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Network of networks - Types of Violence - Tunisia

Tunisia: New support centre for women victims of violence in Regueb

Created 27.11.2019

Tunisia: New support centre for women victims of violence in Regueb

On November 14, 2019, ‘’Voice of Eve’’ association opened ‘’Markazuhunn’’ (Their Centre), a new space for listening and mentoring for women victims of violence in the city of Regueb in the governorate...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Libya

We Can Be: An Illustrated Guide to Combat Gender Stereotypes in Libya

Created 20.11.2019

We Can Be: An Illustrated Guide to Combat Gender Stereotypes in Libya

The Women and Youth Empowerment Forum, in partnership with a number of civil society organizations from across Libya, has launched an illustrated guide entitled "We Can Be" aimed at changing stereotypes around women in Libya. The publication of...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Egypt

New Life Project wins Prince Talal International Prize for Human Development

Created 06.11.2019

New Life Project wins Prince Talal International Prize for Human Development

On October 9th,  Nawal Mustafa, the founder of ‘’Care of Children of Female Prisoners Association’’ received Prince Talal International Prize for Human Development in recognition of her efforts in helping women prisoners...

The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Morocco

FFEM takes part in Morocco's Business Social Responsibility Awards Ceremony

Created 05.11.2019

FFEM takes part in Morocco's Business Social Responsibility Awards Ceremony

The award ceremony of Morocco’s Business Social responsibility Trophies 2019 (Trophées Défis RSE (Responsabilité Sociale et Environnementale) Maroc) took place on October 25th, in Rabat, in presence of the French...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Morocco

Online survey to improve public actors'response to sexual violence in Morocco

Created 29.10.2019

Online survey to improve public actors'response to sexual violence in Morocco

Mobilising for Rights Associates (MRA) launched an online survey to gain a better understanding of the experiences of women victims of sexual violence and how public actors (police, courts, judges and public health facilities) treat and respond...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Jordan

SIGI supports an initiative to end harassment in the workplace in Jordan

Created 23.10.2019

SIGI supports an initiative to end harassment in the workplace in Jordan

This month, the Sisterhood IS Global Institute  (SIGI) in Jordan organized a seminar titled “Youth Initiatives and Their Role in Supporting Women’s Issues” and hosted the “Know your limits” initiative team to...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - - Multi-country

Regional campaign in 7 Arab countries to combat violence against girls and women

Created 23.10.2019

Regional campaign in 7 Arab countries to combat violence against girls and women

The Women’s Action Union in Morocco, along with nine human rights and women’s organizations, joined the regional campaign for zero tolerance for violence against women and girls. The Euromed Feminist Initiative launched this campaign, which...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - France

Training on non-sexist education to commemorate the 30th anniversary of OHCHR

Created 23.10.2019

Training on non-sexist education to commemorate the 30th anniversary of OHCHR

In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (OHCHR) and celebrating its 10 years of commitment to non-sexist education, Adéquations association organizes the training ’’Non-sexist...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Egypt

Online training to enhance women's participation in local governance in Egypt

Created 10.10.2019

Online training to enhance women's participation in local governance in Egypt

Last week, the Egyptian Center for Women’s Rights (ECWR) in Cairo launched the seventh and final lecture of the first cycle of online training “Establishing and Managing NGO’s”. This cycle is oriented toward NGOs and youth...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

The winners of our illustration contest discuss about art and feminism in a successful dialogue

Created 07.10.2019

The winners of our illustration contest discuss about art and feminism in a successful dialogue

On 25 September 2019, the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) organized the dialogue “Youth creators transforming the Mediterranean”, which brought together the young winners of the contests “Drawing...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Bulgaria

NO GAPS: Good practices on socio-labor intervention with young women and vulnerable groups

Created 02.10.2019

NO GAPS: Good practices on socio-labor intervention with young women and vulnerable groups

In September 2018, the European organizations Guarani NGO (ES), Solidaridad sin Fronteras (ES), KEK IEKEP (GR), BEST Institut für berufsbezogene Weiterbildung und Personaltraining GmbH (AT) and Gender Alternatives Foundation (BG) launched the...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Spain

CONFÍA: Solidarity microcredits to boost women's self-employment in Spain

Created 20.08.2019

CONFÍA: Solidarity microcredits to boost women's self-employment in Spain

Training and networking are the basis of the Confia Program which is implemented by Dones pel Futur (Associació Catalana de Dones Directives i Empresaries), Treball Solidari, Fundación Sevilla Acoge, Servei Solidari Dona active. This...