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Wedad Sourani

The Society of Women Graduates organizes a meeting on the Role of women in the Palestinian cultural scene

Created by Wedad Sourani 63 days ago

The Women Graduates Society in the Gaza Strip hosted the Minister of Culture, His Excellency Dr. Atef Abu Seif, in the presence of the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Press House, Mr. Bilal Jadallah. They were received by the...

Nawal Mustafa

Children of Female Prisoners Association wins the Samuel Habib Prize for Voluntary Social Work 2022

Created by Nawal Mustafa 66 days ago

The Children of Female Prisoners Association, headed by the writer Nawal Mustafa, won the Samuel Habib Award for Excellence in Creative Voluntary Work. The Association committed to rehabilitate the female prisoners in situation of poverty and to...

Andalib Adwan

Academics Enjoy Equal Rights and Opportunities, an entertainment day held by the Community Media Center in cooperation with Al-Aqsa University

Created by Andalib Adwan 67 days ago

The Community Media Center held the meeting in the village of Al-Aqsa University in Gaza in Mawasi Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip, as part of a series of activities and events implemented by CMC throughout the month of March in honor of...

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Hunger strike in front of the Court of Bastia to bring justice to Angeline C.-F., victim of domestic violence

Created by Foundation's Team 68 days ago

This Tuesday, March 8, on the occasion of International Women’s Rights Day, Angeline C.-F., 54, settled in front of the gates of the Bastia court, to begin her first day of hunger strike.Victim of domestic violence, this woman who extricated...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center inaugurates the activities of the 8th of March by launching the Protection is a Right campaign

Created by Andalib Adwan 68 days ago

On Monday, March 7, 2022, the Community Media Center in Gaza inaugurated the activities and events of March 8th, International Women’s Day, by launching a digital advocacy campaign on the hashtag #protectionisaright, with the participation of...

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The call for the 36th Prize 8 de Marzo-Maria Aurèlia Capmany of 2022 is open until March 10th

Created by Foundation's Team 73 days ago

Like every year, to commemorate International Women’s Day, Barcelona City Council announces the March 8-Maria Aurèlia Capmany Award to reflect on a topic of social and gender impact. For this 36th edition of the award, the theme chosen...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center implements a capacity building program to prepare trainers to enhance legal awareness to combat gender-based violence

Created by Andalib Adwan 75 days ago

The CMC implemented a capacity-building program to prepare trainers in promoting legal awareness against Gender-Based Violence, in partnership and funded by Terre des Hommes- Switzerland. Andalib Adwan, Director of the Community Media Center, said...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center holds the second edition of the photographic exhibition that reflects the reality and roles of Palestinian women in Rafah governorate

Created by Andalib Adwan 75 days ago

The CMC held the second edition of the photographic exhibition that sheds light on various aspects of Palestinian women’s life, and reflects their different roles in society. This activity comes within the "Gender Equality in the Occupied...

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UfM will release its first report on women's economic participation in the Euro-Mediterranean region

Created by Foundation's Team 76 days ago

The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) will continue to raise awareness and promote women’s rights by providing policy recommendations to close the gender gap in the Euro-mediterranean region. In this sense, UfM will join the international...

Esther Fouchier

The Forum Femmes Méditerranée of Marseille is organizing an international short story competition on the theme Tomorrow the Mediterranean

Created by Esther Fouchier 76 days ago

The Forum Femmes Méditerranée (FFM) de Marseille is organizing an international short story competition on the theme “Tomorrow the Mediterranean”. Rules: It is aimed at women from countries around the Mediterranean who...

Events

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Queer feminist perspectives on political homophobia and anti-feminism in the Middle East and Europe

Created by Foundation's Team 238 days ago

Queer feminist perspectives on political homophobia and anti-feminism in the Middle East and Europe Digital Conference, September 24 – 25, 2021 This two-day digital conference aims to bring together researchers, activists, and community...

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Webinar to present the report on violence against women and men in the Ile-de-France region

Created by Foundation's Team 242 days ago

On 11 October 2021, the Centre Hubertine Auclert presents the synthetic report "Violence experienced by women and men in Île-de-France: Family, couple, studies, work and public spaces. Data from the virage survey - 2015." A videoconference...

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UfM-EMUNI Webinar: Women in blue economy in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 249 days ago

22 September 2021. Sustainability and inclusiveness are at the heart of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, promoting strategies that place equality of access at the center of attention. The multiple sectors captured under the notion...

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Transnational Feminist Practices Against War: 20 Years Later

Created by Foundation's Team 250 days ago

In the aftermath of 9/11 a crucial intervention, Transnational Feminist Practices Against War, challenged dominant ideologies of war and xenophobia emerging through the War on Terror. Please join the authors as they reflect on this statement 20...

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PANEL DISCUSSION: Amman Principles - A New International Instrument for Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 251 days ago

In 2020, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung’s Political Feminism project in the MENA region commenced a project in partnership with Solidarity Is Global Institute in Jordan (SIGI-Jo) that aims at developing a set of principles for national mechanisms...

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Register for the I Conference on Disability and Social Inclusion in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 251 days ago

The situation of persons with disabilities in the Euro-Mediterranean region is far from being fully satisfactory. Many countries have improved their legislative environments, with advances affecting positively this social group throughout the last...

Helena González Fernández

Aftermath Bodies: Corporeality in Contemporary Iraqi Fiction

Created by Helena González Fernández 252 days ago

The Centre for Comparative Literature at Goldsmiths, University of London, organises a mini-series on Remnants of the Iraq Wars: Iraqi Literature Twenty Years after 9/11 7 September 2021 – Iraq: Corporeality & Memory. Iraqi literature, 20...

Helena González Fernández

Iraq: Corporeality and Memory. Iraqi literature, 20 years after 9-11

Created by Helena González Fernández 252 days ago

The Centre for Comparative Literature at Goldsmiths, University of London, organises a mini-series on Remnants of the Iraq Wars: Iraqi Literature Twenty Years after 9/11 7 September 2021 – Iraq: Corporeality & Memory. Iraqi literature, 20...

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Queer Feminist Perspectives on Political Homophobia and Anti-Feminism in the Middle East and Europe

Created by Foundation's Team 257 days ago

This two-day digital conference aims to bring together researchers, activists, and community organizers to discuss how discourses on gender and sexuality have evolved in the Middle East and Europe amid the rise of far-right and authoritarian...

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Free Online Seminar Fall 2021: Feminist Research Methodologies and Digital Feminist Research

Created by Foundation's Team 264 days ago

Description: This 10-week seminar is designed for students who want to start research with a feminist theoretical framework. While this course focuses on technique, it also hones in on the theoretical background of feminist research including,...

Shared practices

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Animation: The Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)

Created by Foundation's Team 1719 days ago

This animated video was launched by UN Women Jordan, during the "16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence" campaign. The video revises the negative connotations associated with the CEDAW Convention among the general public in Jordan –...

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Manarat : Stories of inspiring women from the Middle East and North Africa

Created by Foundation's Team 1728 days ago

To celebrate International Women’s Day 2017, Oxfam Great Britain’s Regional Gender Justice Programme is launching Manarat (Lighthouse), a digital comic campaign to tell the stories of Pioneer Women from the Middle East and North Africa...

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Plastic recycling female company in Oran

Created by Foundation's Team 1782 days ago

Krim plastico’s company was born to address the issue of environmental damage in the municipality of El bayadh (wilaya of Oran). This situation encouraged Mrs. Rachida Krim to take the leadn and to create her own enterprise while the sector is...

Chérifa Kheddar

Project: Do not touch my rights!

Created by Chérifa Kheddar 1898 days ago

The project "Do not touch my rights!” is funded by the Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI), for a period of 12 months from 1 October 2015, with the aim of: - Strengthening the professional capacities of women and improving their economic...

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Symposium ‘Gender diversity in early childhood’

Created by Foundation's Team 1924 days ago

A conference on professional gender diversity in early childhood under the patronage of the Ministry of Childhood, Families and Women’s Rights, was organized under the heading “Gender diversity in early childhood” coordinated by...

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Short stories international competition

Created by Foundation's Team 1924 days ago

Organization of a short stories international competition that aims to generate literary vocations and promote women’s writings.It addresses never published, either in print or electronically, women from around the Mediterranean. To have women...

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Educational exhibition 'Women-men equality in the work place'

Created by Foundation's Team 1925 days ago

This new educational exhibition for the general public is meant to raise awareness and combat sexist stereotypes in professional segregation. It should particularity concern associations and public bodies in charge of promoting employment. This is...

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'Jeunes et Femmes' (youth and women): tools to build a life

Created by Foundation's Team 1925 days ago

The “Jeunes et Femmes” (youth and women) project was launched in 2010 by the Mission locale des Ulis in response to problems of isolation, desocialization, scholastic failure, teenage pregnancies and/ or violence against young women. The...

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On the equality path

Created by Foundation's Team 1925 days ago

Between 2013 and 2014 the « egalicrèche » program in Toulouse has conducted a very uplifting research on social and professional interactions in 3 pilot structures. It concludes that early childhood professionals’ gestures...

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Pacte pour l’égalité: media campaign to raise awareness on profesional inequalities

Created by Foundation's Team 1925 days ago

In 2012, the Laboratoire de l’Egalité (equality laboratory) launched media campaign, coproduced by the agency Mediaprism, during the presidencial election of 2012 in France. The ‘Pacte pour l’égalité’...

Calls and opportunities

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Call for Tenders : Fight against GBV and violence against children

Created by Foundation's Team 313 days ago

The Council of Europe is looking for one (or several) provider(s) with diversified and high added value expertise related to gender equality, the fight against violence towards women and domestic violence, the fight against...

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for Participants : IV EuroMeSCo Youth Forum

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 314 days ago

Are you a young researcher from the Euro-Mediterranean region? Are you interested in exploring the green and digital transition nexus with economic, migration and security developments? The EuroMeSCo Youth Forum is part of the Euromed Young...

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for women trainees on sustainable business management!

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 322 days ago

MSMEs in the Mediterranean region face important challenges in terms of sustainability, capacity to innovate, competitiveness and internationalization. These challenges call for new solutions to maintain their existence and to enhance growth....

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for Researchers - EuroMeSCo Joint Study Groups 2021-2022

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 341 days ago

Deadline extended to 25 June, 2021 (included).  The EuroMeSCo network belongs to the IEMed, one of the Euro-Mediterranean Women Foundation’s founding members. Euromesco is happy to announce that the Call for Joint Study Groups has...

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KOHL Journal is Looking for a Communications Strategist

Created by Foundation's Team 343 days ago

APPLICATION SUBMISSIONS GUIDELINE:  How to apply: Please submit to jobs@kohljournal.press, with “Communications Strategist” as the subject line: a cover letter a CV two references an example of an online or offline...

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Are you a feminist artist?

Created by Foundation's Team 346 days ago

On the occasion of the Generation Equality Forum which will bring together heads of state from around the world at the end of June to talk about gender equality, #NousToutes and the Génération Féministe collective are launching...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

Training opportunity for women from Medenine working on the agri-food sector

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 356 days ago

As part of its involvement with InnovAgroWoMed (an ENI CBC Med Project) in Tunisia, CAWTAR will offer free and integrated training, to accompany and support women interested to find job opportunities in the agri-food sector, in the state of...

Maria Àngels Roque

The 2021 edition of the Euro-Mediterranean Youth Literary Contest is now open!

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 364 days ago

A Sea of Words 2021: Youth and mobility. Towards a Euro-Mediterranean citizenship Since 2008, the IEMed and the Anna Lindh Foundation organise "A Sea of Words", a literary contest aimed at youth (18-30 years) from the...

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Register for the Forum Generation Egality

Created by Foundation's Team 368 days ago

Participate in the Generation Equality Forum, which will be held in Paris from June 30 to July 2.  It is a multi-actor and intergenerational gathering: it encourages all kinds of participation.  The Forum kicked off in Mexico City from...

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Call for Papers by an International Journal of Interdisciplinary Gender Studies

Created by Foundation's Team 370 days ago

Contemporary Medusa is an interdisciplinary international peer-reviewed journal (published regularly twice a year) dedicated primarily to publishing manuscripts that speak to the major issues in Gender Studies. The journal considers publishing...

Resources

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Videos of the UfM Women4Mediterranean Conference: Accelerating Gender Equality in the Context of the Covid-19 Pandemic

Created by Foundation's Team 529 days ago

Coinciding with the 25th Anniversary of the Barcelona Process adopted in 1995, and the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and its Platform for Action, the Women4Mediterranean Conference has served as a milestone to...

Maria Àngels Roque

The Press and the Feminist Struggle in Morocco - Interview and Lecture videos with Fedwa Misk on 27.02.2019

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 549 days ago

The Moroccan media, both traditional and digital, does not offer visibility or support to feminist claims in Morocco. This is the view of the Moroccan journalist and women’s rights activist Fedwa Misk, who has given a lecture at the IEMed on...

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Support and Resources for Women in Lebanon

Created by Foundation's Team 565 days ago

During summer 2020, the Arab Institute for Women has put together a list of women/LGBT/queer/refugee/migrant-led and -focused initiatives and contents in Lebanon for interested people follow, fund, and support.  It includes Online Resources,...

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Podcast - How to be a feminist in Tunisian

Created by Foundation's Team 566 days ago

Through the voices of young feminists and LGBTQI activists, this podcast addresses issues of freedom, public space, language, as well as decolonial thinking. It was produced on the occasion of a workshop by Charlotte and Samuel in Tunisia at the...

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Decolonising Women and Gender in Middle East Studies - podcast interview Nicola Pratt - ArabSouth

Created by Foundation's Team 571 days ago

Dr Lucia Sorbera (Chair of Department of Arabic Language and Cultures) interviews Visiting Professor Nicola Pratt (Reader in International Relations at Warwick University) about the shifting approaches within feminist Middle East scholarship. The...

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European Gender Statistics Database on decision-making

Created by Foundation's Team 594 days ago

The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) Gender Statistics Database contains data on the numbers of women and men in key decision-making positions across a number of different life domains in order to provide reliable statistics that can be...

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School for a Culture of Peace's report on conflicts, human rights and peacebuilding from a gender perspective

Created by Foundation's Team 620 days ago

The School for a Culture of Peace was created in 1999 with the aim of organizing academic, research and intervention activities related to the culture of peace, conflict analysis, prevention and transformation, peace education, disarmament and the...

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European Institute for Gender Equality Index 2019 Reports

Created by Foundation's Team 735 days ago

The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) offers new in depth publications and reports for the 2019 analysing the Gender Equality Index in every EU Member States. Each year the European Institute for Gender Equality scores EU Member States...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 767 days ago

Organisations’ Resources, Initiatives, Campaigns, Statements, Calls & Opportunities on COVID-19  Our Members Nazra for Feminist Studies, EGYPT:    Declaration on WorldHealthDay 7 April about COVID-19 (English,...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 767 days ago

Here is a growing list of different resources disseminated in the media that provide in-depth considerations on the short- and long-term consequences of the pandemic from a gender perspective. Some of the pieces are written from a global framework,...

Documents

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The Current Faces of Arab Feminisms. Micro-Rebels, Art Activists and Virtual Heroines

Created by Foundation's Team 250 days ago

The current generation of Arab feminists is young, cyber-active and artistic,and vocally attacks social taboos. Their agendas are headed by issues of publicand private gender-based violence, legal discrimination and human rights violations. Despite...

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COVID-19 Lockdown and the Increased Violence Against Women: Understanding Domestic Violence During a Pandemic

Created by Foundation's Team 251 days ago

Globally, during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, reports of domestic abuse have increased. Using scientific and newsreports about violence against women during COVID-19 and the changes it implicated in society, this article speculates howdifferent...

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Youth Toolkit: For Girls Get Equal

Created by Foundation's Team 258 days ago

WHAT IS THIS TOOLKIT FOR? Use this toolkit to design and implement your own Girls Get Equal campaign for girls’ leadership and power in your own context. WHO IS THIS TOOLKIT FOR? This toolkit is for all of us – you, me, your friends,...

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Sectoral Brief: Gender and Security

Created by Foundation's Team 262 days ago

The complex and evolving security threats the EU is facing, such as organised crime, terrorism, cyberviolence and hybrid threats, have placed security high on the political agenda of both the previous Commission (2014–2019) and the current...

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Unstereotype Alliance Annual Report: 2020

Created by Foundation's Team 263 days ago

The following report highlights the Unstereotype Alliance’s progress in 2020. It encompasses tools produced across the Alliance to address inequalities within advertising content, a deep dive into the 76% growth in membership during 2020, the...

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Alert 2021! Report on conflicts, human rights and peacebuilding

Created by Foundation's Team 287 days ago

Alert 2021! Report on conflicts, human rights and peacebuilding is an annual report analysing the state ofthe world in terms of conflict and peacebuilding basedon three main axes: armed conflict, tensions, gender and peace and security. The analysis...

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Peace Talks in Focus 2020. Report on Trends and Scenarios

Created by Foundation's Team 287 days ago

Peace Talks in Focus 2020. Report on trends and Scenarios is a yearbook that analyses the peace processes and negotiations that took place in the world during 2020. The examination of the development and dynamics of negotiations worldwide allows to...

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Mind the Gap Report: COALESCE for Support in Cyprus

Created by Foundation's Team 290 days ago

This national report is produced within the framework of "COALESCE: Legal, psycho-social and economic empowerment for the integration of women third-country nationals (TCN) victims of human trafficking (VoT) for sexual exploitation and abuse"...

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Global Land Tool Network Gender Strategy 2019 - 2030: Towards securing women's and girls'land and property rights

Created by Foundation's Team 294 days ago

Gender is central to Global Land Tool Network’s overall Strategy for 2018–2030. The Gender Strategy presented here reflects and reinforces this. It focuses on securing women’s and girls’ land tenure, land-related...

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Annual Progress Report on the Implementation of the OSCE 2004 Action Plan on the Promotion of Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 297 days ago

The year 2020 was a difficult one for gender equality. The coronavirus pandemic had a disproportionate effect on women and girls around the world. Women were often front-line responders against COVID-19, experiencing direct exposure to the virus but...

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

Young Men Christian Association (YMCA)
Association Generation Challenge for Development and Culture
Building Bridge Association (BBA)
European Anti-Violence Network (EAVN)
Association Marocaine des Femmes Progressistes (AMFP)
Jordan Sisterhood is Global Institute (SIGI)
CIHEAM Istituto Agronomico Mediterraneo
Humanity Diaspo
Genre en Action
Tubas Charitable Society
Observatori Cultural de Gènere
Youth Today Association for Development
The Libyan Network to Support and Empower Women
Aswat Nissa
Right and Democracy Organization
Center of Women'  s Studies and Policies (CWSP)
Fédération des Ligues des Droits des Femmes
Associació Catalana de Dones Directives i Empresaries
Gender equality and parity commission - Municipality of Enfidha
Le blog Tunisian Girl
Association Irtikaa
Faculty Affiliate, PHRGE, Northeastern College of Law
Bochra Laghssais
Research Team on Gender
Forsaan Al-Ghad Youth Association
MAAT for Peace, Development and Human Rights
Equality Unit
Women Against Violence (WAV)
Equity, Parity and Gender Mainstreaming Commission of Guelmim
Apid Imprenditorialità Donna
Social and Economic Forum for Women Association
The Children of Female Prisoners' Care Association (CFPA)
Association Voix d'Ève (AVE)
Association Al Nada pour la Citoyenneté et le Développement Gafsa (ANCD)
European Observatory on Femicide
National Association for Youth Exchange

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Shared practices

Eliminating gender violence from media

In strong patriarchal societies, the violence against women is taken as a social norm and there is distorted understanding on...

Awareness Day for journalists, filmmakers and TV animators

This is a common activity of Femmes En Communication (FEC) and Wassila Network to increase awareness of the media on their role...

Egal’actu: A news platform about gender equality

The Egae group has launched egal’actu, a news online platform about the equality between women and men. The main goal is...

Animation: The Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)

This animated video was launched by UN Women Jordan, during the '16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence' campaign....

Transnational Campaigning - European Women's Lobby 5050 campaign across Europe

The 5050 campaign, which was launched in 2012, is one of the most successful practices among the projects organized together with...

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

'Hikayat Nihad' is a TV program broadcast on Cairo and the people channel, presented by Nihad Abul-Qumsan in a simple and easy...

Inviting children with their mothers for breakfast to raise awareness among mothers

In 2011, it was nearly impossible to mobilize women in rural areas, especially with  the absence of a meeting place for...

Plastic recycling female company in Oran

Krim plastico’s company was born to address the issue of environmental damage in the municipality of El bayadh (wilaya of...

«Accompagnement des femmes à la création d'activités génératrices de revenus (AGR)» Création et Développement de Microentreprises

Le projet est mené à Tanger, Il s'agit de former des femmes ayant déjà une activité dans le but et de les aider à sortir de...

Inspira STEAM: pioneer project from Spain for more girls in science and tech

Various studies show that the number of women enrolling in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) related...