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Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

AEFL starts events of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign

Created 29.11.2021

AEFL starts events of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign

Awareness session about girls’ marriage and violence against women was held in the context of the social campaign to combat child marriage and #16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign. In line with #16 Days of Activism...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

The Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers gives an oral statement at the 80th session of CEDAW Committee

Created 29.11.2021

In the 80th session of the CEDAW Committee, the Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers (AEFL) gave an oral statement at the public informal meeting which was held for NGOs to give their oral statements. In its statement AEFL agrees with CEDAW...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

AEFL kicks off its project Social Initiative to Combat Early Marriage

Created 29.11.2021

Success Story: The Project of Combating Early Marriage. In cooperation with Equality Now in Lebanon, the Association of the Egyptian Female Lawyers (AEFL) started the implementation of the project "Social Initiative to Combat Early Marriage", which...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - - International

IWPA launches its scholarships programme for education on photography and photojournalism

Created 29.11.2021

The International Women In Photo Association would like to ask you to support a very important cause: advancing women empowerment and promoting the creativity and visibility of female creators in photography and image-based work....

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Tunisia

Joussours Assiociation launches its first guidelines for media personnel with a gender approach

Created 28.11.2021

Joussours Assiociation launches its first guidelines for media personnel with a gender approach

On the 27th of november the Joussour Association presented its declaration regarding media’s guidelines with a gender approach. This document is the first one dedicated to media teams working in youth centers in Tunisia and one of the few...

Documentary centre - Types of Violence - - European Union

EBRD approves strategies for promotion of gender equality and equality of opportunity

Created 26.11.2021

Boosting equality of opportunity and advancing women’s economic empowerment, the Board of Directors of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved new strategies for the promotion of gender...

Documentary centre - Types of Violence - - European Union

Stop Violence Against Women: Statement by the European Commission and the High Representative

Created 26.11.2021

On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on 25 November, the European Commission and the High Representative/Vice President, Josep Borrell, issued the following...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Launch Conference of CLUSTER: advanCing youth and women sociaL inclUSion in The MEditerRanean project

Created 22.11.2021

Launch Conference of CLUSTER: advanCing youth and women sociaL inclUSion in The MEditerRanean project

BackgroundThe economic hardships following the COVID-19 pandemic have heavily hit employment opportunities in the Euro-Mediterranean region, raising numbers of citizens at risk of poverty and social exclusion, and hurting young people more than...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - - International

The Global Treaty to End Violence Against Women and Girls

Created 17.11.2021

The Global Treaty to End Violence Against Women and Girls

Women’s rights activists in Morocco, Tunisia, and 126 other countries launch global treaty to end violence against women and girls After eight years of development, the draft treaty is finally ready to be finalized and ratified by UN member...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Registrations are open for the XIII Mediterranean Women Entrepreneurs Forum!

Created 19.10.2021

Registrations are open for the XIII Mediterranean Women Entrepreneurs Forum!

SAVE THE DATE - 19th November 2021 - Virtual Format - 10h-11. 30hIn the framework of the XV Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders, will be held on 19th November, the XIII Mediterranean Women Entrepreneurs Forum. This edition will take place...

Documentary centre - Miscellaneous - - International

October 11: International Day of the Girl Child

Created 11.10.2021

My Voice, Our Equal FutureIn 2021 we commemorate the Generation Equality Forum (GEF), launching 5-year commitments from civil society leaders, governments, corporations and change makers from around the world for bold gender equality impacts....

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - - Euro-Mediterranean region

A new issue of Quaderns de la Mediterrània, on art and creativity as bridges of intercultural dialogue

Created 04.10.2021

A new issue of Quaderns de la Mediterrània, on art and creativity as bridges of intercultural dialogue

A new issue of Quaderns de la Mediterrània is out!This issue, number 32, on “Art and Creativity: Bridges of Intercultural Dialogue” reflects, through the contributions of artistic creators and specialists in cultural and academic...