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Civil and political rights - Arab League - Thematic report

Gender Quotas and Parliamentary Representation

Created 28.05.2015

This double issue of the journal Al-Raida focuses on gender quotas. It analyses the controversy over gender quotas and their effectiveness through research articles from various parts of the Arab world in order to compare the different experiences...

Civil and political rights - Croatia - Conference proceedings

Gender Equality Conference. Conference Proceedings

Created 28.05.2015

Croatia joined the Community programme Gender Equality in 2006 signing a memorandum of understanding, which resulted in holdingan International Awareness Raising Conference about EU Policies and Legislation on Gender Equality held in Zagreb on 31...

Civil and political rights - Croatia - Legal text

Act on Gender Equality

Created 28.05.2015

This act lays down a general framework for the protection and promotion of gender equality as fundamental values of the Republic of Croatia. It is aligned with the provisions of international rules in force, as well as the European directives...

Civil and political rights - Lebanon - Study / Report

Cases of Femicide before Lebanese Courts

Created 28.05.2015

This study sheds light on several crimes committed against women and girls in the family framework in Lebanon. It provides understanding of the background and circumstances surrounding these crimes and the manner in which these cases are dealt with...

Economy / Employment - France - Study / Report

Is the National Police Force Still a Men' s Job?

Created 28.05.2015

This study focuses on the feminization of the national police and examines the obstacles to access the related careers (training, competitive examination) in the different bodies (technical and scientific police, patrolmen, officer, superintendent,...

Education / Professional training - - Europe - Study / Report

From Gender studies to Gender IN Studies: Gender Studies on Gender-Inclusive Curriculum in Higher Education

Created 28.05.2015

How to design a higher education curriculum that includes the gender perspective? How to make university research and education gender sensitive? Arehigher education institutions ready to revise their organizational structures and cultures in order...

Health / Emotional and sexual life - - International - Study / Report

Boys and Girls in the Life Cycle. Sex-disaggregated data on a selection of well-being indicators, from early age to young adulthood

Created 28.05.2015

This report presents a compilation of statistics disaggregated by gender concerning the main childhood and adolescence stages in the developing world. It examines a selection of indicators currently available to measure the well-being and assess...

Civil and political rights - - Multi-country - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Election Coverage from a Gender Perspective. A Media Monitoring Manual

Created 28.05.2015

This methodological tool enables analysis of the monitoring of the media coverage during the electoral campaigns. The manual, based on the experiences of six Latin American institutions, offers a useful tool to promote equitable media coverage in...

Economy / Employment - France - Study / Report

Sociological Study on the Occupational Integration of Women on Maternity Leave

Created 28.05.2015

The research presented in this study dossier forms part of a series of works that invite analysis of the professional and family careers of women who have benefited from maternity leave. In this study, based on around thirty experiences of family...

Civil and political rights - Arab League - Thematic report

Women in the Middle East

Created 28.05.2015

The seventh issue of the journal Culturas aims to provide a better understanding of the situation, habits, false ideas, changes and challenges found by women in the Middle East and elsewhere. This issue focuses on the core themes of women' s life...

Culture / Sports / Leasure - France - Study / Report

Portrayal of Women in the Media

Created 28.05.2015

The report points out the always important gap between women' s life today and their place and portrayal in the media, as well as the persistence of stereotypes. It seeks to understand why and how theportrayal of womenchannelled by the media does...

Economy / Employment - - Europe - Study / Report

Report on Progress on Equality between Women and Men in 2010. The gender balance in business leadership

Created 28.05.2015

This report focuses on progress in gender equality in the EU and presents statistical data on the advances achieved in the Member States since the adoption of the strategy "Europe 2020" and the Commission strategy for equality between women and men,...