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Miscellaneous - Jordan - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Women in leadership positions, local perceptions and obstacles in Ma'an Governorate

Created 24.05.2019

This diagnos is focuses on Jordanian women’ s practice of power and political responsibilities. It analyses existing legislations related to women’s involvementin the public life. It also explores local perceptions in this regard...

Education / Professional training - Lebanon - Article

Women's role in protecting the environment in Lebanon: Focus on Tripoli

Created 06.05.2019

This article focuses on women’s role and their involvement in the protection of the environment in the Caza of Tripoli, one of the six cazas that make up the governorate of North Lebanon. It is based mainly on a diagnosis produced by Donia...

Types of Violence - Egypt - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Women's perceptions and local mobilisations against domestic violence in Alexandria

Created 25.04.2019

Violence against women (VAW) has implications at many levels, especially at the social, psychological and economic ones. This diagnosis explores the level of women’s awareness regarding the forms of violence they are exposed to, their causes...

Economy / Employment - Jordan - Article

Working conditions of women in factories in Jordan

Created 27.03.2019

This article looks at the working conditions of Jordanian women in the factories, taking Zarqa region where training and professional development opportunities are limited as a case study. These conditions reduce women’s chances to be...

Education / Professional training - Palestinian Authority - Article

Girls'Access to Education in Palestine: Focus on various Localities in Area C

Created 26.02.2019

This article focuses on girls’ access to school education in "Area C" where security and administrative authorities are under Israeli control since the Oslo Accords in 1993, including factors that lead to girls’ recurrent absences and school...

Miscellaneous - Lebanon - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: The role of women in preserving the environment in Tripoli

Created 31.01.2019

Tripoli District is facing serious environmental problems, including high levels of pollution that threaten public health. While many civil society movements are calling for sustainable environmental measures, women’s participation in public...

Economy / Employment - Algeria - Article

Female Entrepreneurship in Algeria

Created 28.01.2019

This article focuses on women’s entrepreneurship in Algeria and in particular the factors that limit or encourage Algerian women to be involved in this sector. It is based mainly on two field diagnoses, one in the province/wilaya of Algiers-center...

Civil and political rights - Tunisia - Article

Women's participation in public and political life in Tunisia at the local level

Created 03.01.2019

At the global level, there is still a structural under-representation of women in the traditional political field, including in senior positions. In Tunisia, despite a long-standing commitment of women in feminist movements and in civil society,...

Education / Professional training - Palestinian Authority - Foundation Production

Field diagnosis: Girls Access to education in six Area C localities in Bethlehem and Al Khalil

Created 29.11.2018

This diagnosis explores school education in six localities in Area C (Kisan, Al-Rashayida, Al-Meniah, Zif, Ma’en, and Al-Bweeb) which are fully controlled by the Israeli colonial authority and are among the most vulnerable areas in the West...

Types of Violence - Morocco - Article

Gender-Based Violence and Minors'Marriage in Morocco: Progress and Challenges

Created 23.11.2018

This article focuses on gender-based violence (GBV) and marriage of minors based mainly on a field diagnosis in the Marrakech-Safi region, and on a case study on the marriage of minors in the province of Al-Haouz, conducted by the Federation of...

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...

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...