International Public Association "Gender Perspectives"

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: Timirijazeva str.,
65 – 314 Minsk 220035
Country: Belarus
Region: Europe
Website: http://www.lastrada.by
UN Languages: Russian, English
Other languages:
   
Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Victim Protection
  • Anti-Human Trafficking
  • Legal Assistance

  • Other:'Human Rights, Migration, Domestic violence, Gender equality'
Short description:
IPA “Gender perspectives” is aimed at promoting gender equality and protecting women from all forms of gender discrimination via empowerment and provision of direct social programmes.
Achievements:
- Participation in the elaboration of laws and other regulations/acts on human trafficking and on the root causes (domestic violence, gender inequality);
- Provision of safe migration conselling on national toll-free hotline and via e-mail (more than 18 000 consultations);
- Elaboration and provision of information on a web-site for (potential) migrants (more than 80 000 visitors per year);
- Direct support for more than 550 trafficked persons and persons at risk (victims of domestic violence);
- More than 3000 trainings/ seminars for education of professional groups and empowerment of at-risk groups;
- 14 publications and 4 researches on human trafficking issue, domestic violence, gender inequality.
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