The Socio-Economic Development Centre “SABR”, Uzbekistan is an independent NGO which works with and for women and children in difficult socio-economic situations, providing support, encouragement and opportunities for an independent life and safe environment. SABR’s programmes include micro-financing, counselling, provision of information and training.

Samarkand, Uzbekistan
Telephone: (998 66) 2336666
Fax: (998 66) 233 76 90

The Crisis Centre for Women and Children “Ekaterina”, set up in 1998, provides social, psychological, and legal support to women experiencing domestic violence; raising public awareness about the problem of domestic violence and about the trafficking of Russian women and girls. The centre also operates a telephone hotline, organises support groups and individual help for women, and when necessary provides legal assistance for women who are taking their domestic violence cases through the court.

Ekaterinburg, Russia

Aim: Support entrepreneurial activities of women
Support women in selecting and developing their businesses through training and consultancy on financial, economical, marketing, promotional, legal and socio-psychological issues
• Problem resolution of real time issues
• Fund does not represent political views of women entrepreneurs
• Services are affordable
Moskovskaya Street 225/ 4/ 99, Ekaterinburg, Russia, 620144
Contact: Valentina Samsonova, Director
Email:, Tel: (343)227-00-86, Mobile: +007 909 023 17 08