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Economy / Employment - - Europe - Study / Report

Building a gender just society, a common European agenda for gender equality

Created 19.07.2018

Inequality is a reality in Europe and even rising, especially for women. This is a structural trend driven, among other factors, by our economic system. As the index of the European Institute for Gender Equality shows, we are only halfway to...

Economy / Employment - - Europe - Study / Report

Migrant Women's Access to Labour Market in six European cities: a comparative approach

Created 19.07.2018

This report offers a comparative approach on migrant women’s integration into the labour market in six European cities: Athens, Dublin, Frankfurt, Helsinki, Madrid and Marseille. This research aims at opening up a debate on the specific...

Civil and political rights - Tunisia - Article

What Does Tunis Think of its First Female Mayor?

Created 19.07.2018

On July 3rd 2018, the municipal council of Tunis elected Souad Abderrahim as the city’s first female mayor. Abderrahim, a 53-year-old pharmacist and former MP from the Muslim Democratic Party Ennahda, is also the first elected female mayor of...

Types of Violence - - International - Study / Report

Counting the cost: The Price Society Pays for Violence against Women

Created 18.07.2018

Drawing from 13 studies – three of them conducted by CARE International – this global report presents the economic costs of violence against women in relation to its impact on national economies and the rates of violence against women in...

Culture / Sports / Leasure - France - Study / Report

In the name of sportswomen: Place of sportswomen in the toponymy of sports equipment

Created 18.07.2018

While the place of women in society is regularly questioned, it is even more questioned recently in the world of sport (media, governance, economy, etc. ). This study sheds light on the place given to women, particularly sportswomen in the toponymy...

Miscellaneous - - International - Study / Report

The Mobile Gender Gap Report 2018

Created 18.07.2018

Mobile has the power to transform lives. It can empower women by making them feel safer and more connected, and provide access to information, services and life-enhancing opportunities like health information, financial services and employment...

Miscellaneous - - International - Study / Report

Mapping Gender Data Gaps

Created 17.07.2018

This report maps gender data gaps in developing countries across five domains of women’s empowerment: (1) health, (2) education, (3) economic opportunities, (4) political participation, and (5) human security. The report also suggests...

Types of Violence - Lebanon - Study / Report

Trafficking in Human Beings in Lebanon

Created 17.07.2018

Lebanon holds a strategic location in the Mediterranean region, and its position contributes to making it simultaneously a country of origin, transit and destination for human trafficking. Lebanon has also become a country of destination for...

Civil and political rights - - European Union - Study / Report

Restrictions on Muslim Women's Dress in the 28 EU Member States

Created 17.07.2018

Inclusion and pluralism are fundamental values in open societies and the European Union. It is better for everyone to live in a society that is open to diversity, including religious diversity. Yet there is a rising threat in the European Union to...

Health / Emotional and sexual life - - International - Study / Report

Global Health 50-50 Report - 2018: How gender-responsive are the world's most influential global health organisations?

Created 16.07.2018

Published on the occasion of International Women’s Rights Day, March 8, 2018, this report shows how gender is one of the most important social determinants of health and stresses that there is still work to be done to ensure gender equality in...

Economy / Employment - - European Union - Study / Report

The Impacts of the Crisis on Gender Equality and Women's Wellbeing in the EU Mediterranean Countries

Created 16.07.2018

The 2008 financial crisis is considered by many economists to be the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s. A deep recession, high unemployment rates, precariousness and instability are just few of the several seriously...

Health / Emotional and sexual life - - MENA region - Article

Sexual and Reproductive Health in Morocco and Lebanon: Interview with Marie Debs and Rhimou Hajoub

Created 16.07.2018

With the rise of new technologies and political, social and economic shifts, new models of non-normative intimate, sexual and maternal relations are emerging in the south of the Mediterranean. Whether related to birth control practices such as...