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Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Morocco

Pilot project to empower elected women in Ifrane in the communes

Created 14.08.2018

Pilot project to empower elected women in Ifrane in the communes

The Tazghart Azrou association has launched a pilot project aimed at strengthening the role and place of elected women in Ifrane province and empowering them in terms of local governance and the management of the municipalities that they represent....

Network of networks - Civil and political rights - Egypt

Intensive efforts by Cedaw Foundation to enable women to run for local councils

Created 12.08.2018

Intensive efforts by Cedaw Foundation to enable women to run for local councils

The Cedaw Foundation for Democracy and Human Rights is currently implementing a number of workshops aimed at training women who wish to run for next local elections scheduled for next year. These trainings cover different aspect of the elections,...

Network of networks - Culture / Sports / Leasure - Bulgaria

Mobile photo exhibition to highlight Bulgarian women's role in the society

Created 25.07.2018

Mobile photo exhibition to highlight Bulgarian women's role in the society

The Gender Alternatives Foundation launched its first artistic project "Women in Urban and Rural Areas - an Overview of Their Role in Society". The project is part of the cultural program of Plovdiv European Capital of Culture 2019 and is co-funded...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Egypt

AL TA'MARBOUTA: The key to reducing rural poverty

Created 24.07.2018

AL TA'MARBOUTA: The key to reducing rural poverty

The Self-Development, Interchange and Solidarity Movement (M. A. I. S. ) launched its new project ‘’ AL TA’MARBOUTA ‘’ which aims at reducing rural poverty of small producers and the most vulnerable groups such as...

Network of networks - Economy / Employment - Libya

Jusoor launches the first women business Incubator in Libya - LEAP

Created 20.07.2018

Jusoor launches the first women business Incubator in Libya - LEAP

This summer, Jusoor Center for Studies and Development (Jusoor) launched LEAP, a new business incubator aiming at contributing to the building of an inclusive economy in Libya. Through LEAP, Jusoor aims to create a vibrant community of like-minded...

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...