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).
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 ...
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 ...
Centre "Women's Perspective" announces the third Femintensive which will take place on 24-26 October 2019 in Carpathians. The event is sponsored by the Open Society Foundations and Sigrid Rausing Trust. Before the crash course we will host a separate (introductory) event - the Training on storytelling in communication and advocacy feminist campaigns in ...
For the third time, the NGO “VIS” (Vinnytsia) organised a special Femen Camp for girls. Centre “Women’s Perspectives” once again supported the camp thanks to the funding from Sigrid Rausing Trust. This year the participants launched feminist photographic projects with the help of Roksolana Potsyurko. The groups of participants also prepared ...
Our grantee, the NGO “VIS” (Vinnytsia), have prepared a photo exhibition and a documentary on the life of homeless women. The situation of homeless women in Ukraine is hardly studied, it is unknown how many of them are on the street. A series of portraits and the documentary are an attempt ...
Our clients took part in a survey we conducted recently. Over 200 letters with questionnaires were sent out to women who used our services in 2017 and in the first half of 2018. The services in question involved the preparation of legal documents. These documents concerned divorce, child support, deprivation of ...
The expert of the Centre “Women’s Perspectives” conducted the training on identifying and aiding the victims of human trafficking. The event took place on 2-3 July in Pustomyty (Lviv region). The representatives of five amalgamated territorial communities took part in the training, including social workers, members of local governments, those who ...