DG JUST awards 12 grants to prevent and combat violence against women

December 13, 2016

Hat: DG Justice and Consumers has awarded 12 grants under the Rights, Equality and Citizenship programme.

Funding Scheme: 2016-12-13

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

Amorce:

Rights, Equality and Citizenship programme awards grants for project aiming to create an area, where equality and the rights of persons, are promoted, protected and effectively implemented. 

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DG Justice and Consumers has awarded 12 grants to National Authorities to co-fund projects aiming at developing and implementing practical and targeted information, awareness-raising and education activities aimed at preventing and combating violence against women following a restricted call under the Rights, Equality and Citizenship programme. The overall amount of funding provided is about 4 million euro.

The project activities will be carried out in Lithuania, Croatia, Finland, Iceland, Malta, Latvia, Cyprus, Romania, Slovenia, Portugal, Italy and Ireland. 

Url description: DG Justice and Consumers

Url: http://ec.europa.eu/newsroom/just/item-detail.cfm?item_id=51015