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Vanuatu Women's Centre: Phase 7 annual plan for year 2 (July 2017 to June 2018)

Summary of publication

This plan provides details on the Vanuatu Women's Centre (VWC) plan for year 2, July 2017 to June 2018. It also provided a brief update on program progress from July 2016 to November 2016.

Key outcomes VWC plans to achieve over year 2 include:

  1. VWC Counselling, Legal Assistance and Support Service – including
    1. Effective and confidential crisis counselling and support services provided by VWC;
    2. Legal information, assistance and representation for clients throughout the country;
    3. Enhanced counselling and advocacy skills delivered through counsellor training.
  2. Branches and CAVAWs – including
    1. Accessible counselling and prevention services provided by the branches;
    2. Increased branch capacity to deliver effective prevention and response services;
    3. Community awareness/prevention and counselling services provided by CAVAWs in remote island communities;
    4. Strengthened capacity of CAVAWs to undertake community awareness/prevention, counselling and local networking.
  3. VWC Community Education and Awareness/Prevention – including
    1. Greater awareness of the dynamics and impact of violence against women and children;
    2. Comprehensive information on and analysis of violence against women and children.
  4. Human and Legal Rights Lobbying and Training and Male Advocacy – including
    1. Increased awareness of gender equality and human rights in key agencies, delivered through training provided to other agencies by VWC;
    2. Increased participation and support of men in efforts to eliminate violence against women and children (VAWC) delivered through male advocacy training.
  5. Management and Institutional Strengthening – including
    1. Organisational and personnel management and capacity building; and
    2. Program planning, management, monitoring and risk management.

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Last Updated: 10 August 2017
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