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Service for Women's Rights and Gender Equality (SDFE)

Member since 18.11.2016



Mission and objectives

The General Directorate for Social Cohesion (DGCS) is the central administration responsible for the Ministries of Social Affairs, Health, Families, Children as well as Women's Rights, Housing and Social Affairs and Sustainable Housing (Emergency Shelter). The DGCS intervenes on public policies of solidarity, social development and the promotion of equality that fosters social cohesion.

The DGCS is composed of three services:

- Department of social and medico-social policies,
- Department of women's rights and equality between women and men (SDFE),
- Department of policy support.

The mission of the DGCS is to initiate, promote and implement policies relating to women's rights and equality between women and men. The DGCS leads and facilitates the inter-ministerial action on these policies through the network of senior officials who are in charge of equal rights and those correspondents of each ministry.


Address : 10, Place des cinq martyrs du Lycée Buffon, 75015 ,France
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They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

Egyptian Female Lawyers
ISIS Center for Women and Development
Association de Développement Local Méditerranéen (ADELMA)
MSA University
Association MINA's Talents
Women Programs Centre - Rafah
Mother's School Association
International therapeutic Attorneys Centre (ICAR)
Children of Female Prisoners Association
Youssef Bouataoun
Bint Bladi Association
Womenpreneur Initiative
League for Lebanese Women's Rights (LLWR)
Nisreen Alami
Association du Développement et des Études Stratégiques de Medenine (ADESM)
Badr Eltawayel
League of Female Executives of the National Union of Tunisian Women
Gender and Sexuality Resource Center. Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality
Regional Center for Dialogue and Mediation (RCMD)
Radio Souriat
University El Maner Tunis
Horus Foundation for Development and Training
Info-Com Jeunes de Guelma
Creativity Center for Citizenship and Democracy
Sawa Organization - All Women Together Today and Tomorrow
Jurists without chains
Al-Mashreq for development and population
Women'  s Solidarity Fund (WSF)
Jossour Forum des Femmes Marocaines (Jossour FFM)
SHASHAT Women Cinema
Soumia Boutkhil
Nansen Dialogue Montenegro
Legal Association for Family Assistance and Human Rights
Bidaya Association
Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development (JOHUD)

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