An initiative to ensure that local and provincial government authorities promote a citizen engagement and social accountability model to enhance women participation in governance processes and to address Gender based violence
CARE Pakistan is implementing a five years programme (2016-2020) “Every Voice Counts” in collaboration with CARE Netherlands and the support of Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. CARE started this particular initiative in 6 countries and in Pakistan it is being implemented in 2districts of Sindh province.The project enhances women’s participation in governance process and reduces harmful practices and labor rights violations by effectively engaging duty bearers with right holders.The particular programmatic intervention plays a very important role for the implementation of pro-women legislations in two districts of Sindh by engaging law enforcement agencies, referral services, response mechanisms and community representatives to end harmful cultural practices.
Donor : Ministry of Foreign Affairs Netherlands
Total Budget : EUR 2,199,930 (Equivalent to USD 2,353,924)
Target Geographic Locations: Mirpurkhas -Umerkot