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Economy / Employment - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Study / Report

Woman Business Forum 2019 Conference Report

Created 21.02.2020

The UfM Women Business Forum 2019 took place in Barcelona on 19-21 November within the margins of the Smart City Expo World Congress. It convened women entrepreneurs, national women business organizations, international...

Miscellaneous - - International - Study / Report

Global Gender Gap Report 2020

Created 14.02.2020

The Global Gender Gap Report 2020 benchmarks 153 countries through a global index used as a framework for capturing the magnitude of gender-based disparities and tracking their progress over time. The report finds that the gender gap has closed...

Civil and political rights - Lebanon - Article

Women's access to the political sphere in Lebanon: an obstacle race

Created 15.01.2020

The conditions of Lebanese women’s access to education, as well as their presence in the labour market, are among the best in the MENA region (Middle East and North Africa). However, in practice, women are not equal to men before the law and...

Types of Violence - Morocco - Study / Report

The second national study on the prevalence of violence against women in Morocco - preliminary results

Created 17.12.2019

The Ministry of Family, Solidarity, Equality and Social Development conducted during January 2 and March 10, 2019 this study, which included a sample of 13543 women between the ages of 18 and 64 years in all parts of the Kingdom, to explore the...

Types of Violence - Palestinian Authority - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Digital GBV Workshop Package

Created 17.12.2019

The guide is directed to everyone, regardless of their gender, specifically to trainers and coaches who have a background in the digital world, and who have awareness of the issue of digital safety. The guide is intended to work with young people...

Types of Violence - Lebanon - Study / Report

Online Privacy Threats to Women and LGBTIQ Communities in Lebanon

Created 17.12.2019

This research study documents the state of digital privacy for women and LGBTIQ individuals in Lebanon by cataloguing online threats reported in national media outlets over 5 years and using a series of interviews with NGO employees, who explain the...

Economy / Employment - Lebanon - Study / Report

A study of the Employers of Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon: Intertwined

Created 11.12.2019

This study focuses on the critical role of employers in recruiting and managing the employment relationship within the current normative framework of Lebanon. Over 250,000 migrant women are employed by private households in Lebanon to carry out...

Civil and political rights - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Article

Women as Key Players for Mediation, Peace and Security

Created 10.12.2019

In 2000, the UN recognized the role and responsibilities of women at the centre of the international security agenda. As nowadays most conflicts affect civil society, especially women and children, women must be seen as actors who can provide...

Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Article

The Portrayal of Women as a Social Construction of Reality in the Press of Mediterranean Countries

Created 04.12.2019

Based on two pieces of research carried out at the Autonomous University of Barcelona’s Prospective and Research Laboratory in Communication, Culture and Cooperation (LAPREC), this article analyses how the press in the Mediterranean region,...

Types of Violence - Algeria - Article

Challenges and progress in the fight against violence against women in Algeria

Created 02.12.2019

 Violence against women (VAW) exists around the world. It affects the physical and mental health of women, limits their control and enjoyment of their own bodies, their ability to participate in society and their presence in public spaces. In...

Civil and political rights - Morocco - Study / Report

The Status of Black Moroccan Women: Colour and Gender Stigmas

Created 26.11.2019

This paper investigates the status of black Moroccan women, not just as key members of the society, but as a social category subject to doubled stigmatization for being women and black. The study also examines the various forms of discrimination...

Miscellaneous - Spain - Thematic report

Feminisms (s) - Issue 47 of IDEES Magazine

Created 26.11.2019

IDEES is an online magazine on contemporary issues edited by the Centre for Contemporary Studies of the Government of Catalonia. Its 47 issue entitled "Feminisms(s)" intends to explore feminisms in all their complexities and questions the...