Gender equality in the political process: Bedouin women and the realisation of an inclusive and participatory democracy

Gender equality in the political process: Bedouin women and the realisation of an inclusive and participatory democracy

The objectives are

  1. facilitate Bedouin women’s democratic inclusion by addressing the barriers that hinder their participation in local institutions and public life in the Negev - provide them with tools and support that will encourage inclusion;
  2. integrate the voices, perspective, needs and rights of Bedouin women in public discourse on the local, regional and national levels;
  3. promote policies to increase Bedouin women’s inclusion in democratic processes and their safety to act independently.
Domain
Neighbourhood - Mediterranean & Eastern Europe
EU Contracted Amount
250 000.00
Sector
Human rights
Benefitting Zone
Israel
Nature
Action Grants
Implementing organisation
SIDREH
Entity in Charge
Middle East

KEY FACTS

  • Total Cost (€):

    300 002.00

    Duration:

    1 January 2016 - 31 December 2018