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

16 associations work in pairs to influence women’s policies

Created 20.06.2017

Sixteen associations from the Southern Mediterranean and the EU are involved in learning exchanges to share ideas on their strategies to defend women’s rights and approach policy-makers. Eight of them are developing advocacy campaigns on...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - Euro-Mediterranean region

Have a look at our June’s Newsletter!

Created 09.06.2017

Our Newsletter N. 11 is now available!We are proud to present you the new study about gender-based violence in Marrakech – Safi elaborated by the Federation of Women’s Rights Leagues in Marrakech-Safi with the participation of NGOs, the...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Lebanon

Performance: No Demand No Supply

Created 02.06.2017

One of the most striking events of the month was "No Demand No Supply" – a performance conceived and directed by Sahar Assaf in collaboration with the American University of Beirut (AUB) Theater Initiative. The performance was based on...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Algeria

AFEV organizes an information and divulgation day about the outcomes of a study on women’s entrepreneurship

Created 29.05.2017

Under the high patronage of the Ministry of national solidarity, family and women’s conditions, a conference was organized on 13th May 2017 in the graduate school of social security by the Association des femmes en économie verte - AFEV...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - MENA region

The Foundation strengthens links with young women leaders from the MENA region

Created 29.05.2017

On May 9, the Foundation attended the opening of the Course: Women of the Future in the Mediterranean (FAM) which took place in Paris. This course consisted of a series of classes and workshops on gender, politics and leaderships designed to...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Tunisia

One School One Year

Created 26.05.2017

Crowd Funding Campaign to promote gender equality and preventing violence in the Mediterranean Region. Ideaborn Foundation has launched One School, One Year!This campaign aims to meet the real needs of both the students and teaching professionals o...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Morocco

25 women met in Rabat for networking and personal development

Created 26.05.2017

Saturday 20th May 2017, Royal Institute for Amazigh Culture (IRCAM), Rabat. A meeting was organized, last Saturday 20th May 2017 in the Royal Institute for Amazigh Culture Rabat-Morocco (IRCAM), by the Women’s Network for Mentoring /...

Network of networks - Health / Emotional and sexual life - France

Call for communications for the colloquium Gender and contraception: Which r-evolutions?

Created 26.05.2017

Fifty years ago, on December 19th, 1967, the French parliament adopted the Neuwirth Law legalizing contraception. During the same decade in France and in many other parts of the world, the use of new medical methods of birth control – such as...

The Foundation - Types of Violence - Lebanon

The LLWR analyses how to lower trafficking in women and prostitution in Beirut

Created 24.05.2017

Trafficking in women and prostitution have shot up in Lebanon in the last years due to the difficult social and economic situation and the influx of refugees, including many vulnerable women and girls. Thus, the country has become a hub, a place of...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Bulgaria

Study visit of Iman AbdelRahman Musa, Director of HIWAR Center for Youth and Women’s Empowerment, Palestine in Bulgaria

Created 22.05.2017

The study visit of Ms. Iman AbdelRahman Musa, Director of HIWAR Center for Youth and Women’s Empowerment, Palestine in Bulgaria (8-12 May 2017) under project "CSO WINS: Capacity-building in the Southern Mediterranean to Open Policy Dialogue...

The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Jordan

Improving the conditions of female workers in Zarqa

Created 22.05.2017

The industrial sector is extremely developed in Zarqa (Jordan) where it represents more than half of the national industry size. Actually the petroleum refinery Jordan, the Hussein Thermal station’s processing centers, and a free zone called...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

ADWAR concludes its programs of awareness-raising workshops and meetings to exchange experiences with local political leaders

Created 18.05.2017

On Sunday 23 April 2017 the ADWAR Association completed its program at the Assawahra Ashargiya Club in east Jerusalem. The Club is made up of the Assawahra tribes and the Almuntar Bedouin communities. The programs included awareness-raising...