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Not alone: mentors for Malenkaya Mamas

Help teen moms and their children thrive and break the cycle of abandonment by supporting life-changing mentorships.

One step forward to empower Albanian women

Give young women a lifetime of opportunity through professional cooking classes and personal development.

Women’s groups work together to end sex trafficking

Groups in Croatia pool their resources together to prevent sex trafficking and support women survivors in the Balkans.

Poland’s only feminist magazine goes online

Help publish the online version of ZADRA, a feminist magazine in Poland.

Overcoming domestic violence in Southern Bulgaria

Violence against women is viewed as acceptable in Bulgaria, and women who speak out are often blamed for causing it and shamed for not braving it.

A women’s court for justice in the Balkans

Belgrade-based Women in Black has led the Women’s Court Initiative to empower women to redefine and achieve justice on their own terms.

Empowerment for women living with disabilities

“Disability is a condition – not something that defines a whole life.” - Jagoda Risteska, CEO of MC-Mobility Challenge

E-services to combat violence in Azerbaijan

Too often the response from authorities is “You must have done something wrong otherwise why would he beat you?” – staff member from Clean World

Telling her story—gender studies in Russia

As more gender studies courses are cut in Russian academic institutions, students of both sexes are deprived of learning about women’s rights and history.

Internet as a tool to end violence in Georgia

Help develop an online web series that will educating the Georgian public about the causes and impact on society of violence against women.