News and events / Calendar

27 Jul
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Types of Violence
  • Egypt

Life Foundation launches a new program to support women victims of violence

As part of its efforts to provide legal support and sensitize women on the laws and provisions related to their lives, Life Foundation for Development and Community Reintegration has launched ‘’Haqi’’ (my right) program,...

06 Jul
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Scientific meeting
  • Miscellaneous
  • Syria

Conference on Syria: Women activists bringing hope

On July 6, 2018 at 6:30PM, we invite you to attend the conference-debate "Signs of life under bombing", organized by the City of Arenys de Munt (Spain). You will discover many examples of women who stand out for their resilience and activism in...

22 Jun
2018


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Civil and political rights
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

UN Women meeting on women's access to leadership positions

On June 22, UN Women organizes a regional meeting under the theme "Women’s access to leadership positions: a major challenge for transforming governance and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals –SDGs-". The Foundation will participate...

05 Jun
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Miscellaneous
  • - International

Gender equality at the heart of the European Development Days 2018

Organised by the European Commission since 2006, the European Development Days (EDD) bring several international actors together each year to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the...

14 May
2018


  • Research
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Types of Violence
  • Lebanon

Seminar on Women's experience in cities in conflict

 In recent years, conflicts and wars have continued to drag the civilian population into the most extreme forms of violence, and women are directly affected by these human tragedies. "Traditionally, war is seen as an event that concerns only...

13 Mar
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Civil and political rights
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

Seminar Aula Mediterrània

Aula Mediterrània is an inter-university programme that aims to foster studies on the Mediterranean with as wide and interdisciplinary a perspective as possible by holding a conference cycle. Started in 2015, it is the result of the...

12 Mar
2018


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Civil and political rights
  • - International

Workshops on Women, Agriculture, Climate and Empowerment at the CSW62

The sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) will be held at United Nations Headquarters from 12 to 23 March 2018 under the theme of the challenges and opportunities of gender equality and the empowerment of women and...

10 Mar
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Civil and political rights
  • Tunisia

National March for Equality in the inheritance in Tunisia

The Tunisian Coalition for Equality in inheritance called for a national march on March 10, 2018, to demand gender equality in inheritance. The coalition calls "all the friends and comrades of the civil society and all fellow citizens of justice,...

27 Feb
2018


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

Workshop on gender mainstreaming in programs targeting women with HIV

Between February 27th and March 1st 2018, Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration participated in a workshop organized by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on "Mainstreaming gender perspective in the monitoring...

24 Feb
2018


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

National conference to revise the Family code in Rabat

14 years following the issuance of the Family Code, major problems contradicting the principle of equality and non-discrimination have emerged, which urgently calls for a new series of reforms guaranteeing real equality and protecting rights in...

16 Feb
2018


  • Research
  • Scientific meeting
  • Education / Professional training
  • - MENA region

Researchers and Civil Society to Discuss Migrant Women in the Mediterranean

What are the possible bridges between the work of gender specialists and that of associations? How can we envisage the articulation between research and active fieldwork? These are some of the questions that the seminar "Promoting Dialogue between...

01 Feb
2018


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

Women in public places, why is it still a problematic issue?

On Thursday, February 1st, 2018, from 7pm to 9pm, the Paris-Ile de France Women’s Assembly is organizing a debate on the theme "Women in public places: Why is it still a problematic issue?" With Céline PINA, author of "Guilty Silence" (Kero...