Implementing organisation Oxfam Solidarité + Taghyeer, Women, Media and Development (TAM) and Women’s Affairs Technical Committee (WATC)
Period of implementation 01/2019 – 12/2020
Digital tools Online platform
Country Palestine
Sector Human-Rights
Budget 350.000 €
Contribution to the SDGs 4, 5 & 16

 

What is the project aiming to achieve?

The project aims to mobilise safe, accessible and inclusive digital rights and space in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, by promoting (i) Women’s political participation and leadership, (ii) Women’s Rights, and (iii) by preventing Gender-based violence.

Digital element description and how it adds value

The project will strengthen the capacities, knowledge and awareness of targeted young women and men cyber-activists on the use of ICT, digital security, cyber-gender-based violence and mitigation strategies.

It will also empower targeted groups to exert influence on duty bearers and community leaders through communication campaigns and media.

Under this project, support, counselling and referral services will be made accessible and available to victims of cyber-violence.