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THE GENDER RESEARCHES

In this section the gender researches are presented. The researches have been realized by the Azerbaijan authors with 1998 on present time




HOT LINE

To the submitted addresses it is possible to receive legal, psychological and medical aid:

The Crisis Center:
t: 4943376
wcc@online.az


legal consultation. pre-judicial preparation of the documentation . psychological rehabilitation, consultations of the gynecologist. psychiatrist, neuropathologist.

MHAIDS Azerbaijan:
t: 5106614 mhaids@initiative.az


consultations of the gynecologist. psychiatrist, neuropathologist. venereologist, the organization of the specialized analyses

Research Center AREAT
t: 438 15 77:

areat@azeronline.com

Consultations in registry offices about an opportunity of the conclusion of the marriage contract at registration of a marriage as precautionary measure against economic violence over family.

LTD Law and Order:
: (050) 341 06 60
law_order@gender-az.org


legal consultation, drawing up of judicial claims , pre-judicial preparation of the documentation, participation in judicial sessions as the public defender (prosecutor)

Clean World Social Union
: 497 10 58


Support to victims of human trafficking shelter for victims of human trafficking




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WOMENS NGOS



Name:            Association of Creative Women

Year of est.: 1999

Address:         Shamil Azizbeyov str. 140, apart. 20

                         Baku

                         AZ1014

Phone:            (99412) 4952463, 4959728                     Fax:  (99412) 4921334

E-mail:            afaq_h@yahoo.com                                Web:  www.CHA.aznet.org

Contact:         Huseynova Afag

 

Main focus:    Improving conditions for women working in the spheres of culture, art and science. Promoting the development of Azerbaijani arts.   Support of the women working in sphere of art and creativity. ducation of children on principles of  beauty. Support of socially vulnerable  members of a society.  Support of lonely parents.

Activity:         Web site «Association of Creative Women». 2001. Open society - Assistance foundation. Film about folklore art of refugee children (Internews).  Restoration of underground station "Haglar dostlugu" - at own expense. 2002. Documentary film about refugees. 2002. Internews agency. Education of the average and elderly population on South Caucasus. 2003. IIZ/DVV. Adoption for invalids by applied kinds and art-therapy. 2003. IIZ/DVV.

Keywords:   Art. Therapy. Children. Invalid.

 


Name:            Association of  Women Entrenepreneurs

Year of est.: 2003

Address:         Ali Nazmi str. 1

                         Ganja

                         AZ4710

Phone:            (99422) 571313, (99450) 3243537        Fax:  (99422) 573220

E-mail:            zemfira2003@azeronline.com                    

Contact:         Agayeva Zemfira

 

Main focus:    Training for women in economical sphere of life, development of individual initiatives for small enterprises.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health.

 


Name:            Association of Women with University Education

Year of est.: 1998

Address:         Bunyad Sardarov str. 3/57

                         Baku

                         AZ1000

Phone:            (99412) 4972416, 4980170,                    Fax:  (99412) 4927439

                         4405414 (h.)

E-mail:            tjafarova59@mail.ru, universitywomen@rambler.ru           

Contact:         Jafarova Tamam

 

Main focus: The association is created by teachers of higher educational institutions of  Azerbaijan republic for empowering  women.

Activity:         Trainings for women's  peacebuilding - UNIFEM. Carrying out of regional round tables "Equal rights and opportunities  for  decision-making".

Keywords:   Protection of gender balance. Gender researches. Protection of the rights of women. A legal aid to women. The woman and local self-management. Women peacemakers. Women's coalition. Women and the third sector. Women and prevention of conflicts.

 


Name:            Association of Women-Journalist

Year of est.: 1998

Address:         Pushkin str. 5, apart. 35

                         Baku

                         AZ1010

Phone:            (99412) 4981235, (99450) 3388316      Fax:  (99412) 4981235

E-mail:            iskenderlyss@artel.net.com                        

Contact:         Iskenderli Sabina, Huseynova Sabina

 

Main focus:  To strengthen the role of women in society. Development of professional skills level. Conduction of the seminars, trainings, conferences. Women journalists  rights protection. Exchange of experience between women journalists.

Activity:         Research of problems of poverty among women, heading householder  and working in budgetary sphere. 1998-1999. OSI-AF. Creations of structure of the organization, carrying out social  interrogation among women - journalists. 1999. Eurasia. Creation of an economic broadcast. 1999-2000. World bank, Internews. Charitable concerts for children - invalids, children-refugees and children - orphans.  2000. Private persons. Research  problems of prostitution in Azerbaijan. Mamacash. Freedom of speech in Azerbaijan. 2000. SCE. ooperation  journalists of Southern Caucasus writing  on economic problems.  2002. Eurasia.

Keywords:   Broadcast. Journalists. Poverty. Women's rights.

 


Name:            Association of "Women's Network in Azerbaijan"/ Association Women and Civil Society

Address:         U. Hacibeyov str. 7, apart. 20

                         Baku

Phone:            (99412) 4935029                                        Fax:  (99412) 5031367

E-mail:            g_1958@rambler.ru, gamar_1958@yahoo.com         

Contact:         Khalilova Gamar

 

Main focus:    Support of civil participation of women. Protection of the rights of women.

Keywords:     Protection of gender balance. Gender researches. Women's rights.

 


Name:            Association of Soldiers' Mothers

Year of est.: 1999

Address:         Diagonal str. 11, apart. 8

                         Baku

                         AZ1000

Phone:            (99412) 4921973                                               

Contact:         Bunyatzadeh Elmira

 

Main focus:    Support of soldier's mothers through development of sponsorship and charity, rendering assistance to socially vulnerable members of their families.

Keywords:   Preventing violence against women, early marriages, soldier's mothers.

 


Name:            Association of Women -Invalids

Address:         Gaibov str. 41, apart. 2

                         Ganja

                         AZ4710

Phone:            (99422) 568055                                          Fax:  (99422) 399139

Contact:         Gamzayeva Arzu

 

Main focus:    Support of vulnerable women in development and protection of their rights in all spheres  of the Azerbaijan society.

Keywords:    Women's rights. Therapy. Children. Invalid.

 


Name:            Association of Women-Managers

Year of est.: 1999

Address:         Mammedov str. 4, apart. 30

                         Baku

                         AZ1123

Phone:            (99412) 4984027, 4474306                     Fax:  (99412) 4983817, 4984027

E-mail:            root@turan3.baku.az                                     

Contact:         Zamanova Gulnara

 

Main focus:    Technical and consultancy support  for  women entrepreneurship in Azerbaijan.

Activity:         The organization has executed the projects providing of technical and consultancy services for start ups, creation of business incubators, assistance in new enterprise setting up, consulting on financial, managerial and other business issues under supporting OXFAM.

Keywords:   Business. An agriculture. Farmers. Technical and consultancy services.


Name:            "Azad qadin"

Year of est.: 2002

Address:         Akhundov str. 48

                         Imishli

Phone:            (99450) 6324885                                               

Contact:         Suleymanova Yagud

 

Main focus:    Development of female business.

Activity:         Support of female business, development of cattle breeding. 2003-2004. Embassy of the Great Britain. Carrying out of preventive actions against AIDS among  workers. Imishli, Bilasuvar, Beylagan.

Keywords:    Business. An agriculture. Farmers. AIDS.

 


Name:          Azerbaijan Center Woman and Development (Branch)

Year of est.: 1997

Address:        45-th block, Central Maternity Hospital

                        Sumgayit

Phone:           (018) 652298                                                Fax:  (018) 4972073

Contact:       Sadigova Mahira

                      

Main focus: Carrying out education, research and monitoring on reproductive health & family planning.

Activity:         Reproductive Health and Family Planning (UNFPA, Pathfinder International).

Keywords:  Reproduction. Health. Drugs. Woman.

 


Name:          Azerbaijan Center Woman and Development  (Branch)

Year of est.: 1997

Address:        DOS, 6, apart. 36

                        Ganja

                        AZ4710

Phone:           (99422) 550762

Contact:       Nagiyeva Khalida

                      

Main focus: Carrying out education, research and monitoring on reproductive health & family planning.

Activity:        "Refugees. Poverty. Employment".  ISAR. 2001.   

Keywords:  Reproduction. Health. Drugs. Woman.


Name:            Azerbaijan Department of Transcaucasian Women's Dialogue

Year of est.: 2000

Address:         S. Vurgun str. 108, apart. 71

                         Baku

                         AZ1022

Phone:            (99412) 4415672, (99455) 2121545      Fax:  (99412) 4941458

E-mail:            renasafar@azeurotel.com, root@ipd.baku.az            

Contact:         Safaraliyeva Rena

 

Main focus:    Carrying out relief activities aimed at the development of peace, democracy and sivil society. Providing psychological and medical rehabilitation to children who have been victims of war. Also addressing environmental problems.

Activity:         Training courses for students on conflict resolution (OSI).

Keywords:   Conflict. Southern Caucasus. Peacebulding.

 


Name:          Azerbaijan Feminist Group

Year of est.: 2001

Address:        Iceri-Sheher, A. Zeynalli str., apart. 11

                        Baku

                        AZ1001

Phone:           (99412) 4972129                                         Fax:  (99412) 4972129

E-mail:          pervanam@azeurotel.com                            

Contact:       Mammedova Parvina, Tahirova Rena

                      

Main focus: Support the women's rights. Conduct the trainings for women's development. Support the lonely women. Support the victim of violence. Support the victim of traffic.

Activity:        Women library. Central European University, Hungary. Feminist bulletin.

                        Mamacash. Feminist digest. Central European University, Hungary.

Keywords: Library. Bulletin. Victim. Traffic. Lonely women.

 


Name:          Azerbaijan Gender Association "Symmetry"

Year of est.: 1999

Address:        Bul-Bul Avenue 29, apart. 54

                        Baku

                        AZ1014

Phone:           (99412) 4934056                                         Fax:  (99412) 4932849

E-mail:          kdsgender@yahoo.com                                  

Contact:       Dadashova Kamilla

                      

Main focus: Assistance in development or harmonious democratic society on the basis of principles of gender equality. Assistance in development of gender sensitivity and gender symmetry in family and society.

Activity:        "Revealing acts of violence against women" UNDP, 1997. "Woman and violence" UNDP, 1998. "Sociological survey of population on HIV/AIDS" UNDP, 1998. "Preventive measures on violence against women" OXFAM, 1999. "It is possible to stop violence" (videoclip).

Keywords: Business. Feminism. Politics. Art.

 


Name:          Azerbaijan Gender Information Center

Year of est.: 2002

Address:        A. Alekperov str. 565, apart. 76

                        Baku

                        AZ1065

Phone:           (99412) 4381577, 5105441                       Fax:  (99412) 5105441

E-mail:            agic@azeronline.com,                          Web:  www.gender-az.org

                         info@gender-az.org

Contact:       Kasumova Yelena

                      

Main focus: The mission of AGİC  is to support the process of  gender equality  and civil society in Azerbaijan  through  ICT,  educational   and research programmes. Creation and supporting national gender portal  and national women's net.

Activity:       Gender research and trainings "Business  women". (The joint project with Georgian NGO " Women and society"). 2000. ISAR. USAID. The gender research "Women in the Social Conflicts" (on the documents of Azerbaijan Regions) and  scientific conference "Women and Conflict: Resolution". 2000. World Bank. Gender research "Women and Development  of Local Self - administration" (jointly with Georgian NGO "Strategically Research Center"). 2001. ISAR. Fund USAID.  "NGO's Role in the Development of Women's Enterprise". 2002. ISAR. "The Establishment of Azerbaijan Informational Gender Center". (2002- the project has been transiting by present time). OSİ. The edition of the magazine "Women's Appeal for Peace". 2003-2006. UNIFEM. Gender research "Stop violence against women". 2006. OSI.

Keywords: Information. İCT. Women net of Eastern Europe.  Gender research. Conflict study. Peacemaking Peace culture Participant in national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. STOVAW.  Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Tolerance.  Non-Discrimination. Gender's  study.  Publishing. Data bases / Press clipping. Forum for equal opportunity. Gender think tank.

 


Name:            Azerbaijan National Group for the International Society for Human Rights

Year of est.: 1993

Address:         H. Javid Avenue 29

                         Baku

                         AZ1073

Phone:            (99412) 4325984, 4393861                     Fax:  (99412) 4326088

                         (99450) 3156265

E-mail:            ishr_az@yahoo.com                                       

Contact:         Benenyarly Saadet

 

Main focus:    Support the development civil society in Azerbaijan. Protection human rights. Protection women's rights. Increase the role of women in civil society.

Activity:         The increases of active participation of women in elections.  2003.  Eurasia. Women  leaders. At own expensive. 2003.

Keywords:   Election. Leadership. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination. Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Preventing violence against women, early marriages.

 


Name:            "Azerbaijan woman"

Year of est.: 1922

Address:         Metbuat av., mehelle # 529, the building of the Azerbaijan

                         Baku

                         AZ1073

Phone:            (99412) 4390290, 4395194,                    Fax:  (99412) 4399139

                         (99450) 3487661

E-mail:            s.zeynalova@hotmail.com, aydanlale@online.az     

Contact:         Zeynalova Sevil, Tagizade Latafat

 

Main focus:    The first women's magazine in the East. It was distributed in the 16 countries.

Activity:         The edition of the magazine "the Coalition 1325" 2002 -2006 under supporting. UNIFEM. Trainings by peacebuilding 2002 - 2004 under supporting.  UNIFEM.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women.

 


Name:          Azerbaijan Women's Meclis "Sevil"

Year of est.: 1995

Address:        Inglab str. 24, 3-th floor

                        Baku

                        AZ1078

Phone:           (99412) 4978866, 4091445 (h.)               Fax:  (99412) 4971005

E-mail:          sevil@bgt-az.com, sevilzeynalova@hotmail.com      

Contact:       Aliyeva Sevil, Zeynalova Sevil

                      

Main focus:       Working to solve social problems of women & children. Involvement of women into the process of establishing democratic principles. Defense of women s rights. Participation in international women movement. Protection of the political, economic, social rights of women. Support in development of business.  Preventive  violence against women.  Protection socially vulnerable women. Research of female problems. Protection widows of   Karabax  war. Support of old women. Development of national minorities. Increase of a role of women in peacemakening. 

Activity:         Psychological rehabilitation of elderly refugees living in city. UNDP. Reproduction health of women. 2000. The cabinet Ministers of Azerbaijan. Psychological rehabilitation of elderly refugees living in city. UNDP.  Let help an old age.  2001. UNDP.  The edition of magazine "the Coalition 1325". 8 numbers.  2002-2003. UNIFEM.

Keywords:  Reproduction. Coalition 1325. Peacemakening.

 


Name:          Azerbaijan Women's Society

Year of est.: 1991

Address:        Boyuk Gala str. 6

                        Baku

                        AZ1004

Phone:           (99412) 4927487                                         Fax:  (99412) 4927487

E-mail:          firangizmursalova@azeurotel.com           

Contact:       Verdiyeva Zemfira, Mursalova Firangiz

                      

Main focus: Protecting the rights of women. Providing humanitarian aid for war victims, orphans, the elderly and the disabled. The protection reproduction rights. Support the women's health.

Activity:         Family planning. Commission formed from representatives of gender NGOs.

Keywords:  Family planning. Women's health. Protection reproduction.

 


Name:            Azeri-Turkish Women's Union

Year of est.: 1994

Address:         S. Vurgun str. 68

                         Baku

                         AZ1022

Phone:            (99412) 4991335                         Fax: (99412) 4988331

E-mail:            azeriturk@planet-az.com,       Web: http://www.tanzilarustamhanli.com

                         azeriturk@mail.ru

Contact:         Rustamkhanli Tanzila

 

Main focus:    Maintenance of communications with women of Turkey.

Keywords:   Violence over the woman. The woman and economy. Ethnic minority.  The woman in decision-making. The woman and an environment. raffiking.

 


Name:          Baku Association of Azerbaijan Women

Year of est.: 1995

Address:        Bul-Bul av. 18

                        Baku

                        AZ1000

Phone:           (99412) 4929464, 4931902                       Fax:  (99412) 5961712 (13/14)

E-mail:          zarifasalaxova@hotmail.ru, zarifa_salaxova@yandex.ru     

Contact:       Salahova Zarifa

                      

Main focus: Protecting women's rights. Working on issues related to women, family, children, and health. Providing social-economic protection to children from impoverished families and those families with many children. Protection of the political, economic, social rights of women. Support in development of business.  Preventive  violence against women.  Protection socially vulnerable women. Research of female problems.

Activity:         Support of female publishing. 1999. BP, AMOCO. "Woman and society"

                         newspaper (UN).

Keywords:  Women's rights. Publishing.

 


Name:            Baku International Women's Club

Year of est.: 1995

Address:         Jalil Mammadguluzadeh lane 18/20

                         Baku

Phone:            (99412) 4958140, (99450) 2200072      Fax:  (99412) 4958140

E-mail:            venera_askerova@yahoo.com                    

Contact:         Askerova Venera

                        

Main focus:     The humanitarian help to children and refugees, charitable actions.

Keywords:    The humanitarian help.

 


Name:            "Bika" Public Union of Azerbaijani of Girl Guides

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         U. Hacibeyov str. 40, the House of Government, 5-th floor

                         Baku

                         AZ1006

Phone:            (99412) 4935401, 4939731                     Fax:  (99412) 4935401

E-mail:            bikaguide@hotmail.com, iradagul@mail.ru               

Contact:         Hamidova Firangiz, Quliyeva Irada

 

Main focus:    Support of development of young girls through civil education and protection of the rights of girls.

Activity:         Children exhibition organized along with Republican Children Organization (Gurman store and Ramstore). KVN "7 Beauties" (Minaret Group). Competition of "7 Beauties" (Perfume de France). Children's exhibition. Support of the Republican Children's Organization.

Keywords:    Children's development. Girls. Rights of girls.

 


Name:            Center for Defense of Azerbaijan-Turkish Women

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         Sabail district, 27 Muradov street, apart. 6

                         Baku

Phone:            (99412) 4915364                                               

Contact:         Gahramani Haver, Yusubova Jamilat

 

Main focus:    Defence of women and children's rights. Addressing social and environmental problems.

Activity:         Identifying needs of disabled children. Investigating problems. Investigation of the situation of complainant women according to their applications.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks.

 


Name:            Center for Development of Women Refugees and IDP-s

Address:         Sharifzade str. 1, Construction Dormitory # 5

                         Baku

                         AZ1138

Phone:            (99412) 4325843                                               

E-mail:            hasanova_gultekin@box.az                        

Contact:         Hasanova Gultekin

 

Main focus:    Technical and advisory support of women refugees charity, the a assistance  to women  and  children - victims of violence, development of peacebuilding.

Keywords:   Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere.

 


Name:            Center for Protecting Women's Rights

Address:         Nobel ave. 84

                         Baku

                         AZ1026

Phone:            (99412) 4245412, 4247001                                           

E-mail:          heqiqetmemmedli@gmail.com

Contact:         Memmedli Hegiget

 

Main focus:    Technical and advisory support of women and girls. Charity, the assistance to women and children - victims of violence, development of peacebuilding.

Keywords:   Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.

 


Name:            Center for  Protection Women's Rights and Democratic Institutes

Address:         Z. Khalilov str. 15, apart. 19

                         Baku

                         Z1007

Phone:            (99412) 5114447, (99450) 2090434      Fax:  (99412) 5101331

E-mail:            logmanoglu@gmail.com, mehribanvezir@gmail.com,

                         mehribanvezir@yahoo.com                        

Contact:         Abdullayev Elchin, Vezir Mehriban

                        

Main focus:    To develop the strategic for affirmation and implementation of women's rights, to increase attention to equality and protection of the  women's positions in a society.

 


Name:            Center of Developing Programs "EL"

Year of est.: 1998

Address:         Husi Hajiyev lane 7, apart. 13

                         Baku

                         AZ1005

Phone:            (99412) 4925808                                        Fax:  (99412) 4925808

E-mail:            az.centerel@gmail.com                                 

Contact:         Alakbarova Elmira

 

Main focus:    Encouraging the local creative intelligentsia (writers, artists, etc) in working for educational reform. Producing educational materials for children, including disabled children.

Activity:         Development of two 45 minutes video films for schoolchildren about the development of democracy. Distribution of the films to100 schools (ISAR). Monitoring of prisoners' rights on health (Charity Know-How Fund). Videofilm on situation of refugees "Umid" (State Committee on Refugees). TV studio in school (USIS).

Keywords:   Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.

 


Name:            Center of Political Culture of Azerbaijani Women

Address:         Z. Xalilov str. 15, apart. 19

                         Baku

                         AZ1073

Phone:            (99412) 5114447, (99450) 3192079      Fax:  (99412) 5101331

E-mail:            azeri_women@yahoo.com, mehribanvezir@gmail.com,

                         mehribanvezir@yahoo.com

Contact:         Vezir Mehriban

 

Main focus:    Development of culture of political participation of women, increase of electoral activity of women, amplifications of female participation in communities.

Activity:         Prepared a report entitled "Situation of Democracy Azerbaijan" for the seminar and round conference held by the Estonian representative office of the Open Society Institute (01.12.2006 - 10.12.2006).

Keywords:   Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the political  sphere.

 


Name:            Charitable Center "Shehids' Children and Mothers"

Year of est.: 1997

Address:         S. Vurgun str. 112

                         Baku

                         AZ1034

Phone:            (99412) 4415023, 4404443                     Fax:  (99412) 4404443

E-mail:            z.tagi-zade@rambler.ru , zemfiretagizaede@mail.ru             

Contact:         Tagizade Zenfira

 

Main focus:    Supporting families of victims. Protecting their rights.

Activity:         Providing moral and financial support to the families of victims.

Keywords:   Promoting equal opportunity for women. Violence against women.

 


Name:            Charitable Center "Shehids' Mothers"

Address:         Ataturk 2a, 2b

                         Baku

                         AZ1034

Phone:            (99412) 4415023                                        Fax:  (99412) 4415023

E-mail:            rafigaaskerova@mail.ru                               

Contact:         Askerova Rafiga

 

Main focus:    Supporting families of victims. Protecting their rights.

Activity:         Providing moral and financial support to the families of victims.

Keywords:   Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Promoting equal opportunity for women.

 


Name:            Charitable Enlighteners Women of Azerbaijan

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         Sabunchu region, Bakihanov dist., Mehmandarov str. 34

                         Baku

                         AZ1040

Phone:            (99412) 4252411                                        Fax:  (99412) 4413957

E-mail:            kubra@azeronline.com                                 

Contact:         Babayeva Kubra

                        

Main focus:    Providing moral and financial assistance to the families of victims, disabled, refugees, IDPs, abandoned children. Support the reproduction rights and health. Support the lonely children. Increase the forster care.

Activity:         Providing free medical examination for refugee and IDPs. Providing financial and moral support to lonely people, orphans. Cubra  Mothre's house. 2003. Embassy the Norway.

Keywords:         Charity. Mother's house.

 


Name:            Charitable Society "Mothers for Homeless"

Year of est.: 1996

Address:         Q. Qarayev str. 34, apart. 12

                         Baku

Phone:            (99412) 4214959                                               

E-mail:            parvins@mail.ru                                             

Contact:         Sadikova Parvina

                        

Main focus:    NGO it is created by doctors and teachers for protection of children from occupied territories and to rendering assistance to children of not having parents.

Keywords:   The help to orphans. The help to sick children. The help destitute. Training of children to information technologies. The parent help socially vulnerable. Education of children and teenagers of the deprived parents. Charity in Azerbaijan.

 


Name:            Charity Center "Havva"

Year of est.: 1996

Address:         D.AIiyeva str. 171 (Sinagoga)

                         Baku

                         AZ1002

Phone:            (99412) 4930752, 4941573                     Fax:  (99412) 4936098

Contact:         Yusifova Solmaz

                        

Main focus:    The medical and psychological help to women. The help in overcoming poverty. The help to women Jewish origins. The help to socially vulnerable layers of the population.

Activity:         Trainings for women of climacteric age - at own expensive. 1996-2000. The organization home visiting services. 1999. ISAR. Give a hand of the help. 2002-2003. SI-AF.

Keywords:   Health. Klimax. Charity.

 


Name:            "Charitable Women" Society

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         Ahmedli, Sarayevo str. 19/34

                         Baku

                         AZ1149

Phone:            (99412) 4752035                                        Fax:  (99412) 4752035

E-mail:            renavelieva@mail.ru                                     

Contact:         Veliyeva Rena

 

Main focus:    Support of female charity. The help to victims of violence. The help to lonely mothers, orphans, aged.

Activity:         Creation in regions of the organizations of a civil society.

Keywords:   Support of women. Charity. The help to victims of violence. Lonely mothers, orphans, aged. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Raising awareness about reproductive health.

 


Name:            Club of Intelligent Women

Year of est.: 2002

Address:         Qasimzade str. 8

                         Baku

                         AZ1007

Phone:            (99412) 4371313                          

E-mail:            xalida_bayramova@gmail.com

Contact:         Bayramova Khalida

                        

Main focus:    Studying of female and gender problems, distribution of gender knowledge, carrying out of gender trainings, the edition of the popular scientific literature for women.

Keywords:   Preventing violence against women, early marriages.

 


Name:            Democracy and Women's  Initiative

Address:         Nakhichevan str. 27, apart. 47

                         Baku

Phone:            (99412) 5611216, (99450) 6122550             

E-mail:          huseyn_gunay@yahoo.com

Contact:         Huseyn Gunay

                        

Main focus:    Ensure accountability of national actors in the area of women's rights and gender equality secure equal opportunities to access sources.

 


Name:            Disabled Women Society

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         Salakhana str. 7a

                         Baku

                         AZ1338

Phone:            (99412) 4349988, 4693849                     Fax:  (99412) 4344836, 4730988

E-mail:            mahluga@yahoo.com, ficdp@azintex.com  

Contact:         Rahimova Makhluqa, Babayeva Firuza

                        

Main focus: Informing society about conditions of women with disabilities. Defending the rights of disabled women, providing psychological assistance for them, and helping them find employment. Support the women - invalids. Protection invalid's right. Increase the role disable women in social life. Support the lonely women- invalids. Support the development women's enterprise for invalids.

Activity:         Establishment and maintenance of regional network of disabled women groups in Ganja, Shamkir, Sheki, Barda, and Belokan (ISAR).  The sociological interrogation among women - invalids of 1-st group.  1998. OXFAM. Conducting survey among disabled women in Sumgayit, compiling a database Conducting survey among 1-st group disabled women (ISAR). Creation of departments (ISAR). Social rights of disabled women (OXFAM).  The social rights of women - invalids of 1-st group.  1999-2000.  OXFAM. The  way to heart.  2001-2002.  ISAR. The employment for women - invalids. Opening canning section.

Keywords:         Invalids.  Business. Employment.

 


Name:            "Dunya" Azerbaijan Women's Union

Address:         Zahid Khalilov str. 59, apart. 77

                         Baku

                         AZ1141

Phone:            (99412) 4322929, 4390856                            

Contact:         Mukhtarova Esmet

 

Main focus:    Support of working contacts and development of cooperation with the international women's organizations.

Keywords:   Tolerance and Non-Discrimination. Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women.

 


Name:            "East-West" Women Development Center

Year of est.: 2007

Address:         Guneshli, V massive 22, apart. 22

                         Baku

                         AZ1034

Phone:            (99412) 4772373                                        Fax:  (99412) 4379068

E-mail:            mahrukh_iwwom@hotmail.com              

Contact:         Nejefli Mahrukh

 

Main focus:    Studying of female and gender problems, distribution of gender knowledge, carrying out of gender trainings, the edition of the popular scientific literature for women.

 


Name:            "Ecosphere" Social Ecological Center

Year of est.: 1999

Address:         Lermontov str. 3, apart. 61

                         Baku

                         AZ1006

Phone:            (99412) 4924348, (99450) 3320034      Fax:  (99412) 4925125

E-mail:            ecosphera@azeurotel.com                           

Contact:         Sultanzade Firuza

 

Main focus:    To support physiological and mental health of the woman. To carry out ecological education of women and children. To bring up perception  of art through the nature. To bring up bioethics at women.

Activity:         The family center - at own expensive. 1999-2002. Ecology internal and an environment of young mums. - At own expensive. 1999-2000. Neighbors on a planet. ISAR. 2002. 5 minutes and venereal disease. OSI-AF. 2003.

Keywords:   Ecology. Venereal disease. Young mothers.

 


Name:            Equality for Both

Year of est.: 2006

Address:         Akhmed Rajabli str. 13, apart. 47

                         Baku

                         AZ1052

Phone:            (99412) 4654562, 4988020

Contact:         Hasanova Zeynab

                        

Main focus:    Studying of female and gender problems, distribution of gender knowledge, carrying out of gender trainings, the edition of the popular scientific literature for women.

Keywords:   Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center.

 


Name:            Family and Society Association

Year of est.: 1999

Address:         Pushkin street 12/14

                         Baku

                         AZ1010

Phone:            (99412) 4938373, 4986258                     Fax:  (99412) 4980573

E-mail:            ivf@azdata.net                                                 

Contact:         Aliyeva Faiza

                        

Main focus:    Support the family. Conduct the trainings for family development.  Support the victim of violence. Support the lonely women. Protection family's  rights.

Activity:         Workshops on breast-feeding. 2001. UNICEF. Clinical workshops for midwives. 2001. IMC.

Keywords:   Family. Violence. Domestic violence. Family's  rights.

 


Name:            "Fidan" Children and Teenagers Rights of Defence Public Union

Year of est.: 2002

Address:         M. Subxi str. 158

                         Baku

                         AZ1065

Phone:            (99412) 4997294, (99450) 3937006                   

E-mail:            gabdullayeva@mail.ru

Contact:         Abdullayeva Gulnara 

 

Main focus:    Support of children's development, rendering assistance for disabled children.

Activity:         Development children's movement of volunteers for rendering assistance to invalids. 2005-2006.  OSI-AF.

Keywords:   Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women. Early marriages.

 


Name:            For Welfare of Women

Address:         The 41-st mehelle 1b, apart. 4

                         Sumqayit

                         AZ5000

Phone:            (018) 6423213                                                   

E-mail:            Woman_welfare@yahoo.com                    

Contact:         Najafli Ramile

                        

Main focus:    Advocate for activity participation and better position of women in the society through proving psychosocial, educational and counseling support to women.

Keywords:   Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction.

 


Name:            Forum of Women-Lawyers of Azerbaijan

Address:         Rasul Rza str. 87, apart. 9

                         Baku

                         AZ1014

Phone:            (99412) 5963458                                        Fax:  (99412) 5963458

E-mail:            Irada_javadova@yahoo.com, ehr@bakinter.net       

Contact:         Javadova Irada

                        

Main focus:    Bring deeper attention to the issue of women's rights and situation of women in the country and enhance the public discourse and understanding.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.

 


Name:            Gender and Economics

Address:         Bakikhanov str. 24

                         Baku

                         AZ1024

Phone:            (99412) 4956997, 4652875,                    Fax:  (99412) 4956997, 4652875

                         5694415

E-mail:            tarana-karimova@box.az                            

Contact:         Kerimova Tarana

                        

Main focus:    Technical and advisory support of women   charity, the a assistance  to women  and  children -  victims of violence, development of peacebuilding.

Keywords:   Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women, early marriages.

 


Name:            Gender Problems Institute

Year of est.: 2000

Address:         Metbuat ave., Mehelle #529, the 3rd floor

                         Baku

                         AZ1146

Phone:            (99412) 4978866, 4091445 (h.)              Fax:  (99412) 4971005

E-mail:            sevil@bgt-az.com                                            

Contact:         Zeynalova Sevil

                        

Main focus:    To develop the strategic for affirmation and implementation of women's rights, to increase attention to equality and protection of the  women's positions in a society.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.

 


Name:            "Geyche Golu"

Year of est.: 1999

Address:         Ahmedli settlement, Shikhlinski lane 5, apart. 8

                         Baku

                         AZ1149

Phone:            (99412) 5799705, (99450) 3399926      Fax:  (99412) 4972108

E-mail:            nabat-qoyca@azeri.com                               

Contact:         Ismayilova Zeynab

 

Main focus:    Protection of the rights of women. The help to children and women in the decision of economic and social problems. Assisting children and  women in solving the economic and social problems they face.

Activity:         Drawing courses for orphanes. 2001. ISAR. Let's save our national morals". 2002.

Keywords:         Female rights. Orphans. Charity.

 


Name:            Health Center for Mothers and Children

Year of est.: 2000

Address:         The 1-st mehelle, Samed Vurgun str. 1a, apart. 26

                         Sumgayit

                         AZ5000

Phone:            (99412) 4924295                                               

E-mail:            feride_mammadova@yahoo.com             

Contact:         Mammedova Feride

                        

Main focus:    Moral and physical support of women and children.

Activity:         Rendering of medical aid to women and children. Carrying out of preventive works among women and children.

Keywords:   Raising awareness about reproductive health. Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Preventing violence against women, early marriages. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings.

 


Name:            "Healthy Family" Information and Rehabilitation Center

Year of est.: 2000

Address:         M. Naxichevani 21/1

                         Baku

                         AZ1130

Phone:            (99412) 4364891                                        Fax:  (99412) 4361610

E-mail:            kgajar@azdata.net, kamalya_gajar@yahoo.com      

Contact:         Gajar Kamala, Hasanova Shafa

 

Main focus:    Support of reproductive health of women and men, the advisory medical and psychological help.

Keywords:   Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere.

 


Name:          Humanitarian Association Jewish Women of Azerbaijan

Year of est.: 1992

Address:        Azadlig av. 70, apart. 50

                        Baku

                        AZ1007

Phone:           (99412) 5962705, 4952544                       Fax:  (99412) 4403627

E-mail:          jwoar@azeurotel.com                                     

Contact:       Reikhrudel Larisa, Ismayilova Roza

                      

Main focus: Carrying out charitable work. Providing humanitarian aid to the poor and the elderly. Distributing medicines and renting out medical equipment. Carrying out humanitarian work in kindergartens. Providing assistance to elderly people in their homes. The medical and psychological help to women. The help in overcoming poverty. The help to women Jewish origins. The help to socially vulnerable layers of the population.

Activity:        The book "The person in modern world - gender aspect."  1999-2000.  OSI-AF. Studying migratory tendencies in separate regions. 2000.  The international organization on migrations. Azerbaijan by the example of the Jewish community.  The international organization on  migrations. Training for social workers (OXFAM). Creation of mobile hospice service for seriously ill (OSI). Person in modern world. Gender aspects (OSI). Migration tendency (IOM, Hayyat Infl). AIDS. View from the XXI century (UN). Publication of methodological manual "Housekeeping" (OXFAM). Translation of 2 books on home medical care into Azeri (OSI). The brochure. "AIDS sight since 21 centuries. AIDS and drugs." 2000-2002 UN, BP.

Keywords: AIDS. Drugs. Migration. Jewess.

                                      


                                 

Name:          Humanitarian Center "YUVA"

Year of est.: 1999

Address:        Iceri-Sheher, A. Zeynalli str. 16, apart. 9

                        Baku

                        AZ1001

Phone:           (99412) 4920503, (99450) 3131618       Fax:  (99412) 4972129

E-mail:          renayuva@yahoo.com                                    

Contact:       Tahirova Rena

                      

Main focus: Supporting vulnerable people. Creating good conditions for talented children, mainly refugee and displaced children; educating children about conflict resolution. Support the women's rights. Conduct the trainings for women's development. Support the minority  women. Support the victim of Karabax war. Conduct the trainings for increase the role of women in peacemaking.

Activity:         Establishment of a child association. Feminist digest "Your rights-1"-booklet for children (UK Embassy). "Your rights-2"-booklet for children (UNDP). "Children are teachers of peace"-publication of almanac (UNHCR).  Women Human right Library. 1997. Central European University - Hungary. "FEMINA" Feminist Digest. 1999-2001. Mamacash foundation, Open Society Institute. "Minority Women and Women in conflict" Library. 2001. Open Society Institute.

Keywords:  Feminist. Minority. Conflict. Karabax war. Peacemaking.

 


Name:            Initiatives of women of Azerbaijan and the social help

Year of est.: 2004

Address:         Mkr-n 1, str. 12, apart. 4

                         Sumgayit

Phone:            (164) 25464, 59542 (99412) 4924295

E-mail:            az_women@mail.ru                                       

Contact:         Axmedli  Samira

                        

Main focus:    Assistance to development of the address humanitarian help and social support of             children and women.

Keywords:   Ensuring equal opportunity for participation of women in political and public life.

 


Name:            "Intellectual Women" Public Union

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         A.Alizade 36 a, apart.10

                         Baku

                         AZ1008

Phone:            (99412) 4961722                                        Fax:  (99412) 4961883

E-mail:            muizzi.n@gmail.com                                     

Contact:         Rasulova Nezaket

 

Main focus:    Studying of female and gender problems, distribution of gender knowledge, carrying out of gender trainings, the edition of the popular scientific literature for women.

Keywords:   Ensuring equal opportunity for participation of women in political and public life. Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.

 


Name:            "Ismet" Girls' Association

Address:         Mehdi Huseyn str. 1, AZTV building, "Edebi-Dram" section

                         Baku

                         AZ1006

Phone:            (99412) 4393181, 4090093                            

Contact:         Eyyubova Shahla

 

Main focus:    Participating in actions that deal with problem - solving of young people, especially girls.

Keywords:   Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings.

 


Name:            "Kameliya" Public Union

Year of est.: 2005

Address:         Vidadi str. 4/2

                         Guba

                         AZ4000

Phone:            (0169) 54755, (99450) 3673100                    

E-mail:            kameliyag@gmail.com                                  

Contact:         Guliyeva Kamila

 

Main focus:    Training for women in economical sphere of life, development of individual initiatives for small enterprises. OSI-AF. 2005.  Consulting for  business planning for women. BAS. 2006.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.

 


Name:            Kamillik

Year of est.: 1996

Address:         Mirza Fatali Akhundov str. 152, apart. 37 (bloc 3)

                         Baku

                         AZ1065

Phone:            (99412) 5964969, (99455) 3113006      Fax:  (99412) 4552213

E-mail:            asmamedova@azeurotel.com, kamillik@mail.ru     

Contact:         Mammedova Asmet

 

Main focus:    Support of the women working in sphere of culture and art of Azerbaijan. Development of tolerance and culture of the world.

Keywords:   Charity. Culture. Art. Culture of Azerbaijan. Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Preventing violence against women, early marriages. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Raising awareness about reproductive health.

 


Name:            "Khatun" Public Union for Assistance to Solution of Women's Social Problems

Address:         The 5-th microregion 22/136, apart. 36

                         Sumqayit

                         AZ5007

Phone:            (018) 6443441                                            Fax:  (018) 6443441

E-mail:            khatun_az@yahoo.com                                

Contact:         Memmedli Rahile

 

Main focus:    The main activity is lecturing and counseling in the fields of health, social policy and all other areas that involve women.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women, early marriages. Tolerance.

                       


Name:           Lonely Women Society

Address:        U. Hajibeyov str. 69

                        Khachmaz

Phone:           (172) 32115, 33827

Contact:       Gadirova Rafiga

                      

Main focus: Addressing gender issues.

Activity:        Conducting workshop on gender issues. ISAR.

Keywords: Gender. Women.

 


Name:            Modern Society and Women's Rights

Address:         Yeni Guneshli, AB massive 137, apart. 27

                         Baku

                         AZ1033

Phone:            (99412) 4773801                                               

E-mail:            xanim555@rambler.ru                                  

Contact:         Ahmedzadeh Khanim

                        

Main focus:    Bring deeper attention to the issue of women's rights and situation of women in the country and enhance the public discourse and understanding.

Keywords:   Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.

 


Name:            National Confederation of Azerbaijan Women

Year of est.: 2005

Address:         Mirgasimov str. 1

                         Baku

                         AZ1022

Phone:            (99412) 5961456                                        Fax:  (99412) 5964979

E-mail:            mibrahimli@yahoo.com                               

Contact:         Aliyeva Mehriban, Hasanova Malahat

                        

Main focus:    Activization of women's participation in socially - economic and political development of Azerbaijan, protection and lobbing the women's human rights realizing policies non-discrimination. 

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women, early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.


 

Name:            "Noble Woman" Art Association

Year of est.: 1998

Address:         Azerbaijan av., Nakhchivan str. 16

                         Baku

                         AZ1108

Phone:            (99412) 5614844, 4690300                     Fax:  (99412) 5614844

E-mail:            noblewoman@mail.ru                                  

Contact:         Mammedova Arifa

 

Main focus:    NGO it is created with a view of support of women in a transition period and rendering of the advisory and technical help by him{it}. Providing support to disabled persons and members of families who lost their bread-winners through fine art, i.e. conducting exhibitions and sales of their art works, providing charitable and humanitarian assistance to them.

Activity:         Project of repair works at schools (Private donations). Project of repair works in kindergartens (With support of local organizations).

Keywords:   The status of the woman in a society. Development of national traditions. National crafts. Preservation of female health. The woman in art. Children's creativity. Women and ecology. Refugees and immigrants. The Karabakh conflict. Female activity.


 

Name:            Public Association «Democratic Reformatory Youth»

Address:         Koroglu ave. 37

                         Baku

Phone:            (99455) 7383936                                               

E-mail:            digb-dht@mail.ru                                           

Contact:         Huseynova Vusala

                        

Main focus:    Increase of a role of youth in democratic transformations and protection of independence.

 

Name:            Public Association of Women - Democrats

Year of est.: 2002

Address:         N. Narimanov av. 64

                         Baku

                         AZ1141

Phone:            (99412) 4970327,  (99455) 7755355            

E-mail:            tagizadeN@mail.ru

Contact:         Tagizade Nurina

                        

Main focus:    The organization was created by the women teachers of the Baku University for increasing women's electoral activity under supporting OSI foundation.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women, early marriages. Resource Center.

            


             

Name:            Public Union  «Center of Women's Initiatives»

Address:         M.Seyidov str. 3, apart. 26

                         Baku

                         Z1083

Phone:            (99412) 5146091, 4461605,                    Fax:  (99412) 5141746

                         (99455) 2572247

E-mail:            qtmerkezi@box.az                                          

Contact:         Ismayilzadeh Esmira

                        

Main focus:    Raise awareness on the principles of gender equality and non-discrimination among public and strengthen the pressure on adopting necessary measures through public events and campaigns.


 

Name:            Public Union Protection of the Rights of Homeless Children, Lonely Women and Old Men

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         Sabail dist., 3, Y.Ibrahim str. 3, apart. 21

                         Baku

                         AZ1001

Phone:            (99412) 4971668, (99450) 3854215      Fax:  (99412) 4971668

E-mail:            dunyavaxabova@hotmail.ru                     

Contact:         Vahabova Dunyahanim

                        

Main focus:    Addressing problems of lonely women, elderly and abandoned children, defending their rights. Support of lonely women, aged and children. Protection of their rights. Support of socially vulnerable members of the Azerbaijan society.

Activity:         Conducting conference "Lonely women and their problems" (2001, self financing).

Keywords:   Homeless Children. Lonely Women. Old Men.

                        


 

Name:            Public Youth Association «Belief in Future»

Address:         Uzeyir Hajibeyov, 1/20

                         Barda

                         Z0900

Phone:            (0110) 56813, (99455) 7965679                    

E-mail:            gigt_barda@yahoo.com                                

Contact:         Mashayeva Gunay

                        

Main focus:    To develop the strategic for affirmation and implementation a rights of young women and girls. To increase attention to equality and protection of the positions of youth in a society.


 

Name:            Public Union of Women "Gaygi"

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         H. Aliyev str. 2,  apart. 22

                         Sheki

                         AZ5500

Phone:            (177) 42349                                                 Fax:  (177) 43090

E-mail:            qaygisheki@rambler.ru                                

Contact:         Jabbarova Arzu

                        

Main focus:    Lowering level of unemployment among women, improving women's health conditions, providing assistance to parents to decrease number of sick children. Support the women's rights. Conduct the trainings for women's entrepreneur. Support the lonely women. Support the victim of violence. Support the victim of traffic. Support women's crafts. Support national crafts for women.

Activity:         Improving level of knowledge and skills of women. 2001. ISAR.

Keywords:   Women's rights. Lonely women. Crafts.


 

Name:            Research Center of Women's Problems

Address:         Sharifzade str. 40, apart. 39

                         Baku

                         AZ1100

Phone:            (99412) 4324933                                        Fax:  (99412) 4324933

E-mail:            qtmqht@gmail.com, sevilallahverdiyeva@gmail.com           

Contact:         Allahverdiyeva Sevil

                        

Main focus:    To develop the strategic for affirmation and implementation of women's rights, to increase attention to equality and protection of the  women's positions in a society.

Keywords:   Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.


 

Name:            "Social Assistance to Women - War Veterans" Public Union

Address:         Khatai district, R. Quliyev str. 2

                         Baku

                         AZ1123

Phone:            (99412) 4309741 (h.), 4712347(w.)      Fax:  (99412) 4737282

Contact:         Abbas Rada

 

Main focus:    Technical and advisory support of women veterans, charity, the a assistance  to women  and  children -  victims of violence, development of peacebuilding.


 

Name:          Social Union for Civil Rights "Clean World"

Year of est.: 1998

Address:        Icheri Sheher, Mammadyarov str. 18, apart. 5

                        Baku

                        AZ1010

Phone:           (99412) 4971058, (99450) 3143515       Fax:  (99412) 4971058

E-mail:          meri@azinet.com                                              

Contact:       Zeynalova Mehriban, Saleh Vafa

                      

Main focus: Prevention of all kinds of violence against women, protection of the rights of women.  Carrying out of researches and educational works.    

Activity:         Stop trafficking against women! 2003. Importance of public opinion in trafficking prevention. Protection of public interest  by the assistance of  mass-media and NGOs network. 2003-2004. "Azerbaijan - part of European Development" 2004.  Research of  trafficking and opportunities of its prevention in Azerbaijan. 2004. Stop trafficking. 2005. The training for trainers "Stop trafficking". 2005. Monitoring of the  problem violence  against  women in mass-media. 2005-2006. Civil education seminar. 2006. National forum  «The role of public support for  the decision of  trafficking problems". 2007.

Keywords:  Trafficking. Women. Sexual violence.


Name:            Society "Mother's Care"

Year of est.: 1999

Address:         A. Alekperov str. 565

                         Baku

                         AZ1011

Phone:            (99412) 4385152                                               

E-mail:            dilaraordjeva@mail.ru                                 

Contact:         Orudjeva Dilara

                        

Main focus:    Society was created by a women - doctors for assistance to lonely mothers,  children form shehids' families and a participants of the Karabakh war.


 

Name:            Society for Protection Women's Rights named after D. Aliyeva

Year of est.: 1993

Address:         2-nd Mirza Mansurov str. 4/6

                         Baku

                         AZ1004

Phone:            (99412) 4972108, (99450) 3346150      Fax:  (99412) 4972108

E-mail:            n_jafarova@azeri.com                                  

Contact:         Jafarova Novella

                        

Main focus:    Defending the social and civil rights of the women of Azerbaijan, creation of conditions for their active participation in social life, connected with educational and humanitarian programs. Protection  the political, economic, social rights of women. Support women's development. Support women's business. Preventive violence against women. Protection socially vulnerable women. Research female problems. Protection widows. Karabakh war. Support of old women. Development of national minorities.

Activity:         Creation of a public human rights library (ISAR). Conducting lectures on women rights in regions (USIS). Educational work among women be relative elections. 1998. OSI-AF. Seminars on election for refugees and IDPs (OXFAM). "Women and Election" training in Ganja (OSI).  The Great Britain Embassy. The trade in women in Azerbaijan.  1999. Embassy  USA. Preventive  AIDS. 2000. UNDP. Legal aid to deprived women. 1999.  Institute Democracies  East Europe. Educational work among women and their maintenance activity in parliamentary elections. 2000. NDI.   Amplification  of activity among women of Nakhichevan and formation of women - leaders. 2001. Embassy USA. The  elimination  violence against women, protection women's rights. Amplification women's activity  in   civil society. 2002.

Keywords:   Activity. Elections. Violence. Rights.


 

Name:            Society of Muslim Women "Fatmai Zoxra"

Year of est.: 1998

Address:         Ozan str., "Mirza-Kerim" mosque

                         Ganja

                         AZ4700

Phone:            (94422) 443055                                                 

Contact:         Isayeva Zemfira

                        

Main focus:    The society is created by members of Society "Irshad" for protection of the rights of women professing an islam.

Keywords:   Protection of the religious rights of women. Women and an islam. A legal aid to women. Islamic charity ("Decline").


 

 

Name:            Society of Women's and Children's Provision

Year of est.: 2005

Address:         Dj. Mamedguluzade str. 56, apart. 9

                         Baku

                         AZ1065

Phone:            (99412) 4948654, (99450) 3228992      Fax:  (99412) 4938132, 4981940

E-mail:            dveliyeva@hotmail.com                               

Contact:         Veliyeva Dilyara

                        

Main focus:    Assistance to development of the address humanitarian help and social support of             children and women.

Keywords:   Ensuring equal opportunity for participation of women in political and public life.


 

Name:            Solidarity Among Women

Address:         R. Behbudov str. 3

                         Baku

                         AZ1000

Phone:            (99412) 4933462                                        Fax:  (99412) 4933462

E-mail:            ruhen@rambler.ru, ruhen40@gmail.com    

Contact:         Huseynova Ruhangiz

                        

Main focus:    Strengthening of female solidarity for achievement of the best positions in a society.

Keywords:         Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women, early marriages.

  


                      

Name:          "Sona" Meskhetian Turks Women and Children Organization

Year of est.: 1999

Address:        E. Suleymanov str. 86b, apart. 8

                        Baku

                        AZ1060

Phone:           (99412) 4214210                                         Fax:  (99412) 4666782

E-mail:          sona@artel.net.az                                             

Contact:       Mammedova Telli, Shirinova Tunzala

                      

Main focus: Protection of the rights of akhaltzik-turk women and children, psycho-social assistance, addressing health and educational issues. Family planning. Income generation activity. Support of friendship between the Azerbaijan and Turkish women. Support of female initiatives. Protection of the female rights. Development of women. Care of socially vulnerable women. Development of women's art.

Activity:        Human rights, rights of women and gender problems. 2000. NKOR. Gender problems, human rights.  2001. Mamacash. Elimination of poverty (UNDP). Volunteers project. (UNHCR). Women's rights, human rights. 2003. At own expensive.

Keywords:  Women's rights.


Name:            "Sulh" Humanitarian Organization

Address:         Memmedzadeh str.11, apart. 8

                         Baku

                         AZ1033

Phone:            (99412) 4908852, 4185411,                    Fax:  (99412) 4908852, 4185411

                         4181788

E-mail:            sulhht@azerin.com                                        

Contact:         Aghalarova Dilshad

 

Main focus:    Peacebuilding and a civil society.

Activity:         Women's  education computer, accounts department, sewing. 1999-2000. Council of Azerbaijan refugees in Denmark. Women's  education: computer,  English ecology, psychology, constitutional law. 2000. OSI-AF. Planning family. 2001. ISAR.

Keywords:   Women's education. Planning family. Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center.


 

Name:            "Tekamul" Assosiation

Year of est.: 1999

Address:         83/23, A. Alekperov str., ("Azercontract" building)

                         Baku

                         AZ1072

Phone:            (99412) 4329114, (99450) 3145965                   

E-mail:          narminaguseinova@mail.ru

Contact:         Huseynova Narmina

 

Main focus:    Rights of women. Legal protection.

Activity:         Rehabilitation of women of prisoners. 2003. Embassy of the Great Britain.

Keywords:   Human rights. Rights of women. Rehabilitation of women.


 

Name:            "Tomris" Mother and Children Society

Year of est.: 1996

Address:         Shah Ismayil Khatai str. 375

                         Ganja

                         AZ4700

Phone:            (99422) 562720                                          Fax:  (99422) 562720

E-mail:            nushabmamedova@mail.ru, womansocietytomris@yahoo.com      

Contact:         Mammedova Nushabe, Yusifzade Kenul

 

Main focus:    Women's rights, gender, social protection, application of democratic traditions. NGO it is created by teachers of schools for development of women and complex education of children.

Activity:         Establishment of a Journalist Association (EF). Relation of a library of musical literature of Ganja (OSI). Training-workshop on democratic elections (NDI). Creation of a Gender Center in Ganja. (CARE). Education of refugees (ARD).

Keywords:   The help to refugees. The help to the compelled immigrants. Education of women and children. Municipal management of women.


 

Name:            "Umid" Society of Azerbaijan Mothers

Year of est.: 1990

Address:         E. Gasimzade str. 22a, apart. 7

                         Baku

                         AZ1015

Phone:            (99412) 4392997                                        Fax:  (99412) 4392997

E-mail:            hope@azeurotel.com                                      

Contact:         Ahmedova Susan, Guliyeva Tamilla

 

Main focus:    Providing assistance to children who have suffered from war, Supplying humanitarian aid to refugees and poor people. Protecting children's rights.

Activity:         Producing the journal "Yuva" for refugee children (DRC). Helping displaced Meshetian Turks and refugees from Armenia and Karabakh.

Keywords:   The help to orphans. Ecological education of children. Social support. Social protection of women. Female training.


 

Name:            Union of Intelligent Women of Azerbaijan

Year of est.: 1998

Address:         Shihlinski str. 59, apart. 191

                         Baku

                         AZ1000

Phone:            (99412) 4668806, (99450) 3190889      Fax:  (99412) 4668806

E-mail:            sevdamemmedli@mail.ru                            

Contact:         Mammedli Sevda

                        

Main focus:    The union was created by scientists with a view of protection the intellectual and human rights of women - scientists.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks.


 

Name:            Union of Women - Economists of Azerbaijan

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         Istiglaliyyat str. 44, apart. 25

                         Baku

                         AZ1001

Phone:            (99412) 4541196                                        Fax:  (99412) 4922962

E-mail:            nadjiba@hotmail.com                                   

Contact:         Gahramanova Nadjiba

                        

Main focus:    Study of women entrepreneurs needs in technical assistance and consulting promotion of woman's entrepreneurship.


 

Name:          Union of Women's Initiatives and Assistance for Solution of Social Problems

Address:        S.Vurgun str. 104, mehelle #2

                        Sumqayit

                        AZ5000

Phone:           (018) 6440983, 6452495                           Fax:  (018) 6440912

E-mail:          azwomen@mail.ru                                          

Contact:       Mustafayeva Zenfira

                      

Main focus: Development and implementation of  initiatives for social justice.

Activity:         The project devoted to a gender problem in the city of Sumgayit. 2007.

Keywords:  Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination. Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/ early marriages. Resource Center.


 

Name:            Woman's Consulting and Prophylaxis Center

Address:         Narimanov str. 57/24, apart. 119

                         Baku

                         AZ1006

Phone:            (99412) 4927487, 4390480, (99450) 3211250

E-mail:            aaskerova@iatp.baku.az

Contact:         Askerova Farida

                        

Main focus:    Promoting Azerbaijani women studies; research in the field of women problems and assistance to the women in need. Education of women about their rights. Consultations for victims of violence. Struggle against traffic.

Activity:         "Traffic" seminars for NGO and mass media. 2000. ISAR. Management of lobbying. 2001. ISAR. "My Motherland, my memory". Creating books about the Motherland by refugee children (ISAR). Seminar on the problem of human trafficking (ISAR). My native land - I like and I remember. 2002. ISAR. Women and religion. Seminars at own expense. 2002.

Keywords:   Traffic. Violence. Reproduction.


 

Name:            Woman's Life

Address:         Fatalikhan str. 75, apart. 10

                         Guba

Phone:            (169) 53546                                                        

Contact:         Muslimov Eynulla, Mikayilova Irada

                        

Main focus:    Assisting in solving problems of women and children; protecting their rights.

Activity:         Education of refugees. Helping single women find job.

Keywords:   The help to orphans. Ecological education of children. Social support. Social protection of women. Female training.


 

Name:            "Women and Art" Social Charitable Center

Year of est.: 1999

Address:         H. Javid str. 27, Post office, box #7

                         Shemakha

                         AZ1532

Phone:            (176) 55226, (99450) 3322618                      

E-mail:            womenmw@yahoo.com, sh_sudaba@hotmail.com

Contact:         Shiraliyeva Sudaba

 

Main focus:    Providing practical assistance to artists, protecting women rights, studying women problems, carrying out courses.

Activity:         Conducting lectures about volunteer work in Shamakha region for 60 women (ISAR). 2002. Peacebulding  for women (MIAD). 2006.

Keywords:         Children street. Legal aid. Volunteers.


 

Name:            "Women and Democracy" Public Union

Address:         Izmir str. 5A, apart. 13

                         Baku

                         AZ1065

Phone:            (99412) 4397513                                               

E-mail:            amehriban@mail.ru                                       

Contact:         Abdullayeva Mehriban

 

Main focus:    Support of human rights. To develop the  strategic  for affirmation and implementation of women's rights,  to increase attention to  equality and protection of the  women's positions in a society.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere.


 

Name:            Women and Modern World

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         A.Alekperov str. 14b

                         Baku

                         AZ1073

Phone:            (99412) 4398326, (99450) 3322618      Fax:  (99412) 4398326

E-mail:            womenmw@yahoo.com                               

Contact:         Shiraliyeva Sudaba

 

Main focus:    Addressing women's issues, defending women's rights, encouraging family planning and reproductive health; conflict resolution; youth, teenagers and street children, humanitarian assistance; migration issues.

Activity:         Conducting trainings for women on elimination of poverty (self financing). Organizing festivities for children on occasion of Gurban Bayrami in children's home #7 (self financing). Support of children - orphans - the Ministry on affairs of youth.

Keywords:   National crafts. Shemakha. Female creativity.


 

Name:            Women and Progress

Address:         Sharifzadeh str. 1

                         Baku

                         AZ1138

Phone:            (99412) 4975031 (141)                             Fax:  (99412) 4975029

E-mail:            mir_jenshini@box.az, abbasova_lg@yahoo.com     

Contact:         Abbasova Lala

                        

Main focus:    nsure accountability of national actors in the area of women's rights and gender equality - secure equal opportunities to access sources.

Keywords:   Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women early marriages.


 

Name:            Women for Social Justice

Address:         Hanifa village, Aliyev str. 5 

                         Balakani

Phone:            (99455) 6848972                                               

E-mail:            anamexti@mail.ru

Contact:         Mehtiyeva Ana

 

Main focus:    Basic goal of organization is protection of women's human rights and direct of women and children victims of violence. Also goal is women's empowerment for active participation in public, social and political life.


 

Name:            Women-Historians

Year of est.: 2000

Address:         U. Hacibeyov str. 37/43, apart. 49

                         Baku

                         AZ1010

Phone:            (99412) 4936645                                        Fax:  (99412) 4936645

E-mail:            gasunirada@mail.ru, azertat@land.ru    

Contact:         Kasumova Irada

                        

Main focus:    The union was created by teachers of a history of the Azerbaijan high schools  for studying the women's issue of the national history.


 

Name:            Women in Civil Society

Year of est.: 2004

Address:         Oguz str. 31

                         Ganja

                         AZ2000

Phone:            (99422) 563272, 567605, (99450) 5994901                    

E-mail:            g_gender@box.az

Contact:         Hasanova Gulnara

                        

Main focus:    To develop the strategic for affirmation and implementation of women's rights, to increase attention to equality and protection of the  women's positions in a society.


 

Name:            Women in the Oil Industry of Azerbaijan

Year of est.: 1995

Address:         A. Isgenderov str. 1, apart. 1

                         Baku

                         AZ1004

Phone:            (99412) 4925534, (99450) 3576158                Fax:          (99412) 5678248

E-mail:            chigadin@mail.ru                                           

Contact:         Hajiyeva Solmaz

                        

Main focus:       Protecting the rights of women oil workers and their families. Solving their social-economic problems. Promoting women's reproductive health rights. Support women, working in a petroleum industry. Support of female business. Care of children-orphans. Development peacemaking.

Activity:         Woman and oil. (The World Fund of Women).  Support of children - refugees.  1998-2000.  NOC. Dialogue with the Georgian women. 2002-2003.  ANOC.

Keywords:   Peacemaking. Business. Oil. Refugees.


 

Name:            Women Initiative Group

Address:         Hidayetzade 53 A, apart. 22

                         Baku

                         AZ1154

Phone:            (99412) 5141315                                        Fax:  (99412) 5141315

E-mail:            womenini@hotmail.com                              

Contact:         Mehdiyeva Rahile

                        

Main focus:    To develop the strategic for affirmation and implementation of women's rights. To increase attention to equality and protection of the women's positions in a society.

Keywords:         Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women, early marriages.


 

Name:            "Women-Leaders" Public Union

Year of est.: 2000

Address:         Mirgasimov str. 1

                         Baku

                         AZ1022

Phone:            (99412) 5961456                                        Fax:  (99412) 5964979

E-mail:            mibrahimli@yahoo.com                               

Contact:         Hasanova Malahat

 

Main focus:    Advocate for activity participation and better position of women in the society through proving psychosocial, educational and counseling support to women.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.


 

Name:          Women Problems' Research Union  (Woman's Institute)

Year of est.: 2000

Address:        Istiglaliyyat str. 43, apart. 16

                        Baku

                        AZ1001

Phone:           (99412) 4977842, 4970757                       Fax:  (99412) 4977842, 4970757

E-mail:          woman.institute@azeurotel.com               

Contact:       Abdulvahabova Sajida

                      

Main focus: Researching women's problems. Carrying out conflict resolution activities; increasing political knowledge among women. Protection of the rights of women. Propagation of political knowledge. The general civil education of women. Involving of women in peace-making process. Participation in development of the third sector in Azerbaijan.

Activity:         Institute of the woman educational trainings, carrying out of regional round tables " Equal rights and equal opportunities in decision-making process". Women leadership and political knowledge (OSI, US Embassy, UK Embassy). Women for the sake of just elections (UK Embassy).

Keywords:  Political activity of women. The resolution of conflicts. Culture of the world. The gender in Azerbaijan. Local self-management.


 

Name:          Women Problems' Research Union  (Woman's Institute), (Branch)

Year of est.: 2000

Address:        Ataturk str. 63

                        Ganja

Phone:           (99422) 546156                                           Fax:  (99422) 546156

Contact:       Veliyev Aslan

                      

Main focus: Promotion of cultural unity of Azerbaijani of all world, support of communications with the Azerbaijan diaspora.

Activity:         Women leadership and political knowledge (OSI, US Embassy, UK Embassy). Women for the sake of iust elections (UK Embassy). The Internet conference "Diaspora and a lobby". 2002. The Internet conference devoted to a genocide of Azerbaijani. 2002.

Keywords:  Political activity of women. The resolution of conflicts. Culture of the world. The gender in Azerbaijan. Local self-management. Decision-making.


 

Name:            Women Refugees Against War and Violence

Year of est.: 2001

Address:         Sarayev str. 7, apart. 105

                         Baku

                         AZ1149

Phone:            (99412) 4752127                                        Fax:  (99412) 4752127

E-mail:            rawav@box.az                                                 

Contact:         Hasanova Tarana

                        

Main focus:    Technical and advisory support of women refugees, charity, the a assistance   to women and children - victims of violence, development of peacebuilding.

Keywords: Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere.


 

Name:            Women's Alliance for Civil Society

Address:         Bul-Bul ave. 63/55

                         Baku

                         AZ1014

Phone:            (99412) 4956872, 4958913                                       

E-mail:          women.alliance@azeurotel.com

Contact:         Mehdi Dilara

                        

Main focus:    Raise awareness on the principles of gender equality and non-discrimination among public and strengthen the pressure on adopting necessary measures through public events and campaigns.

Keywords:   Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Preventing violence against women, early marriages.


 

Name:          Women's Association for Rational Development

Year of est.: 2002

Address:        N. Rafiyev 17 str., apart. 15

                        Baku

                        AZ1025

Phone:           (99412) 4084044, 4700878                       Fax:  (99412) 4084044, 4700878

E-mail:          ward@bakinter.net, shahla_ismailova@yahoo.com

Contact:       Ismayilova Shahla

                      

Main focus: Protection women's health. Support the development of women in Azerbaijan. Publishing the books of gender issues and reproduction health. Protection the reproduction health.

Activity:        Seminars " Female health ".  2001-2002.  At own expensive. Education on female health.  2003. Mamacash.

Keywords: Female. Health. Reproduction.


 

Name:            Women's Bar Association

Address:         Neftchilar ave. 97, apart. 23

                         Baku

                         AZ1000

Phone:            (99412) 4972078/79                                  Fax:  (99412) 4971396

E-mail:            Zeynab.Ahmad@aba-az.org                       

Contact:         Hasanova (Ahmad) Zeynab

                        

Main focus:       Expand education and research on gender, including analyses and policy papers and reports publication with special emphasis on gender equality legislation and state accountability in the area of enforcing and promoting the principles of equal treatment and elimination of discrimination based on gender.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere.


 

Name:            Women's Commission of Azerbaijan National Committee of Helsinki Citizens'

Address:         Istiglaliyyat str. 43, apart. 16

                         Baku

                         AZ1001

Phone:            (99412) 4977842, 4970757                     Fax:  (99412) 4977842, 4970757

E-mail:            Arzu.ismayl@gmail.com, sajida.gafar@gmail.com, assembly-baku@azeurotel.com

Contact:         Abdullayeva Arzu, Abdulvahabova Sajida

                        

Main focus:    Encouraging accordance with the Main tenets of the Helsinki agreements, including human rights, and the integrity and stability of the State and its borders.

Activity:         Magazine for refugee children (DRC). Building Human Rights School in Azerbaijan (OSI). 5th General Assembly (US Embassy, UK Embassy, OSI).

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.


 

Name:            Women's Healf  

Address:         Aliyev str. 5

                         Lenkaran

                         AZ4222

Phone:            (0171) 52803, 52842, (99450) 3220469      

E-mail:            qeniyevagulshen@box.az

Contact:         Ganiyeva Gulshan

                        

Main focus:    Social - legal protection of vulnerable groups, charity activity medical aid, program, home service. Aid for children with psychological disease.


 

Name:            Women's  Help to Pregnant Women and Infancy

Year of est.: 1998

Address:         Safarzade str. 2, apart. 15

                         Baku

                         AZ1012

Phone:            (99412) 4323935, 4386493                     Fax:  (99412) 4323935

E-mail:            alievmusejeb@mail.ru                                  

Contact:         Aliyev Museyib

                        

Main focus:    The organization is branch of the International Society "Mother care" renders the charitable help to pregnant women from among refugees and the compelled immigrants.

Keywords:   Reproductive health. Health of babies. Health of women.


 

Name:          Women's Krizis Center

Year of est.: 2001

Address:        Sh. Badalbeyli str. 38-2

                        Baku

                        AZ1014

Phone:           (99412) 4943376                                         Fax:  (99412) 4941458

E-mail:          wcc@online.az                                                   

Contact:       Azizova Matanat

                      

Main focus: Support of female health. Protection the reproductive rights of women.

Activity:         The reproduction rights and health of women - refugees. 2003.  Netherlands embassy. Seminars for employees of police on problems of domestic violence. 2006. Embassy the USA. Gender education by means of mass-media. 2006. The world bank.

Keywords:  Refugees. Reproduction. Violence.


 

Name:            Women's Monitoring Group

Address:         Zahid Khalilov str. 15, apart. 19

                         Baku

                         AZ1073

Phone:            (99412) 5101331                                               

E-mail:            mehribanvezir@gmail com

Contact:         Vezir Mehriban

                        

Main focus:    Monitoring of a state policy in the field of realization of the women's human rights, preparation of alternative reports by "CEDAW".

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.


 

Name:            Women's Medical and Rehabilitation Center

Address:         Mammedova str. 4710

                         Ganja

Phone:            (99422) 521637, (99450) 3109026        Fax:  (99422) 521637

E-mail:            cyl@azeronline.com                                       

Contact:         Alekperova Aynur

                        

Main focus:    Rendering of advisory and practical medical aid to women. Protection of reproductive health of women.


 

Name:            "Women's Protection" Public Union

Address:         Neapol str. 7, apart. 88

                         Baku

                         AZ1147

Phone:            (99412) 4760187                                               

E-mail:            jale.ismail@gmail.com                                  

Contact:         Ismayilova Jala

 

Main focus:    Bring deeper attention to the issue of women's rights and situation of women in the country and enhance the public discourse and understanding.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women, early marriages. Tolerance.


 

Name:            Women's Rights Monitoring Group, Azerbaijan (WRMG)

Year of est.: 1996

Address:         Main Post Office, AIHMM, POB 31

                         Baku

                         AZ1000

Phone:            (99412) 4977026                                        Fax:  (99412) 4977026

E-mail:            zaliha@mail.ru                                        Web:  http://www.demaz.org/

Contact:         Tahirova Zaliha, Zeynalov Eldar

                        

Main focus:    The WRMG had been established by the decision of the Human Rights Center of Azerbaijan (HRCA) for the monitoring of the situation of women's rights. 

Activity:         Publication the book "Women's rights". 1997. Publishing the newsletters "Women's Rights in Azerbaijan". 1997-2002. Monitoring of conditions in the women's and children's prisons. 1998. Establishing the Library on Women's Human Rights and Democratic Institutions. 1998. The first  "Shadow Report" by CEDAW. 1998. Publishing   special women bulletin on prostitution and trafficking in women. Publishing the special bulletin on sexual exploitation and violence against children. 2002. Realizing electronic mailing list "WomeNet" (2004 - till time). The second "Shadow Report" by CEDAW. 2006.

Keywords:   Women's rights. Monitoring. Freedom.


  

Name:            Women's Society "Citizen"

Year of est.: 2002

Address:         Veradi str. 63/4

                         Ganja

                         AZ2000

Phone:            (99422) 567486, 560460                          Fax:  (99422) 565458

E-mail:            dilbaraliyeva@yahoo.com                           

Contact:         Aliyeva Dilbar

                        

Main focus:    Support of female development. Protection of the rights of women. Protection of female health.

Keywords:   Gender questions. Education. Public health services. The woman - invalid and a society. Preventing violence against women.


 

Name:          Women's Union  of Ecological Journalists

Year of est.: 2001

Address:        Javid Avenue  87a,  apart. 740

                        Baku

                        AZ1002

Phone:           (99412) 4396072                                         Fax:  (99412) 4396072

Contact:       Bagvanova Gulnaz

                      

Main focus: Developed the education of the aria of ecology. Increase the role of women in the aria of ecology.

Activity:         The cycle of broadcasts "The Gender in Azerbaijan". 2003.  At own expensive.

Keywords:  Broadcast. Journalist. Ecology.


 

Name:            Women's View

Address:         S.Askerova str. 61

                         Baku

                         AZ1009

Phone:            (99412) 4944338                                               

E-mail:            azwoman@bakililar.az                                 

Contact:         Mammedova Vafa

                        

Main focus:    To develop the strategic for affirmation and implementation of women's rights, to increase attention to equality and protection of the women's positions in a society.

Keywords:   Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction.


 

Name:            Women's World

Address:         M. Mukhtarov str. 121

                         Baku

Phone:            (99412) 4947948                                               

E-mail:            ww_ngo@yahoo.com

Contact:         Niftaliyeva Kifayat

 

Main focus:    Support of women in development and protection of their rights in all spheres of a life of the Azerbaijan society.

Keywords:     Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women, early marriages.

 


               

Name:            "Young Leaders" Education, Training, Development Public Union

Address:         I. Gaibov str. 79a

                         Ganja

                         AZ2001

Phone:            (99450) 3109026                                        Fax:  (99422) 521637

E-mail:            cyl@azeronline.com                                       

Contact:         Alekperova Aynur

 

Main focus:    Assistance to an all-around development of young women and girls through system of trainings and the edition of training materials.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Resource Center. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.


Name:            Young Women Lawyers for Legal Reforms

Year of est.: 2006

Address:         Abay str. 7/9

                         Baku

                          AZ1022

Phone:            (99412) 4959053, (99450) 3345316                     

E-mail:            womenlawyers99@mail.ru

Contact:         Jamalzadeh Shafa, Mammedova Aida

                        

Main focus:    Expand education and research on gender, including analyses and policy papers and reports publication with special emphasis on gender equality legislation and state accountability in the area of enforcing and promoting the principles of equal treatment and elimination of discrimination based on gender.

Keywords:   Building national mechanisms for the advancement of women. Ensuring non-discriminatory legal and policy frameworks. Raising awareness about reproductive health. Preventing violence against women/early marriages. Promoting equal opportunity for women in the economic sphere. Ensuring women participation in conflict prevention, crisis management and post conflict reconstruction. Supporting the fight against trafficking in human beings. Tolerance and Non-Discrimination.


Name:          Young Women's Center "Shams"

Year of est.: 2001

Address:        S.Vurgun Avenue 22, apart. 26

                        Mingechevir

                        AZ4500

Phone:           (147) 47405, (99455) 7712788                 Fax:  (147) 47405

E-mail:          shams_tarana@rambler.ru                          

Contact:       Seidova Tarana

                      

Main focus:       Participating in development of local self-governance. Preparing ground for formation of women NGOs. Conducting legal, ecological and general education of youth; protecting of youth rights. Support the young women and girls. Develop gender balance in azerbaijan society. Increase the women's participation in local community. Support the young women's initiatives in peacemaking  on South Caucauses.

Activity:         Conducting research among women IDPs and women from low-income families to find out focus of their interest (self financing). "Development of the Civil Society in Azerbaijan". 2002-2003. OXFAM. I stage of the project "Monitoring  the State program towards  the elimination poverty in Azerbaijan and economic development".  2003. OXFAM. Women in processes of social development. II stage of the project "Monitoring the State program towards  the elimination poverty in Azerbaijan and economic development". 2004. OXFAM.  Women in communities participation in the project of the Regional Humanitarian Organization  "ARAN ISLANDS". 2005. Gender school for young leaders. CE. 2005 .Youth and gender equality. CE. 2006. Rights of men. CE. 2007.

Keywords:   Community. Violence.  Poverty. Gender. Girls.

 

VIRTUAL MUSEIM

AGIC promotes creating the history of civil society and those initiations by studying womans public activity in the end of XIX - the beginning of XX centuries. The collection of the visual evidences and oral reminiscences allows not only to recalled the events, become utterly absorbed in the atmosphere that reigned at that time but also to comprehend, understand how and what efforts were demanded for establishing of Caucasus womens rights. The information collected here will serve also as a supporting material for teachers, historians and researchers working in the sphere of womans and gender problems. They will get an opportunity of using these unique documents as historical references, visual and oral evidences.




EUROPEAN WOMENS THESAURUS

The European Womens Thesaurus is the tool for definition and search of the "female" information in databanks, the Internet and the collection of womens libraries, the documentary centers and archives. The European Womens Thesaurus contains 2087 European terms.

In the Azerbaijan version of the Thesaurus are brought 589 terms reflecting sociopolitical realities of the Azerbaijan society, national and Islamic culture.




GENDER DIRECTORY

is the data-base of all the national actors involved in women's and gender issues work. The data base supposes to include the gender focal points: State agencies, National parliament, Business sector, Mass media outlets, International organizations, functioning in Azerbaijan, Funding institutions, functioning in Azerbaijan,Diplomatic corps, functioning in Azerbaijan, the individual actors (individual feminists, writers and poets, artists, scientific womens rights lawyers). Attention! The directory is connected by links to databases of womens NGOs (both registered and non-registered), NGOs carrying out gender projects, researchers and teachers.




AZERBAIJAN STATE COMMITTEE ON FAMILY, WOMAN AND CHILD PROBLEMS

In Azerbaijan by initiative of the President Ilham Aliev in accordance with Presidential Decree dated by 6 of February 2006 State Committee on Family, Women and Children issues has been established. Chairwoman of the Committee is Mrs. Khidjran Guseynova. She is the professor of the Baku State University and the first woman- the doctor of political sciences in Azerbaijan




THE NATIONAL DOCUMENTS

The section presents the international documents on achievement of equality between men and women and protection of human rights for women.




THE INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTS

The section presents the international documents on achievement of equality between men and women and protection of human rights for women.




DATABASE OF WOMEN'S NGO

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DATABASE OF NGOS, CARRYING OUT GENDER PROJECTS

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