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Network of networks - Types of Violence - Bulgaria

Plovdiv: GBV Prevention through training on gender equality and entrepreneurship

Created 13.04.2018

Plovdiv: GBV Prevention through training on gender equality and entrepreneurship

In March 2018, the Gender Alternatives Foundation launched a new project "The New Leaders - Preventing Gender-Based Violence (GBV) through Alternatives for Future Career Development. " The initiative is funded by the Bulgarian Women Fund and will be...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Egypt

Women's Year Is Not Finished Yet! Egyptian women's status in 2017

Created 10.04.2018

Women's Year Is Not Finished Yet! Egyptian women's status in 2017

The Egyptian Center for Women’s Rights (ECWR) issued its annual report on the Status of Egyptian women in 2017 under the title "Women’s Year Is Not Finished Yet". The report monitors the successes and failures of women in 2017, and it...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - - Euro-Mediterranean region

More women in the leadership on the Euro- Mediterranean level

Created 06.04.2018

More women in the leadership on the Euro- Mediterranean level

Maria Helena de Felipe, The Association of Organisations of Mediterranean Businesswomen (AFAEMME)’s President has been elected, last 15th March, chairwoman of EU-Euromed follow up Committee, in the Group of Employers, of the Economic and...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Morocco

Interviews with elected female officials of the local authorities in Ifrane

Created 05.04.2018

Interviews with elected female officials of the local authorities in Ifrane

From March 21 to 31, 2018, representatives of Tazghart Association conducted a field visit to the headquarters of the various municipalities of Ifrane province where they conducted a survey and in-depth interviews with female elected to the local...

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

We present you the 3 final winners of our photo contest

Created 03.04.2018

We present you the 3 final winners of our photo contest

We are pleased to announce the 3 final winners of our photography contest "Powerful Women: Breaking Stereotypes in the Euro-Mediterranean Region". These 3 women will participate in a workshop at the 8th International Congress of Feminist Research...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Spain

The IEMed talks on the empowerment of women in the Aula med program

Created 29.03.2018

The IEMed talks on the empowerment of women in the Aula med program

The IEMed’s Gender Programme participated in the research seminar of the interuniversity program Aula mediterrània. This seminar brings together each year scholars and students of 14 masters specialized in international relations,...

Research - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Researchers and associations discuss the subject of migrant women

Created 29.03.2018

Researchers and associations discuss the subject of migrant women

During this seminar held in Marseille on February 16, 2018, the discussion focused on the relationship between the academia and the associations and actors in the field. The participants discussed the interaction between research and action:...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

The Foundation at the 62nd session Commission on the Status of Women

Created 29.03.2018

The Foundation at the 62nd session Commission on the Status of Women

The sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) was held at United Nations (UN) Headquarters from 12 to 23 March 2018 under the theme of the empowerment of women and girls in rural areas. The event was organized by UN Women...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - Lebanon

Analyzing women's role in preserving the environment in Tripoli

Created 28.03.2018

Analyzing women's role in preserving the environment in Tripoli

Since the formation of the Ministry of Environment in 1992, Lebanon has ratified several international agreements regarding the preservation of natural resources. For instance, in December 1994, the country adopted the United Nations Framework...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

CEDAW Association launches its annual report on the status of Egyptian women in 2017

Created 27.03.2018

CEDAW Association launches its annual report on the status of Egyptian women in 2017

The CEDAW Association for Democracy and Human Rights launched its annual report on the situation of women in Egypt, especially in 2017, on the occasion of the Egyptian Women’s Day. This report sheds light on the conditions and achievements of...

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

Equal Space project: Training on gender and cultural diversity

Created 27.03.2018

Equal Space project: Training on gender and cultural diversity

The project EQUAL SPACE (2017- 2019) will enable more participation and empowerment of migrant and minorities women by developing trainings for Community Education Facilitators in the field of intersection of gender and diversity. Adult education...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Algeria

Female Leadership in Algeria

Created 22.03.2018

Female Leadership in Algeria

The Association of Women in Green Economy (AFEV) organized in Algiers -with the support of the Dutch Embassy- a forum on women’s leadership and the success stories of women leaders in Algeria who were able to overcome many obstacles and...