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PWRDF Responds to Yemen Emergency

India

Partner: Organisation for Eelam Refugees Rehabilitation Project: Women’s Self-Help Groups # of people benefitted: 7,280

PWRDF Development Project

The refugee situation in Tamil Nadu state of India is protracted. With the ongoing support and advocacy of OfERR, more than 10,000 Sri Lankan Tamil refugees have returned to their homeland since the war ended in 2009. OfERR continued to mobilize and support 450 Women’s Self Help Groups that reached out to 7,280 women living in refugee camps. It also mobilized and supported over 100 Women Inclusive Networks (WINs) to raise awareness and act against gender based violence in the camps.

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