Maysa Hajjaj is a PhD candidate in feminist and gender studies at Complutense University of Madrid, with more than 5 years of experience in advocating for gender equality and women rights. Her related education activities are: 1- visiting fellow at International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) of Erasmus University Rotterdam- Civic Innovation Research Initiative (CIRI). From September, 2016 till November, 2016. Subject: unpaid care work and the capabilities approach. 2- visiting researcher at The Department of Economics Marco Biagi - Center for the Analysis of Public Policies (CAPP), Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia. From Feb., 2012 till March, 2012. Subject: Gender Budgeting and the capabilities approach, and a working paper was produced on the subject.
PhD Dissertation Title: "WELL BEING PERSPECTIVE AND THE GENDER QUESTION IN PALESTINE: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS" Maysa Hajjaj investigates in how Palestinian women can have public budgets and policies that are sensitive to gender. She also tries to investigate the possibilities of creating a Well Being System in conflict areas by applying capabilities approach. That is to achieve a proper investment of the human capital, by promoting a real national commitment to create a balance between different social groups, in order to promote and enable their desired efficiency by a serious review of the capabilities of the community and its potentials, and a serious review of the current mechanisms for setting strategies, policies and economic development.
Civil and political rights
Education / Professional training
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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 Foreign Affairs and International Development 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.