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The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Algeria

AFEV analyses how to foster women's entrepreneurship in Algiers

Created 28.06.2017

AFEV analyses how to foster women's entrepreneurship in Algiers

In Algeria, there are few studies on women’s entrepreneurship at the local level. The Association of Women in Green Economy (Association des femmes en économie verte) -AFEV undertook a study in order to bring women’s vision of...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - France

Olympics 2024 Paris: campaign against sexual apartheid in sport

Created 26.06.2017

Olympics 2024 Paris: campaign against sexual apartheid in sport

Due to the candidature of Paris to host the Olympic Games in 2024, the Ligue du Droit International des femmes, the Coordination Française pour le Lobby Européen des Femmes and the Movement « Laissez les femmes...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Tunisia

Crowdfunding first goal achieved!

Created 23.06.2017

Crowdfunding first goal achieved!

Good news! The first target of our crowdfunding campaign has been reached! A big ‘Thank You’ to all the people who have participated and continue to participate in our campaign: "One School – One Year" has now become a reality!...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Morocco

Tamaynut is engaged to push women into decision-making decisions in Souss-Massa

Created 23.06.2017

Tamaynut is engaged to push women into decision-making decisions in Souss-Massa

Several structural obstacles prevent women´s access to leadership. These obstacles are of a legal, socio-economic, cultural and individual nature, involving a range of institutional and individual actors. To better understand the situation,...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Morocco

Mentoring for young start-ups

Created 21.06.2017

Mentoring for young start-ups

After the great success of the entrepreneurship capacity-building program for women in Morocco ‘Start Me Up – Women Growth in Morocco’ in 2016, Global Shapers (Hub from Rabat) organized on Saturday, 17 June 2017 in Farah’s...

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

16 associations work in pairs to influence women’s policies

Created 20.06.2017

16 associations work in pairs to influence women’s policies

Sixteen associations from the Southern Mediterranean and the EU are involved in learning exchanges to share ideas on their strategies to defend women’s rights and approach policy-makers. Eight of them are developing advocacy campaigns on...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Have a look at our June’s Newsletter!

Created 09.06.2017

Have a look at our June’s Newsletter!

Our Newsletter N. 11 is now available!We are proud to present you the new study about gender-based violence in Marrakech – Safi elaborated by the Federation of Women’s Rights Leagues in Marrakech-Safi with the participation of NGOs, the...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Lebanon

Performance: No Demand No Supply

Created 02.06.2017

Performance: No Demand No Supply

One of the most striking events of the month was "No Demand No Supply" – a performance conceived and directed by Sahar Assaf in collaboration with the American University of Beirut (AUB) Theater Initiative. The performance was based on...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Algeria

AFEV organizes an information and divulgation day about the outcomes of a study on women’s entrepreneurship

Created 29.05.2017

AFEV organizes an information and divulgation day about the outcomes of a study on women’s entrepreneurship

Under the high patronage of the Ministry of national solidarity, family and women’s conditions, a conference was organized on 13th May 2017 in the graduate school of social security by the Association des femmes en économie verte - AFEV...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - - MENA region

The Foundation strengthens links with young women leaders from the MENA region

Created 29.05.2017

The Foundation strengthens links with young women leaders from the MENA region

On May 9, the Foundation attended the opening of the Course: Women of the Future in the Mediterranean (FAM) which took place in Paris. This course consisted of a series of classes and workshops on gender, politics and leaderships designed to...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Tunisia

One School One Year

Created 26.05.2017

One School One Year

Crowd Funding Campaign to promote gender equality and preventing violence in the Mediterranean Region. Ideaborn Foundation has launched One School, One Year!This campaign aims to meet the real needs of both the students and teaching professionals o...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Morocco

25 women met in Rabat for networking and personal development

Created 26.05.2017

25 women met in Rabat for networking and personal development

Saturday 20th May 2017, Royal Institute for Amazigh Culture (IRCAM), Rabat. A meeting was organized, last Saturday 20th May 2017 in the Royal Institute for Amazigh Culture Rabat-Morocco (IRCAM), by the Women’s Network for Mentoring /...