Kvinna till Kvinna

National Network
Sweden
Address

Slakthusplan 3
35
12162 Johanneshov
Sweden

Telephone
+46858889100
Fax
+468390376
E-Mail
info@kvinnatillkvinna.se
E-Mail (2)
anna-carin.hall@kvinnatillkvinna.se
Mobile Phone
+46733609125
Organisation Type
Non-Governmental Organization
Year of Establishment
1993
Fields of Activity
  1. Gender
  2. Human rights
  3. International/Cultural relations
General Information
Kvinna till Kvinna is a Women´s Rights Organisation, supporting women in times of war and conflict, and ending violence against women. We are based in Sweden and we cooperate with more than 130 Women´s Rights Organisations in 20+ countries in Europe, South Caucasus, Middle East, North Africa, West and Central Africa. Number of staff: 110. Budget per year 170 milj SEK (16 milj EUR) Sources of Funding: SIDA 80 %, Other funds (EU etc) 10 %, Private fundraising 10 % Information on most of our projects can be found in our annual reports and on our websites: kvinnatillkvinna.se kvinnatillkvinna.org  Kvinna till Kvinna cooperates extensively with international actor as UN and EU, International Feminist networks like WILPF as well as Swedish authorities and civil society networks like Concord Sverige. Kvinna till Kvinna is also a member of EPLO(European Peacebuilding Liaison Office).
Mission and Objectives

To support women in times of war and conflict and end violence against women. We support partner organisations, their projects and sometimes their core funding. We support networking for Women´s Rights Defenders. We advocate for women´s rights in high level forums and at national levels and we support women´s participation in peace processes. 

Main Projects / Activities

We support a vaste number of projects promoting women´s rights initiated by our partner organisations. We take part in an extensive number of regional and international forums like the African Comission on Human and People´s Rights (yearly), The Commission on the Status of Women (UN yearly) We also take part in EU Advocacy for Country Reports for countries in f ex The Balkans. 
We have started a Sweden Program with an aim to target girls and young women who are new in Sweden - migration experience. This program provides information on women´s and girl´s rights and also empower the participants own agency. Our long time work in conflict affected areas adds valuable experience and understanding to this context. We are now also planning to expand our activities in Sweden. 

Contact (1) Full Name
Anna-Carin Hall
Job Title
Press Officer
Head of the organisation
Petra Tötterman Andorff, Secretary General
Contact (2) Full Name
Charlotte Dos Santos Pruth
Job Title (2)
Senior Advocacy Advisor