Success Stories

DAWRIC action plan aims to increase women’s political and economic participation

Despite increasing efforts to improve gender balance in society, Lebanon’s global ranking in the Global Gender Gap report, at 135 out of 142 countries, points to more progress required. In order to tackle this issue, the EU-funded Direct Action for Women: Reform, Inclusion and Confidence (DAWRIC) project has proposed an action plan to promote gender equality at the national and local level and build the capacities of women to become actors of change ... Read More >

Women across Lebanon receive support to combat poverty

Direct Action for Women: Reform, Inclusion and Confidence (DAWRIC) project takes off with municipality and grass roots support

With EU funding, the Direct Action for Women: Reform, Inclusion and Confidence (DAWRIC) project is bringing change to women’s lives across Lebanon, helping them acquire skills that give them a way to earn money, leading to greater social justice. DAWRIC’s aims are to build women’s capacity and provide broad-based support for active involvement in combating poverty among Lebanese women and ensure gender equality in the political and decision-making realm ... Read More >