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Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

Closing conference by AFEL on the promotion of women's political participation

Created 26.02.2018

Closing conference by AFEL on the promotion of women's political participation

On February 22, 2018, the Association of Egyptian Female Lawyers organized the closing conference of the program ‘’for the promotion of women’s political participation – Awareness’’ at the Safir Dokki Hotel in...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Egypt

Economic empowerment of female prisoners in Egypt

Created 25.02.2018

Economic empowerment of female prisoners in Egypt

Life foundation for development and community integration has recently launched the new component of its project ‘’Prisoners rehabilitation and integration – Focus on female prisoners’’ which aims to provide...

The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Luxembourg

Meeting with the EIB on how to integrate a gender lens in its investments

Created 09.02.2018

Meeting with the EIB on how to integrate a gender lens in its investments

Every year the European Investment Bank (EIB) invites civil society stakeholders to explain what it is doing and how decisions are made. The 2018 Seminar between Civil Society and the EIB’s Board of Directors took place in Luxemburg on 5 of...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

CEDAW Association trains women of Sohag on electoral campaign management

Created 09.02.2018

CEDAW Association trains women of Sohag on electoral campaign management

As part of its mission to support and empower women in Egypt, CEDAW Association has recently completed the training of 20 women on electoral campaign management in preparation for the new battle of Egyptian women to participate in local elections,...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Libya

Ebtikar (Creativity) contest for social leadership

Created 07.02.2018

Ebtikar (Creativity) contest for social leadership

The Jusoor Center for Studies and Development and the Silphium Project in partnership with Ilham Company organize the Ebtikar (Creativity) contest for social leadership. The contest aims to provide a creative environment for young women between 18...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Morocco

Global Citizenship Education Fund: citizenship education with a long-term vision

Created 30.01.2018

Global Citizenship Education Fund: citizenship education with a long-term vision

Values such as non-violence and equality can be improved thanks to a formative offer that enables teachers and students to face to the cultural challenges of our societies. For that reason, IDEABORN is working from Barcelona to sustain, with a...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - Tunisia

The impact of climate change on the empowerment of oasis women in Tozeur

Created 26.01.2018

The impact of climate change on the empowerment of oasis women in Tozeur

The association La ruche de la citoyenneté active à Tozeur [The hive of active citizenship in Tozeur] (Tunisia) works towards developing the oasis territories as regions that require specific treatments -especially in the face of...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Morocco

Analyzing the role of elected women in local authorities in Ifrane

Created 26.01.2018

Analyzing the role of elected women in local authorities in Ifrane

The principle of gender equality in Morocco is stated in the Constitution, more specifically in Article 19. Similarly, the laws of local authorities and the general legal environment confirm that gender equality is a priority for the country....

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Morocco

Project: Support for the promotion of women's self-employment in Azrou

Created 25.01.2018

Project: Support for the promotion of women's self-employment in Azrou

The project "Promotion of Women’s Self Employment" is a citizens’ initiative that promotes the human development and emancipation of women in Azrou and the Middle Atlas. The project "Promotion of women’s self-employment”,...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Bulgaria

Silence Conceals the Violence - Video

Created 25.01.2018

Gender Alternatives Foundation has the pleasure to present you a short film, entitled "Silence Conceals the Violence". The video is intended to raise awareness on the problem of sexual violence against women in Bulgaria. It tells the real stories...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

For the First Time: Six Female Ministers in the Egyptian Cabinet

Created 24.01.2018

For the First Time: Six Female Ministers in the Egyptian Cabinet

ECWR expresses its support and welcome for the Parliament’s approval on the ministerial reshuffle according to which four ministries were reshuffled and women’s share in this reshuffle included two female ministers. By this, women...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - - Multi-country

Directory of Francophone university courses in Gender and Development

Created 23.01.2018

Directory of Francophone university courses in Gender and Development

Where to get a certificate, a university degree, a Master 1 or 2, a doctorate in "gender" studies focusing on public policies in general, and development policies in particular, in French-speaking countries?Gender in Action has identified 38...