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Mohamed Zaari

Zakoura Foundation among the 15 finalists of the WISE Awards 2017

Created by Mohamed Zaari 1771 days ago

The initiative ‘ANEER – National Action for Early Childhood Education  in Rural Areas’ of Zakoura Foundation has been selected by the WISE Awards 2017. Every year, the WISE Awards reward the most innovative educative...

Maria Àngels Roque

Conference: Women’s Voices in the Mediterranean and Africa

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1775 days ago

The ISIS Center for Women and Development organized the 8th edition of the Mediterranean Women Forum on the theme ‘Women’s Voices in the Mediterranean and Africa: Movements, Feminisms, and Resistance to Extremisms’, which took...

Halouani Bechira

Call for an advocacy campaign to ensure that municipal elections comply with the new constitution

Created by Halouani Bechira 1780 days ago

In the framework of the advocacy campaign ‘Women should hold half of the municipal council’s seats!’ which is leading Mouwatinet Association (Sfax, Tunisia) in favor of women’s political participation in local...

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VFJ raises women's capacities to have an active role in politics in Monastir

Created by Foundation's Team 1781 days ago

The Tunisian association Voix de la Femme à Jemmel – VFJ undertook a project which seeks to enhance women’s capacities to become effective leaders and obtain decision-making positions at local level. This project is developed in...

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AFEV analyses how to foster women's entrepreneurship in Algiers

Created by Foundation's Team 1783 days ago

In Algeria, there are few studies on women’s entrepreneurship at the local level. The Association of Women in Green Economy (Association des femmes en économie verte) -AFEV undertook a study in order to bring women’s vision of...

Clara Dereudre

Olympics 2024 Paris: campaign against sexual apartheid in sport

Created by Clara Dereudre 1785 days ago

Due to the candidature of Paris to host the Olympic Games in 2024, the Ligue du Droit International des femmes, the Coordination Française pour le Lobby Européen des Femmes and the Movement « Laissez les femmes...

Jaume Guardans

Crowdfunding first goal achieved!

Created by Jaume Guardans 1788 days ago

Good news! The first target of our crowdfunding campaign has been reached! A big ‘Thank You’ to all the people who have participated and continue to participate in our campaign: "One School – One Year" has now become a reality!...

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Tamaynut is engaged to push women into decision-making decisions in Souss-Massa

Created by Foundation's Team 1788 days ago

Several structural obstacles prevent women´s access to leadership. These obstacles are of a legal, socio-economic, cultural and individual nature, involving a range of institutional and individual actors. To better understand the situation,...

Aïcha Bouhjar

Mentoring for young start-ups

Created by Aïcha Bouhjar 1790 days ago

After the great success of the entrepreneurship capacity-building program for women in Morocco ‘Start Me Up – Women Growth in Morocco’ in 2016, Global Shapers (Hub from Rabat) organized on Saturday, 17 June 2017 in Farah’s...

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16 associations work in pairs to influence women’s policies

Created by Foundation's Team 1791 days ago

Sixteen associations from the Southern Mediterranean and the EU are involved in learning exchanges to share ideas on their strategies to defend women’s rights and approach policy-makers. Eight of them are developing advocacy campaigns on...

Resources

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United Nations (UN) – UN Women

Created by Foundation's Team 2556 days ago

The creation of UN Women came about in 2011 as part of the UN reform agenda, bringing together resources and mandates for greater impact. UN Women has several missions: to support inter-governmental bodies, such as the Commission on the Status of...

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United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) – Gender and Economy Programme

Created by Foundation's Team 2557 days ago

The Gender and Economy Programme endeavours to improve understanding of the economic aspects of gender relations. Its actions embrace research, the promotion of dialogue and holding of seminars in order to strengthen the policies aimed at reducing...

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World Bank – Gender and development

Created by Foundation's Team 2557 days ago

Gender equality has become one of the strategic components of the World Bank in its fight to reduce poverty. In 2007, the World Bank launched an action plan in favour of gender equality aimed at increasing the economic opportunities for women to...

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Wikiradio Vianovelli

Created by Foundation's Team 2557 days ago

Wikiradio Vianovelli is a French radio station advocating equal opportunities for women and men. A community webradio, it can be accessed for free and is open to all individuals and associations working for equality between women and men, who...

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Wa7damasrya

Created by Foundation's Team 2557 days ago

Blog by Shahinaz ABDELSALAM, Egyptian activist born in Alexandria but living in Cairo. This blog, opened in 2005, has become one of the websites of reference for the views of Egyptian society, with a major role during the revolution. In French and...

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Women' s Views On News

Created by Foundation's Team 2557 days ago

British non-profit online magazine whose mission is to give a voice to women whose stories and experiences in the world are too often ignored. This magazine disseminates recent information on national and international news about women and from the...

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Terriennes

Created by Foundation's Team 2557 days ago

Terriennes, which forms part of the French channel TV5MONDE, is the first television/video portal devoted to the status of women in the world. The website features the programme schedule as well as programmes on demand, current news, interviews,...

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Télé Debout

Created by Foundation's Team 2557 days ago

Télé Debout, the video website of feminism for all ages, is an initiative by a French feminist association (V.IDEAUX), made up of women videomakers, computer scientists, graphic designers, teachers, musicians, journalists, researchers,...

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Opzij

Created by Foundation's Team 2557 days ago

Dutch monthly feminist magazine which, since its creation in 1972, targets the "general public" with very diverse articles (politics, professional life, culture, lifestyle, private life, and so on). The website provides access to the contents of the...

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Les Nouvelles News

Created by Foundation's Team 2557 days ago

General information webzine which, in contrast to all other general information magazines, gives a voice to women and men and reflects the political priorities of both genders. Highlighting "role models"·rather than common clichés and...

Documents

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In the name of sportswomen: Place of sportswomen in the toponymy of sports equipment

Created by Foundation's Team 1398 days ago

While the place of women in society is regularly questioned, it is even more questioned recently in the world of sport (media, governance, economy, etc.). This study sheds light on the place given to women, particularly sportswomen in the toponymy...

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The Mobile Gender Gap Report 2018

Created by Foundation's Team 1398 days ago

Mobile has the power to transform lives. It can empower women by making them feel safer and more connected, and provide access to information, services and life-enhancing opportunities like health information, financial services and employment...

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Mapping Gender Data Gaps

Created by Foundation's Team 1399 days ago

This report maps gender data gaps in developing countries across five domains of women’s empowerment: (1) health, (2) education, (3) economic opportunities, (4) political participation, and (5) human security. The report also suggests...

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Trafficking in Human Beings in Lebanon

Created by Foundation's Team 1399 days ago

Lebanon holds a strategic location in the Mediterranean region, and its position contributes to making it simultaneously a country of origin, transit and destination for human trafficking. Lebanon has also become a country of destination for...

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Restrictions on Muslim Women's Dress in the 28 EU Member States

Created by Foundation's Team 1399 days ago

Inclusion and pluralism are fundamental values in open societies and the European Union. It is better for everyone to live in a society that is open to diversity, including religious diversity. Yet there is a rising threat in the European Union to...

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Global Health 50-50 Report - 2018: How gender-responsive are the world's most influential global health organisations?

Created by Foundation's Team 1400 days ago

Published on the occasion of International Women’s Rights Day, March 8, 2018, this report shows how gender is one of the most important social determinants of health and stresses that there is still work to be done to ensure gender equality in...

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The Impacts of the Crisis on Gender Equality and Women's Wellbeing in the EU Mediterranean Countries

Created by Foundation's Team 1400 days ago

The 2008 financial crisis is considered by many economists to be the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s. A deep recession, high unemployment rates, precariousness and instability are just few of the several seriously...

Maria Àngels Roque

Sexual and Reproductive Health in Morocco and Lebanon: Interview with Marie Debs and Rhimou Hajoub

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1400 days ago

With the rise of new technologies and political, social and economic shifts, new models of non-normative intimate, sexual and maternal relations are emerging in the south of the Mediterranean. Whether related to birth control practices such as...

Foundation's Team

Shifting vulnerabilities: gender and reproductive care on the migrant trail to Europe

Created by Foundation's Team 1400 days ago

The reproductive care of pregnant migrants entering the European Union via its Mediterranean borders represents an under-examined topic, despite a growing scholarly emphasis on female migrants and the gendered aspects of migration in the past three...

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Good practices and successful experiences in the implementation of CEDAW in the Arab countries

Created by Foundation's Team 1403 days ago

This study presents and analyses successes and good practices in the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) in the Arab countries. The study also analyses the obligations of the Arab...

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

Association Djazairouna des victimes du terrorisme
Association des Femmes Tunisiennes pour la Recherche sur le Développement (AFTURD)
European Anti-Violence Network (EAVN)
Faculty of Humanities-Martil, Abdelmalek Essaâdi University
Women'  s Alliance for Virtual Exchange (WAVE)
Observatori Cultural de Gènere
Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation
Women Empowerment Unit in Jerash Municipality
Tunisian League of Women's Political Rights
Réseau Algérien des Femmes d'Affaires (RAFA)
European Observatory on Femicide
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN IN PHOTO
Bilarabiya
Association Generation Challenge for Development and Culture
Sawt Nssâ
Association Talassemtane pour l'Environnement et Développement (ATED)
Centre for Women's Legal Research &Counselling and Protection
Bulgarian School of Politics  Dimitry Panitza
La-Femme.tn
Equality Unit
Appropriate Communication Techniques for Development Center (ACT)
Mobilising for Rights Associates (MRA)
Abdulhakeq Al Barghazi
Ibtikar for Empowerment and Social Entrepreneurship
NAWF Women Entrepreneurs
Musawa Women’s Study Center
Bremen University
Kayan Masr foundation for Development, Training & Community Participation Support
CREAD – Research center applied economics for development
Business Women Forum-Palestine (BWF)
The School Girls of Azaghar Foundation
Association for Women's Total Advancement & Development (AWTAD)
Women Programs Centre - Rafah
Mafraq Youth Gathering for Civil Society Development
Association of Continuity of Generations - ACG
Jordanian Journalist Association

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Sharing a culture of women-men equality the collection “Egal à egal” (equal to equal)

The “Laboratoire de l’égalité” (equality laboratory) has three main aims: to bring together...

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Because they are my children, my nationality is their right

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