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1416 Resources found in English

Culture / Sports / Leasure - - Multi-country - Article

Rethinking women's spaces in the city through a gendered perspective (al-Andalus, 10th-15th century)

Created 03.12.2020

For the past thirty years, research about women in al-Andalus, and then in the history of the gender, went further in the knowledge in a field little-explored hitherto.  The place of women in the urban world was considered from the perspective...

Culture / Sports / Leasure - Bosnia-Herzegovina - Thematic report

Writing the history of Muslim women in south-eastern Europe. Voluntary organization archives and trajectories of engagement in Bosnia in the first half of the twentieth century

Created 03.12.2020

Published in the issue 25 of the revue Genre et Histoire (La revue de l’Association Mnémosyne) with the title "History of Women and Gender in Muslim Societies: Historical Revivals", this article examines the possibilities and...

Miscellaneous - - Multi-country - Article

Towards an equal stake in the history of women and gender in Islamic societies

Created 03.12.2020

Published in the issue 25 of the revue Genre et Histoire (La revue de l’Association Mnémosyne) with the title "History of Women and Gender in Muslim Societies: Historical Revivals", this article is divided into two sections:...

Miscellaneous - - European Union - Thematic report

Gaps in the EU Labour Market Participation Rates: an intersectional assessment of the role of gender and migrant status

Created 01.12.2020

This Knowledge Centre on Migration and Demography study uses data from the EU Labour Force Survey (EU-LFS) to analyse how intersecting social statuses shape labour market participation. The report focuses on the intersection between gender and...

Miscellaneous - - International - Study / Report

State of the World's Fathers: Unlocking the Power of Men's Care

Created 30.11.2020

State of the World’s Fathers, produced by Promundo, is a globally recognized, biennial report and advocacy platform aiming to change power structures, policies, and social norms around care work and to advance gender equality. The...

Economy / Employment - - International - Study / Report

Addressing the gender dimension of informality - Tackling Vulnerability in the Informal Economy

Created 27.11.2020

Globally, men are more exposed to informality than women, but the share of women in informal employment exceeds that of men in a majority of countries (Chapter 1). Across countries, however, risks and vulnerabilities associated with the...

Health / Emotional and sexual life - Tunisia - Article

Gender and Sexuality in early 19th-century Tunisia: a Decolonial Reading of Ahmad b. al-Qadi al-Timbuktawi's nasiha on the sub-Saharan diaspora

Created 24.11.2020

This article examines the gender and sexuality politics in early nineteenth-century Tunisia, with particular reference to the healing rituals performed by the diasporic sub-Saharans and the attempts at disciplining them by Muslim religious scholars....

Types of Violence - Syria - Article

COVID-19 and Women in Syria: Deepening Inequalities

Created 17.11.2020

Women Now’s CEO Dr. Maria Al Abdeh and Dr. Champa Patel analyze the various gendered consequences of the pandemic on women and girls in Syria as well as their intersection with pre-existing gender injustices in this article “COVID-19...

Miscellaneous - Egypt - Article

Violence against women in Egypt: From Black Wednesday to the Pandemic

Created 17.11.2020

This paper gives a brief background on violence against women in Egypt since "the Black Wednesday" in 2005 with a focus on the past few months amid COVID-19 pandemic from both state and non-state actors. The paper aims at showing how the pandemic...

Miscellaneous - Algeria - Article

Squares and gender: The Bennacer Bachir garden in the city centre of Constantine

Created 13.11.2020

Constantine, in Algeria, hosted in 2015 the event « Constantine Capital of Arab culture 2015». This event triggered a series of projects throughout the city, including the revitalization of Bennacer Square. This square has undergone...

Civil and political rights - - MENA region - Article

Women, rights and citizen participation in Mashreq, Maghreb and Turkey

Created 13.11.2020

In this chapter of Gender, Feminism and Development - A Trilogy in the Making, women’s rights and the specific forms of their commitments are analysed with the ambition of contributing to a better knowledge of the female condition of Muslim...

Miscellaneous - - International - Study / Report

How Changing Social Norms is Crucial in Achieving Gender Equality

Created 13.11.2020

Human behaviour is not always a choice. Often it is automatic and unintentional, and rooted in the belief that others expect us to behave in a certain way, particularly when upholding traditions and culture. This document is a compendium of key...

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Al-Thoria Studies Center
Center of Women'  s Studies and Policies (CWSP)
Hope Village Society (HVS)
Tunisian Mediterranean Center - TUMED
Free Sight Association
Tunisian National League of Policewomen
Independent Researcher
Strane Straniere
Khaled Salah Mahmoud
Women'  s Solidarity Fund (WSF)
Africa Women's Forum (AWF)
Tunisian League of Women's Political Rights
Aswat Nissa
Libya Women's Forum
Mor Masa Ritüeli
TAMETTUT - Amazigh Women's Association for Culture and Development
Centre ADHUC—Teoria, Gènere, Sexualitat
Association du Développement et des Études Stratégiques de Medenine (ADESM)
Bremen University
Faculty of Media & Knowledge Sciences, University of Malta
Nahda Association
Women's aspirations Association
Women's Security Index (WSI)
Association de Développement Local Méditerranéen (ADELMA)
Association du Docteur Fatiha (ADF)
Bothoor Alkhaer Human Organization
Faculty of Economics and Political Sciences
Association Entrelles Entrepreneures SM
Ensan Aid
Musawa Women’s Study Center
Zhour Bouzidi
Inclusión, Ciudadanía, Diversidad y Educación
Assiwar- the Feminist Arab Movement
Disi Women's Cooperative

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