Women and Men Peace Building

Project Description:

Category:
Projects

Dates:

1-April-2012 – 30-March-2014

 

Project Goal / Objective:

  • To promote democracy and peace building in the community where peace building efforts can be implemented.
  • To create a women friendly environment and peaceful atmosphere at home, community and country.
  • To sensitiese men on women’s right
  • To increase women understands of rights, role in the community
  • To reduce violence against women through using a holistic family approach
  • To provide support, encouragement and awareness for men to understand the needs and problems of the women in their families
  • To support the peace building process in the community through institutionalizing peace groups who will continue the work of peace building after completion of project.

 

Activities:

  • Conduct peace building workshops
  • Conduct individual peace building sessions for men
  • Conduct women peace building sessions on weekly bases
  • Train people on topics of peace building in the family, women right , children rights etc.
  • Conduct session for men on the issue of women’s rights, and meetings of peace groups with the decision-making authorities for change in behavior.
  • Establishment of peace groups in the targeted communities.

 

Province

Herat

 

Districts

  • Ghuzara
  • Ghoryan

 

Donor

CAFOD

 

Beneficiaries:

  • 200 Shura members
  • 50 Teachers
  • 400 school student
  • 120 Mawlawies
  • 5 govxernment authorities
  • 3000 community members
  • Male: 600
  • Female: 600

 

Budget

$64,661.00 (USD)