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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...

Economy / Employment - Algeria - Study / Report

Field Diagnosis: Developing female entrepreneurship in the wilaya of Sétif

Created 05.10.2018

The Sétif region is known for its economic, commercial and industrial dynamism. It also has several specialised education and training centres. In this context, what is the proportion of women entrepreneurs and businesses run by women? How...

Civil and political rights - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Study / Report

Euro-Mediterranean Women's Expectations - Civil Society Findings and Ministerial Commitments

Created 03.10.2018

In 2015, the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM) launched a qualitative report that served as ‘’mechanism for monitoring’’ the implementation of Paris Declaration Commitments which was adopted by the Union for...

Civil and political rights - Morocco - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: The role of elected women in the province of Ifrane

Created 31.07.2018

Despite a favourable legal framework for equality of opportunity in the mechanisms for political action and access to political responsibilities, women’s presence in elected positions in local authorities in Morocco remains below expectations....

Economy / Employment - Jordan - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Advocating Gender Equality in Zarqaa's factories

Created 18.05.2018

Zarqaa Governorate is considered one of the most important industrial hubs in Jordan. Women working in its factories are enduring hard working conditions. Additionally, female workers lack training and professional development opportunities, which...