The research seminar "Brakes and barriers to women’s economic empowerment" was organised by the RUSEMEG in Rabat (Morocco) on May 27 and 28, 2015. This seminar was carried out as part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacity of equality actors”, of the project “Women for the future in the Mediterranean” funded by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development, and the project “Developing Women’s Empowerment”, labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.
Several papers were presented at the seminar:
1. Women's empowerment and microfinance: the experience of Enda inter-arabe, Fatma Triki
2. Economic integration of women in Tangier, Esther Fouchier
3. Economic empowerment of the Lebanese woman, Noura Raad
4. Empowerment, between relevance and ambiguity, Laïla Benchahda and Mehdi Ataibi
These papers are available in the attached file.
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.