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The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

The Chemin de la Dignité association accompanies women leaders in Douar Hicher

Created 30.10.2018

The Chemin de la Dignité association accompanies women leaders in Douar Hicher

The political and public participation of women is today a major imperative for the realization of democracy and the consolidation of gender equality in society. In Tunisia, despite the constitutional gains regarding women’s rights, their...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - Lebanon

Donia promotes women's engagement in environment protection in Lebanon

Created 30.10.2018

Donia promotes women's engagement in environment protection in Lebanon

Lebanon is currently experiencing deforestation, soil erosion, desertification, air pollution from vehicular traffic and the burning of industrial wastes, pollution of coastal waters from raw sewage, and oil spills. Additionally, due to...

The Foundation - Education / Professional training - Palestinian Authority

Fighting against female school dropouts in Areas C in Bethlehem and Hebron

Created 28.09.2018

Fighting against female school dropouts in Areas C in Bethlehem and Hebron

Education is considered as an important factor in enhancing a person’s opportunities in social and economic mobility. However, leaving school at an early age remains a problem, to which poverty and being female are generally associated with....

The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Tunisia

Climate Change and women's economic empowerment in Tozeur

Created 28.09.2018

Climate Change and women's economic empowerment in Tozeur

Oasis territories in Tunisia have undergone major changes in recent years due to climate change, which affects the health of populations and their way of life. According to the UN, women are the most concerned by this phenomenon. To deepen this...

The Foundation - Culture / Sports / Leasure - - Euro-Mediterranean region

The FFEM promotes art as a catalyst for feminist struggle at the CIRFF congress

Created 05.09.2018

The FFEM promotes art as a catalyst for feminist struggle at the CIRFF congress

In August, FFEM organized several activities within the framework of the International Congress of Feminist Research in Francophonie (CIRFF) at Paris Nanterre University. Part of these activities, an exhibition and a seminar in particular, were...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

FFEM contributes to the collective feminist debate at Paris-Nanterre University

Created 04.09.2018

FFEM contributes to the collective feminist debate at Paris-Nanterre University

With the presence of 20 researchers and leaders of associations committed to equality, our Foundation contributed to the collective reflection on the relations of patriarchy and contemporary feminist issues, subjects at the heart of the debate of...

The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Algeria

Female entrepreneurship progress in Setif

Created 30.07.2018

Female entrepreneurship progress in Setif

The wilaya (region) of Setif, Algeria, has a strong economic and commercial potential, it is distinguished by a large offer of university centers and vocational training centers. Despite this, the participation of women in the economic sphere...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Morocco

Training and advocacy to strengthen the role of elected women in Ifrane

Created 29.06.2018

Training and advocacy to strengthen the role of elected women in Ifrane

For several years, the Moroccan State has made continuous efforts for the empowerment and integration of women into political life. Through many legal measures, the representation of women in elected bodies has increased, and they have greater...

The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Algeria

AFEV contributed to the development of female entrepreneurship at a local level

Created 24.05.2018

AFEV contributed to the development of female entrepreneurship at a local level

The Association of Women in Green Economy - AFEV has recently concluded a field project to sensitize 30 women from the municipality of Bouzaréah (Algeria) to entrepreneurship. This project is the result of a previously elaborated diagnosis...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

MIFTAH promotes women and youth in decision-making positions in Palestine

Created 23.05.2018

MIFTAH promotes women and youth in decision-making positions in Palestine

The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy – MIFTAH recently concluded a project advocating for the inclusion of women and youth in high decision-making positions within the Palestinian political system,...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - Morocco

Anaouat meets Ms. Mingasson, a senior EU political official

Created 15.05.2018

Anaouat meets Ms. Mingasson, a senior EU political official

On May 10, the Delegation of the European Union to Morocco organized a meeting in Rabat between Ms. Amina Byouz, President of the Anaouat Association and Ms. Irène Mingasson, Head of Unit of EU’s "Regional Programmes Neighbourhood...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Jordan

Enhancing women's access to decision making at local level in Ma'an

Created 19.04.2018

Enhancing women's access to decision making at local level in Ma'an

Women in the governorate of Ma’an (Jordan) experience vulnerability and marginalization due to male domination within the family but also in decision-making. The clans -groups of interrelated families- support men’s nomination to...