|Mardin Women Cooperation Association: Mesopotamian Dolls|
Grantee: Mardin Women Cooperation Association
Applicant: Hulya Aydin
Purpose: Helping women in Mardin to learn their rights, overcome their trauma caused by domestic violence and social pressure by organizing trainings and doll-making workshops
Grant Amount: 39,794 TL
Partner: Mardin Provincial Directorate of Family and Social PoliciesPeriod: 5 January 2015 – 2 June 2015
Domestic violence, domestic and social pressure, early and forced marriage, unschooling and no use of succession and democratic rights are some of the common problems faced by women in Mardin. It is necessary to support women to overcome their trauma and raise their awareness.