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30 Jun
2021


  • The Foundation
  • Scientific meeting
  • Economy / Employment
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

COVID-19 in the MENA region: What Gender Policy Responses Do We Need?

In the MENA region, women are overrepresented in industries that COVID-19 and its subsequent restrictions have impacted the hardest. Women remain at the forefront of essential services rendering them additionally vulnerable to the health and...

01 Jun
2021


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Types of Violence
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

Women's professional networks: launch of 2GAP Méditerranée

On June 1, 2021, at 12:30h CET, the Gender and Governance Action Platform (2GAP) will be launched, in an online event. The event will consist of a webinar that will revolve around female professional networks.  Several professional...

18 Mar
2021


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Culture / Sports / Leasure
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

Follow the inauguration of our collage exhibition!

Collaging a Gender-Equal Future: Tailoring the Transformations of the Euro-Mediterranean SpaceThe artistic language of collage built upon mixtures and hybridisms brings together the 15 works that make up the exhibition. The collages map our...

01 Mar
2021


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Culture / Sports / Leasure
  • Spain

Our Illustration Exhibition Drawing 4 Equality keeps touring Barcelona!

From the Espai Antoni Miró Peris, our illustration Exhibition "Drawing 4 Equality: Challenging gender roles on both sides of the Mediterranean" moves to la Barceloneta, to the public library La Fraternitat. The exhibit portrays the selected...

27 Feb
2021


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Miscellaneous
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

Visit our photography exhibition on gender stereotypes, now in Can Trona (Vall d'en Bas)

The Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation’s photography exhibition "Dones trencant barreres. Transformant les ciutats mediterrànies" ("Women breaking barriers. Transforming Mediterranean cities") is now hosted by Can Trona,...

08 Jan
2021


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Culture / Sports / Leasure
  • Spain

Drawing 4 Equality will be displayed in Barcelona, in January and February 2021

Despite the difficulties of our current times, our illustration exhibition Drawing 4 Equality: Challenging gender roles on both sides of the Mediterranean is back on the move. The exhibition will be in the Espai Antoni Miró Peris (in...

24 Nov
2020


  • The Foundation
  • Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Types of Violence
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

WEBINAR - Rethinking Gender-Based Violence in 2020: Perspectives from Egypt, Lebanon and Syria

Tuesday the 24th of November at 11:00 am (CET)Please register via Zoom here or follow the webinar via YouTube here. The Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (EMWF) has been monitoring the initiatives of the members of its network r...

12 Nov
2020


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Culture / Sports / Leasure
  • Spain

The Arab and Mediterranean Film Festival of Catalonia, with a focus on resistance

The Arab and Mediterranean Film Festival of Catalonia reaches its 14th edition to keep giving voice to Arab and Mediterranean cinema. It will take place between November 12-15, 2020 entirely online, adjusting its format to the restrictions...

01 Oct
2020


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Culture / Sports / Leasure
  • Spain

New chance to visit our photography exhibition on gender stereotypes, now in Vic

The Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation’s photography exhibition "Dones trencant barreres. Transformant les ciutats mediterrànies" ("Women breaking barriers. Transforming Mediterranean cities") is now in the Catalan town of...

15 Jul
2020


  • The Foundation
  • Scientific meeting
  • Economy / Employment
  • - Multi-country

International Online Conference: Women in Industry and Innovation

Organized by UNIDO, the conference “Women in Industry and Innovation” –July 15-17, 2020 (CEST)– will gather government representatives, private sector actors, experts, entrepreneurs, researchers and other relevant...

08 Mar
2020


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Culture / Sports / Leasure
  • Spain

Our photo exhibition Women in action keeps touring: in Manresa until March 8

After having visited Tarragona, and previously travelled around France, our photography exhibition "Women in action: Breaking Stereotypes in the Euro-Mediterranean Region" lands in Manresa, in the province of Barcelona, Spain. The exhibit, which in...

31 Jan
2020


  • The Foundation
  • Ceremony / Events
  • Miscellaneous
  • - Euro-Mediterranean region

Our photography exhibition on gender stereotypes, in Tarragona

Our photography exhibition "Women in action: Breaking Stereotypes in the Euro-Mediterranean Region" (in Catalan, "Dones trencant barreres. Transformant les ciutats mediterrànies") is currently being displayed (from the 13th until the...