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The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

The transformative effect of women's leadership in Monastir and Sousse

Created 31.08.2016

The Tunisian association Voix de la Femme à Jemmel – VFJ is launching a project within the framework of the pilot mobilization action o of gender equality actors at local level which it conducted as the leader of the local cluster of...

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

Call for applications for the mobilization of gender equality actors at a local level

Created 02.08.2016

This call for applications aims to identify associations which want to encourage networking and joint actions with other gender equality actors of their territory following a local approach. The 7 selected associations (1 for each of the 7...

The Foundation - Education / Professional training - Euro-Mediterranean region

New audiovisual materials on advocacy and women's rights promotion are available!

Created 15.07.2016

The documentation related to the capacity-building workshop in advocacy and policy dialogue for gender equality is now online. They illustrate the 6-days training held in Barcelona (Spain) from 4th to 9th April 2016 within the framework of the...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

Promoting advocacy in favour of women's social and political rights at the local level

Created 13.07.2016

The Women’s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling – WCLAC will conduct a fieldwork project within the framework of the pilot action of mobilization of gender equality actors at local level led in 2015 as the leader of the local cluster of...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Morocco

A member in the spotlight: Voix de Femmes Marocaines Association

Created 07.07.2016

Voix de Femmes Marocaines association is a member of the Foundation’s network of networks since May 2015. It was founded in 2007 with the aim to protect and promote women and children’s rights, as universally recognized rights. Based in...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Lebanon

Increasing the representation of Lebanese women in the local political life

Created 30.06.2016

The Committee for the Follow-Up on Women's Issues – CFUWI Association launches a field project within the framework of the pilot action of mobilization of gender equality actors at local level led in 2015. This action was realized in the...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Egypt

Women and men working together for equality in political participation

Created 30.06.2016

The Appropriate Communication Techniques for Development - ACT Egypt Association launches a field project within the framework of the pilot action of mobilization of gender equality actors at local level led in 2015. This action was realized in the...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - MENA region

Selection of 8 associations that will be advocating for women's rights

Created 07.06.2016

After the advocacy training held in Barcelona from the 4th to the 9th April 2016, 24 association of the Southern Mediterranean have had the chance to draft an action plan proposal to improve the condition of women in their local and/or national...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Algeria

Advocating for women in the Mediterranean: the CSO WINS Project in Algeria

Created 26.05.2016

The CSO WINS project will be introduced on 1 June 2016 in the Association des victimes du terrorisme DJAZAIROUNA's headquarters, in Blida, Algeria. On this occasion, the Foundation and the “First follow-up Report of the Euro-Mediterranean...

Research - Miscellaneous - Tunisia

Colloquium on female migrants within the context of globalization

Created 13.05.2016

This colloquium on the “Globalization, Gender and Mobility” was co-organized by the Euro-Mediterranean Academic and Scientific Network on Women and Gender (RUSEMEG) and the Center of Arab Women for Training and Research (CAWTAR). The...

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

The Foundation in the 2nd UfM Regional Dialogue on Women Empowerment

Created 06.05.2016

Last April 25th-26th the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation participated in the working groups meeting within the framework of the 2nd Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Regional Dialogue on Women Empowerment. The Secretariat of the UfM...

The Foundation - Types of Violence - Lebanon

A member in the spotlight: MARCH Lebanon Association

Created 02.05.2016

MARCH Lebanon Association is a member of the Foundation’s network of networks since May 2015. MARCH was founded in 2011 to create an open-minded Lebanese society with diversity and gender equality among all its constituents. The NGO mainly...