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Miscellaneous - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Evaluating the Sustainable Development Goals with a No one left behindlens through equity-focused and gender-responsive evaluation

Created 18.01.2018

This publication aims to support national evaluation systems on how to integrate equity-focused and gender-responsive evaluation to inform national reviews of SDGs. The guidance proposes a step by step framework for country-led evaluations that are...

Economy / Employment - Tunisia - Article

Female workers at the agricultural sector: forgotten and marginalized

Created 18.01.2018

This extensive article discusses the situation of female farmers in Tunisia where women represent 92% of the agricultural labour force, according to the Tunisian Ministry of Agriculture. The article particularly focuses on the exploitation of...

Types of Violence - Euro-Mediterranean region - Article

The trouble with Deneuve

Created 16.01.2018

In this article, Lama Abu-Odeh, Professor of Law at the Georgetown University, writes a critique of the controversial letter signed by dozens of French women including the famous actress, Catherine Deneuve, in which the attacked the MeToo campaign...

Miscellaneous - European Union - Study / Report

Gender Equality Index 2017: Measuring gender equality in the European Union 2005-2015

Created 15.01.2018

This report documents the third edition of the Gender Equality Index of the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE). The third edition provides scores for 2005, 2010, 2012 and 2015. It relies on a conceptual framework that embraces different...

Culture / Sports / Leasure - France - Article

Marie-Cécile Naves: Gender equality in sport benefits everyone

Created 15.01.2018

In this article, Marie-Cécile Naves, political scientist, vice-president of Sport and Citizenship and author of the book ’’ Le pouvoir du sport (The power of sport) ’’, co-written with Julian Jappert, explains how inequalities and gender...

Civil and political rights - Morocco - Article

Feminism in morocco: between the local and the global

Created 12.01.2018

In her 2005 book ‘’Moroccan Islamists and the Challenges to the Monarchy’’ (Paris: Éditions La Décourverte, 2005), the Tunisian writer Malika Zeghal argues that the question of the Moroccan nation has been - for...

Civil and political rights - Euro-Mediterranean region - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Handbook for trainings in Nonviolence and Social Transformation

Created 12.01.2018

Social effect and impact of many social movements and the collective action promoted by them cannot be conceived only in terms of success or failure in face of the immediate aims that it incorporates in a specific campaign. Sustained efforts in...

Economy / Employment - European Union - Article

Part-time employment, the gender wage gap and the role of wage-setting institutions

Created 11.01.2018

This article examines the extent to which the overrepresentation of women in part-time jobs can explain the gender gap in hourly earnings in eleven European countries. It also investigates the extent to which some wage-setting institutions are...

Health / Emotional and sexual life - Europe - Thematic report

Women's sexual and reproductive health and rights in Europe

Created 11.01.2018

Women’s sexual and reproductive health and rights are human rights. Regrettably, however, women in Europe still have these rights denied or restricted as a result of laws, policies and practices that ultimately reflect continuing gender...

Miscellaneous - Euro-Mediterranean region - Thematic report

Visions and Actions to promote Gender equality in the Mediterranean

Created 11.01.2018

In this document, leaders, high officials, experts and civil society actors from the 43 countries of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) share their visions, thoughts and commitments with regard to women empowerment and gender equality. Visions...

Miscellaneous - Euro-Mediterranean region - Study / Report

UfM report on the progress of gender equality in the region

Created 10.01.2018

The report was prepared following a request formulated by the Union for The Mediterranean (UfM) Paris Ministerial Declaration on strengthening the role of women in society. The request was «to establish an effective follow-up mechanism as a...

Economy / Employment - France - Study / Report

Discrimination in access to public employment

Created 10.01.2018

Following the Interministerial Committee on Equal Opportunities of March 6, 2015, entitled "Equality and Citizenship: The Republic in Action", it was decided to entrust a qualified personality with the task of assessing the risk of discrimination in...