Strengthening capacity of the Lithuanian NGO’s working in the sphere of implementation of gender equality

Project, designed to implement the National Programme on Equal Opportunities for Women and Men for the period 2015-2021 dedicated to develop a gender equality.

The main coordinator: Social Innovation Fund, Lithuania.

Lithuanian Women’s Lobby Organization participates in the project as the partner.

Funding agency: The Ministry of Social Security and Labour of the Republic of Lithuania.

Project aims to strengthen capacity of Lithuanian NGO’s working in the sphere of implementation of gender equality.

It seeks to ensure the effective implementation of the provision of Republic of Lithuania Law on Equal Opportunities for Women and Men: Duty of state and municipal institutions and agencies to implement equal rights for women and men is in the manner prescribed by laws, support the programmes of public establishments, associations and charitable foundations which assist in implementing equal opportunities for women and men.