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Health / Emotional and sexual life - - Multi-country - Study / Report

Social norms and beliefs about gender based violence scale: a measure for use with gender based violence prevention programs in low-resource and humanitarian settings

Created 29.10.2019

Gender-based violence (GBV) primary prevention programs seek to facilitate change by addressing the underlying causes and drivers of violence against women and girls at a population level. Social norms are contextually and socially derived...

Miscellaneous - - International - Toolbox / Methodological guide

The gender impact assessment and monitoring tool - GIM Tool

Created 29.10.2019

This gender impact assessment and monitoring tool (GIM tool) has been developed in the framework of the Women2030 project, with the explicit objective of helping women and gender civil society organisations to implement the UN 2030 Agenda for...

Economy / Employment - Tunisia - Article

Climate change and Tunisia's Tozeur oases: an opportunity to boost women's leadership and economic activity

Created 28.10.2019

Despite the disproportionate impact of climate change on women and scientists alarm bells, these risks must be faced with hope and seen as an opportunity to empower women and increase their contributions to finding sustainable alternatives and...

Economy / Employment - Algeria - Article

Illegal Migration of Algerian Women as an Act of Resistance: A Sociological Study of the Phenomenon of the Harragat

Created 28.10.2019

In recent years Algerian women have witnessed major socio–cultural transformations, which have enabled them to undertake new roles and take part in their country’s development. This has not, however, led to their liberation from the...

Types of Violence - - European Union - Study / Report

Police and justice sector data on intimate partner violence against women in the European Union

Created 28.10.2019

Quality administrative data that are available and comparable are key to understanding the scale of intimate partner violence in the EU and monitoring progress in tackling it. Administrative data measure the response of...

Types of Violence - - European Union - Study / Report

Understanding intimate partner violence in the EU: the role of data

Created 28.10.2019

The report analyses the current situation concerning data collection in each Member State and focuses on possible ways of using data to inform policymaking. It discusses the regulatory framework for data collection at EU level, and the indicators...

Miscellaneous - - International - Study / Report

Harnessing the Power of Data for Gender Equality: Introducing the 2019 EM2030 SDG Gender Index

Created 28.10.2019

The index presented in this report is the most comprehensive tool available to explore the state of gender equality across 129 countries (covering 95% of the world’s girls and women), 14 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and 51...

Types of Violence - Jordan - Study / Report

Sexual Harassment in Jordan

Created 23.10.2019

This study aims at determining the extent of harassment and its prevalence by location, gender, age, community groups and different nationalities, and to identify the most prevalent types of harassment in Jordan. The study follows a descriptive and...

Types of Violence - Egypt - Study / Report

Riding the Cyber Wave: How Feminist Activism Develops Strategies against Gender-Based Violence

Created 21.10.2019

This policy brief aims to capture the multifacetedeness of online feminist activism using Egypt as a case study, as the country witnesses an important dynamic of activism that mirrors aspects of similar activism elsewhere in the Euro- Mediterranean...

Civil and political rights - Syria - Article

Marriage crises: Syrian migrant women's perspectives on war and divorce

Created 02.10.2019

War and displacement have lasting effects on gender norms within intimate relationships. This article is based on a research on Syrian migrant women and couples, which investigates the significant rise in Syrian divorce rates since the war, and...

Economy / Employment - - International - Legal text

Convention and Recommendation on the elimination of violence and harassment in the world of work - 2019

Created 02.10.2019

The Violence and Harassment Convention, 2019, and Violence and Harassment Recommendation, 2019, were adopted on the final day of the Centenary International Labour Conference, in June 2019 in Geneva.  The Convention recognizes that...

Civil and political rights - Egypt - Article

Women's Participation in Local Politics in Luxor Governorate, Egypt

Created 30.09.2019

While gender stereotypes, roles and expectations intimidate women’s participation in political and public life in some countries, legislation and the absence of gender-sensitive policies are seen as one of the main challenges of gender...