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The Community Media and Development Center inaugurates the activities of the project: Guiding the community towards safe digital spaces by promoting digital literacy in the Gaza Strip

Created by Andalib Adwan 401 days ago

Gaza - Community Media and Development Center - May 2023 The Community Media and Development Center (CDMC) inaugurated the activities of the project “Guiding the community towards digital safe spaces by promoting digital literacy in the Gaza...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center inaugurates the activities of the project: Encouraging Interventions to Promote Women's Rights in the Gaza Strip

Created by Andalib Adwan 401 days ago

Gaza - Community Media Center - May 2023 The Community Media Center (CMC) inaugurated the activities of the project “Encouraging Interventions to Promote Women’s Rights in the Gaza Strip,” which it is implementing for the...

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Visit our touring drawing exhibition now in Manresa: Drawing 4 Equality. Challenging gender roles on both shores of the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 407 days ago

From 13-27 June 2023, Biblioteca del Centre Cultural el Casino hosts the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (EMWF)’s drawing exhibition "Drawing 4 Equality. Desafiant els rols de gènere a les dues ribes...

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Visit our touring photo exhibition now in Santa Coloma de Gramenet: Women breaking barriers. Transforming Mediterranean cities

Created by Foundation's Team 407 days ago

From 12- 26 June 2023, Biblioteca Central de Santa Coloma de Gramenet hosts the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM)’s photo exhibition "Dones trencant barreres. Transformant les ciutats mediterrànies"...

Wedad Sourani

Dialogue session on Technical and Vocational Education and Training: A Strategy for the Economic Empowerment of Women

Created by Wedad Sourani 408 days ago

The Association of University Graduates organized a dialogue session as part of the activities of the “Women Deserve” project, in partnership with the Palestinian Working Women Association for Development and through the FemPawer...

Amel Arbaoui

Inauguration of the Bridges of Safety Center

Created by Amel Arbaoui 421 days ago

Friday 26 May 2023 The inauguration of the "Bridges of Safety" center to shelter women victims of violence and their accompanying children in the state of Kef, by Mrs. Amal Belhaj Moussa, Minister of Family, Women, Childhood and the Elderly.

Amel Arbaoui

A training course on the mechanisms of receiving and listening to women who are victims of violence

Created by Amel Arbaoui 427 days ago

On May 22 and 23, 2023, the Joussoor Association (AJC) organized a training course on the mechanisms of receiving and listening to women who are victims of violence within the framework of the project "Supporting the Bridges of Safety Center"...

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Visit our touring photo exhibition now in Calella: Women breaking barriers. Transforming Mediterranean cities

Created by Foundation's Team 428 days ago

From 16-30 May 2023, Plaça de l’Ajuntament, 31 hosts the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM)’s photo exhibition "Dones trencant barreres. Transformant les ciutats mediterrànies" ("Women breaking...

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Visit our touring drawing exhibition now in Moià: Drawing 4 Equality. Challenging gender roles on both shores of the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 428 days ago

From 30 May to 13 June 2023, Espai Jove La Pólvora hosts the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (EMWF)’s drawing exhibition "Drawing 4 Equality. Desafiant els rols de gènere a les dues ribes de la...

Wedad Sourani

Launching a skill-building program for female university graduates within the Women Deserve project

Created by Wedad Sourani 435 days ago

Within the framework of the activities of the "Women Deserve" project, the Association of University Graduates inaugurated a skill-building program for 50 young female graduates with the aim of building their capabilities in order to enable them to...

Events

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Visit our touring photo exhibition now in Biguel i Riells del Fai: Women breaking barriers. Transforming Mediterranean cities

Created by Foundation's Team 683 days ago

From 5 to 16 September 2022, the Centre Cívic i Cultural El Rieral in Biguel i Riells del Fai hosts the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM)’s photo exhibition "Dones trencant barreres. Transformant les ciutats...

Lamia BENHABIB

Gender Equality in Africa: cross-views on the commitment of female academics

Created by Lamia BENHABIB 732 days ago

On the occasion of the Africa’s Women’s Day, the University of Mostaganem (Algeria) is organizing, as part of the activities of the "International Consortium for Gender Equality on Campus” of AUF, the webinar "Gender Equality in...

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20-21 July 2022 UfM-UNIDO Women Business Forum

Created by Foundation's Team 763 days ago

20-21 July 2022. Women entrepreneurs face significant and additional obstacles in expanding their businesses and taking them to the next level. The MENA region, having the world’s largest entrepreneurial disparity between men and women...

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Reinforcing the Euro-Mediterranean cooperation to protect girls against gender based violence

Created by Foundation's Team 774 days ago

The  North-South Centre of the Council of Europe in the framework of the South Programme IV  is organizing an online conference on Girls’ protection against gender-based violence on the 29 June 2022, from 10am to 5pm...

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Training on the rights of migrant women

Created by Foundation's Team 782 days ago

As part of the project FORUM Intercultural dialogue and citizen participation against the stigmatization of migrants and refugees initiated by the University of Granada, the Forum Femmes Méditerranée and the Olympe association are...

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WorkPride2022

Created by Foundation's Team 785 days ago

After a hugely successful event last year, attracting over 20,000 delegates from around the world, the LGBTQ+ professional networking platform myGwork returns with an action-packed WorkPride 2022, this summer. This year’s five-day conference,...

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Meta's Women's Safety Roundtable - MENA

Created by Foundation's Team 799 days ago

As a member of Facebook’s Global Women’s Safety Expert Advisory Group, MRA Mobilizing for Rights Associates is delighted to share with you this invitation to an online meeting organized by the Meta Team for Safety Policy, which will take...

Amel Arbaoui

Joussour: Opening of the 2BE project

Created by Amel Arbaoui 811 days ago

Joussour Citizenship Association has the honor to invite you to attend the opening activities of the 2BE project on "Budget that Boost Equality". The project is supported by the Swedish Women’s Organization for Women in partnership with 6...

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The Tharwa N'Fadhma N'Soumeur Association is organizing a screening and debate of the film Coup pour coup by Marin Karmit

Created by Foundation's Team 823 days ago

This Saturday, April 23, 2022, after two years of living under the effects of the covid-19 pandemic, the Tharwa N’Fadhma N’Soumeur Association is organizing a screening/debate of the film "Coup pour coup" by Marin at their home at 9:30...

Isabelle DUMONT

Maternity through the prism of disability - A conference of FDFA

Created by Isabelle DUMONT 830 days ago

Symposium – Tuesday, June 7, 2022 With Michelle PERROT, historian and honorary member of FDFA There are many taboos around the emotional and sexual life of people with disabilities: the desire for children and motherhood are part of it. Being...

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 2518 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 2527 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 2581 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...

Cherifa KHEDDAR

Project: Do not touch my rights!

Created by Cherifa KHEDDAR 2697 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 2723 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 2723 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 2724 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 2724 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 2724 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 2724 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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Experts for the Alternative Report to the Universal Periodic Review of Morocco

Created by Foundation's Team 1111 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...

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Call for Tenders : Fight against GBV and violence against children

Created by Foundation's Team 1112 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 1113 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 1121 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 1140 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 1142 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 1145 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 1155 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 1163 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 1167 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...

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 1328 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 1348 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 1364 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 1365 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 1370 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 1393 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 1419 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 1534 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 1566 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 1566 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

Monia Braham

Women Inclusion in Arab Cities

Created by Monia Braham 978 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 994 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 1012 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 1022 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 1022 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 1028 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 1040 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 1049 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...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 1049 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 1050 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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International Center for Rights and Freedoms (ICRF)
Amal Association for Women and Development
iJMA3, The Arab ICT Organization
EÖTVOS LORÁND University
Bremen University
University El Maner Tunis
Sawt Nssâ
AWARE Services & Consulting
Mouwatinet Association
Arab Women Media Center (AWMC)
International Journal of Interdisciplinary Gender Studies: Contemporary Medusa
National Association for the defense of rights and freedoms (NADRF)
The Union of Feminist Action
Equality Unit
Association du Docteur Fatiha (ADF)
NGOs Today
Audiopedia Foundation
Development Association of South Gafsa -  DGSC
Al-Mashreq for development and population
Seed of Peace - Oran
Women's Center AlThouri Silwan
Nisaa Network
Réseau des Femmes Solidaires
Young Men Christian Association (YMCA)
Women Empowerment Unit in Jerash Municipality
Coalition parlementaire arabe sur la lutte contre la violence de la femme
ISIS Center for Women and Development
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Adéquations
Association for the Promotion of Rural Women of Mezzouna
Center for Women's Studies in Islam (CERFI)
People’ Rights  Center - Sidi kacem
Youssef Bouataoun
Jordanian Journalist Association
Association Tunisienne de la Santé de la Reproduction (ATSR)
ABAAD - Resource Center for Gender Equality

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