ARDD-Legal Aid launches the 'You Have a Chance' Project

Sunday, December 20, 2015
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ARDD-Legal Aid is pleased to announce the launching of the 'You Have a Chance' project funded by the Netherlands Embassy in Jordan. Building off nearly a decade of work empowering vulnerable women ARDD-Legal Aid seeks to expand its outreach to women across the Kingdom.'You Have a Chance' is a two year project, which lays the foundation for a comprehensive approach to women’s empowerment in the governorates of Amman, Aqaba and Balqa. The project’s overall goal seeks to enable Jordanian women and girls to live fulfilling lives free from violence with full access to their rights. To achieve this goal the project takes a comprehensive approach by fostering change within individual women to enable them to communicate with their community and the institutions tasked with ensuring their rights. The 'You Have a Chance' project makes this change by providing vulnerable women opportunities through four distinct services: legal empowerment, psychosocial services, economic empowerment and building gender sensitivity of lawyers