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Network of networks - Types of Violence - Egypt

Launching the campaign Their Journey: Why We Became Feminists

Created 25.11.2020

Within its yearly participation in the occasion of the 16 Days Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence; in 2020, Nazra for Feminist Studies, as part of this international campaign, will re-highlight the lives and experiences of those who chose to...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Morocco

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign in Morocco

Created 23.11.2020

Gender-based violence against women and girls is an assault on their dignity and discrimination against them. It is the result of the different forms of inequality that exist. It is one of the most widespread and persistent human rights violations...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - European Union

First-ever strategy on LGBTIQ equality in the EU

Created 13.11.2020

First-ever strategy on LGBTIQ equality in the EU

On the 12th of November 2020, The European Commission presented  the first-ever EU Strategy for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, non-binary, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) equality, as announced by President von der Leyen in her 2020...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Call for internships at the IEMed for the year 2021

Created 10.11.2020

Call for internships at the IEMed for the year 2021

The IEMed just launched its call for applications for 8 paid internships (January-December 2021) for young people with high education degrees in the following fields:Gender equality; Euro-Mediterranean policies and EuroMeSCo Resources; Euromed...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Libya

Libyan women have the right to more than just a seat at the table in their country's peace process

Created 03.11.2020

Libyan women have the right to more than just a seat at the table in their country's peace process

Press release by the Delegation of the European Union to LibyaThe UN Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security on 31 October 2000. As we mark its 20th anniversary, the Ambassador of the European Union t...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Spain

ADHUC participates in a cycle of debates celebrating the plurality of feminisms

Created 27.10.2020

ADHUC participates in a cycle of debates celebrating the plurality of feminisms

Within the framework of UB Debates: Feminism(s) - a series of seminars organized by the vice-chancellorship of the Universitat de Barcelona - ADHUC’s session focussed on violence against women to provide an academic view on the topic with the...

Research - Education / Professional training - France

LEGS Anual Seminar Translating gender, 2020-2021

Created 27.10.2020

This monthly-held seminar, bringing together the entire LEGS-Laboratory for Gender and Sexuality Studies, but open to the general public, puts the notion of translation –in the linguistic sense but also cultural and political– at the...

Portuguese Platform for Women's Rights (PpDM) presents Council of Europe's initiative to prevent and combat sexism

The Portuguese Platform for Women’s Rights (PpDM - Plataforma portuguesa para os Direitos das Mulheres) presents the European project of the Council of Europe’s initiative Mobilize Against Sexism! (Mobiliza-te Contra o Sexismo!) which...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

MIFTAH caps off four training workshops within its protection and promotion of women's human rights project

Created 20.10.2020

Ramallah – 6/10/2020MIFTAH recently completed a series of training workshops on women’s political participation, gender-based violence and promoting public voter awareness for participation in the upcoming elections. A total of 81...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Issue 30-31 Quaderns de la Mediterrànea - Intercultural Dialogue: Recognising Ourselves in the Culture of the Other

Created 09.10.2020

Issue 30-31 Quaderns de la Mediterrànea - Intercultural Dialogue: Recognising Ourselves in the Culture of the Other

In this issue, devoted to dialogue and mutual awareness, we want to focus on our common future, bearing in mind the difficult current context and building on all that has been developed in the last 25 years. We are aware of the need to meet the...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

EU cross-border cooperation programme celebrates International Day of Rural Women

Created 09.10.2020

EU cross-border cooperation programme celebrates International Day of Rural Women

The ENI CBC Med Programme organized a webinar to celebrate the United Nations’ International Day of Rural Women on 15 October from 11:00 to 13:00 CET.  The objective of the webinar “Unleashing the potential of Mediterranean women...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Lebanon

ABAAD Founder and Director, Ghida Anani, named Champion for Peace

Created 03.10.2020

ABAAD Founder and Director, Ghida Anani, named Champion for Peace

ABAAD’s founder Ghida Anani has been named Champion for Peace. Champions of Change is an initiative started by the Pathfinders to highlight advocates who have made an impact in their communities and have helped to create peaceful, just and...