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Beschikbare Psycholoog: A Website That Connects Clients With Therapists.
Christophe Romein created a website that connects clients with therapists.
Empowering Women and Girls in NYC
Alfred Landecker Democracy Fellow Reshma Persaud is a Manager of Principal Giving at the International Rescue Committee. In support of activism through art, Reshma and SQWM will host an exhibition highlighting immigrant communities, families, or/and anonymous GBV survivors for them to "Tell their Stories Through Art" either virtually or in-person.
Alfred Landecker Democracy Fellow Noufel Bouzenboudja is a writer and artist from North Africa who mixes art with active citizenship projects. Noufel’s project will be the creation and implementation of an online platform called #PremiereLigne to disseminate stories of Paris banlieue residents.
Educating medical students on female genital mutilation (FGM)
In order to take on a problem, you first need to understand it - especially if it as complex as Female Genital Mutilation. Senior Fellow Mara Franke worked on educating medical professionals about FGM through a lecture series.
WE CARE: Empowering Migrant Care Workers On- and Offline
Alfred Landecker Democracy Fellow Flavia Matei is an architect working at the University of Art and Design in Linz, Austria. In her free time, Flavia is a committed activist for migrant workers’ rights.
Candle Light Döner for Victims of racist violence in Germany
Senior Fellow Walid Ahmed Khan Malik organized two online empowerment dinners and dialogues featuring inputs from experts on racial violence.
Mental Health Buddies Network (Sieć Przyjaciół Zdrowia Psychicznego)
Mental Health Buddies has become a widely recognized and award-winning grass-roots project. Its core objective is to ensure that every person struggling with a mental health problem – i.e. anyone who has ever felt isolated, misunderstood, or stigmatized – receives the necessary support.
Bridging the 1940s with the 2000s
Senior Fellow Efthymia Stathopoulou embarks on her Action Project to make a marginal group of society feel valued and worthy: namely, the retired women of an elderly day center in the Acharnes Suburb of Athens.
Ethos Atlas: An alternative map of Athens
Ethos Atlas is a map of physical locations in Athens that supply fair trade products and source their materials ethically.
Say NO to Domestic Violence
Ilia Chalimourda (Amsterdam Fellowship 2017) ran an educational workshop on domestic viloence and options for victims to seek legal and/or psychological support.