News and events / Calendar

24 Sep
2021


  • Documentary centre
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Types of Violence
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

Queer Feminist Perspectives on Political Homophobia and Anti-Feminism in the Middle East and Europe

This two-day digital conference aims to bring together researchers, activists, and community organizers to discuss how discourses on gender and sexuality have evolved in the Middle East and Europe amid the rise of far-right and authoritarian...

22 Sep
2021


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Economy / Employment
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

UfM-EMUNI Webinar: Women in blue economy in the Mediterranean

22 September 2021.  Sustainability and inclusiveness are at the heart of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, promoting strategies that place equality of access at the center of attention. The multiple sectors captured under the notion...

22 Sep
2021


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Culture / Sports / Leasure
  • - Middle East

Aftermath Bodies: Corporeality in Contemporary Iraqi Fiction

The Centre for Comparative Literature at Goldsmiths, University of London, organises a mini-series on Remnants of the Iraq Wars: Iraqi Literature Twenty Years after 9/117 September 2021 – Iraq: Corporeality & Memory. Iraqi literature, 20...

14 Sep
2021


  • Documentary centre
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Civil and political rights
  • - International

Transnational Feminist Practices Against War: 20 Years Later

In the aftermath of 9/11 a crucial intervention, Transnational Feminist Practices Against War, challenged dominant ideologies of war and xenophobia emerging through the War on Terror. Please join the authors as they reflect on this statement 20...

08 Sep
2021


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Civil and political rights
  • - International

PANEL DISCUSSION: Amman Principles - A New International Instrument for Gender Equality

In 2020, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung’s Political Feminism project in the MENA region commenced a project in partnership with Solidarity Is Global Institute in Jordan (SIGI-Jo) that aims at developing a set of principles for national mechanisms...

07 Sep
2021


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Miscellaneous
  • - Middle East

Iraq: Corporeality and Memory. Iraqi literature, 20 years after 9-11

The Centre for Comparative Literature at Goldsmiths, University of London, organises a mini-series on Remnants of the Iraq Wars: Iraqi Literature Twenty Years after 9/117 September 2021 – Iraq: Corporeality & Memory. Iraqi literature, 20...

30 Aug
2021


  • Documentary centre
  • Training
  • Education / Professional training
  • - International

Free Online Seminar Fall 2021: Feminist Research Methodologies and Digital Feminist Research

Description: This 10-week seminar is designed for students who want to start research with a feminist theoretical framework. While this course focuses on technique, it also hones in on the theoretical background of feminist research including,...

27 Jul
2021


  • Documentary centre
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Economy / Employment
  • - International

Teach Digital Migrant Women Focus Groups

If you are a migrant woman in Brussels, you are encouraged to participate in an informal discussion about digital technologies!On July 27 from 11 to 2pm Brussels time, there will be a lunch in which the participants will be able to share their...

22 Jul
2021


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Health / Emotional and sexual life
  • - International

Global Summit on child marriage and girls'education

This year, on 28-29 July, the UK and Kenya are co-hosting the Global Education Summit: Financing GPE 2021-2025. This is a key moment for the global community to convene to support quality education for all children. The central piece of the Summit...

15 Jul
2021


  • Network of networks
  • Scientific meeting
  • Types of Violence
  • - MENA region

SEMINAR - Wich protection for women from digital violence?

The Federation of Women’s Rights League (FLDDF in French) is organizing, within the framework of the Danish Arab Partnership Program, a digital regional seminar on the topic: « Wich protection for women from digital violence ?...

06 Jul
2021


  • Documentary centre
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Economy / Employment
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

The 2021 UfM Women Business Forum

Technological changes, including digitalisation, have been accelerated by the Covid-19 health crisis. Digital transformation presents a major tool for empowering women to enable their inclusion in labour markets, in entrepreneurial and financial...

30 Jun
2021


  • Documentary centre
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Miscellaneous
  • - International

The Generation Equality Forum in Paris : a Global Gathering for Gender Equality

The Generation Equality Forum is a global gathering for gender equality convened by UN Women and co-hosted by the governments of Mexico and France, in partnership with youth and civil society. The Forum kicked off in Mexico City in...