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Economy / Employment - Libya - Study / Report

Libyan Businesswomen: Reality and Prospects

Created 20.05.2020

Entrepreneurship and small and medium business are considered to be an important, albeit untapped, source of economic growth in Libya. However, the issue of women’s economic leadership remains largely neglected in society in general, and in...

Civil and political rights - Morocco - Article

The Electoral Presence of Women in Morocco : Progress and Contradictions

Created 29.04.2020

The trajectory of Moroccan women’s formal participation in the political sphere has undergone several changes in the last ten years due to different reconfigurations – starting from the adoption of the new Constitution in 2011 as a...

Economy / Employment - - MENA region - Article

Feminist Perspectives on Care Work in the MENA Region

Created 27.04.2020

Feminist activists and scholars concur that the care economy is vital to the wellbeing and livelihoods of communities in the Arab region, especially where these communities encounter challenges in securing their livelihoods. With this in mind, it...

Types of Violence - - Multi-country - Study / Report

1st General Report on GREVIO's Activities

Created 21.04.2020

A new report from the Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (GREVIO) finds that while gender-based violence is now at the “forefront of public debate”, many...

Civil and political rights - Spain - Article

MARIANA PINEDA: HEROINE OF HER TIME, HEROINE OF OUR TIME

Created 25.03.2020

The character of Mariana Pineda Muñoz, who will be remembered and celebrated by the city of Granada on May 26th, is one of the most important and emblematic figures in our country of the opposition between absolutism and liberalism in a very complex...

Types of Violence - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Guide to integrate Gender Approach in organisations

Created 23.03.2020

Gender inequalities persist. Associations are not exempt from this reproduction of social and cultural norms. To respond to these observations, Coordination SUD proposes - in March 2020 - a new support guide aimed at integrating the gender...

Miscellaneous - - European Union - Study / Report

Beijing25: The fifth review of the implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action in the EU Member States

Created 12.03.2020

Although the Beijing Platform for Action (BPfA) was established in 1995, many of the challenges identified then remain relevant in 2020 (such as the gender pay gap, unequal distribution of unpaid work or experiences of gender-based violence, to name...

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...