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Network of networks - Types of Violence - Egypt

Women's right to inheritance

Created 13.05.2017

Recently, a unique meeting which gathered a group of journalists and media professionals was held at the Badr al-Twail Association to discuss the issue of women's right to inheritance. The audience discussed this issue from a purely media...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - Euro-Mediterranean region

Check out our May's Newsletter!

Created 12.05.2017

Our Newsletter N.10 is now available!It includes news about the CSO WINS advocacy campaigns in Libya and Egypt related to women’s civil and political rights and women’s economic empowerment.You will learn more about...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Morocco

Tandem’s Day: Meeting after 6 months of mentoring

Created 10.05.2017

Within the framework of the main mission of RFMN (Women’s Network for Mentoring/Networking), which supports professional development and economic empowerment of women, the Commission Monitoring and Evaluation of the Mentoring organized, on...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Spain

The Xabaca project against censorship of Arab female artists presented in Barcelona

Created 10.05.2017

On the 29th March 2017, the Xabaca project was officially presented at the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), headquarters of the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation. Xabaca is an initiative from the International...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Spain

The Catalan society and the promotion of women in the Mediterranean

Created 09.05.2017

On 25th January 2017 the Euro-Mediterranean Women Foundation presented at the headquarters of the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) its first publication entitled Women in the Mediterranean. It is a qualitative follow-up report...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

Women leaders getting ready for running for local elections

Created 09.05.2017

Enhancing Political Participation for Women Project – Awareness In Cooperation with UN Women/ Fund for Gender Equality AEFL ended the first stage of the program of building skill and technical capacities for women leaders in Cair, Giza, Al...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

AEFL gets the Consultative Status of ECOSOC

Created 08.05.2017

The Association of Egyptian Female Lawyers gets the Consultative Status of ECOSOC of the United Nations The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations granted the Association of Egyptian Female Lawyers (AEFL) special consultative...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

In the spotlight: mobilizing local actors and authorities for gender equality

Created 04.05.2017

Last 8th December 2016, the kick-off seminar for the initiative "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors”, funded by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development (MAEDI) and empowered by the Foundation, took...

The Foundation - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Morocco

The Foundation contributes to education in arts and cultural policies

Created 03.05.2017

Gender and culture are both key elements and cross-disciplinary issues for the development of the Southern Mediterranean and advocacy is a priority for the civil society actors who work in these fields. For this reason, synergies have been...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Jordan

JBPWF wants to improve women factory workers' conditions in Zarqa

Created 30.04.2017

Gender equality project for women factory workers in Zarqa governorate, Jordan.With the support of the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation, a team from the Jordanian Business and Professional Women´s Forum visited a number of...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

Encouraging women’s participation in public life in Douar Hicher

Created 28.04.2017

Women’s participation in political and public life is one of the most concrete signs of their emancipation. In Tunisia, despite women’s expectations, their presence in decision-making positions remains low because of many factors such as...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

MIFTAH wants to strengthen women’s access to decision-making positions

Created 27.04.2017

In Palestine, women and youth are underrepresented in local councils, in political bodies and in the public life. Decision-making positions are held by middle-aged men. Therefore, the association The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of...