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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...

Types of Violence - Jordan - Study / Report

Status of Violence against Women in Jordan

Created 29.05.2015

This report studies the status of violence against women and the role of national institutions involved in this field to better understand the scope of the problem. The objective is to identify concepts and practical recommendations in order to...

Miscellaneous - Portugal - Study / Report

Men and Women in Portugal 2010

Created 29.05.2015

This document aims at collecting, analysing and disseminating sex-disaggregated data to highlight the gaps between genders in Portuguese society. The indicators proposed cover numerous issues: population; family and marriage; education and...

Types of Violence - Egypt - Study / Report

Egypt Violence against Women Study - Media Coverage of Violence against Women

Created 29.05.2015

This study focuses on the role of the media and the attitudes towards women and the representation of violence against women based on an analysis of the Media Watch Unit reports on the mass media in Egypt. The study includes an analysis of the...

Types of Violence - - Europe - Study / Report

Country Report 2010. Reality check on data collection and European services for women and children survivors of violence. A Right for Protection and Support?

Created 29.05.2015

This annual report offers information and recommendations aimed at improving the services provided to women in Europe, notably to migrant minority women. By showing that these women are often faced with multiple types of violence and...

Economy / Employment - - Europe - Study / Report

Women and the labour market. Hearing of 29 April 2008

Created 29.05.2015

This report presents the findings of the hearing held on 29 April 2008 by the Labour Market Observatory (LMO) of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) on the issue "Women and the labour market". The hearing addressed the difficulties...

Civil and political rights - - European Union - Conference proceedings

The Role of Parliamentary Committees in Mainstreaming Gender and Promoting the Status of Women

Created 29.05.2015

In order to help members of parliamentary bodies to further strengthen gender equality, between 4 and 6 December 2006 the Inter-ParliamentaryUnion(IPU) held a seminar entitled "The Role of Parliamentary Committees in Mainstreaming Gender and...

Economy / Employment - - Europe - Study / Report

Pay Gap between Men and Women in the European Union. Quantitative and Qualitative Indicators

Created 29.05.2015

This report seeks to provide an overall view of pay inequalities in Europe, based on nine indicators approved by the Council of Ministers of the European Union (EU) in 2001, and to formulate a proposal for updating these indicators, bearing in mind...