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Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

Mozn Hassan will appear on Thursday 29 July 2021 before the investigation judge for the third time

Created 29.07.2021

After being officially summoned and charged for the first time, on 22 March 2016 in the Case No. 173 for the year 2011, known in the media as “The NGOs’ Foreign Funding” Case, and for the second time on 18 June 2018, to be...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - - International

2GAP officially launches its global platform during the Generation Equality Forum

Created 28.07.2021

At the occasion of the Generation Equality Forum, 2GAP presented on 1st July 2021 its webinar: “The power to decide to change the world. ” Following this event, the collective was pleased to officially launch its global platform. During...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Palestinian Authority

Our Safe Spaces training programme, to tackle GBV in Palestine

Created 27.07.2021

Our Safe Spaces training programme, to tackle GBV in Palestine

Our Safe Spaces: a training programme to tackle GBV in PalestineFor 5 days, 18 programmers were able to build a data base on topics related with gender-based violence. During the training, organised by Community Media Center, the participants also...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Navigate through the new IEMed website and discover more on Gender Equality in the Euromed region!

Created 26.07.2021

Navigate through the new IEMed website and discover more on Gender Equality in the Euromed region!

Ever since its creation, in 2014, the Secretariat of the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation is located at the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed). In July, 2021, the IEMed launched a new website that includes all its upcoming...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Discussing gender-policy responses in the MENA region

Created 15.07.2021

On June 30, the round table “COVID-19 in the MENA region: What Gender Policy Responses Do We Need?” brought experts together to explore the inclusive gender responses needed for a better future for women and communities in the region....

Documentary centre - Miscellaneous - - International

International Non-Binary Day 2021

Created 15.07.2021

International Non-Binary Day, celebrated around the world every year on July 14th, is an occasion to lift up non-binary members within the LGBTQ community. At a time when young people’s identities are being targeted by legislation in multiple...

Documentary centre - Miscellaneous - - International

The Generation Equality Forum concludes in Paris with announcement of commitments

Created 05.07.2021

The Generation Equality Forum Paris concluded today with the announcement of bold gender equality commitments and launch of a global 5-year action journey to accelerate gender equality by 2026. The Forum’s bold, action-oriented agenda will be...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - - International

Opening of the Generation Equality Forum: 100 feminist associations call for mobilisation for the universal rights of women

Created 01.07.2021

The Feminist Collective for the Generation Equality Forum, which brings together more than a hundred French, European and international civil society organizations, based on a universalist and intergenerational approach, in continuity with the...

Documentary centre - Miscellaneous - - European Union

Trans Advocacy Week 2021: Trans Activists Worldwide Come Together During the UN Human Rights Council

Created 21.06.2021

For the fifth year in a row, trans and gender diverse activists from all over the world will come together during the June/July session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, to raise awareness of the human rights situation of their communities...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - - Euro-Mediterranean region

The EMWF at the project MAGIC

Created 10.06.2021

The Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation participated on June 8, 2021 at one of MAGIC’s internal meetings.  The project MAGIC (lead by the IEMed) will map gendered Islamophobia in Belgian and Spanish newspapers. MAGIC (Muslim...

Documentary centre - Types of Violence - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Online Gender-Based Violence: What Scenario For The MENA Region ?

Created 27.05.2021

Euro-med rights issued the following piece of news on "Online Gender-Based Violence: What Scenario For The MENA Region ?"The 2011 Arab uprisings kicked off a decade of online activism in the MENA region. Blogs and social media became tools of...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Tunisia

Take part in the study on women and transport in Tunisia!

Created 27.05.2021

As part of the Women and Security advocacy, Aswat Nissa is conducting a study on women and transport in Tunisia. The goal of the study is to identify the problems women face in their daily displacements in order to propose solutions to policy...