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Network of networks - Civil and political rights - - European Union

FEM EU: feminist lobbying to prioritize gender equality during EU elections

Created 07.02.2019

FEM EU: feminist lobbying to prioritize gender equality during EU elections

In line with its commitment to achieve gender equality, the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) has recently joined the #FEM_EU campaign which aims to push for a feminist agenda as top priority for the upcoming European Union’s...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Morocco

Campaigns to re-appropriate the public space and women's bodies in Morocco

Created 31.01.2019

Campaigns to re-appropriate the public space and women's bodies in Morocco

On the International Women’s Day, 8 of March 2019, the Alternative Movement for Individual Freedoms (M. A. L. I. ) has symbolically changed the names of some of the streets of Rabat and gave them names of eminent Moroccan female figures, as to...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

Workshop in the West Bank to promote women's participation in public life

Created 29.01.2019

Workshop in the West Bank to promote women's participation in public life

A workshop on "Enhancing Women’s Participation in Public Life and Decision-making" was organized by Hiwar Center for youth and women’s empowerment on 19 December 2018 at the vocational training center of the village Beit Ur al-Tahta near Ramallah in...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Palestinian Authority

A series of trainings to empower women in Rafah, Gaza

Created 23.01.2019

A series of trainings to empower women in Rafah, Gaza

The Women’s Program Center recently held a number of training courses aimed at empowering women and young women in the city of Rafah (Gaza Strip, Palestine) and building their capacities in many areas. On January 13, the Center organized training...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

Gender mainstreaming in political parties in Tunisia: Good practices

Created 26.12.2018

Gender mainstreaming in political parties in Tunisia: Good practices

On December 18, 2018, Aswat Nissa presented its study "Good Practices in Gender Mainstreaming in Political Parties", based on a desk-review followed by a collection of quantitative and qualitative data from 40 young women engaged on the political...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Spain

Boosting the role of Catalonia to promote gender equality in the Mediterranean

Created 17.12.2018

Boosting the role of Catalonia to promote gender equality in the Mediterranean

Last month, the Gender Programme of the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) teamed up with the Department of Foreign Action, Institutional Relations and Transparency of the Government of Catalonia (Spain) to organize a meeting with...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - Lebanon

Creating Safer Workplaces: Towards Sexual Harassment Policies in Lebanon

Created 06.12.2018

Creating Safer Workplaces: Towards Sexual Harassment Policies in Lebanon

The Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality (AFE) in partnership with HIVOS and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands has launched its latest campaign and study entitled ‘’Creating Safer Workplaces: Towards Sexual...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - - Euro-Mediterranean region

On the 16 Days of Activism: how MIGS fight against GBV

Created 05.12.2018

On the 16 Days of Activism: how MIGS fight against GBV

Together with the international community, Cyprus recently marked the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Girls and the start of another year’s 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV). Violence...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

500 success stories about empowering female debtors and prisoners in Egypt

Created 04.12.2018

500 success stories about empowering female debtors and prisoners in Egypt

In celebration of the conclusion of its "New Life" project, the Care of Children of Female Prisoners Association held a conference entitled "The Beginning Not the End" to highlight the success stories of 500 female debtors  who joined the...

Network of networks - Miscellaneous - Morocco

The Make your voice heard project against GBV arrive to Khemisset city

Created 04.12.2018

The Make your voice heard project against GBV arrive to Khemisset city

20 young women from Khemisset city and its surroundings in a training on combating violence against women (VAW). The training is part of the project “Make your voice heard” which implemented by the Youth Empowerment Society - YES and...

Network of networks - Types of Violence - - Middle East

Mashreq conducts a campaign against all forms of GBV in the Arab World

Created 04.12.2018

Mashreq conducts a campaign against all forms of GBV in the Arab World

Mashreq Foundation for Development launched a regional awareness campaign entitled “Tamkeen” in cooperation with Al-Mahrousa Center (PDS) and the Kuwait Human Rights Society which aims to educate Arab women about their rights in local...

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Libya

Peacemakers Project: Increasing Libyan women's contribution to Peace making

Created 04.12.2018

Peacemakers Project: Increasing Libyan women's contribution to Peace making

In partnership with the Institute for War and Peace Reporting and the Ministry of Labour and Rehabilitation in Libya, the Trajectories for Peace and Development Association carried out the first phase of the "Peacemakers" project which consisted in...