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In Peru it is not self-evident that women claim their fundamental rights. We strengthen their self-image so they are not afraid to take the step to stand up for their personal self-development and social change.

Step 1: We bring women together

We strengthen Fenmucarinap, an organisation of more than 100,000 enterprising women. This umbrella organisation houses federations, trade union associations and co-operatives which all have the same aim: give women the right to fulfil their own dreams. To be able to influence the political agenda, Fenmucarinap must first get its internal organisation structures in order.

Step 2: Women's dreams get opportunities

We give training courses to board members of Fenmucarinap to make them aware of women's rights. Together we look for alternative sources of income that help women stand on their own two feet. And we also monitor the influx of young women at Fenmucarinap.

Step 3: Time for action

As soon as the board members of Fenmucarinap are trained in advocacy, they are able to formulate specific policy proposals and mobilise members. Together we look for the best ways to convert their legitimate aspirations into social change. This is not simple, because in Peru politics too is a traditional male stronghold.

You help us to make our dreams come true. Many thanks!

Support us, as a private individual

By making a one-off donation you support the self-development of women in Peru.

Support us, as an organisation

We would be delighted to develop a customised support package for businesses or other organisations that would like to help women in Peru move forward. Give Koen Brebels a call on +32 (0)2 548 01 26.

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