The European Union is a major player in international cooperation and development aid. It is made up of 27 Member States who have over 50 years engaged in building zone of stability, democracy and sustainable development whilst maintaining cultural diversity, tolerance and individual freedoms. The EU is committed to sharing its achievements and its values to countries and peoples beyond its borders.
Women’s Feature Service Phil., Inc.
Women’s Feature Service Philippines (WFS) is an all-women media organization working for women’s human rights through creative media campaigns to educate women of their rights, build awareness about women’s situation among policy makers and the public. Our mission is to provide information and media services that realistically portray women and help create an environment that enhances the role and status of women in society.
Women’s Legal Education, Advocacy & Defense Foundation, Inc. (WomenLEAD)
WOMENLEAD: Making the law work for women’s human rights!
Women´s Crisis Center (WCC)
Women´s Crisis Center (WCC) is a non-stock, non-profit organization with a firm commitment to end violence against women and to work towards a just and humane society. It is the first ever crisis center in the Philippines for women survivors of battering, rape, incest, sexual harassment, prostitution, and sex trafficking. On February 19, 1989, the Women’s Crisis Center was formally established. It also introduced the radical concept of feminist counseling in the country.
Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST)
Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST) is a non-stock, non-profit international capacity building organization that aims to achieve and witness meaningful changes to and for our planet and the people living on it. It works towards the development and protection of the economic, social and environmental conditions of the society by employing innovative and sustainable practices. ASSIST has successfully implemented projects funded by EU, UNEP, UNIDO, USAID, DEG, GTZ, InWEnt on the thematic areas of energy, environment, water; SME/Industry competitiveness; health and food services; human rights, democracy and governance.
Project Period: September 2010 – September 2012
Target Locations: Luzon — NCR, CAR, Bicol; Mindanao – Davao, Marawi, Butuan, Caraga; Visayas – Cebu, Samar, Bohol)