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Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

Social and Political Roles of Bedouin Women

Created 21.02.2017

Social and Political Roles of Bedouin Women

Roles for Social Change Association-ADWAR held the first radio episode entitled” social and political roles of Bedouin women in local community” in cooperation with Oroba media network. The episode was hosted by the journalist Hamzeh Siouri with...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Spain

‘HerSelves’ exhibition about the female figure in contemporary society

Created 10.02.2017

‘HerSelves’ exhibition about the female figure in contemporary society

The Blueproject Foundation presents “HerSelves”, the first collective exhibition held in the Sala Project (Barcelona), which will be on show from the December 14th 2016 to February 26th 2017. The exhibition, curated by the Foundation's creative...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Lebanon

“Know your rights” booklet

Created 03.02.2017

“Know your rights” booklet

MARCH designed a “Know your rights” booklet where you can learn more about the “Loopholes in the Lebanese Censorship System” on movies, music, theater, TV, the press etc.

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Lebanon

"Qahwetnah" Cultural Café in Tripoli

Created 03.02.2017

After the resounding success of "Love and War on the Rooftop", MARCH felt the need to keep up the momentum of this conflict resolution exercise and make it sustainable. The first part of our conflict resolution project in the deprived area of Bab...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Lebanon

"Love and War on the Rooftops - A Tripolitan Tale" - Theater project and Documentary

Created 03.02.2017

A conflict resolution project by MARCH From the trenches of Bab El Tebbeneh and Jabal Mohsen to center stage Shortly after the guns were silenced in Tripoli, MARCH grouped young men and women from the opposite sides of the front line to create and...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Lebanon

"Maqtoumi Al Qayd - MAQ" - Awareness project to help reduce stateless people

Created 03.02.2017

The "Maqtoumi Al Qayd - MAQ" project is kick-starting a new initiative aimed at raising futher awareness to register new-borns, to help reduce stateless people in Lebanon. MARCH's tour around Lebanon started with a meeting with representatives from...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Lebanon

Beb El Dahab: The Rebuilders Initiative in Tripoli

Created 03.02.2017

Beb El Dahab: The Rebuilders Initiative in Tripoli

MARCH is proud to announce the launch of the "Beb El Dahab" initiative in Syria and Mehajrin Streets, located in Beb El Tebbeneh and Jabal Mohsen. The initiative aims at rehabilitating around 90 shops and storefronts in these two areas after years...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

The Catalan society and the women’s promotion in the Mediterranean area

Created 03.02.2017

The Catalan society and the women’s promotion in the Mediterranean area

The European Institute of the Mediterranean - IEMed hosted the event entitled “The Catalan society and the women’s promotion in the Mediterranean area” which took place on 25th January, 2017, at 18. 30h at the quarter of the IEMed (Girona Street,...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Lebanon

Women in Front is leading an advocacy campaign to promote Lebanese women’s access to parliament

Created 02.02.2017

Women in Front is leading an advocacy campaign to promote Lebanese women’s access to parliament

According to the Lebanese Ministry of Interior and Municipalities, women’s representation in political bodies in Lebanon is one of the lowest in the world. Although the Lebanese government has endorsed the 30% women’s quota following...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Italy

Network on Gender empowerment for a sustainable rural development - G.EM.NET

Created 01.02.2017

Network on Gender empowerment for a  sustainable rural development - G.EM.NET

In 2012, building on the experience of previous specific projects, CIHEAM Bari has launched a THEMATIC NETWORK named G. EM. NET (Gender empowerment for a sustainable rural development). This network has the main purpose of disseminate information,...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Jordan

Building Bridges Association has enhanced women’s participation in the political and social life in Irbid

Created 01.02.2017

Building Bridges Association has enhanced women’s participation in the political and social life in Irbid

The project’s general objective was to mobilize local actors in order to promote women's participation in local councils, in Irbid Governorate (Jordan), especially in Al Koura, Al Qasaba and Bani Kinaneh Districts. This field project was...

Research - Health / Emotional and sexual life - Morocco

Tangier hosted the seminar The making of bodies and the production of gender inequalities

Created 01.02.2017

Tangier hosted the seminar The making of bodies and the production of gender inequalities

On 13 January 2017 the Euro-Mediterranean Academic and Scientific Network on Women and Gender (RUSEMEG) organized a seminar about the impact of social and cultural norms in the “making” of women’s bodies process at the Faculty of...