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Economy / Employment - France - Study / Report

Multicriteria discrimination towards migrant or second generation women in the labour market

Created 29.05.2015

This study deals with the issue of discrimination in the labour market based on several criteria notably related to migrant or second generation women. Multicriteria discrimination as an object of knowledge and contributions to knowledge is an...

Economy / Employment - France - Study / Report

The Place of Men in Business Agreements on Professional Equality

Created 29.05.2015

This study examines the place of men in the reconciliation of work and family life. To this end, it explores the state of play of a sample of 160 business agreements on professional equality, with reference to men or fathers. Two fields of...

Civil and political rights - Finland - Institutional agendas

Government Report on Gender Equality

Created 29.05.2015

This publication addresses the gender equality policy led by the Finnish government and outlines the future policy until the year 2020 by reviewing its different fields of implementation (decision-making; education and research; reconciliation of...

Education / Professional training - - International - Study / Report

Girls' schooling. Let us right injustice and end discrimination

Created 29.05.2015

This report examines the schooling of girls in 80 developing countries, based on the conceptual framework known as the 4As. This framework, adopted by the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, declares the States'...

Education / Professional training - - International - Study / Report

Education counts: towards the Millennium Development Goals

Created 29.05.2015

The movement Education for All (EFA) seeks to ensure quality education for all children, youths and adults. Its six key education objectives for 2015 are: early childhood care; primary education; youth and adult learning; literacy; gender equality...

Civil and political rights - Italy - Study / Report

Shadow Report

Created 29.05.2015

In December 2009, the Italian government submitted its 6th periodic report to the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). The organizations linked to the platform “30 years CEDAW:...

Economy / Employment - - Europe - Study / Report

Migrants in an irregular situation employed in domestic work: Fundamental rights challenges for the European Union and its Member States

Created 29.05.2015

This report focuses on migrants in an irregular situation employed in domestic work in the European Union (EU), which is dominated by women. The term "domestic worker" is used to refer to housekeeping and caring for dependents, such as children,...

Education / Professional training - - Europe - Study / Report

Tuning Educational Structures in Europe: Reference Points for the Design and Delivery of Degree Programmes in Gender Studies

Created 29.05.2015

The project on tuning the educational structures in Europe was launched by several universities in order to offer higher education centres a specific approach for the implementation of the Bologna Process, which seeks to bring the European higher...

Education / Professional training - Arab League - Study / Report

The Road Not Travelled. Education Reform in the Middle East and North Africa

Created 29.05.2015

This report examines the challenges of the development of education in the Arab region and seeks to identify the possibilities of reforms in education. Its objective is to assess the impact of investment in education on the economic benefits....

Civil and political rights - - International - Study / Report

Progress of the World' s Women: In Pursuit of Justice

Created 29.05.2015

Through case studies, this report examines the legal system regarding women' s access to their rights. It emphasizes the importance of the role played by women legislators, lawyers and activists as agents of change within the legal system and the...

Civil and political rights - - Middle East - Study / Report

Report on Refugee and Stateless Women across the Arab Region. Stories of: The Dream of Return, the Fear of Trafficking and Discriminatory Laws

Created 29.05.2015

This report concerns the situation of millions of displaced people in the Arab region, whether within their country or outside their borders due to the occupation of the Palestinian territories and also the conflicts in Iraq, Sudan and Somalia....

Types of Violence - Jordan - Study / Report

Shadow NGO Report to CEDAW Committee Jordan. Evaluation of national policy, measures and actual facts on violence against women

Created 29.05.2015

Prepared by the Jordan NGOs working in favour of women' s rights, this monitoring report details the fields of government intervention that do not respect the Convention to Eliminate All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW, 1979). The...