received a “Networking for Change” Grant, entitled: “Empowering Vulnerable Women through Knowledge and Awareness on the Law on Gender Equality, Law No. 2004/2.” (€8,000).
Will organize meetings between women and men, gender equality officers and representatives from local judicial institutions in Skenderaj, Drenas, Lypjan and Ferizaj to discuss women’s right to property inheritance. (€2,880)
Will raise awareness in Has about breast and cervical cancer using local media. They also will advocate for mobile health units to visit these two regions and organize an action to support women from the region who are suffering from cancerous diseases. (€2,885)
Will organize women of Gracanica to be politically active by informing them about their political rights, creating women’s village councils, organizing meetings between them and all political parties and creating a clear strategy for the functioning of the village council for one year. (€2,804)
Will promote who are successful in school, making them leaders and role models, and motivating other girls to continue their education. Leaders will present handcrafts made by girls’ parents to raise funds that support girls’ education and improved integration into the Kosovo educational system....
Will advocate to health institutions for 600 women pensioners to receive free check-ups for osteoporosis. Meanwhile, they will prepare women pensioners for advocacy related to the implementation of the law on retirement and the law on healthcare and health insurance, set to be adopted in 2015. (€2...
Organization of Persons with Muscular Dystrophy of Kosovo (Organizata e Personave me Distrofi Muskulare) will organize various activities for people with special needs from Pristina, Gjilan, Ferizaj, Mitrovica, Prizren and in the rural areas. (2,700€)
Contemporary Woman (Gruaja Bashkëkohore) will organize health lectures, psycho-social trainings, fitness exercises to replace psysiotherapy exercises and will advocate at the hospital of the regional centre in Prizren so there will be better services provided to persons with disabilities. (2,065€...
The Association for Education and Family Care (Shoqata për Edukim dhe Përkujdesjen e Familjes) will organize educational sessions, round table and quiz for the young people of the Municipality of Gjakova on the topic “ Protection from Sexually Transmitted Diseases.” (2,390 €)