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COVID-19 Resources: Initiatives, Campaigns, Statements, Calls and Opportunities

09.04.2020 / Created by (EMWF)

Organisations’ Resources, Initiatives, Campaigns, Statements, Calls & Opportunities on COVID-19 

Our Members

  • Assiwar - The Feminist Arab Movement, PALESTINE & ISRAEL : Movement in support of Victims of Sexual Abuse hotline: 04-853-3044
  • AWSA-Be جمعية تضامن المرأة العربية Arab Women’s Solidarity Association, BELGIUM: Femmes et Confinement (French)


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Other Relevant Initiatives & Resources

Gender equality matters in COVID-19 response (English, French, Spanish)

COVID-19 and ending violence against women and girls (English, French, Spanish)

COVID-19: Emerging gender data and why it matters (English)

Webinar: Leveraging Inclusive Procurement amid COVID-19 (English)

  • EuroMed Feminist Initiative Statement: 

EFI Statement - COVID-19: An Urgent Need of a Humanistic Gender Equality Way of Analysis (English and Arabic) 

  • UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction:

 UNDRR Declaration (English)

  • European Women’s Lobby:

 Women must not pay the price for COVID19 (list of resources, English and French)

  • Centre for Feminist Foreign Policy:

 Feminist Resources on the Pandemic (list of resources, English)

  • European Network of Migrant Women:

Global feminist perspective on the pandemic: What “normal” do we expect when the crisis is over? (English) 

  • Feminist Alliance for Rights (FAR):

Call for a Feminist COVID-19 Policy (English, French, Spanish and more)

Sample Letters to governmental Institutions (English and Spanish)

Feminist Statement on COVID-19 Policymaking (Final 2020) (pdf, English)

Actualisations sur page FB: FAR Feminists

Gendered Impact of the Covid-19 Crisis: Holding Governments to Account

  • Mediterranean Women’s Fund:

Facebook campaing #FeministSolidarity (French)

  • Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights, EGYPT:

Tracking the impact of the epidemic-containment policies on women and vulnerable groups in Egypt (English and Arabic) 

  • Association Tunisienne des Femmes Démocrates, TUNISIE

Appel Urgent aux autorités publiques pour assurer la continuité des services de santé sexuelle et de la reproduction  (French and Arabic)

  •  Migrant Women Association MALTA, MALTA:

Emergency Fundraising Campaign COVID-19 Migrant Women Association (English)

  • GATE NGO - International organisation working on gender identity, gender expression and bodily diversity issues:

Form to report irregularities that trans, gender diverse and intersex people face during the COVID-19 pandemic (English)


Gender and Data Resources Related to COVID-19  (list of resources, English)

  • Genre en Action:

Genre et COVID (list of articles and resources, English, French and Spanish)

Power point presentation of the Webinar "Genre et coronavirus dans le Sud francophone" (April 24, 2020; French) 

Power point presentation of the Webinar "Quelles réponses de la coopération / solidarité internationale ?" (April 30, 2020. French); video of the Webinar 

  • Collectif  “Avortement, les femmes décident !”:

Petition Change.ORG - “Covid 19 : Les avortements ne peuvent attendre ! Pour une loi d’urgence !”  (French)

  • Agence française de développement, in partnership with Wikigender + DevCom (OCDE)

Online discussion: Shifting social norms and achieving gender equality - What role can communicators play? (April 14-21) #CommunicatingGender (English)

  • EIGE - European Institute for Gender Equality

Covid-19 and gender equality (English):    Frontline workers , Gender Impacts on Health , Unpaid care and housework , Economic hardship and gender , Gender-based violence , People in vulnerable situation .

  • Anna Lindh Foundation 

#SharingValues Campaign (English, French)

  • Institut Català de les Dones, Government of Catalonia:

Outreach documents with recommendations, services and new aids to deal with sexist violence (Catalan)

  • Council of Europe

Webinar on the Istanbul Convention: Violence against women and girls before, during and after COVID-19 (English)

See also :


COVID-19 Resources: Articles, Essays, News and Press Releases 

COVID-19 Resources: Women’s Helplines in the Euro-Mediterranean Countries

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

Association Entrelles Entrepreneures Marrakech-Safi
CREAD – Research center applied economics for development
Forum on Festivals in the Arab Countries
Genre Culture Diversité et Développement (GCDD)
Centre ADHUC—Teoria, Gènere, Sexualitat
Portuguese Platform for Women'   s Rights - PpDM (Plataforma Portuguesa para os Direitos das Mulheres)
Ensan Aid
ABAAD - Resource Center for Gender Equality
Women's Security Index (WSI)
Venus Association for the culture and arts
Association Tahadi pour l'Environnement
Leïla Tauil
International Center for Rights and Freedoms (ICRF)
I & P Image & Paroles
Femme Action - Woman Action (A.F.A - A.W.A)
League of Female Executives of the National Union of Tunisian Women
Badr Eltawayel
Service for Women's Rights and Gender Equality (SDFE)
Association Khmir Environnement et Développement
Palestinian Youth Association for Leadership and Rights Activation (PYALARA)
Association du Développement et des Études Stratégiques de Medenine (ADESM)
Maysa Hajjaj
Coalition parlementaire arabe sur la lutte contre la violence de la femme
Arab Women Media Center (AWMC)
Palestinian Bar Association (PBA)
Tunisian National League of Policewomen
Action et Promotion Sociale et Culturelle
Bulgarian School of Politics  Dimitry Panitza
Mor Masa Ritüeli
Actions in the Mediterranean - AIM
Femmes-Education Arts-Médiation (FEDAM)
Faculty of Humanities-Martil, Abdelmalek Essaâdi University
Nazra for Feminist Studies
Hassène Kassar

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