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Papers from the seminar on Women´s Economic Empowerment in Rabat

Created by Foundation's Team 2790 days ago

The research seminar "Brakes and barriers to women’s economic empowerment" was organised by the RUSEMEG in Rabat (Morocco) on May 27 and 28, 2015. This seminar was carried out as part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacity of equality...

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Mobilising decision makers to amend the Lebanese Municipal Elections' Law

Created by Foundation's Team 2791 days ago

The Committee for the Follow-Up on Women's Issues – CFUWI has recently produced a guide which calls for the amendment of the municipalities’ law in Lebanon, and for the adoption of women´s quota, in order to ensure gender equality...

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Video of the advocacy workshop in favour of women in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 2796 days ago

This video (which is mainly in French with subtitles in English and Arabic) presents the CSO WINS project “Capacity-building in the Southern Mediterranean to open policy dialogue and monitoring for women in society”, funded by the...

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Local clusters of gender equality actors are presented to policy makers and other Euro-Mediterranean actors

Created by Foundation's Team 2798 days ago

The Foundation analyses women’s local realities and public policies through consultations and dialogues at a grass-roots level. Concretely, the Foundation sets up local clusters of gender equality actors every year, in Algeria, Egypt, Jordan,...

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Mobilizing the community to promote women's participation in the local councils

Created by Foundation's Team 2819 days ago

Building Bridges Association (BBA) will conduct a project under the pilot mobilization action of gender equality actors which it conducted as the leader of the local cluster of gender equality actors© (Cycle 1). BBA conducted the pilot action...

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Combating violence against women and child marriage in Marrakech

Created by Foundation's Team 2825 days ago

The Federation of women’s rights leagues of Marrakech (FLDF Marrakech in French) has started a project under the pilot mobilization action of gender equality actors which it conducted as the leader of the local cluster of gender equality...

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The Foundation works to push forward the regional gender equality agenda

Created by Foundation's Team 2831 days ago

The next Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Regional Dialogue meeting on Women’s Empowerment will take place in Barcelona on October 10th, 2016, within the framework of the 3rd High level UfM Conference “Women for the Mediterranean,...

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A member in the spotlight: Jerusalem Center for Women

Created by Foundation's Team 2839 days ago

We are happy to share an interview with Fadwa Khawaja, Director of the association Jerusalem Center for Women (JWC) which is a member of the Foundation's Association's Network since May 2015. JWC was established in 1994, as a Palestinian...

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The transformative effect of women's leadership in Monastir and Sousse

Created by Foundation's Team 2846 days ago

The Tunisian association Voix de la Femme à Jemmel – VFJ is launching a project within the framework of the pilot mobilization action o of gender equality actors at local level which it conducted as the leader of the local cluster of...

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Call for applications for the mobilization of gender equality actors at a local level

Created by Foundation's Team 2875 days ago

This call for applications aims to identify associations which want to encourage networking and joint actions with other gender equality actors of their territory following a local approach. The 7 selected associations (1 for each of the 7...

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

Amel Association International
Khaled Salah Mahmoud
Arab Institute for Human Rights
Assiouar collective
Hassène Kassar
Wafaa Ziti
Ecological Universe for Development and Climate Association
The Community Development and Media Center
Forum for Professionals fighting against Family Honor Crimes in the Palestinian society in Israel
Genre Culture Diversité et Développement (GCDD)
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Sawt Nssâ
Gender and Sexuality Resource Center. Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality
Elmehwar Association for Developing the Egyptian Family
Elkhir Women's Association
Trajectories for Peace and Development
Association des Femmes Tunisiennes pour la Recherche sur le Développement (AFTURD)
Inclusión, Ciudadanía, Diversidad y Educación
FLSH Ain Chock
Forum de Femmes Méditerranée (FFM)
Aswat Nissa
Women's Network for Mentoring / Networking (RFMN)
Tunisian Mediterranean Center - TUMED
Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT)
Youth Empowerment Society - YES
Al-Bait Assamed Association Society
Femmes et Leadership
Association pour le Droit à la Différence (ADD)
Immigrant Women in Catalonia Association (AOMICAT)
Ramzi Nouisser
Wafa Association for Awareness
European Observatory on Femicide
Fédération des Ligues des Droits des Femmes
SIDRA Association

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