Foundation „Viva Femina” was established from the initiative of foundators: Joanna Wapinska-Bawol and Agata Karys. The Foundation is an independent initiative and it is not subordinate to any other organizations. The Foundation cooperates with many institutions and companies in Poland and Europe. Our main aim is to act for the benefit of women, disabled and young people. We are implementing good practices in gender issues and promote equal opportunities of women and men in all areas of life as well as
implementing good practices in education.
We believe that thanks to our activities, Foundation „Viva Femina” will contribute to activisation of women and other groups on the labour market in Poland.
The aims of the Foundation are as follows:
Dissemination of women’s issues and problems as well as feminism.
Combating all forms of violence and discrimination against women and social exclusion, particularly on grounds of age, disability, social status and wealth, beliefs, race, nationality and sexual orientation.
Counteracting unemployment of women and the promotion of employment and professional activity of women and equal opportunities for women and men in the labor market.
Education, in particular in the field of women’s rights as human rights, prevention of violence and discrimination based on gender, equality between women and men.
Spreading awareness in society about the possibility and the necessity of continuing to deepen their knowledge and skills.
Supporting the participation of women in public life and culture.
Supporting the development of artistic and creative actions women.
Measures for the protection of health and the promotion of a healthy lifestyle.
Stimulating social initiatives and to promote the idea of environmental protection.
Initiating and supporting programs to protect the environment, nature and cultural heritage.
Education, training, organizational consulting, coaching, counseling.
Viva Femina with good network of social local partners will be responsible for elaboration of dissemination plan of the project and Facebook and LinkedIn groups in Poland together with BD Center..