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1249 Resources found in English

Types of Violence - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Handbook for Legislation on Violence against Women

Created 02.11.2018

Comprehensive legislation is fundamental for an effective and coordinated response to violence against women. States have clear obligations under international law to enact, implement and monitor legislation addressing all forms of violence against...

Economy / Employment - - MENA region - Article

Impact of Women Wage Segregation on Economic Growth: Evidence from Brazil, Egypt and Jordan

Created 01.11.2018

This research analysis studies and outlines the statistical data regarding the female labor force the female labor trends in three countries, Egypt, Jordan & Brazil. The three countries chosen provide a diverse comparative analysis with Egypt...

Types of Violence - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Preventing Violence Against Women in Elections

Created 31.10.2018

The publication brings to light the scourge of violence against women in elections. It seeks to identify the specific components of violence against women in elections, including types, tactics, victims and perpetrators, and presents options for...

Types of Violence - Turkey - Study / Report

The Dynamics of Honor Killing in Turkey - Prospects for Action

Created 29.10.2018

This report summarizes and evaluates qualitative research about so-called ’honour killings’. It focused the different perceptions of honour and the consequences faced by people engaged in ’dishonourable conduct’. It also...

Economy / Employment - Tunisia - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Climate change and the economic empowerment of oasis women in Tozeur

Created 26.10.2018

Over the last few years the oases regions have undergone great alterations due to climate change. According to the UN, women are most affected by climate change and natural disasters. This diagnosis is concerned with women’s contribution to...

Types of Violence - - European Union - Study / Report

Gender-specific measures in anti-trafficking actions

Created 18.10.2018

Trafficking for sexual exploitation is the most commonly reported form of human trafficking in the European Union. It is a form of gender-based violence that disproportionately affects women. 95% of registered victims of trafficking for sexual...

Types of Violence - - European Union - Study / Report

Sexism, harassment and violence against women in parliaments in Europe

Created 17.10.2018

This study is based on interviews with 123 female MPs and parliamentary staff in Council of Europe member States. It provided figures and document a range of sexist and violent behaviour against women in parliaments. It also seeks to assess the...

Economy / Employment - - European Union - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Women of Colour in the Workplace

Created 16.10.2018

This toolkit aims to challenge dominant diversity management practices to move beyond gender as a singular category and shift toward an intersectional approach to diversity management. It calls for an approach to diversity management that...

Miscellaneous - - International - Institutional agendas

The Francophonie's Strategy for the Promotion of Gender Equality, the Rights and the Empowerment of Women and Girls

Created 16.10.2018

On October 11 and 12, 2018, the Armenian capital Yerevan hosted the 17th Conference of Heads of State and Government of French-Speaking Countries, during which the Francophonie’s strategy "Promotion of Gender Equality, Rights and Empowerment of...

Miscellaneous - Spain - Article

Gypsy women have much to contribute to the movement towards equality

Created 10.10.2018

Sonia Cortés and Jennifer Amador are responsible for the two most important programmes of the Gypsy Secretarial Foundation in Malaga, working towards the development and integration of the "gitano" community and the acceptance of their...

Civil and political rights - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Toolkit for Advocating Women's Rights in 7 Steps

Created 10.10.2018

Developed by the Center of Arab Women for Training and Research - CAWTAR, this toolkit has been an opportunity to combine long-term theoretical and practical experience in advocacy, especially in gender issues, with lessons learned from the field...

Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Bibliography

Bibliography: Stories and woes of women in the Euro-Mediterranean region: Narrative, body, violence, money

Created 08.10.2018

This bibliography was prepared by the Euro-Mediterranean Academic and Scientific Network on Gender and Women (RUSEMEG) within the framework of the Research conference ‘’Stories and woes of women in the Euro-Mediterranean region:...