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Yala Academy

Member since 23.01.2017

Country

Palestinian Authority

Mission and objectives

YaLa Young Leaders is an online, Facebook-based movement of young Middle Easterners dedicated to leading their generation to a better future. YaLa Young Leaders is the broadest and fastest-growing Middle East peace movement today. Our nearly 1,000,000 members come from all across the MENA region, hailing from Israel, Palestine, Egypt, Algeria, Iraq, Jordan, Morocco, Tunisia, Turkey, Libya, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Sudan, Syria, Yemen, and Qatar, among others. The movement focuses on dialogue and engagement as a means to securing a safe, productive, and peaceful region, capitalizing on the catalyzing power of social networks, media, and technology.

Main activities related to gender equality and women's rights

Women rights and gender equality is in the center of the mission of the movement. As of this year, YaLa plans to include a portion of 70% of its participants to be women.

Geographical sphere of activity

Arab-countries

Working themes

Education / Professional training
Culture / Sports / Leasure
Civil and political rights

Target group(s)

Students and researchers, Employed women, Immigrant and refugee women

Specific years of work experience in gender equality

0-2

Contact

Address : Ramallah, 00000 ,Palestinian Authority
Telephone : 00972525120770
Adress email : megan@yalayl.org
Website : www.yalaacademy.org

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

Palestinian Bar Association (PBA)
Sana Hafsa Consulting Office
Institute for Women's Studies in the Arab World (IWSAW)
Association Femmes en Communication (FEC)
Intissar Bendjabellah
Tunisian Association of Development Law - ATDD
Kayan Feminist Organization
Be active. Be emancipated (B.a.B.e.)
Elham Ibrahim Younis Abdelaal
The Arab Association for Human Rights
Coalition parlementaire arabe sur la lutte contre la violence de la femme
Femme Action - Woman Action (A.F.A - A.W.A)
Laboratoire de Recherche sur les rapports sociaux et les représentations socioculturelles dans l'espace méditerranéen
Hiwar Center for youth and women's empowerment
Femmes-Education Arts-Médiation (FEDAM)
Daem for Media
Lebanese League for Women in Business
Free Sight Association
Association club de le jeune fille pour la formation à l'action de développement
Amal Wazan for women football
Trajectorya noorteorganisatsioon MTÜ
Association Démocratique des Femmes du Maroc (ADFM)
Infakto Research Workshop
Liberated T
Ramzi Nouisser
Association Voix d'Ève (AVE)
Center of Women'  s Studies and Policies (CWSP)
Mafraq Youth Gathering for Civil Society Development
AWSA-Be, Arab Women's Solidarity Association-Belgium
United Religions Initiative
Association of Organisations of Mediterranean Businesswomen (AFAEMME)
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique pour les Droits des Femmes (FLDDF Injad Beni Mellal)
Arab Institute for Human Rights
Coalition for Tunisian Women and the International Network of Women
Al-Thoria Studies Center

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