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Civil and political rights - Syria - Study / Report

Feminist and Women's Organisations in Syria: Challenges and Opportunities

Created 04.01.2021

This research is the result of cooperation between the Global Fund for Women, Women Now for Development, and IMPACT – Civil society research and development. The main motive behind the research was the question of what are the needs,...

Miscellaneous - Syria - Study / Report

Syrian Women's Readings of the Present, Future and Associated Concepts

Created 04.01.2021

This research presents the opinions and analyses of Syrian women, including their own scenarios for peace and justice based on the Syrian situation and their aspirations for possible futures in Syria. While the space for action or expression is...

Civil and political rights - Syria - Study / Report

Surviving Freedom: An analysis of the experiences of female survivors of detention after their release, based on the testimonies of the Survivors or not Yet campaign

Created 04.01.2021

This research is a result of feminist cooperation between Women Now for Development and 3ayny3aynak platform. Tthe latter ran a media campaign that presented eighty-two testimonies of the female survivors of arrest and forced disappearance in...

Economy / Employment - - European Union - Study / Report

Precarious work from a gender and intersectionality perspective, and ways to combat it

Created 04.01.2021

This study, commissioned by theEuropean Parliament’s Policy Department for Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs at the request of the FEMM Committee, explores the phenomenon of precarious work in the EU from a gender and...

Types of Violence - Lebanon - Study / Report

The disproportionate impact of Covid 19 crisis on women and adolescent girls in middle Bekaa and Women Now for Development's response

Created 04.01.2021

In most countries, women and girls go through different struggles on several levels, from the rigid structure of the patriarchal community to discriminating laws and the exclusion of women from decision making bodies. These struggles don’t...

Civil and political rights - Morocco - Article

Gender Equality in Morocco: Local Perspectives about the Constraints on Political Participation

Created 21.12.2020

Through the field diagnosis "Women’s access to positions of responsibility in the Souss-Massa region", the Tamaynut association has studied the legal, socio-economic, cultural and individual factors that hinder the access of women and...

Miscellaneous - - MENA region - Study / Report

The Role of the Care Economy in Promoting Gender Equality - Progress of women in the Arab States 2020 - Report

Created 21.12.2020

Women play an outsized role in the care economy in the Arab States, performing 4. 7 times more unpaid care work than men – the highest female– to–male ratio anywhere in the world.  Building on unique analysis of the care...

Miscellaneous - - MENA region - Thematic report

The Care Economy in the Arab States: Towards recognizing, reducing and redistributing unpaid care work - brief

Created 21.12.2020

Women play an outsized role in the care economy in the Arab States, performing 4. 7 times more unpaid care work than men – the highest female– to–male ratio anywhere in the world.  This policy brief is based on the report...

Miscellaneous - - European Union - Legal text

Gender Action Plan III - women and girls'rights at the heart of the global recovery for a gender-equal world

Created 21.12.2020

The Gender Action Plan III provides the EU with a policy framework with five pillars of action for accelerating progress towards meeting international commitments and a world in which everyone has space to thrive. It makes the promotion of...

Economy / Employment - Bulgaria - Toolbox / Methodological guide

No Gaps Handbook and Toolbox for professionals in integral intervention with young female asylum seekers and refugees

Created 19.12.2020

The No Gaps Handbook & Toolbox for professionals in integral intervention with young female asylum seekers and refugees targets professionals in counselling migrant/refugee women aiming at improving their services dedicated to integrative...

Types of Violence - - International - Legal text

Intensification of efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women: Report of the UN Secretary-General (2020)

Created 07.12.2020

The present report, submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 73/148, provides information on measures taken by Member States and activities carried out within the United Nations system to eliminate violence against women and girls....

Civil and political rights - Algeria - Article

Women's Rights under Algerian Political Reform: Between Demands for Personal Rights and Accordance with Religious Authority

Created 07.12.2020

This study (published in the issue 34 of the journal Omran) examines the issue of Algerian women’s rights within the system of political reform that the country has seen since independence. These rights have been governed in part by the...