From the SURT Foundation, we´d like to wish you all a happy holiday, full of true solidarity and a 2016 committed to gender equality. Let’s keep working towards a future of dignity.
The Network of Mentors is a project that creates a space of access, empowerment and inclusion of women who have suffered situations of sexist violence, providing comprehensive work development skills and the reclamation of personal resources, which allows women to generate new strategies to overcoming and confronting times of crisis and become references to other […]
November is full of acts of remembrance, solidarity, support, and the personal accounts of women who suffer, had suffered, or had been killed as a direct result of gender violence. On November 25th, coinciding with The International Day of Violence Against Women, activities were put on centering around the final trimester of the year, activities […]
On the 7th of November, the National March Against Gender Violence will occur in Madrid, Spain. This demonstration aims to denounce all forms of violence and abuse suffered by women and expose the manners in which society´s patriarchal system generates, maintains, and promotes inequality. The manifesto begins by saying, “Since 1995, 1,378 women have been […]
The families of the Family Pair participated in the Opening Doors program on Sunday, October 25th at The Big Draw, a drawing & arts festival. At the Born Center of Barcelonan Culture, mothers and children all ages took part in drawing marine creatures of the Great Ocean. To conclude the event, attendants helped with the […]
On July 24, was held the Clothing Market of Solidarity, a project supported by the Opening Doors program. The solidarity action has dual objectives; On the one hand, it offers users of SURT a means of accessing basic needs, such as clothing. Moreover, it is an activity carried out by women participating in the Empowerment […]
Today, representation from SURT went to the House of Parliament to attend the final adoption of the law of equality between men and women. After a long passage through Parliament and additional time to complete the written document (the text was started in 2007) that originally was made by the government -from the ICD- with […]
Yesterday, in a special environment, we held a work dinner with Torolab. The dinner, prepared by students of the cooking course, is the starting point for the “Translocations. Temporary experiences, art internships and local contexts,” unveiled in the Arts Santa Monica. This is the beginning of a joint project that will surely become a source […]