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Markmið verkefnisins er að efla konur af erlendum uppruna bæði á höfuðborgarsvæðinu og utan þess, virkja þær í gegnum skipulagða sjálfsstyrkingu til þátttöku í samfélaginu og kynna fyrir þeim þátttöku í virku félagsstarfi. Aukamarkmið er að greina vandamál sem standa í vegi fyrir eða hamla aðlögun (a.) samfélagsleg (b.) einstaklingsbundin. Markhópur verkefnisins eru konur af …

Partnership with US-LT Alumni Association in Lithuania (past project)

Early in 2013 W.O.M.E.N was contacted by US-LT Alumni Association in Lithuania about a possible partnership between our associations. The US-LT Alumni Association was looking for a partnership which was a requirement to apply for the EEA Norway Grants. After reading up about their association and their current project‚ Ethnic Kitchen, a documentary film showcasing …

The World Food Cafe

The World Food Cafe is a monthly event supported by W.O.M.E.N.  The event is open to all women in Iceland. This monthly event started several years ago as a way to bring women from different cultures together and to learn about different ethnic cuisines and share a lovely evening enjoying good food and good conversation. …

Peer Support

What is peer support? Peer support is a ‘helpline’ for women in need offered by women who may share similar experiences here in Iceland. This is a voluntary, confidential service offered by the members W.O.M.E.N. This service is free to all women of foreign origin. New to Iceland? Need to know your rights as a …

Allar heimsins konur

Allar heimsins konur Allar heimsins konur eru hópur sem samanstendur af konum frá ýmsum stofnunum og samtökum og vinnur að því að deila upplýsingum og þekkingu á stöðu erlendra kvenna í íslensku samfélagi og að auka gagnkvæma aðlögun. Í hópnum sitja m.a. fulltrúar frá Stigamótum, Kvennaathvarfinu, Þjónustumiðstöð Miðborgar og Hlíða, Alþjóðahúsinu, Landspítalanum, Mannréttindaskrifstofunni og verkalyðshreyfingunni. Fulltrúi Samtaka …

Project in Malmö, Sweden

Samarbeta Jämt is a project organized in Malmö, Sweden, by IKF (Organization for International Women in Malmö) and financed by the Nordic Council of Ministers. A large number of associations cooperate with IKF, among them associations of immigrant women in Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland. Samarbeta is a meeting place for immigrant women as …