Area: Gender equality and combating gender-based violence
Organization name: Iniciatíva Inakosť
Amount: 30 188,15 €
The project reacts to public discourse about gender equality issues in the last year. Some political parties on the basis of this negative discourse started to enforce discriminatory legislation supporting only one form of the family and trying to exclude from support other forms (especially same-sex couples). The project aim is to create an argumentation base and platform for evidence-based advocacy in favor of discriminated types of families and balancing the negative discourse and raising awareness about gender equality and the status of same-sex couples in the Slovak online environment. The project also aims to strengthen active citizenship and to promote gender equality and coexistence of all types of families, including same-sex couples and families of transgender people through the creation of a platform of NGOs, legal analysis and litigation, research, policy papers, fact sheets and information and mobilization campaign. target group are NGOs, public offials and LGBTI people.