Network of networks / Research and Education

لويزا فاوستيني تورريس

Member since 22.02.2017



Presentation of research activity or teaching

Luisa is a 2nd year PhD student and member of the Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration. Her resarch investigate the impacts of EU external migration policies on countries of origin and transit of migration in the Southern Mediterranean Neighbourhood. Her main resarch goal is to understand the mechanisms through which EU external migration policies impact the democratization of countries of origin and transit of migration. She is particulatly interested in understading this process from gender perspective and by focusing on the young population. Her main geigraphical scope is the Maghreb.

Working themes

Civil and political rights
Economy / Employment

Geographical sphere of activity


Populations targeted by research

Young women
Civil society

Specific years of work experience in gender equality


Project on gender equality and women's rights

GRITIM-UPF is an Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration at the department of political and social sciences at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona, Catalonia). It is made up of researchers from different disciplines, who are interested in aspects of innovation and management of change processes arising from human mobility and immigration. The group's main objectives are to promote theoretical and applied research related to political and social agendas and, in particular, to contribute to the definition of a European approach.


Address : Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27 Barcelona, 08005 ,Spain
Telephone : (+34) 935 421 943 / (+34) 935 421 941
Adress email :
Website :

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

Association Generation Challenge for Development and Culture
Al Karam
Fundació Aroa
União de Mulheres Alternativa e Resposta
Cooperation Association
University Hassan II Casablanca
Zhour Bouzidi
Info-Com Jeunes de Guelma
National Association for the defense of rights and freedoms (NADRF)
Al Marsa for culture and creativity
Egyptian Center for Women'  s Rights (ECWR)
Coalition for Tunisian Women and the International Network of Women
Jazeera Media Network
Lebanese League for Women in Business
Immigrant Women in Catalonia Association (AOMICAT)
Anne Laure Humbert
Sami Zouari
Arab Women Parlamentarian Network
Appropriate Communication Techniques for Development Center (ACT)
Seed of Peace - Oran
Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS)
Fédération des Ligues des Droits des Femmes
People’ Rights  Center - Sidi kacem
Jusoor Center for Studies and Development
Collective for Research and Training on Development-Action
Jiwar Creation & Society
Al-Bait Assamed Association Society
Psycho Social Counseling Center for Women (PSCCW)
Assemblée des Femmes Paris Ile-de-France
Association Karama of Arab Family (AKFA)
Coalition for Tunisian Women
Mediterranean Observatory of Communication (OMEC)
Alèxia Carrasco

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