To encourage the equal participation of men and women in every aspect of social life.

Venezuela (República Bolivariana de)
Ministry for Women and Gender Affairs
Objetivos clave de la medida:

To seek the consolidation of women’s movements in Venezuela. To support the participation of women and LGBT individuals in politics to build the Popular Power. To promote the creation of women’s organizations based on specific characteristics, such as ethnicity, socio-economic and geographic situation, maternity, occupational and functional diversity, and sexual orientation.

Alcance de la medida:
Naturaleza de la medida:
Característica principal de la medida:

More than 8,642 women from all over the country participated through state-level assemblies and meetings in the design of tools to identify needs and possibilities around the issues of equality, gender equity and non-discrimination. Among the results were two development programs titled “We Are Diversity” and “Public Policies on Gender Equity”, and the update of the study programs included in the “Argelia Laya” National Plan of Feminist Education.      

Resultados esperados a través de la implementación de la medida:

275 state level and national organizational meetings with women’s organizations and movements, and 28 reports on agreed activities and projects.

Recursos financieros asignados para implementar la medida:

The project received an average of US$ 155,000 per year, from the regular national budget and supplemental appropriations.

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)