Advancing Justice for Women in Indonesia

17/02/2021 - 05:08
Democracy and Human Rights

The overall objective of the project is to enhance the capacity of Indonesian civil society leaders and human rights defenders to promote the rights of women in conflict with the law.

 

Duration: 30 months (1 March 2020 – 31 August 2022

EU Funding: EUR 800,000 (94.56 %)

Implementing agencies: International Bridges to Justice, Yasasan Lembaga Bantuan Hukum Asosiasi Perempuan Indonesia untuk Keadilan

Location: Jakarta, Riau, East Java, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT), and South Sulawesi

Summary    

The overall objective of the project is to enhance the capacity of Indonesian civil society leaders and human rights defenders to promote the rights of women. The project aims to end gender-based violence by increasing awareness among justice sector stakeholders and members of the public, promoting legislation aimed at eradicating gender-based violence and discrimination against women, and improving the quality of legal representation provided to women accused of crimes and at risk of gender-based violence and other human rights violations.

 

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