Local initiatives in the frame of "Addressing Women's Issues in the Regions” are launched.
The second phase of the "Women's issues in the regions" program is now launched. The phase is focused on the implementation of local initiatives, selected from proposals submitted by the participants of training sessions (the so-called “autumn schools”) in Lory, Shirak and Vanadzor regions of Armenia.
Very urgent and important issues are raised in the scope of each of the initiatives.
Thus, Hripsime Petrosyan from Shirak region is working on the implementation of the initiative "Talking about sexuality: Meeting with teenage girls".
Tereza Martirosyan from Lory region is managing “Women against cancer” initiative which is aimed at raising awareness about breast cancer, its causes and the means of prevention among socially disadvantaged women from the respective region.
Women's voice radio online live 24 hr broadcast
Тhe Women's Voice Radio provides online broadcasting of different events around the WRCA as well as in the field of women's issues. The radio works within the program microwave.fm of Sourcefabric company. "Following the steps of Armenian woman" is one of the first programs of the radio , that enlighten the past stories of armenian women. "Litterature corner" is one of the program that gives opportunity to young writers to present their creations . The radio gives opportunity also to the volunteers to share their experiences and their song playlists .
Sexual and Reproductive health and right Program: trainings 2016
WRCA is restarting "My body , my right" Program- trainings for young Women. The subjects are "sexuality" and "sexual health" . Each training consist of 8 meetings , the group of participants is closed , interested women can apply for the upcoming trainings.
Wrca is also organising trainibgs for pregnant women. There will be 6 trainings about the diffrent stages of pregnancy , nutrition , physical exercises , giving birth , postpregnancy problems and breastfeeding.