Citizens’ Commission for Human Development with the support of Aurat Foundation and USAID has taken an initiative under Gender Equity Program of USAID for “Strengthening District Bar Associations and Setting up Facilitation Kiosks in Courts” to facilitate poor litigants especially women to get justice and to get information about available redressal mechanisms in the district. The project aims to equip the DBAs with the knowledge on;
Gender concepts, sensitivity, legal approaches to equality.
Pro women, family and minority laws including Qisas & Diyat.
International legal instruments and obligations related to women’s rights.
Strengthening and Gender Sensitization of District Bar Associations.
Setting up of facilitation Kiosks in courts.
During the reporting period the undertaking tasks completed;
Project launching Ceremony and signing of MoU
Need assessment and up gradation of District bar Associations
Comparative Trend Analysis
02 Quarterly Meetings with District Bar Associations
Formation of District Women Support Group
Establishment of Resource Centre
Participation in training of Trainers
Participation in Refresher
Establishment of facilitation Kiosks
Recruitment of facilitation kiosks staff
05 Days training of facilitation kiosks staff
10 One day replication trainings of District Bar Associations
Participation in Quarterly Coordination Meeting
Preparation of Case Laws
Awareness raising through IEC Material