International Development Law Organization
Mongolia
Implementing Partner: 
Myanganii Devshil NGO for Public Service, Bayan-Ulgii Branch
Sub-Project title: 
Promoting the Law on Combating Domestic Violence (2016): Increasing Awareness and Knowledge
Amount awarded: 
MNT 19,928,000
Duration: 
March, 2021 to September, 2021

This sub-project contributes to challenging gender stereotypes and reducing the risk of domestic violence in the Kazakh province of Bayan-Ulgii in Mongolia. Myanganii Devshil NGO organizes psychological and legal counselling for victims of domestic violence and increases legal knowledge of social workers through trainings across the province. The Implementing Partner also organizes a public awareness campaign to increase local awareness of rights under the revised Law on Combating Domestic Violence (2016) in Bayan-Ulgii, and seeks to translate the Law into the Kazakh language, increasing access to legal knowledge in Bayan-Ulgii.

Selection: 
Open call