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Documentary centre - Miscellaneous - - International

International Non-Binary Day 2021

Created 15.07.2021

International Non-Binary Day, celebrated around the world every year on July 14th, is an occasion to lift up non-binary members within the LGBTQ community. At a time when young people’s identities are being targeted by legislation in multiple...

Documentary centre - Miscellaneous - - International

The Generation Equality Forum concludes in Paris with announcement of commitments

Created 05.07.2021

The Generation Equality Forum Paris concluded today with the announcement of bold gender equality commitments and launch of a global 5-year action journey to accelerate gender equality by 2026. The Forum’s bold, action-oriented agenda will be...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - - International

Opening of the Generation Equality Forum: 100 feminist associations call for mobilisation for the universal rights of women

Created 01.07.2021

The Feminist Collective for the Generation Equality Forum, which brings together more than a hundred French, European and international civil society organizations, based on a universalist and intergenerational approach, in continuity with the...

Documentary centre - Miscellaneous - - European Union

Trans Advocacy Week 2021: Trans Activists Worldwide Come Together During the UN Human Rights Council

Created 21.06.2021

For the fifth year in a row, trans and gender diverse activists from all over the world will come together during the June/July session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, to raise awareness of the human rights situation of their communities...

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

The EMWF at the project MAGIC

Created 10.06.2021

The Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation participated on June 8, 2021 at one of MAGIC’s internal meetings.  The project MAGIC (lead by the IEMed) will map gendered Islamophobia in Belgian and Spanish newspapers. MAGIC (Muslim...

Documentary centre - Types of Violence - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Online Gender-Based Violence: What Scenario For The MENA Region ?

Created 27.05.2021

Euro-med rights issued the following piece of news on "Online Gender-Based Violence: What Scenario For The MENA Region ?"The 2011 Arab uprisings kicked off a decade of online activism in the MENA region. Blogs and social media became tools of...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Tunisia

Take part in the study on women and transport in Tunisia!

Created 27.05.2021

As part of the Women and Security advocacy, Aswat Nissa is conducting a study on women and transport in Tunisia. The goal of the study is to identify the problems women face in their daily displacements in order to propose solutions to policy...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - - Euro-Mediterranean region

The Voix de femmes project continues to transform the Euromed region!

Created 25.05.2021

The different associations that are part of the Voix de femmes project (lead by Forum Femmes Méditerranée and funded by the Anna Lindh Foundation) continue to develop all kinds of activities in line with the objectives of the project....

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

The Euromed Feminist Initiative calls for a stop in the killing and ethnic cleansing of Palestinians

Created 21.05.2021

The Euromed Feminist Initiative hast just released the following statement: Stop the Killing and Ethnic Cleansing of PalestiniansThe colonial policies and practices by the Israeli State against Palestinian families in Sheikh Jarrah neig...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Palestinian Authority

Press release by the Palestinian NGO Forum to Combat Violence Against Women (Al Muntada)

Created 20.05.2021

The Palestinian NGO Forum to Combat Violence Against Women (Al Muntada), Amal Coalition to Combat Violence Against Women in the Gaza Strip, and Fada Coalition- Palestinian Women Against Violence have released a statement hoping to reach human right...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Tunisia

A training session on transformative leadership for women in municipal councils

Created 26.04.2021

A training session on transformative leadership for women in municipal councils

In the framework of supporting the abilities of women members of municipal councils from several states in Tunisia, CAWTAR held a training session on transformative leadership during the month of March. The training sought to consolidate the...

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

FFM supports migrant women in the framework of the project FORUM for intercultural dialogue

Created 22.04.2021

The Forum Femmes Méditerranée (FFM) announces its partnership in the FORUM project, co-funded by the Europe for Citizens Programme of the European Union and led by the Centre for Development Cooperation Initiatives (CICODE) of the...