Equal opportunities of migrant women

Dept 58 - International Relations Department
Dept 58 - International Relations Department


RegionNational coverage
Title of the ProgrammeLet´s give (wo)men a chance
Title of the ProjectEqual opportunities of migrant women
Number of the Project541
Project Promoter

Organizace pro pomoc uprchlíkům, z.s.


Name of Norwegian Partner(s)

Advokatfirma Andersen & Bache-Wiig AS

Objective of the Project

The project´s goal is to achieve the equal treatment of migrant women to address their cumulative discrimination in the Czech Republic. Activities:

1) Analysis of policy and practice – chapter work, family life, health, legal aid, entrepreneurship. Transfer of know-how from Norway is included

2) Legal aid and litigation (outcome no. of clients and landmark decisions)

3) Campaigns (outcome 3 campaigns, media coverage)

4) Empowerment of migrant women (outcome no. of involved women and volunteers, web for crisis situations)

5) Lobbying – policy papers, recommendations and a lobbying plan.


Approved grant

1 574 119 CZK

Project DurationStart date: 1st May 2015, End date: 30th April 2016