Fundamentalism concerns society in general but women are doubly concerned: they are directly targeted by the ideologies propagated by the fundamentalists; and they are affected by the consequences of a return to conservatism (more or less strict veil, limitations of mobility, early marriages, arranged marriages, etc.) and all the difficulties of integration that may result. Emigrants who leave in particular to Syria have a framework and a precise destiny defined by fundamentalist organizations, most of which are also called terrorists - Reactions of Belgian circles and women who go as far as ostracism. This text examines how women are treated under the fundamentalist regimes, those who engage, those who accept and those who revolt, and finally those who, after accepting, go back and want to get out and reintegrate into society from which they are coming.
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.