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Maria Àngels Roque

Mediterranean women: challenges and opportunities, a perspective from Malta

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1913 days ago

The conference "Women in the Mediterranean" was held on 13 March 2019 in la Valletta, Malta, and counted with the participation of the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), founding member of the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s...

Fairouz Habache

Standing together for Algerian women's economic empowerment

Created by Fairouz Habache 1928 days ago

On February 14th, the Women in Business of Algeria Association (WIBA) participated in a seminar entitled "Evolution of female entrepreneurship in the MENA region" organized by the Association of Women Entrepreneurs (SEVE). ) in...

Noha El Khouly

Participation: A new ECWR radio show to promote women's political participation

Created by Noha El Khouly 1932 days ago

In cooperation with Sout Al Arab (Voice of the Arabs) radio station and with support from the United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF), the Egyptian Centre for Women’s Rights (ECWR) launched a new radio show entitled "Participation" with the aim...

Maria Àngels Roque

Art and feminism together: 10 illustrators that you should know

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1933 days ago

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. On March 8, International Women’s Day, women’s movements and feminists across the world celebrate women’s achievements throughout history and call for more political action to...

Foundation's Team

Badr leads a policy dialogue in Cairo to foster the inheritance law enforcement

Created by Foundation's Team 1939 days ago

In 2017, the Egyptian parliament passed a new Inheritance law, law 219, giving women their legitimate right to inheritance after the majority had been deprived of it, especially in Upper Egypt where cultural norms and traditions dispossess women of...

Chadia Mlahfi

Khatwa: Supporting women and youth's integration in the Moroccan Labour market

Created by Chadia Mlahfi 1955 days ago

The Espace Point de Départ – ESPOD (Space Starting Point) Association has recently concluded the 3rd cycle of its programme Khatwa (Step) which provides advice and support for the creation, management and development of Small and...

Maria Àngels Roque

FEM EU: feminist lobbying to prioritize gender equality during EU elections

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1960 days ago

In line with its commitment to achieve gender equality, the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) has recently joined the #FEM_EU campaign which aims to push for a feminist agenda as top priority for the upcoming European Union’s...

Ibtissame Betty Lachgar

Campaigns to re-appropriate the public space and women's bodies in Morocco

Created by Ibtissame Betty Lachgar 1967 days ago

On the International Women’s Day, 8 of March 2019, the Alternative Movement for Individual Freedoms (M.A.L.I.) has symbolically changed the names of some of the streets of Rabat and gave them names of eminent Moroccan female figures, as to...

Foundation's Team

Political dialogues to follow up on CSO WINS's 8 campaigns on women's rights

Created by Foundation's Team 1967 days ago

Each one of the 8 associations that are part of the project CSO WINS will carry out policy dialogue actions during the first semester of 2019 as part of their advocacy campaigns. These actions aim primarily to promote the campaigns promoting...

Iman Abdelrahman Mousa

Workshop in the West Bank to promote women's participation in public life

Created by Iman Abdelrahman Mousa 1969 days ago

A workshop on "Enhancing Women’s Participation in Public Life and Decision-making" was organized by Hiwar Center for youth and women’s empowerment on 19 December 2018 at the vocational training center of the village Beit Ur al-Tahta near Ramallah in...

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Irish Centre for Human Rights - NUI Galway

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

The Irish Centre for Human Rights is one of the world’s premier academic human rights institutions, dedicated to the study and promotion of human rights, international criminal law and humanitarian law. Since its establishment in January 2000,...

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National Council of French Women (CNFF)

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

The CNFF was founded in 1901 from the merger between the Congress of Women’s Institutions and the Congress on the Status and Rights of Women. It is indeed at the beginning of the XXth century, on the occasion of the Universal Exhibition of...

Foundation's Team

Women in Solidarity

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

"Femmes solidaires" (Women in solidarity) is a feminist, secular, popular education movement. It is committed to fight all forms of discrimination and developing a non-sexist and non-violent education. Women in solidarity informs and sensitizes on...

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Association of Women of Southern Europe

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

The Association of Women of Southern Europe (AWSE) is a non-profit organization that brings together natural and legal persons from southern European Union countries.  The AWSE’s main objectives are:  - To establish among its members a...

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International Alliance of Women (IAW)

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

The International Alliance of Women (IAW) is an NGO comprising 41 member organizations involved in the promotion of women’s and girls’ rights around the world. The objectives of the AIF are: - To ensure as much reform as possible in...

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Egyptian Association for Comprehensive Development

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

The Egyptian Association for Comprehensive Development (EACD)  is a non-governmental organization that seeks to develop the capacity of individuals most in need, particularly women, children and youngsters in rural communities and slums.

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Center for Information and Documentation on the Rights of Children and Women (CIDDEF)

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

CIDDEF, an Information and Documentation Center on the Rights of the Child and Women opened its doors on May 9, 2002. This space has become a necessity for human rights activists as well as for professionals (researchers and students) women’s issues...

Foundation's Team

Turkey: Ministry of Family Affairs and Social Policies. Directorate General for the Status of Women

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

The Directorate General for the Status of Women is the body responsible for ensuring gender equality, strengthening the position of women in all spheres of social life, producing policies for the prevention of all forms of discrimination against...

Foundation's Team

Tunisia: Ministry of Women's Affairs, Family and Children

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

Ministry devoted to family and women aimed at making Tunisian society a balanced society based on gender equality, respect for human rights and diversity of opinion, following the successes achieved through the revolution. The Ministry is...

Foundation's Team

Sweden: Ministry of Health and Social Affairs. Gender Equality Division

Created by Foundation's Team 3322 days ago

The aim of the gender equality policy in Sweden is for women and men to enjoy the same power and opportunities to influence society and their own lives. Based on this vision, the Gender Equality Division has four objectives: equal share of power and...

Documents

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Toolkit for Advocating Women's Rights in 7 Steps

Created by Foundation's Team 2080 days ago

Developed by the Center of Arab Women for Training and Research - CAWTAR, this toolkit has been an opportunity to combine long-term theoretical and practical experience in advocacy, especially in gender issues, with lessons learned from the field...

Foundation's Team

Bibliography: Stories and woes of women in the Euro-Mediterranean region: Narrative, body, violence, money

Created by Foundation's Team 2082 days ago

This bibliography was prepared by the Euro-Mediterranean Academic and Scientific Network on Gender and Women (RUSEMEG) within the framework of the Research conference ‘’Stories and woes of women in the Euro-Mediterranean region:...

Foundation's Team

Field Diagnosis: Developing female entrepreneurship in the wilaya of Sétif

Created by Foundation's Team 2085 days ago

The Sétif region is known for its economic, commercial and industrial dynamism. It also has several specialised education and training centres. In this context, what is the proportion of women entrepreneurs and businesses run by women? How...

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Global Parliamentary Report 2017

Created by Foundation's Team 2086 days ago

The second Global Parliamentary Report shines the spotlight on one of parliament’s critical functions: its power to hold governments accountable for their actions and decisions. Based on the contributions of 150 national parliaments, the...

Foundation's Team

Towards a Green Economy in the Mediterranean- Assessment of National Green Economy and Sustainable Development Strategies in Mediterranean Countries

Created by Foundation's Team 2086 days ago

The study presents the results of a review exercise covering Green Economy (GE) strategies and Sustainable Development (SD) policies in 20 Mediterranean countries, with the aim of boosting the transition towards a green and fair economy in the...

Foundation's Team

Mixity, Equality and Gender in Youth Leisure Spaces: The Relevance of a Feminist Paradigm

Created by Foundation's Team 2086 days ago

Two out of three youths engaged in subsidized recreational activity are boys. From the start of college, girls stop using leisure equipment and quickly become invisible in the public space. Boys are more present and occupy almost alone "city...

Foundation's Team

Gender and (Military) Conflicts in Eastern-European Countries through Feminist Lenses

Created by Foundation's Team 2087 days ago

This publication collects texts created on the basis of some presentations from an event organized by by Heinrich Boell Office in Ukraine in March 2017. The event gathered researchers and activists from Ukraine, Belarus, Russia, Georgia, Armenia,...

Foundation's Team

Euro-Mediterranean Women's Expectations - Civil Society Findings and Ministerial Commitments

Created by Foundation's Team 2087 days ago

In 2015, the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM) launched a qualitative report that served as ‘’mechanism for monitoring’’ the implementation of Paris Declaration Commitments which was adopted by the Union for...

Foundation's Team

Interagency Gender Based Violence Case Management Guidelines

Created by Foundation's Team 2087 days ago

There is growing recognition that populations affected by conflict and natural disaster experience various forms of GBV during crisis and displacement, and during and following return. In particular, intimate partner violence is increasingly...

Nelly Jazra

Comments on the book 'Feminist domination An advertising hoax'

Created by Nelly Jazra 2087 days ago

In this article, Nelly Jazra, provides a review of the book ’Feminist domination An advertising hoax’ which according to her is a very good analysis of advertising, advertising space and how women are represented. According to Jazra, the...

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

Mauritanian Council of Businesswomen – CMFA
Association 100% Mamans
Nelly Jazra
I & P Image & Paroles
Mixité et Gouvernance en Méditerranée
Radio Souriat
Aix Marseille Université
European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)
Maan
Future Pioneers for Empowering Communities (FPEC)
Trajectorya noorteorganisatsioon MTÜ
Legal Association for Family Assistance and Human Rights
Women & Cinema
Network of women artisans of Morocco
SIDRA Association
The Palestinian Association for Empowerment and Local Development - REFORM
Daem for Media
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique pour les Droits des Femmes (FLDDF Injad Beni Mellal)
Pertinence Sa Dynamisme Qualite
Tunisian Association of Gender Studies
Faculté de droit et de science politique Aix Marseille Université
Morgan Sigl Fertilhanges
Women Empowerment Unit in Jerash Municipality
Women'    s Affairs Technical Committee (WATC)
Palestinian Youth Association for Leadership and Rights Activation (PYALARA)
Sarab Center for Culture and Community Arts
Adéquations
Roles for Social Change Association (ADWAR)
Right and Democracy Organization
The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (MIFTAH)
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
EuroMed Rights
Mor Masa Ritüeli
Youssef Bouataoun
Kenzy Associacion for Development
Women'  s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling

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Shared practices

Social Change through Women's Cinema

SHASHAT promotes women’s cinema as an agent of social transformation in the Palestinian society, and women as creative...

Grassroots Activists for Just Peace and Gender Equality

This successful practice targets activists and young university students in 30 locations in the West Bank and Gaza. The...

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...

Equality for local development: gender mainstreaming in municipalities

The project aimed at increasing analytical and practical capacities of local authorities in order to implement real gender...

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...

Campaign in favour of Parity in Municipal Elections in Tunisia

In 2016, several associations of Tunisian civil society and a few regional and international organizations launched a campaign...

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...

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...

Transformative Political Identities for Gender Equality-LANA

LANA project aims to increase women’s participation in decision making within the private and public sphere. LANA approach...

Valuation of our intangible heritage, the rose fragrance, as a tool to combat discrimination against women in the valleys of Dadès and Mgoun.

This successful practice aims to accompany women to integrate themselves to local economic activities, particularly in the area...