· Since its inception, over
150 educational workshops on issues of violence and discrimination against
women have engaged more than 6,500 men and women ages between 18-60 across the
· Over 30,000 listeners tuned into 20
radio episodes on women’s issues Addressing violence against women and
resolution 1325, such as domestic violence, inheritance, child custody,
reproductive health, siege and war and their impact on women and others.
30,000 mobile messages advocating
for an end to violence against women were sent out to Gaza Strip and West Bank
mobile phone users.
Two major festivals for women
activists and public leaders were organized with more 1,300 women and girls
Eight billboards were posted in
public areas across the Gaza Strip advocating for an end to violence against
women and activating of resolution 1325.
Efforts to combat violence against
women were successfully highlighted through extensive local media coverage,
including features in “Donia Alwatan” and “Maan News.”
· Expression of appreciation for
achievements of the Network by Mr. Robert Serry, United
Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, and
Mrs. Mary Robinson, UN Commissioner-General for Human Rights. Unfortunately,
their intended visit to CFTA and partner organizations in Wesal Network in 2009
to honor the work of the coalition but it didn’t achieve due to the blocked by
the Israeli authorities.