News and events / Calendar

27 Apr
2021


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

Webinar - Pre-school in Morocco

Preschool, an underestimated impact?On Tuesday 27 April at 2pm, the Zakoura Lab (research-action & development centre of the Zakoura Foundation), is organising a webinar entitled "Preschool, an underestimated impact?" with the participation of...

23 Apr
2021


  • Research
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Civil and political rights
  • Morocco

Conference by Soraya al-Kahlaoui on women's land rights in Morocco

On April 23, 2021 (10h - 12h CET), Soraya al-Kahlaoui will be giving a talk entitled "Droits à la terre des femmes au Maroc, entre colonialité et état néolibéral".  Al-Kahlaoui holds a PhD in sociology. Her...

22 Apr
2021


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

Conference on queer activism, intersectional feminism and national struggles in Palestine

Lecture by Ghadir Shafie, co-founder and director of Aswat, the Palestinian Feminist Center for Gender and Sexual FreedomGhadir Shafie is a Palestinian feminist who dedicates her work and activism to the cause of Palestinian queer women and to...

21 Apr
2021


  • Documentary centre
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Economy / Employment
  • Palestinian Authority

Colonialization, Neo-Liberalization and Patriarchy: Search for an Alternative Approach to Economic and Social Empowerment

This lecture will briefly describe the Israeli colonial project of dispossession and de-development on occupied Palestine, followed by a discussion on the emerging Palestinian Authority (PA) and its impact on the economy through a gender lens....

15 Apr
2021


  • Documentary centre
  • Training
  • Economy / Employment
  • Tunisia

Tunisia: EBRD helps women entrepreneurs move to digital era

Are you a woman entrepreneur? Looking to improve your managerial performance and develop new skills? The EBRD invites you to participate free of charge in its online training workshop on the following theme: “Digital Marketing”, led by...

09 Apr
2021


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

A Feminist Lens on Migration and Trade

 Global migration and global trade policies may seem very far from the experiences of migrant women around the globe, yet they directly impact migrant women’s lives. In the era of globalised economies, nations and corporations depend on...

08 Apr
2021


  • Research
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Miscellaneous
  • - International

Gender and the Margins: A Webinar with Lila Abu-Lughod

This Theory from the Margins event will discuss a forthcoming work by Lila Abu-Lughod. More details and zoom link to be announced later. The event will also be live-streamed.  Lila Abu-Lughod is the Joseph L. Buttenwieser Professor of So...

07 Apr
2021


  • Research
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Types of Violence
  • - MENA region

Feminist Anti-Racist Activisms: Intersections of Feminist and Anti-Racist Activisms in the MENA

This webinar will explore the intersections of feminist and anti-racist activism in the Middle East and North Africa. Professor Nadje Al-Ali will be in conversation with Maie Panaga, Menna Agha, Nabila Moussaoui, and Khawla Ksiki - four pro...

06 Apr
2021


  • Network of networks
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Miscellaneous
  • - International

Workshop - From Beijing to the Generation Equality Forum: which feminist position on the ecologial transition?

Forum Femmes Méditerranée co-organises, together with Adéquations, a workshop entitled: "From Beijing to the Generation Equality Forum: which feminist position on the ecological transition?" in the framework of the first ever...

04 Apr
2021


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

Registrations are now open for the 1st International Women's Rights Forum

In the framework of the 25th anniversary of the World Conference on Women, initiated by the UN in Beijing in 1995, the CLEF (French Coordination for the European Women’s Lobby, of which Forum Femmes Méditerranée has been a member since...

01 Apr
2021


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

Feminist roles between two Springs: Discussing generational intersections

The Caucus For Women Politicians in the MENA Region organises an interactive event to discuss the intersections of different feminist generations, and their activism. Participants will address the common grounds and also the points of...

29 Mar
2021


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

The Generation Equality Forum kicks off in Mexico

Generation Equality Forum Public ConversationThe Generation Equality Forum opens in Mexico (from March 29-31, 2021) before its final event in Paris, which will take place from June 30 to July 2, 2021 (in a virtual format). Click here to re...