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Member since 21.02.2017



Presentation of research activity or teaching

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.

Working themes

Civil and political rights
Education / Professional training
Types of Violence

Geographical sphere of activity


Populations targeted by research


Specific years of work experience in gender equality


Project on gender equality and women's rights

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.


Address : Plaza Francisco Ruano, 4, 28026 ,Spain
Telephone : 673524871
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They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

Faculty Affiliate, PHRGE, Northeastern College of Law
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique pour les Droits des Femmes (FLDDF Injad Beni Mellal)
Be active. Be emancipated (B.a.B.e.)
FLSH Ain Chock
Trajectories of Peace and Development
Association Feminine de Lutte contre le Violence à l'Egard de la Femme et de l'Enfant (AFLCVF)
Nisaa Network
Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS)
Voix de la Femme Jemmeliya (VFJ)
Association El Ghaith
Ensan Aid
Association Talassemtane pour l'Environnement et Développement (ATED)
Libya Women's Forum
Hajar Foundation for Community Development
European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)
Ntic et Citoyennete - Maurifemme
Le chemin de la dignité
Abdulhakeq Al Barghazi
Tamazight Women Movement
Bidaya Association
Benaz Batrawi
Amadal Presse
KAFA (enough) Violence and Exploitation
Centre ADHUC - Teoria, Gènere, Sexualitat
Sana Hafsa Consulting Office
Abou Fadhl Mohamad Bahlouli
Women'  s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling
Journalists Without Borders (JWB)
Arab Renaissance for Democracy and Development  (ARDD - Legal Aid)
Morocco Volunteers
Vision Communication Consultancy
Assocaition des Femmes Chefs d'Entreprises du Maroc (AFEM)
Cork Feminista
Association of Women in Green Economy (AFEV)

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