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Collaborative Short Workshop….

W.O.M.E.N in Iceland along with ISPA – Instituto Universitário have the pleasure to invite you to the next Workshop online of Peer Network on “Involvement of men in violence against women prevention programs: possibilities and perils” with Eric Mankowski. Eric Mankowski, Ph.D., a community psychologist, is Professor in the Department of Psychology and Affiliate Faculty …

The World Garden

Awakening from COVID lockdown has enspired us at the Women‘s Story Circle to work outside this spring and through the summer!   We are very excited to announce  our collaboration with the Nordic House  in Reykjavik. We intend to start a garden project! The NH has been so gracious to welcome us and give us the opportunity to grow …

New In Iceland Information Center Opened today

New in Iceland opened today offering information services free of charge and under strictest confidentiality. Immigrants can get assistance to feel safe, to be well-informed and supported while living in Iceland. Counselors offer information and advice with respect to your privacy and confidentiality. The center cooperates with key institutions and organizations in Iceland so together …

Statement from the Board at W.O.M.E.N in Iceland Regarding Iceland Family Aid

Regarding December 9th’s news of alleged discrimination against primarily women of foreign origin taking place at Iceland Family Aid:   W.O.M.E.N. in Iceland takes this matter very seriously. As an organization dedicated to the betterment of women of foreign origin in Iceland, we are deeply disappointed to hear that Iceland Family Aid (Fjölskyldahjálp) has again …