Economy / Employment - - Multi-country

Women and Unions in Southern Mediterranean Countries: Summary Report

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This document summarises five national reports on the participation of women in economic, social, political and trade union life in five southern Mediterranean countries (Algeria, Jordan, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia). Its aim is to assess the situation of working women and offer guidelines to overcome the main shortcomings concerning equality. It describes the place of women within the family but also in the public sphere, notably their low representation in trade union organisations. 


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Radhia BelHadj Zekri
  • Publishing house : Euromed Trade Union Forum
  • Publication date : 2011
  • Number of pages : 23
  • Language : French


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Association BALODIREN
Department of Gender Studies, Faculty for Social Wellbeing, University of Malta
Regional Center for Dialogue and Mediation (RCMD)
European Observatory on Femicide
Hassine Karim Glaied
Moroccan Association of Reproductive Health
Youth & Women Empowerment Forum
Malta Confederation of Women's Organisations - MCWO
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Association Khmir Environnement et Développement
Observatori Cultural de Gènere
Jiwar Creation & Society
Youth Capacities Development Association-Biskra (YCDB)
Benno pour reussir
Bothoor Alkhaer Human Organization
Women'  s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling
Intissar Bendjabellah
Nazra for Feminist Studies
Portuguese Association of Women in Legal Careers
Mobilising for Rights Associates (MRA)
Femmes pour le Dire, Femmes pour Agir (FDFA)
Safadi Foundation
Liberated T
Mediterranean Network against Trafficking Women (MNATW)
Al-Bait Assamed Association Society
Kadın ve Demokrasi Derneği - KADEM - Women and Democracy Association
Equality Unit
Horus Foundation for Development and Training
Challenge Association of Sustainable Development (A.C.D.D.)
Saba Hamlet for Gender Equality
Associació Catalana de Dones Directives i Empresaries
Association Voix d'Ève (AVE)
Association Anaouat pour la femme et l'enfant
Programme d'Appui à la Société Civile (PASC-TUNISIE)

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