Center Units


Center Units



Rights and Freedoms , Support and Assistanc

The campaign of women and families with no refuge.
 
Yemen Media Guide for Development center had organized its support and assistance campaign called (women and families with no refuge ) jointly with family and development magazine, aiming at helping the divorced and widows to have a suitable residence in Taiz in the period 1 November – 1 December,2014.
The center started its activities with surveying the cases of women living in basements or small rooms with no either windows and bathrooms . As a result , they suffered from violence from the community surroundings and diseases.
Results:
*After the monitoring campaign held by a number lf volunteers , the center had executed the second period of the campaign works including a number of media activities to have support from the concerned bodies and business men . It was published in family and development magazine and in al-daleel newspaper , issued by the center.
This campaign came out with a positive results , the most important of which was interactions of the charitable associations and businessmen to help some cases .
*The center jointly with family and development magazine had supported Arwa Ahmed Ali 38 years old , with a flat on December 4 who had orphans , among whom were 6 girls with in the project of (my hand with yours ) belonging to Resalati foundation .
Arwa was the only case of 16 others fulfilling the conditions set by the foundation among whom 37 families monitored by the center and the foundation which targeted the orphans mothers having no sons up to 15ages.
*Rent security to 4 cases yearly.












The compaign of " Where do the children play .."
Yemen Media Guide for Development center had organized jointly with Family and Development magazine support and assistance campaign called "where do the children play? "which aimed at supporting children in Taiz ,drawing attention of the concerned bodies to the importance of the specification of areas for children entertainment and enhancing their rights of playing as a psychological support .
Activities :
-Publishing an investigation report by 4 journalists in Family and Development magazine and in al.Daleel ( the Guide) newspaper . This report highlighted children deprive of their rights of playing in safe places in Taiz . Inspite , they played in public streets . As a consequence , they had got acccidents, sex aggression and violence . The report , by participations of the governmental representatives , revealed the lack of special areas for the games in population gatherings. The second part of the report uncovered what al.Taawn park , as the only public park in Taiz, had been suffered of ; its bad condition , its games damage , and their danger on the life of children , and its lack of new games .
The center then started to execute the second stage of the campaign . It had held a number of direct meetings with the concerned bodies and the civil community organizations .
Results:
* Raising awareness of the children rights of playing and its positive effects on the psychology of the chhildren and their future .
*Helding 3 meetings with the secretary -general of the local council in Taiz , getting out a formal letter in order to pay attention to the park and its progress.
* Raising awareness of the importance of specification of areas of the children games .
* It was agreed on executing a number of activities and workshops to achieve the campaign goals on February , 2015. However , the center unfortunately could not continue executing the activities and its recommendations due to the war circumstances in Taiz.






The campaign of support and assistance of heritage
Yemen media guide for development center jointly with family and development magazine and the heritage center held the campaign of support and assistance of heritage in the beginning of May,2013 which longed for a month. The campaign aimed at stopping attacks on heritage as a consequence of disorder in the community and to have stress on the concerned sides to play its role in saving heritage and the Yemeni antiques.
Results:
 *Raising awareness of the local communities of the importance of heritage and its safety as an economical and historical worth .
*The local authority and the concerned sides and organizations  paid attention to the safe of heritage and antiques .


The campaign of support and assistance of girl education
Yemem media guide for development center held the campaign of support and assistance of girl education in the period 1-28 January ,2013 supported by Yemen mobile company.  The campaign aimed at stopping girl escape from schools in Samiee and al.Wazeia districts.
Activities:
. 15 volunteers held field visits to the targeted districts and met with the girl's parents.
.Helding direct meetings with the representatives of the governmental sides and community figures to support girl education .
. Sending sms to 386 parents consisting of awareness messages of girl education .
Results:
Raising the rate of girl study in schools by 2.5% of the last year in the targeted districts.