The EuroMed Feminist Initiative (EFI), and with the support of SIDA, held a gender sensitivity training in Erbil from 12-16 October, 2021, whereby 8 selected civil society activists and leaders were provided with media and comms skills pertinent to raising gender awareness. The goal of this training is to help partners increase visibility of the plight of women and girls affected by the Syria crisis in a manner that does not compromise human dignity; does not take away their voice; and works in line with internationally recognized humanitarian standards.
Under the “Supporting political transition in Syria through gender-sensitive social reconstruction” program, funded by the Swedish International Development and Cooperation agency (SIDA), EuroMed Feminist Initiative (EFI) held a training for 23 selected Syrian Civil Society activists in Turkey, from the 24th until the 27th of September, 2021.
EuroMed Feminist Initiative (EFI) is implementing the program “Supporting political transition in Syria through gender-sensitive social reconstruction”, funded by the Swedish International Development and Cooperation agency (SIDA). This program aims at contributing to inclusive gender-sensitive peace-building and social reconstruction process in Syria by promoting women’s rights, combatting violence against women and girls (VAWG) and gender discrimination and ensuring women’s role and meaningful participation at all levels of political, social and economic reconstruction in Syria.
The EuroMed Feminist Initiative organized a training on the “Provision of Legal and Psychosocial Support to Women Survivors of Gender-Based Violence” of a program funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation (SIDA). The training was held from the 7th to the 11th of October 2019 in Beirut. It gathered 20 Syrian participants, from service providers, caseworkers, lawyers and volunteers working with local communities, refugees and internal displaced persons.
Euromed Feminist Initiative organized a training workshop entitled “Organizational Development Training” on 7 – 9 August 2018 in Beirut. This event was organized in the framework of the program “Towards sustainable peace and democracy in Syria through strengthening civil society and women’s rights” funded by SIDA. The training aimed at enhancing the capacities of EFI’s partners in particular the persons who are responsible for project proposals, financial and narrative reports, and the monitoring and evaluation reports.