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Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Morocco

The Zakoura Foundation's 2020 annual report is online!

Created 17.12.2021

The Zakoura Foundation's 2020 annual report is online!

In a spirit of transparency and sharing, the Zakoura Foundation presents its 2020 activity report and reports on the results and objectives achieved despite a particular context of global health crisis. A new year which has consolidated the...

Network of networks - Health / Emotional and sexual life - - MENA region

Nazra for Feminist Studies launches A Story behind the Story during the campaign 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

Created 13.12.2021

Feminists, activists or women human rights defenders often appear strong and persevering. However, being in such a path of activism and struggle could sometimes get blurry, with a number of feminists and activists overlooking their right to a...

The Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers finalizes the awareness sessions about the international conventions of women's rights and MAPUTO Protocol

In cooperation with Equality Now – Kenya, the Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers held 12 awareness sessions which were attended by more than 250 participants from CSOs leaders and representatives. CSOs leaders represented 10 different...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

Establishing the First Egyptian Network to raise awareness regarding MAPUTO Protocol

Created 29.11.2021

Establishing the First Egyptian Network to raise awareness regarding MAPUTO Protocol

In the context of its social role to advance the conditions of Egyptian women and defend the African and Arab women’s rights, the Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers in partnership with Equality Now (Kenya) and in cooperation with SOAWR has...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

The Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers launches its Strategic Plan

Created 29.11.2021

The Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers launches its Strategic Plan

Towards continuing its development and improving institutional performance, and starting from its accumulating experiences and its different research, material and human resources and in the context of support and cooperation with Diakonia "School...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

AEFL starts events of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign

Created 29.11.2021

AEFL starts events of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign

Awareness session about girls’ marriage and violence against women was held in the context of the social campaign to combat child marriage and #16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign. In line with #16 Days of Activism against...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

The Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers gives an oral statement at the 80th session of CEDAW Committee

Created 29.11.2021

In the 80th session of the CEDAW Committee, the Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers (AEFL) gave an oral statement at the public informal meeting which was held for NGOs to give their oral statements. In its statement AEFL agrees with CEDAW...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

Success Story

Created 29.11.2021

Success StoryThe Project of Combating Early MarriageThe Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers In cooperation with Equality Now in Lebanon, the Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers (AEFL) started the implementation of the project "S...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - - International

The Scholarships programme for education on photography and photojournalism

Created 29.11.2021

At International Women In Photo, we would like to ask you to support a cause that we know is close to your heart; advancing women empowerment, and promoting the creativity and exposure of female creators in photography and image-based work....

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Tunisia

Guide for media

Created 28.11.2021

Guide for media

27th of november was a Marked day for Joussour association. It was the day of the declaration and the presentation of our referential guide for media clubs ,with a gender approach . Our guide is the first referential guide with the gender approach...

Documentary centre - Types of Violence - - European Union

EBRD approves strategies for promotion of gender equality and equality of opportunity

Created 26.11.2021

Boosting equality of opportunity and advancing women’s economic empowerment, the Board of Directors of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved new strategies for the promotion of gender...

Documentary centre - Types of Violence - - European Union

Stop Violence Against Women: Statement by the European Commission and the High Representative

Created 26.11.2021

On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on 25 November, the European Commission and the High Representative/Vice President, Josep Borrell, issued the following...