|Association for Turkish Mothers, Trabzon Branch: Women Friendly Cities, A Journey to the Villages|
Grantee: Association for Turkish Mothers, Trabzon Branch
Grant Amount: 30.250 TL
Partner(s): Services Provincial Directorate, Trabzon Bar Association/Women’s Rights Commission, Health Directorate, Security Directorate, Local Equality Unit, 3 District Administration Units, 3 Provincial Municipalities
Duration: 1 September 2009 – 30 April 2010
500 women aged 15-60 and 250 men aged 18-60 from Arakli, Duzkoy and Macka districts, 20 women needing psychological support, 2000 citizens in the community through local media
The aim of this project is to raise awareness among citizens regarding women’s rights and gender issues. 500 women between the ages 15-60 and 250 men between the ages 18-60 residing in the selected villages and neighborhoods in the Arakli, Duzkoy and Macka districts will receive training from experts. 20 women will be provided with special legal and psychological support. 2000 citizens are targeted through a series of programs via local media.