• Verl. Hoogestraat #35, Paramaribo
  • +597 898-3085
  • genderplussecretariat@gmail.com

Gender Plus project aims to strengthen the role of civil society in Suriname in promoting women and girls’ rights empowering its critical conscience and dialogue’s capacity, through the acquisition of gender equality awareness and social/civic/entrepreneurial competences. Specifically, the activities of the project will improve the competencies of civil society organizations (CSOs), university students and vulnerable people in Suriname to identify and implement actions for poverty reduction from a women’s and civic rights approach for achieving an inclusive society which enables vulnerable communities, (young) women in particular, to be more productive and self-sufficient.

Gender Plus Documentaries

Gender Plus aims to raise awareness on gender equality, creating opportunity for students to get actively involved and to undertake responsibilities for their role as future generations.

Sub-granting for joint projects

These organizations need to be empowered in order to define and implement poverty reduction and sustainable development strategies that will promote gender equality issues and social enterprises.


Following the microenterprise development laboratories (see Laboratories on microenterprises development) and writing a business plan, Gender Plus will finance 20 microenterprises with a microcredit

Sub-granting for initiatives

The small associations need to be empowered in order to be more influent at local level and to play a fundamental role as key actors for developing new projects and strategies that take into account

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