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The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - MENA region

Human Rights Day: The FFEM's contribution to gender and development issues

Created 21.12.2018

Human Rights Day: The FFEM's contribution to gender and development issues

On the occasion of Human Rights Day and the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, on December 10, 2018, a meeting was held at the National Assembly in Paris on the rights of women in North Africa and the Middle East. The...

The Foundation - Economy / Employment - Jordan

Empowering female factory workers towards fairer labour conditions in Zarqaa

Created 27.11.2018

Empowering female factory workers towards fairer labour conditions in Zarqaa

In the factories of Zarqaa, one of the most important industrial hubs in Jordan, female workers endure difficult situations and various forms of discrimination, some are also victims of sexual harassment. According to diagnosis by the Jordan Forum...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Morocco

Training elected women for more effective local governance in Ifrane

Created 23.11.2018

Training elected women for more effective local governance in Ifrane

Despite favorable frameworks to equal opportunities in terms of access to political and governance structures in Morocco, women’s presence and effective participation in elected positions in local authorities remain below expectations,...

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...

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

Amal Wazan for women football
People’ Rights  Center - Sidi kacem
Mediterraneo Sociale
The Individual Initiative for Human Rights  - Masir
Sihem Benallal Benrahou
Global Forum for Religions and Humanity (GFRH)
European Observatory on Femicide
Morgan Sigl Fertilhanges
Centre de Recherches, d'Etude de Documentation et d'Information sur la Femme, CREDIF
Association El Ghaith
Women'  s Solidarity Fund (WSF)
Tunisian National League of Policewomen
Women Entrepreneurs Accelerator (WEAccelerator)
Université d'  Alger III
Association Voix de Femmes Marocaines
Tunisie pionnieres
The Digital Museum of Women  Zatek
RIHAN ASSOCIATION for Youth and Development
Coalition for Tunisian Women
Society of Women Graduates (SWG) in the Gaza Strip
Association de Développement Local Méditerranéen (ADELMA)
Association club de le jeune fille pour la formation à l'action de développement
Al-Thoria Studies Center
Why Me for Women’s Rights
Organisation TAMAYNUT
Al-Bait Assamed Association Society
Human Development Network
Safadi Foundation
Business Women Forum-Palestine (BWF)
Tubas Charitable Society
The committee of vigilance for democracy in Tunisia (CDVT)
Sarab Center for Culture and Community Arts
Genre en Action
Union Nationale de la Femme Tunisienne (UNFT)
Mada for Citizenship and Development
Organization of Backing Liberal and Social Development (OBLSD)

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