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Network of networks - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Women empowerment at the heart of the 1st Youth Forum for the Mediterranean

Created 17.07.2018

Women empowerment at the heart of the 1st Youth Forum for the Mediterranean

Forty five young leaders of twenty different nationalities representing various women associations, NGOs, youth initiatives, universities and student unions of both sides of the Mediterranean participated at the 1st Youth Forum for the Mediterranean...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Tunisia

Working and succeeding together, a seminar on female entrepreneurship

Created 06.07.2018

Working and succeeding together, a seminar on female entrepreneurship

As part of its project "Let’s dare to Succeed Together, Women from the South and Women from the North", Mediterravenir organizes, in early August, a seminar for women who have project initiatives and come from border zones.  35 women...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

A research on radios'role in women's economic empowerment in Egypt

Created 03.07.2018

A research on radios'role in women's economic empowerment in Egypt

A recent study entitled "The Role of Egyptian Radio in supporting women’s small projects" confirmed the important role played by some programs in Egyptian radio stations in encouraging women to set up small projects and enter the labour...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Egypt

Economic and psycho-social support for female prisoners in Egypt

Created 28.06.2018

Economic and psycho-social support for female prisoners in Egypt

Life Foundation for Development and Community Reintegration continues to implement important and vital activities within the framework of its project "Towards the rehabilitation and social integration of prisoners with a focus on female prisoners"....

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...