ActionAid is an international organization, active in Italy and in other 45 countries around the world, working for a fair and just world for everyone. Its mission is to put people at the center, so that they can claim their rights, creating spaces for democratic participation in communities, wherever they may be, from the Italian suburbs to the smallest Indian villages.
IRS is a wholly independent, non-profit cooperative founded in 1973 that offers services to both public and private clients. IRS can count on more than 40 researchers and on a wide network of consultants that guarantee the high quality of its products and services. IRS has deep knowledge and experience in gender policies at both EU level and MS level. With specific regard on violence against women, and in particular on intimate partner violence related issues, IRS can grant the capacity to analyse the presence of main challenges and gender gaps in this area as it is documented by several projects carried out both at national and EU level for EIGE, the European Commission, several national, regional and local institutions.
Women’s Centre of Karditsa – WCK
WCK is a nonprofit organization, established in 1992, to support all the women without any segregation. WCK’s main concern is the continuous operation of a network of people, executives and organizations in local, regional, national and transnational level, to provide the best and efficient services to women of the Prefecture of Karditsa. So, WCK implements as a leader or partner, European initiatives aiming to the promotion of equal opportunities, the combat of discrimination and inequalities in the labor market, the encouragement of the elimination of the occupational segregation and the combination of professional and family life, information and activation of citizens about social inequalities against women, activation and awareness regarding violence against women, adolescents and children.
Rel.Azioni Positive Social Cooperative was established in 2017 building on the 27 years long experience gained within the Association “Centro Veneto Progetti Donna”, to respond to new and different needs and challenges arising from the territory, both in term of activities and services, in the field of combating and preventing the phenomenon of male violence against women.
Fundació SURT is a social economy organization established in Barcelona [Catalonia-Spain] in 1993. Our team works to make effective the economic, social and cultural rights of women and eradicate gender discrimination and gender-based violence, promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women, their autonomy and leadership. The organization takes into account the different dimensions of empowerment: personal, economic, community and social-political. We work with all of them from a gender and diversity approach and support women in becoming aware of their rights, defining their goals and articulating strategies to reach them.
Gender Project for Bulgaria Foundation (GPF)
GPF is an advocacy group for promotion of gender equality in all spheres of the private and social life in Bulgaria, Europe and globally. In May 2020 GPF will celebrate 25-th Anniversary of its Court registration! The main spheres of work are: Development Education and ODA policy; Economic Rights of Women; Political Empowerment of Women; Media and its Role for Overcoming Gender Stereotypes; Roma Women Empowerment; Domestic Violence. The team is organizing capacity building trainings on Gender Mainstreaming for people from the national and local administration, NGOs, Trade Unions, political parties, and media; executed different researches; organize information and education campaigns. Since June 2005 year GPF has been an Associate member of the National Council on Gender Equality to the Council of Ministries of Bulgaria.