On December 4th, the human rights lawyer of Gender Alternatives Foundation (Bulgaria), Milena Kadieva, won the Women of Europe Award for the category of ‘’Women in Action’’ in recognition of her extraordinary actions at grassroots level in Europe.
The awards highlight the contribution of women in promoting and advancing European issues, and aims to increase the presence and involvement of women in debates about Europe and its future.
These Awards are handed out annually in Brussels and feature four categories:
Learn more about the Awards here.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.