Two Ukrainian civil society organisations have been awarded grants to lift consciousness the Council of Europe Conference on stopping and combatting violence in opposition to ladies and home violence (also called the Istanbul Convention).
With assist from the Council of Europe, La Strada Ukraine will increase consciousness concerning the Istanbul Conference all through Ukraine, and promote additional enchancment of legislative and coverage frameworks to attract Ukraine nearer to success of the requirements of the Istanbul Conference. La Strada’s efforts will give attention to the choice makers and civil servants liable for provision of companies to the victims of violence in opposition to ladies and home violence in Ukraine, in addition to most of the people.
The Public Movement “Faith, Hope, Love” will focus its efforts on elevating consciousness within the Odessa area on the necessity to fight violence in opposition to ladies and home violence by organising and conducting info campaigns, boards, press conferences, workshops and trainings. The PM “ Religion.Hope.Love” will direct its efforts towards decision-makers, together with Individuals’s deputies, civil servants of the Ministry of Social Coverage of Ukraine, representatives of the self-government our bodies in territorial communities, the media and the overall inhabitants, and can disseminate mission outcomes all through Ukraine.
NGO grants have been awarded by the Council of Europe Challenge “Combatting violence against women in Ukraine” (COVAW), which goals to lift the attention of Ukrainian authorities and the general public regarding each the Istanbul Conference and violence in opposition to ladies, partly by the assist of specialized Ukrainian civil society organisations.