COOPERATION BETWEEN KYRGYZSTAN AND THE NORTHERN CAUCASUS NGOs
Meeting in frames of UNiTE network between the Kyrgyz and Northern-Caucasian activists and NGOs workers took place in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan in August, 2016. It was devoted to exchange of experience in prevention and eradication of violence.
Each organization shared its experience in eradication of violence against women and girls. Practice of working with men on prevention of violence against women and girls was discussed during the meeting.
During the meeting one day rehabilitation seminar for girl activists and feminists, study visit to Osh and meeting with NGOs in the south of Kyrgyzstan were also organized for participants.
Results of this meeting were summed up in Irina Kosterina’s article «My Kyrgyz Trip. Russian sociologist’ notes on Bishkek, Osh and Woman’s Burden» which was published at «Fernaga.ru» web-site. http://www.fergananews.com/articles/9111
Massive experience exchange seminar is planned in Turkey for the summer of 2017.