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safaa Ali

NADRF launches its campaign Grandma Amina's Tales to raise awareness on women's rights

Created by safaa Ali 43 days ago

The Women’s Rights Unit of the National Association for the Defense of Rights and Freedoms (NADRF) launched its online campaign "Grandma Amina’s Tales" in order to raise awareness among women of  legal mechanisms, including national...

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EMWF's photo exhibition was displayed in Marseille as part of Le Temps des Femmes organized by FFM

Created by Foundation's Team 45 days ago

The photo exhibition of the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (EMWF), with secretariat and headquarters at the IEMed, "Women in Action: Ending Stereotypes in the Mediterranean" continued its European tour and was...

Nawal Mustafa

The Egyptian Ministry of Social Solidarity sponsored the Nawal Mostafa Women Entrepreneurs Competition

Created by Nawal Mustafa 46 days ago

Three projects for women from the New Valley, Cairo and Marsa Matrouh governorates in Egypt won the first three places in the “Nawal Mostafa for Women Entrepreneurs 2022” competition, whose activities were launched under the slogan...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center implements 5 awareness workshops on cyberviolence in Khan Yunis

Created by Andalib Adwan 50 days ago

The awareness-raising workshops on “Digital Rights and Protection from Electronic Violence” organized by the Community Media Center is part of the activities of the “Community Mobilization and Media to Promote Women’s Access...

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CLUSTER joins the MedCat Days 2022, an event to connect Catalan actors working in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 52 days ago

On 23 March 2022, CLUSTER participated in the MedCat Days 2022, a hybrid  event co-organised by the Ministry for Foreign Action and Open Government and the Ministry of Economy and Finance of the Government of Catalonia, together with the...

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The North-South Centre of the Council of Europe launches the campaign Intersectionality Transforms our Realities

Created by Foundation's Team 56 days ago

Within the framework of its project “Promoting Diversity and Equality”, co-funded by the governments of Spain and Portugal, the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe revisited its methods to integrate an intersectional...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center launches the Our Spaces mobile application to facilitate access for women victims of violences to services in the Gaza Strip

Created by Andalib Adwan 60 days ago

Women and girls survivors of gender-based violence (GBV) face difficulty in accessing institutions that provide multi-sectoral services and contribute to addressing violence issues, and this represents a challenge in the reduction of the phenomenon...

Wedad Sourani

The Society of Women Graduates participates in a study day entitled The Gender reality of women in Palestinian Civil Society Organizations

Created by Wedad Sourani 63 days ago

In conjunction with International Women’s Day, the Society of Women Graduates participated in the study day entitled “The Gender Reality of Women in Palestinian Civil Society Organizations”, within the “Citizen First”...

Wedad Sourani

The Society of Women Graduates in the Gaza Strip Implements Life Skills Training

Created by Wedad Sourani 63 days ago

The Society of Women Graduates continues to implement life skills training for female participants as part of the activities of the project created to build the resilience of women in the Gaza Strip, which is implemented by the Association in...

Wedad Sourani

The Society of Women Graduates holds a training day to improve the psychological situation and achieve social wellbeing for female university graduates

Created by Wedad Sourani 63 days ago

The Society of Women Graduates in the Gaza Strip held extracurricular activities for female university graduates (with/without disability), with the aim of enhancing their psychological status and social and emotional wellbeing, as part of the...

Events

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Communicating the Mediterranean with a Gender Perspective

Created by Foundation's Team 126 days ago

On 4 and 5 November 2021, the European Network of Women Journalists brought together women journalists and communicators from the Mediterranean, at the occasion of the Conference "Communicating the Mediterranean with a Gender Perspective"....

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Visit our Artistic Contest Gender Equality Collages for the Future

Created by Foundation's Team 178 days ago

Collages of gender equality for the future: the transformations of the Euro-Mediterranean area. The artistic language of the collage built on mixtures and hybridities brings together the 15 works that make up the exhibition. The collages map our...

Esther Fouchier

Intercultural Cities Learning to Live Together

Created by Esther Fouchier 179 days ago

Thursday, November 18, 2021 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. First webinar on "Art, culture and social inclusion" with Esther FOUCHIER, founder of the Forum Femmes Méditerranée, and Morena CAMPANI, president of the association Rexister....

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Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Girls

Created by Foundation's Team 181 days ago

The Human Dimension Seminar is an opportunity to discuss the implementation of relevant OSCE commitments and international human rights standards to combat violence against women and girls. Preventing and combatting violence against women is a...

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Combating Violence Against Women and Girls: Human Dimension Seminar

Created by Foundation's Team 187 days ago

The Human Dimension Seminar is an opportunity to discuss the implementation of relevant OSCE commitments and international human rights standards to combat violence against women and girls. Preventing and combatting violence against...

Maria Àngels Roque

International Meeting of Women Journalists and Communicators of the Mediterranean

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 199 days ago

The European Network of Women Journalists, with the support of Diario Feminista, organises the International Meeting of Women Journalists and Communicators of the Mediterranean: "Communicating the Mediterranean with a feminist perspective", to be...

Sana Afouaiz

Women Entrepreneur Leadership Training by Zeina Habib

Created by Sana Afouaiz 199 days ago

Join the Women Entrepreneur Leadership Training by Zeina Habib! In four sessions you will learn to know the strengths and needs of yours, along with what motivates you most. You will be focusing on finding your direction, how to get there, and...

Maria Àngels Roque

Euromed Young Researchers Forum 2021

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 209 days ago

Green and Digital Transition in the Euro-Mediterranean: Youth Connecting the Dots Across Economic Development, Migration and Security”: During this year’s Forum, 40 participants from across the Mediterranean and its...

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Conference - Gender and Media Matters

Created by Foundation's Team 217 days ago

"Gender and Media Matters" is an International conference in line with the activities of the GeMMA Research Unit and of the Ph.D. Programme in Communication, Social Research and Marketing (Department of Communication and Social Research, Sapienza...

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The Conference on the Future of Europe. Why a Gender Perspective is needed

Created by Foundation's Team 231 days ago

The meeting will take place via Zoom https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85218173817... Livestreaming: Facebook Gender 5 Plus The Conference on the Future of Europe, officially launched on 9 May this year, has not been very widely discussed, nor has it...

Shared practices

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Empowering Nefta's women artisans through cloth recycling

Created by Foundation's Team 1327 days ago

Co-founded in 2016, SHANTI is a social enterprise whose mission is to promote the design of innovative and creative solutions to the social, economic, cultural and environmental issues of Tunisia. Based on this principle, SHANTI has developed along...

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Success Stories following visits to companies run by women in Setif

Created by Foundation's Team 1385 days ago

As part of a field diagnosis on the development of female entrepreneurship in Setif (Algeria), the Women in Business of Algeria association (WIBA) organized a series of visits to several women-managed enterprises in different communes of the wilaya...

Life Foundation

'A Step of hope'Award for short film on women defying social stigma

Created by Life Foundation 1492 days ago

Life Foundation for development and community integration participated at Alexandria Short Film festival by providing a special award entitled ‘’A Step of Hope’’, a golden award to highlight the challenge of change,...

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Promotion of sustainable water management among Bedouin women in Jordan

Created by Foundation's Team 1501 days ago

Women have an important role in the household management within the Bedouin community of Qatrana (Jordan); however, they have limited opportunity to learn about current issues relevant to best practices in household management. This project was one...

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AFIF: Literacy, Training and Employment for Women in Algeria

Created by Foundation's Team 1572 days ago

In 1962, when Algeria became independent, it set up a huge literacy programme. More than 85 percent of the population was illiterate, and despite considerable investment and progress in education, low levels of literacy remain a challenge today. As...

Noha El Khouly

Stories of Nihad: A TV program discussing women's issues

Created by Noha El Khouly 1573 days ago

"Hikayat Nihad" is a TV program broadcast on Cairo and the people channel, presented by Nihad Abul-Qumsan in a simple and easy language. The program includes number of illustrated stories aiming at educating and supporting Egyptian women, as well...

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Solar mamas: It takes one woman to light a village!

Created by Foundation's Team 1610 days ago

Jordan’s poorest desert villages on the Iraqi border, was given a chance to travel to India to attend the Barefoot College, where illiterate women from around the world are trained in 6 months to become solar engineers.  This documentary...

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SheFighter, inspiring initiative to end violence against women and girls

Created by Foundation's Team 1642 days ago

An estimated 80% of women in Jordan have faced street harassment, and 1 in 3 women in this country are survivors of physical violence. To this reality, Lina Khalifeh, a Jordanian citizen who didn’t like the fact that women don’t stand up...

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Functional Literacy Programme for Women of the Argan Cooperative

Created by Foundation's Team 1711 days ago

With a population of over 32 million, literacy rates in Morocco stand at an average of 56%, representing over 10 million people lacking basic literacy skills. With literacy programmes frequently being carried out in urban areas, opportunities for...

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How to report a harassment, simplified guide to fight sexual harassment in Egypt

Created by Foundation's Team 1715 days ago

In the recent years, the magnitude of sexual violence in Egypt increased significantly, especially following the 2011 popular uprising when mass rape and sexual assault occurred during several protests. Since then, organized efforts by civil society...

Calls and opportunities

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for traineeships at the Gender Programme of the IEMed for the year 2022

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 243 days ago

The IEMed just launched its call for applications for 8 paid internships (January-December 2021) for young people with high education degrees in the following fields: Gender Equality in the Mediterranean; Euro-Mediterranean policies...

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Consultant on contestations and backlashes to gender equality in the MENA

Created by Foundation's Team 243 days ago

EuroMed Rights is looking for an external consultant to document attempted and successful forms of contestations/‘backlashes’ to gender equality in the Middle East and North Africa from the beginning of 2021 and until now. The...

Sana Afouaiz

SURVEY on the impact of Covid-19 on women entrepreneurs in Brussels

Created by Sana Afouaiz 244 days ago

Womenpreneur-Initiative is a Belgian non-profit association founded in 2016. The mission of the association is to promote and support women in entrepreneurship, innovation and technology. Its goal is to encourage women’s economic independence...

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Ensuring Women's Decent Work and Transforming Care Provision

Created by Foundation's Team 245 days ago

The COVID-19 pandemic and policy responses to its economic fallout have significantly undermined efforts to advance women’s economic justice. One year into the pandemic, it is now widely recognized that the pandemic, associated lockdowns and...

Caroline Brummelhuis

Call for applications for women entrepreneurs based in Tunisia

Created by Caroline Brummelhuis 249 days ago

The British Embassy in Tunis is funding a programme to support business capacity building in Tunisia. The programme is delivered by OCO Global, a private sector organisation specialising in international trade with a proven track record in...

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Call for Applications: women role models from the MENA region

Created by Foundation's Team 250 days ago

The Asfari Institute for Civil Society and Citizenship and The Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut are cooperating on a new regional storytelling project aimed at promoting positive...

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Traineeships for Gender Equality at EIGE

Created by Foundation's Team 292 days ago

The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) announces traineeship opportunities lasting up to six months for graduates who are either nationals of an EU Member State or an EFTA country or an IPA qualifying country. The traineeships are...

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The Generation Equality Girls'Fund

Created by Foundation's Team 301 days ago

This fund is for Administrative costs, COVID-19, Campaigning and advocacy costs, Community services, Emergency / Quick Access Funding, Equipment, Event costs, Materials, Salaries, Technical Support, Transport costs in ODA-eligible...

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Team Leader on Communications at EIGE

Created by Foundation's Team 307 days ago

The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) is organising a call for applications with a view to establishing a reserve list for the post of Team Leader - Communications. The registration of applications will begin on 22 June 2021 and will...

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Experts for the Alternative Report to the Universal Periodic Review of Morocco

Created by Foundation's Team 312 days ago

CONTEXT OF THE PRESENT SPECIFICATIONS: IREX Europe (acting under the name of ERIM - Equal Rights and Independent Media) is a French NGO created in 2004 whose action contributes to the promotion and defense of human rights, independent media, and...

Resources

Sana Afouaiz

Womenpreneur Digital Hub

Created by Sana Afouaiz 368 days ago

Women Digital Hub is the first digital space for women in the MENA region to learn, connect and grow. Womenpreneur Digital Hub is a knowledge and resource space that provides free access to entrepreneurship skills, financial education, tech...

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A free international directory of women gender experts

Created by Foundation's Team 377 days ago

Les Expertes has launched an online platform that is a free international directory of women experts on gender issues and gender equality. The aim of this website is to make women and their expertise visible in the media and the public...

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Take a Good Look at me, a Women's Foundation podcast

Created by Foundation's Team 395 days ago

Discover the first podcast of the Fondation des Femmes By Mahaut Chaudouët Delmas and Luna Gay-Padoan The Covid-19 crisis has revealed the condition of women and their rights. While they make up the overwhelming majority of workers that...

Stephanie Willman Bordat

Promoting best practices in the state response to GBV in Morocco

Created by Stephanie Willman Bordat 398 days ago

In Morocco, gender-based violence (GBV) remains pervasive, affecting all segments of the population irrespective of their age, ethnicity, education level or economic status. While the Government of Morocco is committed to addressing GBV, the...

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Women experts: They do exist

Created by Foundation's Team 410 days ago

Expertes Expertes is the first free, 100% digital directory of all French and French-speaking women experts. While in 2020, only 41% of the experts invited to the French media were women, the Expertes project offers a unique database of women...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

SafeNess: an app to prevent sexual harassment and fight against violence in public spaces

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 417 days ago

SafeNess offers you a solution for the prevention of sexual harassment and the fight against violence in public spaces. Free, easy to use and fast, it allows you to: 1- Choose a list of trusted people from your contacts. 2- Send your location...

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COVID-19 Global Gender Response Tracker Fact Sheets

Created by Foundation's Team 420 days ago

The COVID-19 Global Gender Response Tracker monitors policy measures enacted by governments worldwide to tackle the COVID-19 crisis, and highlights responses that have integrated a gender lens. It includes national measures that are...

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Machi Rojola - a Podcast that Questions Masculinities

Created by Foundation's Team 445 days ago

What is it to be a man? This is one of the questions discussed in the podcast, "Machi Rojola," created by Soufiane Hennani. The approach aims to question the role of the dominant, virile male, this rigid concept that has imposed itself in society....

Ikrame Moucharik

What is feminist self-defense?

Created by Ikrame Moucharik 453 days ago

By Ikrame Moucharik In 2012, we formed a feminist awareness group. Our first discussions concerned the violence that we suffer as women. One book particularly nourished our reflections on gender; it’s a practical manual written by Irène Zeilinger...

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GUIDE Domestic cyber-violence: Identifying, accompanying and referring victims

Created by Foundation's Team 489 days ago

Guide for professionals in contact with women victims of domestic violence  The aim of this tool is to help professionals to better understand domestic cyber-violence, to better identify it and to offer specialised support to victims. This...

Documents

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Classic tales revised for gender equality

Created by Foundation's Team 115 days ago

In the context of the project "Des stéréotypes à l’égalité de genre" funded by the European Union and with the participation of four schools from Finland, France, Greece and Romania, and three NGOs from...

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The effects of the Covid-19 crisis on increasing gender-based violence in the MENA region

Created by Foundation's Team 153 days ago

November 25 marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Almost a year ago, on this occasion, the European Institute of the Mediterranean, (IEMed) in collaboration with the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation...

Monia Braham

Women Inclusion in Arab Cities

Created by Monia Braham 179 days ago

Women exclusion is a complex and multi-dimensional phenomenon that describes a state in which women are unable to participate fully in economic, social, political, and cultural life, as well as the process(es) leading to, and sustaining such a...

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How to Promote Men Caregiving to Advance Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 195 days ago

This guidance note draws data and recommendations from IMAGES MENA on the topic of promoting men’s caregiving to advance gender equality. It provides actionable steps and guidance on how civil society partners and UN actors can design and...

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Regional Index - Combating violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG)

Created by Foundation's Team 213 days ago

The overall objective of the 2020 Regional Index is to provide a global documentation on laws, public policies and services related to VAWG and WPSA, that allows a diagnosis of the state of legislation and tools put in place to address VAWG in the...

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Occupation, conflict and patriarchy: Impacts on Palestinian women

Created by Foundation's Team 223 days ago

Decades of occupation and militarisation, periodic escalations of hostilities and Israeli policies of blockade, segregation and control contrary to international humanitarian and human rights law have had severe consequences on the Palestinian...

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Rapid Gender Analysis: COVID-19 Middle East and North Africa Region

Created by Foundation's Team 223 days ago

Executive Summary The novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the world. As of July 1, 2020, 10,487,022 cases and 511,546 have been recorded in 216 countries. This Rapid Gender Analysis gathers together data from...

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Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals: The gender snapshot 2021

Created by Foundation's Team 229 days ago

The pandemic has tested and even reversed progress in expanding women’s rights and opportunities. Women have not recovered lost jobs and income, hunger is on the rise, and school closures threaten girls’ educational gains. Women’s...

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Beyond COVID-19: A feminist plan for sustainability and social justice

Created by Foundation's Team 241 days ago

Beyond COVID-19: A feminist plan for sustainability and social justice As the world learns to live with COVID-19, to emerge from the current crisis, and to “build back better”, UN Women’s new “Feminist plan”...

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Women, Peace and Security. The Role of Institutions in Times of Peace and War in the Arab Region

Created by Foundation's Team 250 days ago

The present publication explores the women, peace and security agenda, and how the Arab region is responding to it. It discusses the roles of national women’s machineries, national human rights institutions, security sector institutions, and...

Comments

Amel Arbaoui

Comment on "Women's organizations laid out strong relationships for future actions / منظمات نسائية تقيم علاقات متينة كقاعدة لأعمال مستقبلية / Des organisations de femmes construisent des liens solides pour l'avenir"

Created by Foundation's Team 1754 days ago

Les femmes dans le monde sont soumises des griefs des degrs divers, donc elles doivent travailler ensemble Agrable de partager leurs expriences et leurs ap...

Amel Arbaoui

Comment on "Euro-Mediterranean Dialogue on Advocacy for Gender Equality / Dialogue euro-méditerranéen sur le plaidoyer en faveur de l'égalité femmes-hommes / حوار أورومتوسطي حول المناصرة من أجل المساواة الجندرية "

Created by Foundation's Team 1755 days ago

De tels dialogues servent de portails pour les femmes mditerranennes part et les femmes du monde d'autre part Domaines auxquels les femmes doivent renforcer et changer des expriences et dvelopper leurs comptences

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

Réseau des Femmes Solidaires
Disi Women's Cooperative
Womenpreneur Initiative
International Center for Rights and Freedoms (ICRF)
Rede Portuguesa de Jovens para a Igualdade de Oportunidades entre Mulheres e Homens
Leïla Tauil
International therapeutic Attorneys Centre (ICAR)
Genre Culture Diversité et Développement (GCDD)
March Lebanon Association
Organization of Backing Liberal and Social Development (OBLSD)
Trajectorya noorteorganisatsioon MTÜ
Space Starting Point (ESPOD)
La ciutat invisible
Almidan Association for Development and Human Rights
Bidaya Association
Libyan Women Forum (LWF)
Association Féminine pour le Développement de la Famille (AFDF)
Pertinence Sa Dynamisme Qualite
Wojoud for Empowering Civil Society
Association BALODIREN
Association Talassemtane pour l'Environnement et Développement (ATED)
Women Helping Women Network-Jordan
Committee for the Follow-Up on women' s Issues (CFUWI)
Abdulhakeq Al Barghazi
Orbital Endowment Fund
Sanaa El Aji
Association Aspirations féminines
University of Coimbra
Aix Marseille Université
Yaich Elarbi
Savera Liverpool
Horus Foundation for Development and Training
International Observatory of Human Rights
Bremen University
Mediterranean Network against Trafficking Women (MNATW)

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Documents

Young Persons with Disabilities: Global Study on Ending Gender-based Violence and Realizing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

This news qualitative, global research provides an analysis on the situation of young persons with disabilities concerning...

Manifesto against rape: Let's break the silence

In this manifesto, the CFFB points out that in Belgium the figures relating to violence and sexual violence against women are...

National Situation Analysis Report: Human Rights of Women and Gender Equalit: Morocco

This report was produced within the programme “Enhancing Equality between Men and Women in the Euromed Region”...

Gender-based violence in the means of transport

This bulletin presents the various findings derived from a study focused on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in public transport in...

Women's movement and challenge of democracy in Morocco : the case of abortion

The issue of the right to abortion caused a polemic between the different components of women’s movement ; as it split...

Tracing aspects of the Greek crisis in Athens: Putting women in the picture

In the political fluidity of our times, the dismal economic situation in Greece is perhaps extreme but indicative of a deepening...

Women and men, equality in question

This study takes stock of inequalities between women and men today in France. This edition follows that of 2012 Women and Men -...

Evaluation of the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (1995) and the outcomes of the twenty-third special session of the General Assembly of the United Nations

This study provides an analysis of the achievements and obstacles facing the implementation of the Beijing declaration and...

LGBTQI associations in Tunisia - Emergence of a new human activism

This study aims to shed light on the issue of LGBTQI ++ activism in Tunisia through the analysis of the situation of associations...

Understanding Masculinities: International Men and Gender Equality Survey (IMAGES) - Middle East and North Africa

The International Men and Gender Equality Survey (IMAGES) is a comprehensive, multi-country study on men’s realities,...