May 3, 2011

Empowerment of Widows and their Coalitions (2011-2014)

Aiming to enable widows to become agents of change and access their entitlements with dignity, a 3 year program was funded jointly by the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN WOMEN), the Swiss National Committee and the Standard Chartered Bank and was implemented in Nepal, India and Sri Lanka.

Enforcing a Zero Tolerance Policy for Rape & Sexual Violence against Women & girls in Sri Lanka (2012-2013)

The project promoted concerted public response against rape and sexual violence against women and girls and thereby calling seriously to end entrenched failure of law enforcement and subscription to the principle rule of law. The Objective was to increase public…
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