Kharkiv Regional Nongovernmental Organization "Kharkiv Regional Gender Resourse Center"
International wide campaign “Women’s dialogue about Peace and Gender Equality in Europe” with the participation of women-activists from different European countries and sectors as NGO, journalistic, women’s museums, education is the beginning of cooperation for the peace in Europe.
Kharkiv Ukraine, Merano Italy, Tbilicy Georgia
Our idea is a beginning of wide and open dialogue of women from different counties and sectors (education, feminist and antidiscrimination NGO, women's museums, gender theoretic and practice experts, journalists). All these sectors work in improving of ideas of peace and gender equality in society but their financial opportunities are limited and often they are separated and do not work together. "Women's Dialogue" is a point of counting of common actions with common ideas and aims but with different practice, instruments and opportunities. All participants will spread new knowledge and experience in local level and attract their partners and beneficiaries. They will use their own info resources for dissemination of information and will create common “women space” in Internet and in reali
.The project's results are:
development of the concept of of large-scale campaign for strengthening of the role of women in social -political processes and in the fight for peace;
the organization and conduct in different European countries and sectors various activities: exhibitions, performens, flash mobs, media projects about role and participation of women in the promotion of peace and gender equality;the gender sensitive space, practices and products will be create;the cultural ties between different countries and sectors as feminist and antidiscrimination NGO, education, journalism, gender theoretical and practice experts will be strengthening.
changes in in the public consciousness of gender stereotipes;strengthening of position of women in society
We will use the principals of the participatory, interactive and “chain” reaction. International event “Women’s Dialogue” (7 days, Ukraine, Kharkiv): presentation of the best practices of the different sectors and countries ; development of the common conception and vision of wide campaign of improving of idea of peace and gender equality; group work with development of events between sectors; discussions and evaluation of ideas; development of the common program of action – 2.Realization of ideas on the local level (three months): creation of the media products exhibitions, actions, performances; 3. Creation of the common Internet platform “Women’s dialogue” for improving and spreading of ideas of peace and gender equality with using of the results of activity. 4. Exchange visits
Funding requested from Advocate Europe
We would like to receive evaluation of our idea and also advice how to do it more effective: how to attract the attention of women-policy and business women; to find new partners in other countries and sectors, all who interesting with improving of ideas of peace and gender equality in Europe and