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Documentary centre - Types of Violence - Egypt

Egypt: EU supports the combat against gender based violence

Created 21.04.2021

In an event, last week under the EU Support to Egypt’s National Population Strategy project, Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria, and Patriarch of the See of St Mark signed three declarations to support family planning and combat female...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Morocco

The Rural Education Fund makes pre-schoolers happy

Created 13.04.2021

The Zakoura Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of 3 pre-schools within the framework of the Fonds pour l’Education en zone Rurale - F. E. R. and as part of a partnership with the Commune of Arbaoua, Province of Kenitra. Thanks to...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Tunisia

Follow-up sessions within the framework of the Feyza project for equal opportunities

Created 12.04.2021

Follow-up sessions within the framework of the Feyza project for equal opportunities

In April 2021, Jusoor participated in a follow-up session within the framework of the project Feyza for equal opportunities.  About the projectFunded by the UN, Feyza seeks to promote the rule of law through gender equality, strengthening ci...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

EuroMeSCo's Annual conference on post-covid Euro-Med relations

Created 30.03.2021

Hundreds of experts set to discuss and shape the New Agenda for the MediterraneanEuroMeSCo, the main Euro-Mediterranean network of think tanks coordinated by the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), will hold its Annual Conference via...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - - European Union

The IEMed leads MAGIC, a project aimed at preventing gender islamophobia in Spanish and Belgian media

Created 25.03.2021

The project MAGIC, co-funded by the EU, will train Muslim communities, Muslim women, and civil society organisations to stand against gender islamophobia in public narrativesThe kick-off meeting of the project was held on March 24, 2021. The...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - International

Associations denounce Turkey's withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention

Created 22.03.2021

On Friday, March 19, 2021, the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced his decision to withdraw from the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul Convention). This...

The Foundation - Culture / Sports / Leasure - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Check out the winners and finalists of our art contest Collaging a Gender-Equal Future!

Created 11.03.2021

Check out the results of our art contest  "Collaging a Gender-Equal Future: Tailoring the Transformations of the Euro-Mediterranean Space", launched together with the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) as part of the...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Morocco

Promoting parity, a necessary step towards achieving gender equality in Morocco

Created 19.02.2021

In Morocco, preparations are under way for the elections that will be held in 2021. This year, all elected national, local and professional institutions will be renewed, including regional councils and several chambers. The COVID-19 will certainly...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Feminist Movements and Leadership in the Mediterranean

Created 19.02.2021

On February 22, from 5 p. m. to 6. 15 p. m. , Ambassador Delphine O will welcome Ms. Fawzia Baba-Aissa, co-founder of the Mediterranean Women’s Fund - Fonds pour les femmes en Méditerranée, as part of the 6th thematic event...

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

A training programme to enhance Euro-Med interculturality

Created 18.02.2021

Act for dialogue, be a plural citizen! The project "Act for dialogue, Be a plural citizen!" (of wich FFM is a partner) aims to contribute to a better understanding and appropriation of the common heritage that constitutes the...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - - MENA region

Virtual Meeting: Social-Friendly Media Content to Support Women's Leadership through the Use of Modern Technology

Created 18.02.2021

CAWTAR held a virtual meeting on social-friendly media content to support women’s leadership through the use of modern technology. The meeting was aimed at journalists from local and regional media organizations. CAWTAR’s training...

Exchange of good practices in handling domestic violence cases and protecting abused women and their children between Greece and Iceland

On 28th of January 2021, the results of the cross-sectional Working Group that was held during 26th-27th of January 2021 in the framework of the bilateral initiative between European Anti-Violence Network (EAVN) and the Icelandic Police, were...