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Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

Training on the International Mechanisms for Women's Rights Defending: UNSCR1325 for Kasserine

Created 19.04.2018

Training on the International Mechanisms for Women's Rights Defending: UNSCR1325 for Kasserine

Between the 7th and the 11th of March 2018, the ‘’Free Sight Association” organized a training session targeting 25 civil society activists on topics related to international conventions and key international mechanisms for the...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Egypt

Voices from CSW62

Created 19.04.2018

Voices from CSW62

In an interview with UN Women following the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62) held last march, Nehad Abo El-Komsan, Lawyer, Co-founder and Chairwoman of the Egyptian Centre for Women’s Rights, said that in the...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Jordan

Enhancing women's access to decision making at local level in Ma'an

Created 19.04.2018

Enhancing women's access to decision making at local level in Ma'an

Women in the governorate of Ma’an (Jordan) experience vulnerability and marginalization due to male domination within the family but also in decision-making. The clans -groups of interrelated families- support men’s nomination to...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Morocco

How to advance the role of female elected in local authorities in Ifrane

Created 17.04.2018

How to advance the role of female elected in local authorities in Ifrane

On the 14th and the 15th of April 2018, Tazghart Association organized two workshops to scrutinize and analyse available data and the views of number of female elected of different  local authorities on how to advance women’s role within...

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...