Welcome to Women Refugee Route

We want to start a positive cycle in which refugee women are considered not as simple recipients of services and support, but as actors of change for themselves and their communities.

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Latest News

WRR at OECD Forum 2018

For this year’s OECD Forum (Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development), Mina Jaf was invited to participate in a panel on “Integrating Migrants”. Besides the discussion, WRR also took part in the Civil Society Café, sharing our perspective as an NGO with officials and other civil society actors. Over the course of two days, we […]

Comment: Second Revised Draft Global Compact on Migration

With regard to the Second Revised Draft of the Global Compact on Migration, published at the end of May 2018, Women Refugee Route’s Advocacy Team has come up with a set of observations and questions: Second Revised Draft GCM Comments WRR. The Draft serves as a basis for the Fifth Round of negotiations taking place in New York […]

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About

Women Refugee Route

Women Refugee Route (WRR) is a non-governmental organisation working to change the system of decision-making in migration policy by including refugee women in the process. WRR works towards this by actively advocating for the rights and opening up channels for the voices of refugee women at various international, regional and national forums with our team. At the same time, WRR organises trainings for women in a refugee situation within Europe, as well as the various actors and working with them, to create the requisite conditions conducive to realising their potential, take the lead, and become self-advocates in their local context and/or beyond.

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Trainings

WRR organises trainings for women in a refugee situation within Europe, as well as the various actors and working with them, to create the requisite conditions conducive to realising their potential, take the lead, and become self-advocates in their local context and/or beyond.

At the moment WRR offers three different kinds of trainings:

  • Advocacy trainings for refugee women
  • Capacity building for people working with refugee women in the field
  • Tech trainings for refugee women
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Advocacy

WRR works towards a whole-of-society and gender-responsive approach to decision-making in the field of mobility and displacement. Our team is actively advocating for the refugee women’s rights and opening up channels for their voices at various international, regional and national forums with our team.

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