Counteracting domestic violence – networking meeting

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Do you work with vulnerable groups, especially with persons that might experience domestic violence? Are you eager to learn how support for such persons can be provided and how to counteract domestic violence? Will you be interested in a project partnership with a Polish NGO regarding such activities under the Active Citizens Fund? If so, join a networking meeting on February 18th (Friday) at 11.00 CET.

Register now at https://bit.ly/35EVZfP.
Read more about the Programme HERE.

During the meeting you will:

  • have a chance to meet Polish NGOs working in the area of counteracting domestic violence and support for persons that experienced such violence, talk with them about their ideas for projects, and maybe find somebody to cooperate with,
  • get information about possibilities for international partnerships within the Active Citizens Fund-Regional 2nd call for proposals (open until March 25th, 12.00 (CET).

Our guest presenters will be:

  • Representative of Bjarkarhlíð – a service center for adult violence victims of all genders based in Reykjavik. It is a joint project of the City of Reykjavík, the Ministry of Welfare, the Ministry of the Interior, the Police in the capital area, the Association for Women’s Shelters, Stígamót, Drekaslóður, the Icelandic Human Rights Office and the Women’s Advisory Service,
  • Silje Kathrine Fredheim – psychologist specialist and leader of the Bodø team in Alternativ Til Vold (Alternative To Violence).

The meeting will take 1,5 hours and will be run in English on the Zoom platform.

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In order to participate in the meeting, please register at https://bit.ly/35EVZfP.
The registration closes at 12:00 CET on the day before the meeting.

We will send the link to the meeting by 17:00 CET on the day before the meeting and two hours before the meeting. If you do not receive a message with a link, please contact Adriana Skutynska at adriana.skutynska@frsi.org.pl.

If you need help filling in the registration form or have questions for us related to this meeting – contact Ewa Stokluska at ewa.stokluska@fed.org.pl.