Action-research encompasses participatory and empowering ways of gathering information, and considers women and girls to be experts in their own sense of safety. It focuses not only on the results, but also on the process of doing research. WICI’s Research
WICI develops and implements innovative programming for making cities safer and more inclusive of all women and girls. WICI’s programmes are globally united but locally led, working with women’s organisations to respond to local priorities. WICI’s Programming Right to Campus
WICI has provided technical assistance to international agencies in the development of curriculum, tools, research and programs. WICI focuses on providing accessible “how-to” guidance on the process for creating safe cities and communities for women and girls. WICI’s Technical Assistance
Who We Are
Our incredible WICI team includes staff, interns, board members, friends, and allies.
Women in Cities International (WICI) Position: Volunteer or Internship Location: Montreal, Quebec Status: Part-time (20-25 hrs/wk) Purpose WICI is an exchange network for various partners concerned with gender equality issues and the place of women in cities on the five
The Womanity Award: Making Cities Safer for Women By: Laura Somoggi About the author: Laura Somoggi leads the Womanity Award Programme for Prevention of Violence Against Women at The Womanity Foundation. She is an accomplished sustainability professional with a deep understanding of social
Housing, Gender, and Violence: The Private Is Political Logement, Genre et Violence: Le Privé Est Politique By: Marie-Ève Desroches About the author: Marie-Eve Desroches is a feminist researcher and activist interested in issues related to housing, urban health, local governance and