This report provides the reader with a collection of papers, prepared for the International conference “Women´s Studies North and South: Addressing global gender and social justice’’. It aims at reflecting on the existing relationships between women’s studies programs, feminist scholars, activist groups and coalitions. It analyses the extent to which the academic programs integrate feminist activism and policy work in their curricula. The report includes also examples from the Arab region, such as: Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.