Foundation For Empowering Geneder Equality

National Network

32, Main Street
Kirkop KKP 1528

00356 79906648
E-Mail (2)
Organisation Type
Non-Governmental Organization
Year of Establishment
Fields of Activity
  1. Gender
  2. Human rights
  3. International/Cultural relations
  4. Research
  5. Youth and education
General Information
The Foundation for Empowering Gender Equality aims at local and international development linked to closing the gap in gender disparities and improving the socio-economic growth. The Foundation was set up in Malta in 2015 and its aim is to bring together local policy-makers, NGOs and international authorities in order to improve matters related to some of the major principles entrenched in the European Union.
Mission and Objectives

The objects and purpose of the Foundation are to:
a. To empower women towards personal and professional development, through information and support;
b. To promote gender equality;
c. To contribute towards the global campaign to end violence against women;
d. To promote cultural integration of women in Malta regardless of religious belonging, race and sexual orientation;
e. To collaborate with other organizations for the reforms of laws and practices that discriminate against women;
f. To raise awareness about gender disparities in Malta; and
g. To conduct research and collect relevant data for the advancement of women rights.

Main Projects / Activities

The main objectives will be achieved through the organisation of local and international events, networking; participation in EU funded projects, specific tailored training and last but not least setting up various local and international initiatives aimed at improving challenging scenarios

Contact (1) Full Name
Dr. Gisella Orsini
Head of the organisation
Dr. Gisella Orsini (Secretary General), Ms. Katina Mladenova (Chairperson)
Contact (2) Full Name
Ms. Katina Mladenova