The project investigates the mechanism that construct aggressive and controlling masculinity in conflict-affected environments in order to support the construction of alternative masculinities. The project will develop a range of tools to promote gender sensitivity and alternative masculinities in Kurdistan-Iraq, including training modules for the judiciary and military; short educational films for classroom teaching; creative writing workshops; policy proposals; workshops for activists and academic publications.
Lanja Abdullah, Warvin Foundation for Women’s Issues
Dr Twana Abdwlrahman, American University of Iraq Sulaimani
Shokhan Ahmed, Women’s Legal Assistance Organisation
Miran Fatah, American University of Iraq Sulaimani
Dr Choman Hardi, American University of Iraq Sulaimani
Bahar Munzir, People’s Development Organisation