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KAFA (enough) Violence and Exploitation

Member since 26.04.2017

Country

Lebanon

Mission and objectives

KAFA (enough) Violence & Exploitation is a feminist, secular, Lebanese, non-profit, non-governmental civil society organization seeking to create a society that is free of social, economic and legal patriarchal structures that discriminate against women.
KAFA has been aiming to eliminate all forms of gender-based violence and exploitation since its establishment in 2005. It seeks to realize substantive gender equality through the adoption of a combination of different approaches.
Our focus areas are:
1) Family violence;
2) Exploitation and trafficking in women, especially in migrant domestic workers and women in prostitution;
3) Child protection, particularly from sexual abuse and family violence.

Main activities related to gender equality and women's rights

Advocacy for law reform and introduction of new laws and policies; influencing public opinion, practices and mentality; conducting research and training; and empowering women and children victims of violence, and providing them with social, legal, and psychological support.

Geographical sphere of activity

National

Working themes

Types of Violence

Target group(s)

Victims of violence, Immigrant and refugee women, Youth (under 25)

Specific years of work experience in gender equality

+10

Contact

Address : 43 Badaro Street, Beirut, Lebanon, 116-5042 ,Lebanon
Telephone : 00 961 1 392220 / 1
Adress email : kafa@kafa.org.lb
Website : www.kafa.org.lb

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

THE A FACTOR
International Alliance of Women (IAW)
Ntic et Citoyennete - Maurifemme
The Arab Association for Human Rights
Albanian Forum for the Alliance of Civilisations
Association Voix de Femmes Marocaines
National Broadcasting and Television Society - SNRT
Trajectories for Peace and Development
EKOTEK CEVRE SISTEMLERI LTD STI
Civil Coalition for the development of Solidarity action (CCDAS)
Arab Women Parlamentarian Network
Jiwar Creation & Society
European Anti-Violence Network (EAVN)
Youth & Women Empowerment Forum
Trajectorya noorteorganisatsioon MTÜ
Organization Dihya for Development
AWSA-Be, Arab Women's Solidarity Association-Belgium
Kasdi Merbah Ouragla University
Fondation Zakoura
NAWF Women Entrepreneurs
Palestinian Human Rights Organization (PHRO)
Association des Femmes Tunisiennes pour la Recherche sur le Développement (AFTURD)
Souad Slaoui
Jordan Forum for Business and Professional Women
Cooperation Association
Soroptimist Club Marrakech
Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration
Human Development Network
Arij Khamis Al Zawi
Right and Democracy Organization
Center for Women's Studies in Islam (CERFI)
Sarab Center for Culture and Community Arts
University of Sousse
European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)
Rede Portuguesa de Jovens para a Igualdade de Oportunidades entre Mulheres e Homens
Women and Gender Unit – Ministry of Social Development

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