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Network of networks - Civil and political rights - - MENA region

Jordan to host X MEDA Women Entrepreneurs Forum

Created 15.06.2018

Jordan to host X MEDA Women Entrepreneurs Forum

Between 2 and 3 October 2018, the Jordanian capital Amman will host the X MEDA Women Entrepreneurs Forum which is organized by the Association of Mediterranean Business Women’s Organizations (AFAEMME) in cooperation with the Association of...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - - MENA region

Book on the struggle of Arab feminists. The case of Morocco and Tunisia

Created 04.06.2018

Book on the struggle of Arab feminists. The case of Morocco and Tunisia

Leïla Tauil’s book, "Arab Feminisms: A Century-Long Battle. The Case of Morocco and Tunisia" dives into the fascinating history of Moroccan and Tunisian feminist movements by bringing out of the shadows the role of women, while also...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - France

Book presentation: Your Fatwa does not Apply Here

Created 31.05.2018

Book presentation: Your Fatwa does not Apply Here

On May 29, the TransMéditerranée Festival hosted Ms. Karima Bennoune, Professor of Law at the University of California and Special Rapporteur to the United Nations for Cultural Rights to present her book "Your Fatwa does not Apply...

Network of networks - Education / Professional training - Turkey

Workshop on Women and the International law and conventions in Turkey

Created 29.05.2018

On April 24th 2018, Syrian Women´s Network (SWN) organized a two days’ workshop on women in international law, in Gaziantep (Turkey). The workshop is part of an agreement between SWN and the Syrian Legal Development Programme to conduct...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - - MENA region

60 deputies support a bill to help imprisoned female debtors in Egypt

Created 26.05.2018

60 deputies support a bill to help imprisoned female debtors in Egypt

The Care of the Children of Female Prisoners Association, represented by its President Nawal Mustafa, managed to collect the signatures of 60 deputies to discuss a draft law on imposing alternative punishments on female debtors as an alternative to...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Algeria

Djazairouna program for the integration of women into the labour market

Created 17.05.2018

Djazairouna program for the integration of women into the labour market

Between 2017 and 2018 the Djazairouna association completed a program focusing on decent work and social protection, specifically against the exclusion of women from the labor market and by providing information on the mechanisms of social...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Meeting in Tangier on young women and social and solidarity economy

Created 16.05.2018

Meeting in Tangier on young women and social and solidarity economy

Last March, a meeting was held in Tangier (Morocco) between all public administrations (Tanger,Tetouan, Al-Hoceima region - Morocco, Sousse region - Tunisia, Campania region -Italy, Corsica -France, and Catalonia -Spain) involved in the project...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Algeria

Training on Income-Generating Activities in Blida

Created 08.05.2018

Training on Income-Generating Activities in Blida

20 women from Wilaya de Blida (Algeria) participated in a training on "Income-Generating Activities (IGA)", held on 20 and 21 April 2018 at the headquarters of the association Djazairouna in Blida. This training is part of a project run jointly by...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Libya

Libyan women fight for their civil and political rights

Created 04.05.2018

Libyan women fight for their civil and political rights

The ’’ Why Me for Women’s rights ’’ association recently launched an intensive campaign against the marriage of under-age girls which has become a widespread phenomenon in Libya given the security chaos, the difficult...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Turkey

Workshops for Syrians on women's political empowerment

Created 24.04.2018

Workshops for Syrians on women's political empowerment

The Syrian Women´s Network has recently conducted several trainings and workshops on several issues related to gender equality, in collaboration with Ward Al Balad Forum, in the Turkish city of Şanlıurfa.    40 trainees...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

Leaders of Today: Palestinian Youth and Women Claiming the Political Sphere

Created 23.04.2018

This documentary film, which is produced by MIFTAH, tries to shed light on the importance of youth and women participation in decision making positions, particularly within the bodies and entities of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO). The...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

Training on the International Mechanisms for Women's Rights Defending: UNSCR1325 for Kasserine

Created 19.04.2018

Training on the International Mechanisms for Women's Rights Defending: UNSCR1325 for Kasserine

Between the 7th and the 11th of March 2018, the ‘’Free Sight Association” organized a training session targeting 25 civil society activists on topics related to international conventions and key international mechanisms for the...