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Trencant barreres: la transformació feminista a la Mediterrània

16.12.2022 / Created by (EMWF)

We are pleased to invite you to the round table "Trencant barreres: la transformació feminista a la Mediterrània" (Breaking barriers: the feminist transformation in the Mediterranean), that will take place on 20 December at the IEMed (Carrer de Girona 20, 08010, Barcelona), EMWF’s Secretariat and one of its Founding Members, which has been its headquarters since its creation in 2014.

This event is co-organized by the Government of Catalonia, IEMed, and CREDIF. It is an opportunity to discuss the challenges and opportunities of Mediterranean women in various fields and spheres, in particular in their leadership in the economic and labor sectors, their rights in contexts of health, climate and agri-food crises, as well as violence against women.


17:00  Institutional welcome

  • Anna Dotor, General Director of Acció Exterior, Department of Foreign Affairs and the EU
  • Senén Florensa, Executive President of the IEMed

17:20 Round table

  • Thouraya Belkahia, Director General of the "Center de Recherches, d’Études, de Documentation et d’information sur la Femme" (CREDIF) of Tunisia
  • Neus Pociello, Director of the "Institut Català de les Dones" (ICD)
  • Maria Àngels Roque, Director of the IEMed’s Department of Mediterranean Cultures, Gender and Civil Society
  • Sonia Ben Djemia, Director of Studies and Research at CREDIF and the Gender and Equal Opportunities Observatory

Moderated by: Cristina Mas, Journalist of the newspaper ARA.

18:30 Debate

19:00 Closing remarks by the Director of the ICD.


  • Event type : Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Location : IEMed, Carrer de Girona 20, 08010, Barcelona
  • Start date : 20/12/2022
  • End date : 20/12/2022
  • Start time : 17:00


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