News and events

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29 Jun
2017


  • Research
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Miscellaneous
  • France

Masculinities in the Euro-Mediterranean area

Masculinities in the Euro-Mediterranean area is the topic of the next research seminar of RUSEMENG.Male chauvinism does not only provide stereotyped roles for women. Men are also the object of a gender-based categorization, which indicates what...

24 May
2017


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

Forum about women leadership in the Mediterranean area in Jerez

The Fundación Tres Culturas del Mediterráneo (Three Mediterranean Cultures’ Foundation) and the Ministry of Moroccan residents abroad and Migration Affairs from Morocco organizes, with the City Council of Cadiz and the Town Hall...

09 May
2017


  • The Foundation
  • Training
  • Education / Professional training
  • France

Course: Women of the Future in the Mediterranean

A series of classes and workshops on gender and politics will take place in Paris and Strasbourg, France, in the framework of the 3rd "Women of the Future in the Mediterranean (FAM)" course, created by the research university Sciences Po and...

29 Mar
2017


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

Presentation of Xabaca project: Arab women artists for the social change

Xabaca is a project which aims to rethink about censorship and self-censorship processes faced by women Arab creators in their countries of origin, by both the political and social conditions and gender prejudices.One of the first steps of the...

23 Mar
2017


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Miscellaneous
  • Spain

International Conference – Youth in Arab Mediterranean Countries: Youth Cultures, Values and Gender

During the event, stakeholders will present the main findings and results of the #SAHWAYouthSurvey, which interviewed 10,000 young people and developed Ethnographic Fieldwork in Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia. There will be four panels...

08 Mar
2017


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

International Women's Rights Day: Migrant and Refugee Women

Nour Alchikh Oughlli, from the Gender Programme of the European Institute of the Mediterranean, the headquarter of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation, will participate in the international conference on the occasion of the women's rights day,...

08 Mar
2017


  • Network of networks
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Types of Violence
  • Cyprus

“Litigating for freedom, for power, for love: Strategies for global leaders”

On the occasion of International Women’s Day the Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies has the pleasure of inviting you to a lecture entitled: “Litigating for freedom, for power, for love: Strategies for global leaders”Keynote Speaker: Karuna...

03 Mar
2017


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

"Advocacy for Women's Candidates and their Election in Municipal Councils"

Opening seminar of the campaign: "Advocacy for Women's Candidates and their Election in Municipal Councils" in the framework of the project CSO WINS « Capacity building in Southern Mediterranean to open policy dialogue and monitoring for women...

01 Mar
2017


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

Nehad's Stories

Nehad Abul Komsan … warns women "The Labor Market Doesn’t Wait for you" You can become a successful mother, a successful wife, a successful scientist, a successful doctor, a successful judge with everything being successful "you can...

19 Feb
2017


  • Network of networks
  • Training
  • Education / Professional training
  • Estonia

Expressions in Dialogue: Capacity building for Euro-Mediterranean Living Libraries

This training is a Capacity Building activity, taking place from the 19th to the 26th February 2017 in Tallinn, Estonia, and it is supported by the Anna Lindh Foundation in the frames of the midterm project "Expressions in Dialogue"."Expressions in...

25 Jan
2017


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Miscellaneous
  • Spain

The Catalan society and the women’s promotion in the Mediterranean area

The European Institute of the Mediterranean - IEMed hosts the event entitled “The Catalan society and the women’s promotion in the Mediterranean area” which will take place on 25th of January, 2017, at 18.30h at the quarter of the IEMed (Girona...

12 Jan
2017


  • Research
  • Training
  • Education / Professional training
  • Morocco

Seminar The “making” of bodies and producing gender inequalities

Women’s bodies is at the heart of the changes in the Mediterranean societies. This is a major challenge from the democracy’s point of view as the recent debates on sexual harassment, freedom of dress, women's access to public space,...