Football for Equality!

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 Mar 06, 2020

A football tournament to mark the occasion of the International Women Day and its slogan “I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights” was held on March 3, 2020 in Osh, the main city in southern Kyrgyzstan. The event was cooranized by IOM and the NGO “Blagodat” in the framework of the USAID Dignity and Rights project. Sixty schoolgirls from six city schools took part in the tournament. The event provided aplatform for awareness raising on issues of gender equality, empowerment of women migrants, as well as opportunities for discussions on safe migration and the risks of trafficking.