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Practices from the field. Advocating for Women in the Euro-Mediterranean Region

31.03.2016 / Created by (EMWF)

This analysis presents 12 successful practices in advocacy and policy dialogue pertaining to gender equality, developed in the Euro-Mediterranean region.With the aim to foster the transfer of the lessons learnt, this analysis proposes approaches and tools (grassroots mobilization, capacity-building, lobbying, international human rights mechanisms…) to mobilize policy makers and public opinion in favor of women’s rights. Furthermore, the analysis is based on eight components: background, scope and objectives, strategies, operations and activities, partnerships and engaging stakeholders, impact, critical factors for success and lastly lessons learned. This overview provides a tool to outline critical success factors that can be useful for all those actors willing to engage in policy dialogue and advocacy for gender equality.


  • Type of publication : Foundation Production
  • Author : Euro-Mediterranean Women´s Foundation (EMWF)
  • Publishing house : Euro-Mediterranean Women´s Foundation (EMWF) and the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)
  • Publication date : 2016
  • Number of pages : 109
  • Language : English


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