Projects

Projects

(ongoing project) Women’s Resource Center Armenia has prepared feminist lecture series by financial support of Heinrich Boell Foundation. Lectures will be held in Autumn 2015 in Yerevan.

(ongoing project) "The opening of the format of workshops for a wider public widens perspectives, because these workshops are shaping persons.” Anna Arganashvili, Partnership for Human Rights, Georgia.

(ongoing project) Project will be executed by a working group of NGOs - Women’s Initiatives Supporting Group (WISG), Human Rights Education and Monitoring Center (EMC) in Georgia and Society Without Violence (SWV) and Public Information and Need of Knowledge (PINK) in Armenia.

(closed project) By the financial support of South Caucasus Regional office of the Heinrich Boell Foundation, cinema art center Prometheus has prepared special gender section under the 16th Tbilisi International Film Festival.

(closed project) Two-days training in photograhy for interested women in Ozurgeti, Kutaisi and Gori (Georgia). Language of the training: Georgian.

(closed project) Project aims to raise awareness about gender, discrimination and violence in the Guria region of Georgia. Project will also support to dismantle gender-based stereotypes, which prevail in the region.  

(closed project) International Gender Workshop series is cooperation between different offices of Heinrich Boell Foundation and brings together gender program coordinators from respective offices and partner experts. 

(closed project) Women's Fund in Georgia with financial support of the South Caucasus Regional Office of the Heinrich Boell Foundation created a radioprogramme FeminStream.

(closed project) Breaking stereotypes, linking and humanizing the lives of people considered being “enemies” – this is the main reason why a group of young women from Armenia and Turkey have united.

(closed project) Installation based on the interviews with victims of domestic violence. The aim of exhibition is to re-interpret gender-based violence in order to make it subject of research and public discussion.

(closed project) In 2013 Foundation initiated lecture series about feminism, prepared and presented by lecturers, experts and activists of different background.

(closed project) Under the frameworks of the project herstories of 50 women were collected and printed as post cards with their short biographies.  The list of 50 women covered well-known and less-known women from XIX-XX century Georgia.  

About the Heinrich Böll Foundation

Fostering democracy and upholding human rights, taking action to prevent the destruction of the global ecosystem, advancing equality between women and men, securing peace through con­ flict prevention in crisis zones, and defending the freedom of individuals against excessive state and economic power – these are the objectives that drive the ideas and actions of the Heinrich Böll Foundation. We maintain close ties to the German Green Party (Alliance 90/The Greens) and as a think tank for green visions and projects, we are part of an international net­work encompassing well over 100 partner projects in approxi­mately 60 countries.

The Heinrich Böll Foundation works independently and nurtures a spirit of intellectual openness. We maintain a world­ wide network with currently 30 international offices. We co­operate closely with 16 state-level Böll Foundations in each of Germany’s federal states, and we support talented, socio-politi­cally engaged undergraduate and graduate students in Germany and abroad.

We gladly follow Heinrich Böll’s exhortation for citizens to get involved in politics, and we want to inspire others to do the same.

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