Participants


 

Alexandra Doleželová
Alexandra Doleželová
ALEXANDRA DOLEŽELOVÁ
Alexandra Doleželová is co-founder and executive director of the organization Jako doma – Homelike. The aim of the organization is to end homelessness and social and gender inequalities through the emancipation of homeless women. It is the first organization in the Czech Republic and one of a few in Europe focusing on a gender perspective of homelessness. The key approaches are empowerment, participation, partnership, and safety. The main project – Cooks Without Homes – has been awarded as socially innovative project. Alexandra is an activist and feminist. She used to be involved in Gender Studies, the Czech Women’s Lobby, and the European Women’s Lobby. Her topics of interests are: gender and poverty, violence against women, and homelessness.