19 to 21 May, Barcelona
Based on the conclusions of the 1st Conference on Women’s Empowerment, held on 26 and 27 March 2014, this conference will bring together key regional actors with the aim of identifying the opportunities and challenges and define strategic actions contributing to promoting a more equitable growth as a crucial factor for the political, social and economic development of the region. 250 representatives of key actors involved in women’s socio-economic empowerment are expected in this high-level conference.
The Foundation has been invited to participate in two sessions
These sessions will help detail the Foundation’s objectives, its work tools, notably its website, and its current projects on mobilisation and strengthening the capacities of the equality actors. The Foundation will present its first publication, Women in the Mediterranean. First report of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation. Monitoring of the Ministerial Conferences recently released. The action of the Foundation is part of the project “Developing Women’s Empowerment”, labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.