Women empowerment organization is a non-governmental, voluntary and independent organization, established in June 2004 and since that time WEO is accomplishing projects in different working sectors in Iraq.More
- Woman Empowerment Organization in February finalized many projects and has taken steps for starting other projects to be accomplished in the next few months. The Organization examines the impacts of these projects, and studies the goals for others. These projects are.More
Woman Empowerment Organization has been finalized many projects and trainings; it has taken steps for starting other projects to be accomplished in the next few months. The Organization examines the impacts and results of these projects, and studies the goals for others in Human rights sector to business trainings.More
Legal Assistance scheme (LAS)
The women Empowerment organization is the implementation partner of a legal project for 1 year (Legal Assistance scheme) the legal helpdesk office locates in the Erbil investigation Judges court. WEO implemented this project on 2010 to 2011 but working on a different target group, during the project period we received 968 cases for free legal counseling. It’s the contract renewed for the second year on the 1st of June 2012 up to 31st of June 2013, the duration of the project is 1 year .The main aim of the project is to provide clients those who visit Erbil Investigation Judges court with free legal counseling on whatever legal issue they are facing, the new contract of the project aims to provide our clients with free legal counseling and free legal representation in some selected cases regarding to GBV and DV specially for women cases. The staff of the legal helpdesk includes 2 lawyers, a social worker ,a legal helpdesk assistant, a driver, we have a hotline number to receive calls from our cases those who have legal questions to be answered .This project is funded by (UNDP / IRAQ) Danish and Norwegian embassy.