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Education / Professional training - Morocco - Article

The manufacture of bodies in and through sex education in Morocco

Created 07.02.2018

The education system is a place of socialization by excellence. In addition to its mission of transmitting knowledge, it is an instrument of body manufacturing, through the norms and values ​​it conveys. The analysis of the educational practices...

Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Article

The notion of women's empowerment between relevance and ambivalence

Created 07.02.2018

The academic usage of the notion of empowerment in various fields (development, poverty, gender equality, etc. ) do not always draw on the same conceptual framework. This article aims to summarize some of the advantages but also some limitations of...

Civil and political rights - Egypt - Study / Report

Field Diagnosis: For Effective Women's Political Participation at Local Level in Luxor

Created 02.02.2018

Although women have played a role in all of Egypt’s historical moments, their participation in local councils is still very low. This diagnosis analysed the role that civil society, political parties and the media can play in supporting a...

Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Promoting participation of women and youth in the Palestinian Political System

Created 15.12.2017

While women and youth make up the largest segments of the Palestinian society, their participation in the political life remains under expectations. Underrepresentation of women and youth in leadership and decision making levels severely impacts...

Economy / Employment - Algeria - Foundation Production

Field diagnosis: For the inclusion of local actors in the promotion of female entrepreneurship

Created 30.11.2017

The purpose of the diagnosis is to analyse obstacles to entrepreneurship and the entrepreneurial intentions of women from the wilaya (province) of Algiers, taking two districts of the city of Algiers as case studies. Those districts are El Idrissi...

Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Multi-actor mobilizations in favor of gender equality in the Southern Mediterranean

Created 06.11.2017

This booklet summarizes several initiatives coordinated within the framework of the 2nd cycle of the project "Strengthening the capacities of gender equality actors" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and the " Women...

Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Toolbox / Methodological guide

Gender Equality in the Mediterranean - Local Perspectives From the South

Created 06.11.2017

This booklet summarizes a number of initiatives coordinated within the framework of teh 1st cycle of the project "Strengthening the capacities of gender equality actors" funded by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development...

Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Foundation Production

We have the floor: Mediterranean civil society calls for gender equality to become a reality

Created 30.10.2017

The project CSO WINS ‘’Capacity-Building in the Southern Mediterranean to Open Policy Dialogue and Monitoring for Women in Society’’, is a European Union funded project. It targets local associations in order to...

Civil and political rights - Tunisia - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Women's Political Participation in Monastir and Sousse

Created 02.08.2017

Although Tunisian women have actively participated in political life for a long time, they are generally absent from power and decision-making positions. This diagnosis describes the political commitment of Tunisian women, with special focus on the...

Civil and political rights - Lebanon - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Women's Political Participation in Lebanon: Perspectives from Mount-Lebanon

Created 02.08.2017

Although Lebanon is sometimes considered as the only democratic country in the Arab region with a free political environment and electoral system, the situation of women has not been strengthened enough for them to have a role on an equal footing...

Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Palestinian women and the political process: an insight into the West Bank

Created 02.08.2017

This field diagnosis, elaborated by Women’s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling (WCLAC), acknowledges women’s effective role in Palestinian politics and examines the factors that hinder their representation in decision-making...

Types of Violence - Algeria - Study / Report

Field diagnosis: Violence against women in Algeria - Focus on Oran

Created 26.07.2017

Violence against women (VAW) is a pervasive problem in Algeria as elsewhere in the world. It affects all social classes and regions and occurs both inside the home and in the public sphere. Yet, the issue remains largely invisible due to social...