Amazone, carrefour de l'égalité de genre
Rue du Méridien, 10
T 02 229 38 00
F 02 229 38 01
- Type of organisation:
- Location: Belgium
- Languages: Dutch French
- Description: Amazone is a national conference and ressource centre for women, which was established on the initiative of the federal government of Belgium. It is bilingual: Dutch and French. The centre is managed by a non-profit-making organisation and has three aims:
The documentation centre collects all the government documents with regard to emancipation and equal opportunities for men and women and executes projects concerning gender and policy.
- to provide support for women's organisations
- to serve as a meeting place for anyone involved in "equal opportunities" issues
- to be an information, documentation and archive centre with regard to the male/female aspect of equal opportunities.
- Experience with the equality men/women: The centre works specifically on equal opportunities for men and women. The DIGMA project is the first in which the mainstreaming concept has a central place.
URL to link to this page: http://db.amazone.be/digma/en/1000986