CZ - ČSŽ Český svaz žen (CWU Czech Women's Union)





NameČSŽ Český svaz žen
English name: CWU Czech Women's Union

Country: Czech Republic (CZ)
Town: Prague

Mission: CWU is a women’s non-governmental, non-profit association with large membership covering the whole of the Czech Republic (over 16.000 members in 290 grassroots units - as of 31.12.2012). CWU associates women from all walks of life, regardless of their nationality, age, beliefs, political views, social standing, profession or interests. CWU members work on a voluntary basis.

The main program /mission of the ČSŽ is to pursue equal opportunities for women and men; to pursue women’s interests in the society and increase their civic participation and capacities; to assist women in personal development in the form of training, social/legal counselling and assistance; to provide platform for cultural, social and other activities that are of interest to women as well as local communities.

Goals: The overall goal is to improve position of women in the society, ensure their equal / human rights, increase their civic participation, with special consideration to women in rural regions.

Information: CSZ/CWU is a member organisation of:
  • Czech Women's Lobby: www.czlobby.cz;
  • Associated Country Women of the World: www.acww.org.uk;
  • Council of Senior Persons CR: www.rscr.cz;
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  • CWU is a founding ""mother"" to:
  • SOŠ Morava o.p.s. (high school in Brno, founded in 1991): www.sos-morava.cz;
  • Žena Foundation (founded in 2000): www.nadacezena.cz;
  • Information and Counselling Centre Vysočina o.p.s. in Havlíčkuv Brod: www.inpc.estranky.cz;
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Our expertise: community development/work, political involvement of women on local/regional level, employment/employability, work-life balance, women and family related social policies etc.

Contact: Jana Chrzova
Position: Chairwoman
Languages: Czech/Slovak, English. For writing/reading purposes e.g. Russian.

Emailpredsedkyne@csz.cz
Website: www.csz.cz
Facebook: www.facebook.com/CeskySvazZen

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