Congress of Women Association

Where
Poland
When
2016
Key objectives of the measure:

Research of the Central Statistical Office shows that women are more active than men in terms of cultural participation. There are numerous organisations supporting women. Among them, by far the most recognisable is the Congress of Women Association. Their main objectives are to:

1) contribute to the equal treatment of men and women,

2) make efforts to increase the activity of women and their participation in political and public life,

3) assist in gaining knowledge and skills to enable women to actively participate in social, political and public life,

4) perform actions aimed at improving the situation of women.

 

One of the main activities and demands of the Congress of Women is the promotion of culture created by women.

Scope of the measure:
National
Nature of the measure:
institutional
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain
Cultural Value Chain
Creation
Production
Distribution
Participation