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Civil and political rights - - MENA region - Article

MeToo and the History of 'Hashtag Feminism'in the MENA Region

Created 13.11.2019

The #MeToo movement has evolved into a unique, intersectional feminist social media campaign, calling for the public sharing of sexual assault and harassment testimonies to illustrate the commonplace experience of sexual violence against women. It...

Economy / Employment - - MENA region - Article

Women's Economic Empowerment: An Overview for the MENA Region

Created 13.11.2019

This article provides an overview of women’s economic empowerment in the MENA region. It aims to contribute to available knowledge through: first, providing an overview of women’s economic empowerment in the region in selected labour...

Civil and political rights - - MENA region - Article

Social Transformation in a Digital Age: Women's Participation in a Civil and Political Domains in the MENA Region

Created 13.11.2019

This article explains how women’s use of new media technologies, cyberactivism, citizen journalism, and their self-organization contribute to and reflect the social and political changes that have occurred in the region in recent years. It is...

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

Youth Water Cooperation in the Mediterranean: Challenges and the Way Forward

Created 06.11.2019

This policy brief first looks at water issues within the Mediterranean with a special focus on water as a human right. Subsequently, it maps the challenges faced by young water professionals and provides some insights into how the potential of...

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

Conflict Related Sexual Violence - Report of the United Nations Secretary-General

Created 06.11.2019

The present report is based on information verified by the United Nations, primarily through the monitoring, analysis and reporting arrangements on conflict-related sexual violence established pursuant to Security Council resolution 1960 (2010). It...

Miscellaneous - Lebanon - Thematic report

Women and the Industry of Peace in Lebanon

Created 29.10.2019

This supplement presents national and international perspectives to better understand the work of women in peace building in Lebanon: their missions, struggles, sacrifices, hopes and aspirations. It also showcases—through the lives of...

Miscellaneous - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

The gender impact assessment and monitoring tool - GIM Tool

Created 29.10.2019

This gender impact assessment and monitoring tool (GIM tool) has been developed in the framework of the Women2030 project, with the explicit objective of helping women and gender civil society organisations to implement the UN 2030 Agenda for...

Economy / Employment - Tunisia - Article

Climate change and Tunisia's Tozeur oases: an opportunity to boost women's leadership and economic activity

Created 28.10.2019

Despite the disproportionate impact of climate change on women and scientists alarm bells, these risks must be faced with hope and seen as an opportunity to empower women and increase their contributions to finding sustainable alternatives and...

Types of Violence - - European Union - Study / Report

Understanding intimate partner violence in the EU: the role of data

Created 28.10.2019

The report analyses the current situation concerning data collection in each Member State and focuses on possible ways of using data to inform policymaking. It discusses the regulatory framework for data collection at EU level, and the indicators...

Miscellaneous - - International - Study / Report

Harnessing the Power of Data for Gender Equality: Introducing the 2019 EM2030 SDG Gender Index

Created 28.10.2019

The index presented in this report is the most comprehensive tool available to explore the state of gender equality across 129 countries (covering 95% of the world’s girls and women), 14 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and 51...

Types of Violence - Jordan - Study / Report

Sexual Harassment in Jordan

Created 23.10.2019

This study aims at determining the extent of harassment and its prevalence by location, gender, age, community groups and different nationalities, and to identify the most prevalent types of harassment in Jordan. The study follows a descriptive and...

Types of Violence - Egypt - Study / Report

Riding the Cyber Wave: How Feminist Activism Develops Strategies against Gender-Based Violence

Created 21.10.2019

This policy brief aims to capture the multifacetedeness of online feminist activism using Egypt as a case study, as the country witnesses an important dynamic of activism that mirrors aspects of similar activism elsewhere in the Euro- Mediterranean...