The Centre "Women's Perspectives" has prepared and published the brochure “Domestic violence: risk assessment, urgent prohibiting / restraining orders in questions and answers”. The materials are financed by Sweden and Kvinna till Kvinna. The brochure can be accessed below (available in Ukrainian).
When you witness violence, don't be passive! Below you can watch a short film by the Centre "Women's Perspectives" that calls for action when one witnesses violence (in Ukrainian).
Unconference on gender-based and domestic violence “Let’s contribute to the protection!” took place on 3 December 2019 in Lviv. Representatives of various bodies and services discussed the following topics: What can and will be done in 2020 by the relevant entities to fight gender-based violence? What are the best practices ...
We have initiated an online petition where we ask the Lviv city council to provide a shelter for women and their children who have suffered from domestic violence. The petition can be signed here: https://e-dem.in.ua/lviv/Petition/View/1428
The impressions of the third Feminist Intensive 2019 participants about this event, as well as their thoughts on the impact of such an event on the development of feminism in Ukraine. The third Feminist Intensive took place October 24-26, 2019 in the village Slavske, Skole district, Lviv ...
A French government panel on domestic violence is urging authorities to begin confiscating guns from people following the first complaint of family violence levied against them. That proposal was one of 65 recommendations released to tackle the intractable problem of domestic violence in France, where a woman is killed by her ...
On 22-23 October 2019, the Centre “Women’s Perspectives” held Femintesive-2019. It was the third such event, but this year it became international. Famous feminists from other countries took part in Femintensive: Rosa Logar, the co-founder of a powerful international feminist network VAWE, co-author of the Istanbul Convention, the Executive Director of ...
On 22-23 October 2019, the Centre “Women’s Perspectives” organized the training on Storytelling in communication and advocacy feminist campaigns in Ukraine. The event was possible thanks to the support of the Open Society Foundation and Sigrid Rausing Trust and took place right before the Femintensiv-2019. The participants learned how to develop ...
Here is our organisation’s news digest featuring events in July-September 2019 (available in Ukrainian).
The Conference celebrating the 25th anniversary of establishing the WAVE Network took place in Tallinn (Estonia) on 7-9 October 2019. WAVE (Women Against Violence Europe) is a network NGO composed of over 140 European women’s NGOs working in the field of combating violence against women and children. The Centre “Women’s ...