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The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Jordan

Exploring local perceptions of women in decision-making in Ma'an governorate

Created 21.12.2018

Exploring local perceptions of women in decision-making in Ma'an governorate

Despite Jordan’s legal and constitutional provisions favorable to women’s access to public service and the decision-making, women’s presence in high rank, political and leadership positions remains way lower than aspired,...

The Foundation - Types of Violence - Egypt

Intensive efforts in Alexandria to engage men in the fight against VAW

Created 21.12.2018

Intensive efforts in Alexandria to engage men in the fight against VAW

A survey conducted in 2016 by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics in Egypt indicates that the economic cost of “intimate partner violence” has amounted to 2. 17 billion Egyptian Pounds, with around 2. 4 million...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - MENA region

Human Rights Day: The FFEM's contribution to gender and development issues

Created 21.12.2018

Human Rights Day: The FFEM's contribution to gender and development issues

On the occasion of Human Rights Day and the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, on December 10, 2018, a meeting was held at the National Assembly in Paris on the rights of women in North Africa and the Middle East. The...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Spain

Boosting the role of Catalonia to promote gender equality in the Mediterranean

Created 17.12.2018

Boosting the role of Catalonia to promote gender equality in the Mediterranean

Last month, the Gender Programme of the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) teamed up with the Department of Foreign Action, Institutional Relations and Transparency of the Government of Catalonia (Spain) to organize a meeting with...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Lebanon

Creating Safer Workplaces: Towards Sexual Harassment Policies in Lebanon

Created 06.12.2018

Creating Safer Workplaces: Towards Sexual Harassment Policies in Lebanon

The Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality (AFE) in partnership with HIVOS and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands has launched its latest campaign and study entitled ‘’Creating Safer Workplaces: Towards Sexual...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - - Euro-Mediterranean region

On the 16 Days of Activism: how MIGS fight against GBV

Created 05.12.2018

On the 16 Days of Activism: how MIGS fight against GBV

Together with the international community, Cyprus recently marked the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Girls and the start of another year’s 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV). Violence...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

500 success stories about empowering female debtors and prisoners in Egypt

Created 04.12.2018

500 success stories about empowering female debtors and prisoners in Egypt

In celebration of the conclusion of its "New Life" project, the Care of Children of Female Prisoners Association held a conference entitled "The Beginning Not the End" to highlight the success stories of 500 female debtors  who joined the...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Morocco

The Make your voice heard project against GBV arrive to Khemisset city

Created 04.12.2018

The Make your voice heard project against GBV arrive to Khemisset city

20 young women from Khemisset city and its surroundings in a training on combating violence against women (VAW). The training is part of the project “Make your voice heard” which implemented by the Youth Empowerment Society - YES and...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - - Middle East

Mashreq conducts a campaign against all forms of GBV in the Arab World

Created 04.12.2018

Mashreq conducts a campaign against all forms of GBV in the Arab World

Mashreq Foundation for Development launched a regional awareness campaign entitled “Tamkeen” in cooperation with Al-Mahrousa Center (PDS) and the Kuwait Human Rights Society which aims to educate Arab women about their rights in local...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Libya

Peacemakers Project: Increasing Libyan women's contribution to Peace making

Created 04.12.2018

Peacemakers Project: Increasing Libyan women's contribution to Peace making

In partnership with the Institute for War and Peace Reporting and the Ministry of Labour and Rehabilitation in Libya, the Trajectories for Peace and Development Association carried out the first phase of the "Peacemakers" project which consisted in...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

Campaign in Jericho and Hebron to end the justification of GBV

Created 03.12.2018

Campaign in Jericho and Hebron to end the justification of GBV

On November 25 and 26, young women interns at the Palestinian Centre for Peace and Democracy (PCPD) marked the International Campaign ‘’16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence (GBV)  #16DaysOfActivism through a campaign...

The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Jordan

Empowering female factory workers towards fairer labour conditions in Zarqaa

Created 27.11.2018

Empowering female factory workers towards fairer labour conditions in Zarqaa

In the factories of Zarqaa, one of the most important industrial hubs in Jordan, female workers endure difficult situations and various forms of discrimination, some are also victims of sexual harassment. According to diagnosis by the Jordan Forum...

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

Femmes-Education Arts-Médiation (FEDAM)
Tunisian Association of Women Judges- TAWJ
Association Tunisienne de la Santé de la Reproduction (ATSR)
Seed of Peace - Oran
The committee of vigilance for democracy in Tunisia (CDVT)
URIDU
Al-Mashreq for development and population
Tunisian Association of Development Law - ATDD
Trajectorya noorteorganisatsioon MTÜ
Nelly Jazra
KAGIDER
Al-Bait Assamed Association Society
Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration
National Association for the defense of rights and freedoms (NADRF)
Mafraq Youth Gathering for Civil Society Development
Venus Association for the culture and arts
Arab Women Parlamentarian Network
Assocaition des Femmes Chefs d'Entreprises du Maroc (AFEM)
Hassène Kassar
Kayan Feminist Organization
Palestinian Centre for Peace and Democracy
Mada for Citizenship and Development
The Digital Museum of Women  Zatek
Organization Dihya for Development
Fondation Zakoura
Centre des femmes arabes de formation et de recherche (CAWTAR)
Peace and friendship international organization. P4all
Association Joussour de Citoyenneté (AJC)
Brunella Mariani
Association of Continuity of Generations - ACG
Ibsar Association for the Culture and Leisure of blind and visually handicapped people
The Individual Initiative for Human Rights  - Masir
SHASHAT Women Cinema
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (FLDDF) de Ouarzazate
Centre ADHUC—Teoria, Gènere, Sexualitat
Amal Association for Women and Development

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