|Village Services of Gevas: Don’t Feel Left Out, Join Distance Education|
Grantee: Village Services of Gevas
Grant Amount: 30.390 TL
Partner(s): Van Community Education Center
Duration: 1 September 2009 – 1 June 2010
100 girls between ages of 15-20 and, 420 teachers, administrators and imams (religious officials) living in Gevas district and nearby villages
The aim of the project is to support women in completing formal education, provide training and to raise awareness of teachers, administrators and religious officials on gender and women’s rights. 100 girls will be placed in distance learning programs. 420 teachers, administrators and religious officials serving in the Gevas District center and the surrounding villages will receive a 5-day 30-hour training about Gender and Women's Human Rights.