FLOWER-Fostering Local Opportunities for Women’s Effective Participation

FLOWER-Fostering Local Opportunities for Women’s Effective Participation

OBJECTIVE
To establish the mechanisms of sustainable participatory democracy and to improve the capacities of NGOs for increasing the rates of women participating in the political sphere.

MAIN ACTIVITIES

  • Experience sharing visits are organized between the partners.
  • Discussion meetings are organized on women’s decision making processes in Turkey.
  • Capacity building seminars are held for NGOs in Hatay.
  • Special education kits are produced for spreading the seminar conclusions to a wider community.
  • A Local Advocacy Group is established in Hatay .
  • A protocol on the participation of women to political life is prepared.
  • A local media campaign is organized in Hatay.
  • A closing conference is organized where the outputs of the project is shared.