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Civil and political rights - France - Study / Report

Women and Public Space - For gender equality in the streets, transport and leisure areas

Created 15.11.2018

This report proposes solutions to help strengthen the presence of women in common spaces, and develop these spaces for better meeting women’s needs and reduce their feeling of insecurity. It proposes structured actions to make transport safer...

Types of Violence - - International - Article

Violence against women: Nobel Peace Prize is a start - but legal backing is long overdue

Created 14.11.2018

In this article, Daniela Nadj reflects on the decision to award the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize to two campaigners against sexual violence against women in conflict, Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege, and how this presents an international recognition...

Civil and political rights - Morocco - Article

A New Feminism? Gender Dynamics in Morocco's February 20th Movement

Created 14.11.2018

The February 20th movement shows new modes of engagement with feminism, despite a striking absence of feminist organizations from the protest movement. Nevertheless, and in sharp contrast with most accounts that posit the irrelevance of feminism...

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

Emilie Vidal and a dialogue on Euro-Mediterranean Women: An Interview by Asmaa Mohamad Mustafa

Created 14.11.2018

In this interview with Mushriqat magazine, Emilie Vidal, Coordinator of the gender Programme at the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) and of the Euro – Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM), reflects on the current status...

Economy / Employment - France - Study / Report

Gender Equality in the ESS

Created 09.11.2018

Higher Council of the SSE (CSESS) prepares a report every three years on gender equality in the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE). This first triennial report, produced under the mandate of the CSESS 2015-2018, draws proposals to: ensure p...

Types of Violence - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Mental health and gender-based violence: helping survivors of sexual violence in conflict

Created 05.11.2018

In recent years, several manuals and guidelines have been developed in the field of trauma. Some of these have addressed gender-based violence (GBV), its consequences, and ways to prevent it and protect against it. This manual focuses on the...

Types of Violence - Jordan - Study / Report

Violence against women based on gender in the Jordanian society - Zarqa and Mafraq governorates as case study

Created 02.11.2018

This study is based on field results that reflect the current situation of violence against women based on gender in remote areas in Jordan. The study deals with the issue of violence from a legal, sociological and human rights perspective in...

Types of Violence - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Handbook for Legislation on Violence against Women

Created 02.11.2018

Comprehensive legislation is fundamental for an effective and coordinated response to violence against women. States have clear obligations under international law to enact, implement and monitor legislation addressing all forms of violence against...

Economy / Employment - - MENA region - Article

Impact of Women Wage Segregation on Economic Growth: Evidence from Brazil, Egypt and Jordan

Created 01.11.2018

This research analysis studies and outlines the statistical data regarding the female labor force the female labor trends in three countries, Egypt, Jordan & Brazil. The three countries chosen provide a diverse comparative analysis with Egypt...

Types of Violence - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Preventing Violence Against Women in Elections

Created 31.10.2018

The publication brings to light the scourge of violence against women in elections. It seeks to identify the specific components of violence against women in elections, including types, tactics, victims and perpetrators, and presents options for...

Types of Violence - Turkey - Study / Report

The Dynamics of Honor Killing in Turkey - Prospects for Action

Created 29.10.2018

This report summarizes and evaluates qualitative research about so-called ’honour killings’. It focused the different perceptions of honour and the consequences faced by people engaged in ’dishonourable conduct’. It also...

Economy / Employment - Tunisia - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Climate change and the economic empowerment of oasis women in Tozeur

Created 26.10.2018

Over the last few years the oases regions have undergone great alterations due to climate change. According to the UN, women are most affected by climate change and natural disasters. This diagnosis is concerned with women’s contribution to...