Sara Al Makusi

Cultural mediator with arabic – RRC “Vrazhdebna”

Refugee Women and Gender Based Violence

Within the framework of the “Future is a Woman” project, funded by UNHCR – Bulgaria, we had the opportunity to conduct a survey among the refugee community, regarding gender-based violence. Despite widespread public attention, this topic is still a real challenge, and data on actual cases of domestic or sexual violence are extremely difficult to […]

“Development a programme of activities to support refugee and migrant children”

Funding organization: UNICEF Bulgaria Duration: 01/01/2023 – 31/03/2024Beneficiaries: Refugee children, adolescents, women and families in Bulgaria.Overall objective: Provide fast and easily accessible protection services to Ukrainian and other refugees in Bulgaria. As an temporary arrangement, UNICEF and UNHCR have established „Blue Dots“ which are safe spaces, child and family protection and support hubs in key […]

“Led by Her”

Funding organization: UNHCR BulgariaDuration: 01/10/2022 – 31/12/2022Beneficiaries: Refugees, asylum seekers and beneficiaries of temporary protection, women between 18 and 60 years old.Overall objective: In the same way that CRWB was founded almost 20 years ago thanks to 9 refugee women and the support of partnering organizations, the Led by Her project of CRWB pursues today […]

“Future is a Woman”

Funding organization: UNHCR Bulgaria Duration: 01/10/2022 – 31/12/2022 Beneficiaries: Refugees, asylum seekers and beneficiaries of temporary protection, women victims of or at-risk of gender-based violence Overall objective: Gender-based violence is still a particularly underrated issue, especially among the refugee communities. The image of women is still stereotyped, which doesn’t allow society to open a dialogue […]

“Empathy with Refugee Women” Campaign

On the eve of International Women’s Day, let’s support 100 women and girls who have left their home lands! Send a donation for a refugee woman to us. We will make sure she receives her gift during the “women’s” month of March. We are located in Sofia, 37 Iskar Street. For deliveries by courier – […]