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Civil and political rights - Israel - Article

Empowering Women without Status and Promoting their Rights

Created 24.01.2019

In this article, Isha L’Isha – Haifa Feminist Center brief readers on the legal status of women who lack it in Israel, such as Palestinian women married to Israeli partners, asylum seekers and refugees and trafficking victims. The...

Types of Violence - France - Toolbox / Methodological guide

I protect my privacy online - digital guide

Created 23.01.2019

In order to enable women to protect themselves from cyber-violence, the Hubertine Auclert Center has launched this guide which provides simple and handy advices and recommendations for using digital tools, navigating the internet and communicating...

Economy / Employment - Palestinian Authority - Study / Report

Government expenditures on the social sector from a social justice perspective

Created 22.01.2019

This study describes the policy orientations of the Palestinian government regarding public expenditure on the social sector. It presents a number of recommendations that would help formulate more inclusive policies to reduce inequalities among...

Miscellaneous - - International - Study / Report

The Global Gender Gap Report 2018

Created 10.01.2019

The report The Global Gender Gap Report benchmarks 149 countries on their progress towards gender parity across four thematic dimensions: Economic Participation and Opportunity, Educational Attainment, Health and Survival, and Political Empowerment....

Civil and political rights - - International - Thematic report

Background Note on Gender Equality, Nationality Laws and Statelessness 2018

Created 08.01.2019

Nationality laws which do not grant women equality with men in conferring nationality to their children are a cause of statelessness. Since 2012, UNHCR has issued an annual background note on gender equality in legal provisions in nationality laws...

Education / Professional training - France - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Doing Feminist and Gender Studies in France

Created 08.01.2019

This booklet is a valuable tool for all students in Feminist Studies, Gender and Sexuality. It will help to identify the multitude of resources available to carry out research work both academic and personal, self-taught or supervised. In addition...

Types of Violence - - International - Study / Report

Global report on Trafficking in Persons 2018

Created 08.01.2019

The report covers 142 countries and provides an overview of patterns and flows of trafficking in persons at global, regional and national levels, based primarily on trafficking cases detected between 2014 and 2016. As UNODC has been systematically...

Types of Violence - - European Union - Study / Report

A Review of Data on Prevalence of Sexual Violence and Harassment of Women Students in Higher Education in the European Union

Created 08.01.2019

The report provides an overview of EU level data and research and highlights the significant gaps in our knowledge and understanding, including the experiences of women with a disability and ethnic minority women. The review also comprises country...

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

Integrated Policies- integrated approach: Mapping of Policies and Legislation on Violence Against Women and the Istanbul Convention in the Western Balkans and Turkey - Executive Summary

Created 07.01.2019

This mapping was carried out as part of the European Women’s Lobby (EWL) project "Regional Forum for the Promotion and Monitoring progress of the Implementation of the Istanbul Convention in the Western Balkans and Turkey" which...

Types of Violence - France - Article

Young women in large cities are the main victims of violence in public space

Created 04.01.2019

The violence that women face on the streets and in transport is regularly denounced. The Virage survey, conducted in 2015 by the National Institute of Demographic Studies, provides a better understanding of what women and men live in public spaces:...

Civil and political rights - Tunisia - Article

Women's participation in public and political life in Tunisia at the local level

Created 03.01.2019

At the global level, there is still a structural under-representation of women in the traditional political field, including in senior positions. In Tunisia, despite a long-standing commitment of women in feminist movements and in civil society,...

Economy / Employment - - MENA region - Article

Causes and Effects for Feminization Segregation

Created 23.12.2018

The purpose of this paper is to tackle the phenomena of feminization segregation in three Middle Eastern countries which are: Egypt, Jordan and Turkey. Also, the objective of this paper is to examine whether these three countries tried to solve...