Full legal name of organisation in native language

Marijampoles apskr. Moters veiklos centras

Name of organisation in English language Women’s activity Centre of Marijampole Disrtict
Acronym

MMWC

Country Lithuania
Country code LT
Organisation address

Kestucio 3-12, 4520 Marijampole

Last and first name of the contact person

Blauzdziuniene Adolfina

Title and position in the organisation director
Phone (include country and area codes) 370-43-55215
Fax (include country and area codes) 370-43-59525
E-mail address mmvc@is.lt
Home page address

www.is.lt/mamvc

Type of organisation (legal status, main areas and type of activity)

Local organisation (non-governmental organisation) working in cooperating and exchanging experience with women’s organisations in Lithuania and abroad.

Size of organisation, in terms of the total number of personnel (use full-time equivalents)

Evidence of experience of the organisation of the women’s employment issues and experience in international co-operation

Women’s activity Centre of Marijampole Disrtict is participating in various activities to influence public policy on quality of life of women and families; MMWC expands educational activities; creates an ambrella organisational structure in Marijampole district; provides informatiom, assistance and counselling to women; fosters women’s consciousness, self-expression, humanness, solidarity, civic consciousness and ethnic culture irrespective of nationality, education or beliefs.

Projets, publications, events: a class equipped with computers, services providing to residents, teaching computer skills to girls from disatvantaged families; teaching home renovation; ethnic minority club "Mozaika" and elderly women’s club; the French and English language clubs; Employment Informational Agency; Marijampole County Residents’ Counselling Centre.

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