URU Connect hosted a visit from representatives of The Crisis Centre for Women and Children “Ekaterina”, Russia and the Russian Federal Penitentiary Service from 25th to 28th October 2017 to share experience of working with perpetrators of domestic violence in the UK. The visit was part of the 2017-2018 project aiming to develop and implement
A children’s pictures competition “Peace in the world starts at home” facilitated by The Crisis Centre for Women and Children “Ekaterina”, Yekaterinburg, Russia. 540 pictures collected across the region. Winners received certificates and awards on 16th March 2016.
On 1st February 2017 an international Round Table entitled “The role of informal education in developing employment opportunities for women and youth in local communities.” was held in Jizzakh with the participation of local authorities, NGOs, media, representatives of the Embassy of the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland in Uzbekistan, the partners from URU Connect
The Domestic Violence Conference held on the 23rd March 2017 was attended by over 80 people from public and NGO sector. It was opened by Deputy Minister of Social Policy of the Sverdlovsk Region Evgeny Shapovalov and Martin Fener, Consul General of Great Britain in Ekaterinburg. The conference was chaired by Ludmila Ermakova, director of