Introduction to trainings

Introduction to trainingsIntroduction to trainings

Introduction to trainings

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Picture 2.Presenting expert opinion

Presenting expert opinion on the rights of disabled people

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Picture 3. Tea-break/Lunch

Tea-break/Lunch

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    GCF

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    CESD

It is a great pleasure to welcome you to the website of the European Union projects in the Republic of Azerbaijan

This web-site is about the EU funded project titled 'Reinforcing the Protection of Rights and Improving the Living Conditions of the Disabled People in Azerbaijan through Civil Society – Media – Government – and Private Sector Collaboration'

EU bears no responsibility for the content of published materials and trainings produced within the project

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Project Team

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Reinforcing the Protection of Rights and Improving the Living Conditions of the Disabled People in Azerbaijan through Civil Society – Media – Government – and Private Sector Collaboration

The project mainly implemented by (i) Center for Economic and Social Development and (ii) Ganja Children Fund.

In addition, 8 organizations have agreed to be associates of the project and participate in all project activities

 

Project implemented

Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Azerbaijan

 

Local Partners

  • Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD)
  • Ganja Children Fund

 

Start - End date

  • Start Date - 01.11.2015
  • End date - 31.10.2017

 

EU Contribution

  • € 264.600

 

 

 

Sector of intervention

  • Local development
  • Public Managment
  • Human Rights

 

Instrument

  • ENPI

 

Mechanism

  • Budget Support
  • Grant to NSA

 

Project Description

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Objectives, expected results

The EU funded project 'Reinforcing the Protection of Rights and Improving the Living Conditions of the Disabled People in Azerbaijan through Civil Society – Media – Government – and Private Sector Collaboration' aims to strength the role of Civil Society Organizations for provide legal consultation to disabled people, and increasing cooperation among CSOs, Media, government and private sector to promote public participation in the protection of the disabled people’s rights and in improving their living conditions.

The two year project, also expected to build capacities of the CSOs, Media and government entities through trainings, to develop legal consciousness of disabled people and their families, to strengthen the cooperation among the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of Population of the Republic of Azerbaijan, CSOs, disabled people and relevant regional government entities, to start a campaign to eliminate negative societal stereotypes about disabled people and produce policy-oriented information.

The project targets disabled people and families, non-governmental organizations, related government authorities and municipalities in the Western rayons of Azerbajan, namely: Ganja, Goranboy, Shamkir, Goy-gol and Samukh.

By organising Capacity Building Trainings for increasing legal awareness, establishing a call center, Creating Open Source Website and constantly updated facebook page, producing, TV shows on social issues and Informational Youtube videos, preparation and publication policy papers, Center for Economic and Social Development aims to improve the protection of the living standarts of the disabled people.

Within the project, all regional activities are coordinated and supervised by CESD, and implemented by the Ganja Children Fund.


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Achievements to date

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Objectives, expected results

At the end of the first year of the project in the  Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD) and Ganja Children Fund (GCF) has implemented project according to revised Project Action Plan (PAP).

At the begining of the project, the employees were recruited and Project Management Committee formed.

The trainings for disabled people and their family members were held in the western regions of Azerbaijan and a Call Center was established in order to be in touch with the target group following the trainings. Alongside producing information awareness building Youtube videos, Educational TV shows were also aired by the national broadcasting company Ictimai TV.

CESD has also produced Policy Papers, which later were addressed to appropriate governmental bodies for review.  

All the events within the project were covered by the local and national media bodies. For the visibility of the project, a Facebook page was found.

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2Jan 2015

Public hearings organised in Shamkir

Public hearings organised in Shamkir

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Public hearings organised in Shamkir

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16Jan 2015

Hello

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16Jan 2015

Public hearing in Goranboy rayon

Public hearing in Goranboy rayon

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On 11th December, there was held another training in Goranboy district within the framework of the project.

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16Jan 2015

Public hearing in Samukh rayon

Public hearing in Samukh rayon

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Center for Economic and Social Development
115 Dilara Aliyeva str. (close to Fuzuli Square)
Az1009
Baku, Azerbaijan

(+99412) 497 5684

(+99450) 266 0728

info@cesd.az

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