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14 May
2018


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

Women's experience in cities in conflict: An identity quest

 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


  • 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...

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...

27 Jan
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Education / Professional training
  • Spain

First meeting of the Forum of Muslim Women in Spain

FEMME, the Forum of Empowerment of Muslim Women in Spain, begins its journey with its first meeting that will focus on education as an indispensable tool for the empowerment of women and to challenge prejudices. The meeting will take place in...

27 Jan
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Education / Professional training
  • Spain

First meeting of the Forum of Muslim Women in Spain

FEMME, the Forum of Empowerment of Muslim Women in Spain, begins its journey with its first meeting that will focus on education as an indispensable tool for the empowerment of women and to challenge prejudices. The meeting will take place in...

20 Jan
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Scientific meeting
  • Civil and political rights
  • Belgium

The participation of Tunisian women in political and associative life

As part of a series of activities to prepare for the 2018 municipal elections, the Vigilance Committee for Democracy in Tunisia (CVDT) is organizing a meeting under the theme of the participation of Tunisian women in political and associative life....

28 Dec
2017


  • Network of networks
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Culture / Sports / Leasure
  • Tunisia

Alyssa Rally: Car rally for women in Tunisia

The 4th edition of the Allyssa Rally - Shell Fuel Save Trophy will take place in Tunisia from 28th December 2017 until 3rd January 2018. This event has a touristic, ludic and sportive nature. This is a meeting of female crews from different...

24 Nov
2017


  • The Foundation
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Economy / Employment
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

The Foundation to participate in the IX MEDA Women Entrepreneurs Forum

On November 24 2017, the Foundation will participate in the IX Meda Women Entrepreneurs Forum organized by the Association of Organisations of Mediterreanean Businesswomen (AFAEMME), the Association of Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce (ASCAME),...

22 Nov
2017


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

Civil Society, Sustainable Development and Promotion of Women's Rights in the Southern Mediterranean Countries

Zohra Koubia, a member of the Moroccan Association of Human Rights (AMDH) and Founder and President of the "Forum des Femmes au Rif", will comment on the advance and what still needs to be done regarding the awareness of the importance of gender...

22 Nov
2017


  • The Foundation
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Miscellaneous
  • Egypt

The Foundation to follow-up on Ministerial commitments on gender equality

A meeting of Ministers of the 43 Member States of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) responsible for women affairs will be held on the 27th of November in Cairo, under the leadership of the UfM Secretariat. This event follows previous UfM...