Common Sense Self-Defense with SheFighter Armenia
Women Resource Center Armenia, in collaboration with SheFighter Armenia, represents a workshop on self-defense within Women's Rights Month.
This presentation is an invitation for women and girls to learn the basics of self-defense training. In this session we will review some of the tactics used by perpetrators as well as some verbal and physical responses to threatening situations.
The working languages are English and Armenian.
The workshop is only for women.
The entrance is free:
For more info: 094 56 56 26
International Women's Day 2015. Public Action in Yerevan
This year for International Women's day, many organisations, initiatives and individuals joined Feminist Platform Initiative on March 8th to celebrate. The sun was shining and the day was filled with a positive vibe and high energy. From Yeritasardakan to Northern Avenue, we planned a march that involved powerful messages, musicians and everyone that took part made extremely enthusiastic contributions.
The main messages for the day had been printed on colourful t-shirts and were worn during the march and also chanted whilst we walked through the streets of Yerevan. "Our opportunities are unlimited", " no to patriarchy", "no to borders" and "My presence is the way I want it to be" were the significant messages we wanted to portray throughout the day.
When we all finally reached Northern Avenue after the fun musical march, it was then time for our Music fest that had been organised by local musicians and volunteers from the centre.
March 8 demonstration and Music fest.
Dear all, we invite You to Join us for March 8 Demonstration and to be a part of Music Fest, which is going to take place afterwards. The events are organized by Feminist Platform initiative.
We meet on March 8 at 2 p.m. at the monument named after Av. Isahakyan (near metro Yeritasardakan) to start the demonstration.
We will continue celebration at 5 Northern Ave. since 3 p.m. within Music Fest.
Feminists have more fun! Join us !