The unique study UPre ženy (UFor Women): the status and empowerment of women in selected marginalised Roma communities map what, who and especially how to help Roma women to improve their status and living conditions. In doing so, the researchers also focused on empowerment, a tool used in community development around the world. Simply put teach people to catch fish and not give it to them.
What is empowerment?
The study was carried out by the Carpathian Foundation thanks to the financial support of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Bratislava and the British Embassy in Bratislava.