News and events / Calendar

27 Feb
2019


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

Women's movements in Morocco and journalism

As part of the inter-university programme “Aula Mediterrània” which aims to foster studies on the Mediterranean region from a wide perspective, the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) holds a conference led by the...

07 Feb
2019


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

FFEM's photo exhibition is back to Barcelona!

The Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM)’s photo exhibition "Dones trencant barreres. Transformant les ciutats mediterrànies" ("Women breaking barriers. Transforming Mediterranean cities") is currently hosted by Torre...

15 Dec
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Training
  • Types of Violence
  • Morocco

End of an Initiative to combat violence against women in Tetouan

The ‘’Make your voice heard” initiative to combat violence against women concluded 2018 activities with a training held in Tetouan (northern Morocco) on 15 and 16 December 2018, with the participation of young women who were...

14 Dec
2018


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

Come celebrate the 20th anniversary of Administration Moderne!

Established in 1998 and with 150 members, "Administration Moderne" (Modern Administration) is a French interministerial association that brings together women high-ranking officials. On Friday the 14th of December, the association will celebrate in...

10 Dec
2018


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

Meeting and debate on women's rights in the MENA region

On the 10th of December, 2018, the Center of Arab Women for Training and Research (CAWTAR) and the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) -two founding members of the FFEM- will participate in Paris in the event "Acting for women’s...

30 Nov
2018


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

Closing Ceremony of the 2018 Women's Political Academy in Tunisia

As every year for the past 5 years, the Aswat Nissa Association is organizing the closing ceremony of its flagship program the Women’s Political Academy. The event will take place on Friday, November 30, 2018, at its premises located at 3 Bassora...

23 Nov
2018


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

Leïla Tauil presents her book 'Arab Feminisms'in Paris

On Friday, November 23, 2018, researcher Leïla Tauil will present her book "Arab Feminisms: A Century of Combat - The Case of Morocco and Tunisia" at L’Harmattan Space in Paris (France). This book immerses readers in past and present...

23 Nov
2018


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

The Federation of Women's Rights Leagues launches its 2017 Violence Report soon

On 23 November 2018 , the Federation of Women’s Rights Leagues, through the office of its Network against Violence – Injad,  organises a press conference to launch the Violence Report for 2017 in coordination with the Womens...

19 Nov
2018


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

Photo exhibition and discussion in Torredembarra on Mediterranean feminisms

After Paris, Lisbon, and Barcelona and the photo exhibition Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM)’s photo exhibition "Dones trencant barreres. Transformant les ciutats mediterrànies" ("Women breaking barriers....

15 Nov
2018


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

Reflections on gender relations, from past to present, in the Mediterranean

Are we at the time of a great anthropological revolution, of a major upheaval in gender relations? Are paternalism, machismo and sexism on the verge of giving up arms in Mediterranean societies or are we witnessing, at the same time, even more...

12 Nov
2018


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

Art and feminism in cities: A vital link for human rights

On the 12th of November 2018, the Gender Equality Programme of the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) is organizing a round table on the theme "Art and feminism in cities: a vital link for human rights". It will be an opportunity to...

11 Nov
2018


  • Network of networks
  • Training
  • Miscellaneous
  • Palestinian Authority

Nissa FM highlights Palestinian women's life and realities

Nissa FM is first female-run radio station in Palestine that targets women and focuses on their issues and concerns. Through its weekly newsletters, Nissa FM hopes to spread awareness and information regarding Palestinian women’s realities,...