VW Pathways (10)

This pathway contributes to change by:

Promoting vulnerable women's access to appropriate financial services, building their skills in enterprise development, and linking women entrepreneurs to functioning markets and value-chains, allowing them to increase their own and their household's cash income.

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Promoting availability, accessibility and utilization of the health services that vulnerable women need. In this, we will focus specifically on services for sexual, reproductive and maternal health, family planning services and services for women who experienced GBV.

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Promoting vulnerable women's access to land, natural resources and food, improved food production methods and better food utilization techniques. This will lead to improved food security (including nutritional status and gender equitable food consumption).

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Promoting integrated water resource management to ensure equitable access, as well as safe sanitation and hygiene practices for vulnerable women.

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Enabling women to exercise their rights, including their awareness and their access to information, actors and services that allow them to do so.

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Pro-actively engaging men and boys in promoting and supporting women's rights.

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Promoting civic participation and leadership by vulnerable women by creating spaces for dialogue and facilitating engagement with power holders and decision-makers.

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Strengthening the awareness, capacities, and relations that support communities and duty-bearers to challenge norms and take up responsibilities in the prevention of and response to GBV and to be accountable towards vulnerable women.

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Advocating for appropriate laws and policies that are gender-sensitive and responsive to the needs of vulnerable women, and their effective implementation.

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Promoting grassroots activism that will advocate for policy and law implementation and increased accountability among law enforcers. This will result in strengthened community-level protection and representation mechanisms for VW.