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Types of Violence - Morocco - Study / Report

The second national study on the prevalence of violence against women in Morocco - preliminary results

Created 17.12.2019

The Ministry of Family, Solidarity, Equality and Social Development conducted during January 2 and March 10, 2019 this study, which included a sample of 13543 women between the ages of 18 and 64 years in all parts of the Kingdom, to explore the...

Types of Violence - Palestinian Authority - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Digital GBV Workshop Package

Created 17.12.2019

The guide is directed to everyone, regardless of their gender, specifically to trainers and coaches who have a background in the digital world, and who have awareness of the issue of digital safety. The guide is intended to work with young people...

Types of Violence - Lebanon - Study / Report

Online Privacy Threats to Women and LGBTIQ Communities in Lebanon

Created 17.12.2019

This research study documents the state of digital privacy for women and LGBTIQ individuals in Lebanon by cataloguing online threats reported in national media outlets over 5 years and using a series of interviews with NGO employees, who explain the...

Economy / Employment - Lebanon - Study / Report

A study of the Employers of Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon: Intertwined

Created 11.12.2019

This study focuses on the critical role of employers in recruiting and managing the employment relationship within the current normative framework of Lebanon. Over 250,000 migrant women are employed by private households in Lebanon to carry out...

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

Women as Key Players for Mediation, Peace and Security

Created 10.12.2019

In 2000, the UN recognized the role and responsibilities of women at the centre of the international security agenda. As nowadays most conflicts affect civil society, especially women and children, women must be seen as actors who can provide...

Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Article

The Portrayal of Women as a Social Construction of Reality in the Press of Mediterranean Countries

Created 04.12.2019

Based on two pieces of research carried out at the Autonomous University of Barcelona’s Prospective and Research Laboratory in Communication, Culture and Cooperation (LAPREC), this article analyses how the press in the Mediterranean region,...

Types of Violence - Algeria - Article

Challenges and progress in the fight against violence against women in Algeria

Created 02.12.2019

 Violence against women (VAW) exists around the world. It affects the physical and mental health of women, limits their control and enjoyment of their own bodies, their ability to participate in society and their presence in public spaces. In...

Civil and political rights - Morocco - Study / Report

The Status of Black Moroccan Women: Colour and Gender Stigmas

Created 26.11.2019

This paper investigates the status of black Moroccan women, not just as key members of the society, but as a social category subject to doubled stigmatization for being women and black. The study also examines the various forms of discrimination...

Miscellaneous - Spain - Thematic report

Feminisms (s) - Issue 47 of IDEES Magazine

Created 26.11.2019

IDEES is an online magazine on contemporary issues edited by the Centre for Contemporary Studies of the Government of Catalonia. Its 47 issue entitled "Feminisms(s)" intends to explore feminisms in all their complexities and questions the...

Types of Violence - Albania - Study / Report

National Population Survey: Violence against Women and Girls in Albania 2018

Created 20.11.2019

Following the first and second national surveys (2007, 2013) which focussed only on domestic violence, the present Survey collects for the first time, data on the nature and prevalence of other forms of violence: dating...

Types of Violence - Turkey - Study / Report

Turkey: Women and Domestic Violence

Created 20.11.2019

In Turkey, as in many other countries around the world, hundreds of thousands of women are daily victims of human rights violations. Between one-third and one-half of Turkish women are reported to be victims of physical violence in their families....

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...