See the world through our eyes – women with disabilities in non-majority communities

General information

Title: “See the world through our eyes – women with disabilities in non-majority communities”
Duration: 5 months
Starting date: September 1st, 2022
Funded by: Community Development Fund (CDF)
Status: Ongoing

Objective of the project

  • The proposed project aims to expand the social understanding on the right of women with disabilities living in the non-majority communities in Kosovo. More precisely, they are sharing the general challenges that women and PWDs face in Kosovo regardless of their ethnic background (gender stereotypes, competitive labor market, high level of unemployment, stigma, passive institutional attitudes, etc.)
  • Increase of the awareness of the general public and decision-makers on the position and obstacles that women with disabilities in non-majority communities are facing in everyday life

Main actions

  • Production of short-form videos
  • Public awareness campaign

Expected results

  • Increase public awareness and understanding of the needs of women with disabilities as an immensely vulnerable social group
  • Increase social dialogue on the actions required to enable full social inclusion of the women with disabilities
  • Increase awareness of decision-makers and CSO on the gaps in services offered to PwDs
  • Media outlets in non-majority communities will increase the socially-responsible reporting
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