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Project „Generation Y for non violent relations“

Main objective of the project is to end cycle of violence through a cultural and generational dialogue. The main goals are to raise awareness among youth (14-18) on domestic violence (DV) and bullying; to identify the problem; to find ways and tools to react and solve the issue; to create ways to prevent violence and…

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Informational portal www.lygus.lt

Informational portal www.lygus.lt is the only portal in Lithuania that provides information on different subjects of gender equality. Main themes are: gender equality, domestic violence, business, politics. Main goal of informational portal – educate Lithuanian society on subject of gender equality in order to seek equal opportunities for men and women. Portal is now available…

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Projekto „Kiekvienas balsas prieš smurtą svarbus (#BalsasPriešSmurtą)“ rezultatai

„Kiekvienas balsas prieš smurtą yra svarbus (#BalsasPriešSmurtą)“ – tai ne tik 2022 metais įgyvendinto projekto pavadinimas, tačiau ir šūkis, su kuriuo Moterų informacijos centro komanda kartu su partneriais 2022 metais apkeliavo beveik visas Vilniaus apskrities savivaldybes (Elektrėnų, Šalčininkų r., Širvintų r., Švenčionių r., Trakų r., Vilniaus m. ir Vilniaus r.). 2022 metais Moterų informacijos centras…

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You can!

Project „You can!” (No. K1-O1-PK-V-167) is aimed at expanding the emotional support provided by the Women’s Helpline (WHL) volunteers by phone and online and promoting the idea of volunteering. Project target groups: WHL volunteers; individuals seeking help from WHL; adult members of society able to get engaged in volunteering. Activities envisaged in the project are…

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Women’s Helpline

Women’s Helpline was founded in 2004 with the aim to provide emotional support to women as well as all people seeking for emotional help, especially to those living in remote areas, where direct emotional and psychological assistance is not available. The support is confidential, anonymous and free of charge, available 24/7, accessible by phone, e-mail,…

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Warriors Against Gender – Based Violence

We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends. – Dr. Mary Mcleod Bethune, U.S. civil rights pioneer and activist Women’s Issues Information Centre together with Centre MARTA (Latvia), Colectivo MosaiQ (Spain) and The…

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Dare to Care Baltics

Project addresses Council of Baltic Sea States priority area “safe & secure region” by focusing on violence prevention among and towards young people in Baltics. Project activities aim to strengthen young peoples resilience and raise awareness regarding healthy relationships and issues of bullying, gender-based violence and human trafficking. Participating organizations: MARTA Centre, Latvia (Lead Partner);…

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Decoding UN Resolution 1325: Promoting Safety at Home though Greater Leadership

“We simply can no longer afford to deny the full potential of one half of the population. The world needs to tap into the talent and wisdom of women. Whether the issue is food security, economic recovery, health, or peace and security, the participation of women is needed now more than ever” – Michelle Bachelet,…