Asociación para el Desarrollo Integral Unima'l Ranim'a Ixo'q (Grandeza Corazón de Mujer) (ADIURI)

 


Country

Guatemala

Organization

Asociación para el Desarrollo Integral Unima'l Ranim'a Ixo'q (Grandeza Corazón de Mujer) (ADIURI)

ADIURI was founded in Guatemala in 2000 to respond to the many challenges facing Guatemala’s indigenous women, including discrimination, sexual and gender-based violence, poverty, illiteracy, lack of access to healthcare and language barriers. ADIURI seeks to empower women through leadership trainings, workshops on socioeconomic rights, preventing and responding to violence, and training women to use media to raise awareness about women’s rights.

Project

Strengthening Indigenous Women's Civic and Political Participation

Purpose: To defend indigenous women's freedom from discrimination, violence, poverty and illiteracy by providing education on economic alternatives and by conducting media awareness-raising campaigns to prevent violence against women.

Project Grant Amount $20,000
Total Grants Received $55,000
Years Supported 3
Theme Civil and Political Rights
Population Served Indigenous peoples, Women