Better Stories in Germany

When it has come to alleviating the impact of COVID-19 policies on inequalities, civil society organisations – NGOs, local governments, or citizens – have developed many initiatives, many “Better Stories”. RESISTIRÉ’s team of national researchers has collected and highlighted a set of particularly relevant initiatives in 31 European countries. Find out what has been developed in Germany!

selected Better stories

In this section you will find more in-depth information on the most inspiring civil society initiatives, selected in each country by our national researchers.

Empowering women’s shelters through navigating digital challenges

Empowering women’s shelters through navigating digital challenges

The project was launched on short notice in response to the pandemic as part of the Federal Funding Program “Together against violence against women,” initiated by the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women, and Youth (BMFSFJ). The Government responded promptly to the challenges presented by the Corona pandemic, ensuring improved accessibility and support for abused women and their children. The application deadline concluded on March 31, 2022.

Other better stories of Policy responses

Learn more about the policy responses developed by Germany to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. These policy responses have been researched and selected by our team of national experts in each country.

other better stories of societal responses 

Read more about the initiatives developed in Europe by stakeholders such as NGOs, local governments, or citizens to alleviate COVID-19’s impacts. These initiatives have been collected and highlighted as particularly relevant by our team of national researchers in each country.