Social Mediation of Refugees and Locals

Year: 2019 – 2020 – Program: Supporting Civil Society Dialogue Between EU and Turkey Grant Scheme (CSD-V)

Project description

The main aim of the project is to develop a sustainable civil society dialogue between Turkey and EU Member states in area of refugee women, increasing bilateral exchanges and cooperation at local, regional and national levels.

The concrete goal of the project is to increase the knowledge of refugee women about their legal rights, to develop their awareness on what is violence against women and what are the legal mechanism available in case they are victim of such violence, increasing also their access to legal services.

The project will also achieve experience sharing and cooperation between Turkey and European Civil Society Organizations by jointly developing social mediation techniques that can be used by project partners to alleviate the social tension between refugee and local groups, thus ensuring mutual understanding and social cohesion.

Target groups: cultural-social mediators working in the field of refugees, Refugee in partner countries and local people living with them, refugee women victim of violence or have potential.

Main activities:
• Training on Social Mediation,
• Questionnaire and Country Reports on Determining Areas of Social Mediation,
• Workshop on Social Mediation of Refugees and Locals,
• Implementation of “Social Mediation Model for Cohabitation”,
• Cross-Cultural Interaction Events,
• Workshops on Violence against Women,
• Information seminars about on Violence against Women,
• Final Event

Year: 2019 - 2020
Program: Supporting Civil Society Dialogue Between EU and Turkey Grant Scheme (CSD-V)
Reference number: TR2015.DG.01.A5-02_223
Title: Women on the Move II

Kadem, TR – coordinator
Eurocultura, IT
Retas, UK

This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

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