Founded by Adva Center, Injaz Center and the Union of Advisors for Promoting the Status of Women
Or Akiva
Groups Or Akiva
  • Or Akiva
    About

    The local Women’s Council promotes women’s representation in policy-making, accessibility of city services to women, and small businesses owned by women

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    Stage of
    activity
    stage 3
  • Partners
    Local
    Partners
  • Projects
    Representation
    Increase number of women on municipal committees
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    Culture
    Adapt content and prices of city’s cultural services to women and increase number of women consuming these services
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    Employment & entrepreneurship
    Establish forum of women entrepreneurs interested in opening small businesses, including offering guidance and facilitating mutual support
  • Achievements
    Representation
    Number of women on municipal committees rose from zero to 13
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    Culture
    The city agreed to subsidize cultural events in the main auditorium of the cultural center, gender-sensitive steering committee formed with the participation of two Women's Forum members
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    Employment & entrepreneurship
    23 women participated in an entrepreneurship training course organized by the forum with MATI – the Business Development Center
  • Brochures
    Or Akiva Projects

    A summary booklet of the activity in Or Akiva through 2013-15 in the fields of Culture, Representation and Employment and entrepreneurship.

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