European Network of Migrant Women (ENoMW)

Equal rights & fair treatment for migrant women in Europe.


CLUSTER: Network of experts

START DATE: June 2012

website

CONTACTS

http://www.migrantwomennetwork.org/;

info@migrantwomennetwork.org


KEY WORDS
ENOMW, VAWG, female, regugees, sisterhood, women, womensvoices
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European Website Integration (EWSI)

whereSquare Sainctelette 17 1000 Bruxelles Belgio

who

PROMOTERS:
Migrant-women led platform of NGOs.

BENEFICIARIES:
Migrant and Refugee women and girls.

what

BENEFICIARY NEEDS:
Advocates for human rights and anti-discrimination regarding migrant & refugee women, economic empowerment, justice and protection from violence against Women and Girls.

TYPE OF EXPERT AND NETWORK:
The network membership ranges from grass-root service providers to NGOs focused on advocacy and research. The diverse membership includes women of Arab, African, Asian, Latin American and Eastern European descent and extends to over 40 migrant women grass-root and advocacy groups in 20 European countries.

PURPOSE OF THE NETWORK:
It is the only Europe-wide feminist umbrella organisation that directly speaks for migrant & refugee women & girls at a European and International level. ENoMW promotes equal rights and fair treatment for migrant and refugee women and girls of different ethnic backgrounds living in Europe through coordinated advocacy, exchange of information, capacity building activities, projects and events.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE/ORGANIZATIONS:
45 members from 20 European States

why it is
interesting

The network has reached considerable visibility and recognition in the EU and has become a respected partner in the international and European field of human rights, migrant integration, women’s rights and anti-discrimination.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE/ORGANIZATIONS:
38 members from 20 European States.