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Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Issue 30-31 Quaderns de la Mediterrànea - Intercultural Dialogue: Recognising Ourselves in the Culture of the Other

Created 09.10.2020

Issue 30-31 Quaderns de la Mediterrànea - Intercultural Dialogue: Recognising Ourselves in the Culture of the Other

In this issue, devoted to dialogue and mutual awareness, we want to focus on our common future, bearing in mind the difficult current context and building on all that has been developed in the last 25 years. We are aware of the need to meet the...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

EU cross-border cooperation programme celebrates International Day of Rural Women

Created 09.10.2020

EU cross-border cooperation programme celebrates International Day of Rural Women

The ENI CBC Med Programme organized a webinar to celebrate the United Nations’ International Day of Rural Women on 15 October from 11:00 to 13:00 CET.  The objective of the webinar “Unleashing the potential of Mediterranean women...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Lebanon

ABAAD Founder and Director, Ghida Anani, named Champion for Peace

Created 03.10.2020

ABAAD Founder and Director, Ghida Anani, named Champion for Peace

ABAAD’s founder Ghida Anani has been named Champion for Peace. Champions of Change is an initiative started by the Pathfinders to highlight advocates who have made an impact in their communities and have helped to create peaceful, just and...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - European Union

EUPOL COPPS Acting Head of Mission Katja Dominik advocates for more women in EU missions

Created 22.09.2020

EUPOL COPPS Acting Head of Mission Katja Dominik advocates for more women in EU missions

As part of the launch of the new European Centre of Excellence for Civilian Crisis Management in Berlin on 17 September 2020, Katja Dominik, the Acting Head of the EU’s Police and Rule of Law Mission for the Palestinian Territory (EUPOL...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Tunisia

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development supports Tunisian women entrepreneurs

Created 18.09.2020

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is organising free online training workshops from September to November 2020 on 2 different themes: “leadership” and “digital marketing”. These trainings are...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

Mozn Hassan Receives the Hrant Dink Award 2020

Created 17.09.2020

Mozn Hassan Receives the Hrant Dink Award 2020

Press release – Tuesday, 15 September 2020Nazra for Feminist Studies has the honor of having its founder and CEO, Mozn Hassan, a feminist activist and woman human rights defender be granted the Hrant Dink Award for the year 2020. The award...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Palestinian Authority

BWF conducts trainings for women and youth entrepreneurship in Palestine

Created 17.09.2020

BWF conducts trainings for women and youth entrepreneurship in Palestine

In August 2020, the Business Women Forum - Palestine held individual trainings and orientation meetings in the framework of a new product development initiative within a project for women entrepreneurs in the embroidery, sewing and fashion design...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - International

Virtual Torino Forum for Sustaining Peace - Women and Youth at the Frontlines

Created 10.09.2020

Virtual Torino Forum for Sustaining Peace - Women and Youth at the Frontlines

From 7 to 11 September 2020, The Virtual Torino Forum for Sustaining Peace brings together the Women, Peace and Security community and the Youth, Peace and Security community for a new series of virtual discussions revolving around the overall...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Lebanon

ABAAD Launches a Humanitarian Call to Action Lebanon

Created 11.08.2020

ABAAD Launches a Humanitarian Call to Action Lebanon

The massive explosion at the National Port of Beirut, which occurred on Tuesday 4th of August, has devastated the lives of so many people, leading to the loss of at least 154 lives and 6,000 injuries, with many still missing, as per media reports....

Network of networks - Types of Violence - - Middle East

Kayan Feminist Organization responds to Palestinian women's needs during the covid-19 crisis.

Created 03.08.2020

Kayan Feminist Organization responds to Palestinian women's needs during the covid-19 crisis.

Covid-19 has led to a surge in challenges facing women everywhere, as they are disproportionately harmed by restrictions on movement and economic crises. These crises highlight the discrimination and disinvestment that women experience, as well as...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Lebanon

The Real Test: Lebanon's anti-stigma campaign

Created 07.07.2020

The Real Test: Lebanon's anti-stigma campaign

The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) through the National Mental Health Programme, ABAAD, United Nations Development Programme, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UNICEF and the World Health Organization joined forces together to break...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Lebanon

ABAAD, a global leader of the Generation Equality Action Coalition on Gender-Based Violence

Created 07.07.2020

ABAAD, a global leader of the Generation Equality Action Coalition on Gender-Based Violence

ABAAD has been selected as one of the 65 Global Leaders of the Generation Equality Action Coalitions. We are honored and excited to take on this responsibility. Now more than ever, we have the duty to ensure that the voices of women and girls are...