International Development Law Organization
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
March, 2021 to September, 2021

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

Open call