Tilbage

Empowerment of Civil Society through Quality Education

Organisation:

Axis

Pulje:

Civilsamfundspuljen

Bevillingstype:

PROGRAM (Endelig ansøgning)

Projekt start:

01.01.2019

Projekt slut:

31.12.2021

Beviliget beløb:

11.751.330,00 kr.

Indsatsen vedrører følgende verdensmål:

  • Mål 3: Sundhed og trivsel
  • Mål 4: Kvalitetsuddannelse
  • Mål 5: Ligestilling mellem kønnene
  • Mål 10: Mindre ulighed
  • Mål 17: Partnerskaber for handling

Indsatsen foregår i følgende lande:

  • Bolivia
  • Ghana
  • Peru
  • Sierra Leone

Lokale partnere:

  • Andees Pachatusan
  • Asociacion Kallpa
  • Centro de Estudio y Trabajo de la Mujer (CETM)
  • COMMUNITY ACTION TO RESTORE LIVES
  • Instituto de Pedagogía Popular
  • NORSAAC
  • Pueblo Diferente
  • Regional Advisory Information and Network Systems (RAINS)
  • TAREA ASOCIACIÓN DE PUBLICACIONES EDUCATIVAS

Resume:

Objective: Civil society organizations, emerging and marginalized civil society groups are empowered to become active citizens and are actively influencing and pursuing their rights. The programme centres on quality Context-Based Education and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights education to developing active citizenship among marginalised groups in Ghana, Sierra Leone, Peru and Bolivia. AXIS is guided by a vision where competent citizens claim their rights and make governments accountable for delivering on the rights being the basis for democratic and equal societies. To Axis active citizenship is a combination of knowledge, skills and actions that contribute to building a democratic society based on the acceptance of universal human rights and the rule of law and values diversity. CSOs have an important role in promoting active citizenship through which citizens can advocate for their rights and actively perform their active citizenship.