COMMUNICATION AND ADVOCACY
Advocate with political decision-makers for the inclusion of civil society in the various programs promoting … the status of women, equality between women and men and peace dialogue;
ORGANIZATIONAL AND INSTITUTIONAL STRENGTHENING
Mobilization of funding and capacity building of COCAFEM / GL bodies.
STRENGTHENING PEACE AND SECURITY MECHANISMS
Improve knowledge to adopt attitudes and behaviors conducive to the promotion of peace and security, human rights and women’s leadership
Promotion of women’s rights and fight against sexual and gender-based violence; women’s participation in political governance; and the emergence of women’s economic power.
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Consultative Meeting of Civil Society Organizations and Fora of the ICGLR, from September 8 to 9, 2019 in Nairobi
The Consultative Meeting of Civil Society Organizations and Fora of the ICGLR, held from 08-09 September 2019 in Nairobi in the Republic of Kenya, held as part of the follow-up to the ICGLR Pact and the Framework Agreement for Peace , Security and Cooperation for the DRC and the Region, on the rights of women, their political and economic empowerment, with regard to the situation of women and young people, their security and their protection in the Great Lakes region .(more…)READ MORE
CAFOB and its partners are investing in building the capacities of stakeholders in the care of victims of SGBV
The Collective of NGOs and Women's Associations of Burundi (CAFOB) organized in Bujumbura from September 18 to 21, 2017, a briefing workshop and coordination of the program "contributing to the emergence of peaceful and committed communities in Burundi", for the of 6 psychologists and a project manager as well as training on assistance to assistants for 6 psychologists and 3 legal counselors newly recruited by CAFOB.(more…)READ MORE
COCAFEM / GL organizes press conferences on the fight against SGBV in collaboration with sectoral ministries in Burundi, DRC and Rwanda
COCAFEM / GL organized on August 25, 2017 in Kinshasa in the DRC and on August 30, 2017 in Bujumbura in Burundi and in Kigali in Rwanda press conferences on its interventions and those of its partners in the fight against sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV).(more…)READ MORE
Launch and popularization of the National Action Plan for the implementation of the Kampala Declaration on sexual and gender-based violence in the DRC
An official launching workshop of the National Action Plan for the implementation of the Kampala Declaration on sexual and gender-based violence followed by a press conference organized under the High Patronage of Her Excellency Chantal SAFOU LOPUSA Minister of Gender, Child and Family, in partnership with COCAFEM / GL at the Center Culturel Boboto, in Kinshasa on Thursday August 24, 2017 and Friday August 25, 2017 respectively.(more…)READ MORE