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Noha El Khouly

Women's Year Is Not Finished Yet! Egyptian women's status in 2017

Created by Noha El Khouly 2297 days ago

The Egyptian Center for Women’s Rights (ECWR) issued its annual report on the Status of Egyptian women in 2017 under the title "Women’s Year Is Not Finished Yet". The report monitors the successes and failures of women in 2017, and it...

XX

More women in the leadership on the Euro- Mediterranean level

Created by XX 2301 days ago

Maria Helena de Felipe, The Association of Organisations of Mediterranean Businesswomen (AFAEMME)’s President has been elected, last 15th March, chairwoman of EU-Euromed follow up Committee, in the Group of Employers, of the Economic and...

Association TAZGHART

Interviews with elected female officials of the local authorities in Ifrane

Created by Association TAZGHART 2302 days ago

From March 21 to 31, 2018, representatives of Tazghart Association conducted a field visit to the headquarters of the various municipalities of Ifrane province where they conducted a survey and in-depth interviews with female elected to the local...

Foundation's Team

We present you the 3 final winners of our photo contest

Created by Foundation's Team 2304 days ago

We are pleased to announce the 3 final winners of our photography contest "Powerful Women: Breaking Stereotypes in the Euro-Mediterranean Region". These 3 women will participate in a workshop at the 8th International Congress of Feminist Research in...

Maria Àngels Roque

The IEMed talks on the empowerment of women in the Aula med program

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 2308 days ago

The IEMed’s Gender Programme participated in the research seminar of the interuniversity program Aula mediterrània. This seminar brings together each year scholars and students of 14 masters specialized in international relations,...

Foundation's Team

Researchers and associations discuss the subject of migrant women

Created by Foundation's Team 2308 days ago

During this seminar held in Marseille on February 16, 2018, the discussion focused on the relationship between the academia and the associations and actors in the field. The participants discussed the interaction between research and action:...

Foundation's Team

The Foundation at the 62nd session Commission on the Status of Women

Created by Foundation's Team 2309 days ago

The sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) was held at United Nations (UN) Headquarters from 12 to 23 March 2018 under the theme of the empowerment of women and girls in rural areas. The event was organized by UN Women...

Foundation's Team

Analyzing women's role in preserving the environment in Tripoli

Created by Foundation's Team 2310 days ago

Since the formation of the Ministry of Environment in 1992, Lebanon has ratified several international agreements regarding the preservation of natural resources. For instance, in December 1994, the country adopted the United Nations Framework...

Safaa Ali Hassan

CEDAW Association launches its annual report on the status of Egyptian women in 2017

Created by Safaa Ali Hassan 2310 days ago

The CEDAW Association for Democracy and Human Rights launched its annual report on the situation of women in Egypt, especially in 2017, on the occasion of the Egyptian Women’s Day. This report sheds light on the conditions and achievements of...

Roza Dimova

Equal Space project: Training on gender and cultural diversity

Created by Roza Dimova 2311 days ago

The project EQUAL SPACE (2017- 2019) will enable more participation and empowerment of migrant and minorities women by developing trainings for Community Education Facilitators in the field of intersection of gender and diversity. Adult education...

Resources

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Center of Arab Women for Training and Research. Library and database of CAWTAR

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

CAWTAR groups together Greater Middle Eastern and Northern African countries. It provides the region with a research and study centre on gender and the status of women from an economic perspective. It also features mainly economic data, indicators...

Foundation's Team

Association for Middle East Women's Studies. AMEWS'Ressources

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

This private, non-profit, non-political, international organisation brings together scholars and other persons interested in the study of women in the Middle East. The objective of the Association is to advance the study of women through annual...

Foundation's Team

Medstat

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

Medstat is the regional statistics programme between the 27 EU Member States and 10 Mediterranean countries: Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestinian Occupied Territories, Syria, Tunisia and Turkey. The MEDSTAT programme seeks...

Foundation's Team

Women' s Studies Programs, Departments, & Research Centers

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

This website lists over 900 links to websites of study programmes, departments and feminist research centres on gender or on women.

Foundation's Team

Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) –Gendernet Practice Notes

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

The practice notes, regularly prepared by members of the DAC Network on Gender Equality (GENDERNET), provide guidance on how to address gender equality and women’s empowerment in development and cooperation. This assistance can also be found...

Foundation's Team

Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) – StatExtracts

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

This page includes data and metadata for OECD countries and selected non-member economies. It offers ways to access data on gender in the section “social protection and well-being”. 

Foundation's Team

World Bank. Women, Business and the Law

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

Database on seven areas (Accessing institutions, Using property, Getting a job, Providing incentives to work, Building credit, Going to court, and Protecting women from violence) having a direct impact on women’s capacity to set out commercial...

Foundation's Team

World Bank. Gender Equality Data and Statistics

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

This website is a one-stop source of information on gender at the country level, a compilation of data on key gender topics from national statistics agencies, United Nations databases, and World Bank-conducted or funded surveys.

Foundation's Team

World Bank – DataBank

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

On this website, gender disparities are measured using a compilation of data on key issues: education, health, participation of labour force, and political participation. This data is also listed under four main tabs: by country, by topic,...

Foundation's Team

UNESCO – Institute for Statistics

Created by Foundation's Team 3357 days ago

The UNESCO Institute for Statistics is the main source of cross-nationally comparable statistics on national education, science and technology, culture and communication for over 200 countries and territories.

Documents

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Cyber violence against women and girls

Created by Foundation's Team 2205 days ago

The increasing reach of the internet, the rapid spread of mobile information, and the widespread use of social media, coupled with the existing pandemic of violence against women and girls (VAWG), has led to the emergence of cyber VAWG as a growing...

Foundation's Team

An End to Manels: Closing the Gender Gap at Europe's Top Policy Events

Created by Foundation's Team 2205 days ago

This brief looks at gender and speaking roles at European high-level conferences. The number of women who speak at key policy-shaping conferences across Europe is far below that of their male peers. In this brief, the authors have quantified the...

Foundation's Team

Armed conflicts and women's security

Created by Foundation's Team 2207 days ago

This paper aims to shed light on the status of women during and after armed conflicts and how international law deals with this reality in light of the evolution of the concept of human security. The paper intends to highlight the fact that...

Foundation's Team

Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action

Created by Foundation's Team 2207 days ago

The Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, approved in September 1995 at the Fourth World Conference on Women, is a global pledge to attaining equality, development and peace for women worldwide. The Platform for action requires immediate...

Foundation's Team

Manual of Procedures for the Establishment, Operation and Monitoring of Equality, Equality of Opportunity and Gender Approaches in Communes

Created by Foundation's Team 2207 days ago

This procedural manual, relating to the Equality, Equal Opportunities and Gender Approach Bodies (IEECAG), is to be considered as a procedural and technical guide available to the local communes. It is an informative and procedural reference, which...

Foundation's Team

Reshaping cultural policies - Advancing creativity for development

Created by Foundation's Team 2207 days ago

This Report demonstrates that innovative cultural policies implemented at regional and local levels have a positive impact on the whole of cultural governance. It highlights the strategic frameworks best adapted to the digital environment, the...

Foundation's Team

Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls

Created by Foundation's Team 2207 days ago

This document is the final declaration of the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62) held in March 2018 in New York (USA). The document calls on all levels of government to take a set of decisive measures for gender equality...

Foundation's Team

Global Good Practices in Advancing Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment in Constitutions

Created by Foundation's Team 2210 days ago

This publication is designed to support stakeholders who wish to advocate for the inclusion of comprehensive constitutional provisions that protect and advance women’s human rights and fundamental freedoms. It presents good practices for the...

Foundation's Team

Situation of women asylum seekers in France after the adoption of the law reforming the right of asylum

Created by Foundation's Team 2211 days ago

On the occasion of the International Day of Migrants, on 18 December 2017, the High Council for Equality between Women and Men (HCE) presented to Minister Jacqueline Gourault, its report on the situation of women asylum seekers in France after the...

Foundation's Team

Exploring the demand for prostitution: what male buyers say about their motives, practices, and perceptions

Created by Foundation's Team 2211 days ago

The following study is a first attempt to explore and better understand the demand for prostitution in Lebanon where little has been written on this critical component of the prostitution industry. Studies on male buyers of sexual acts are not only...

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

Carmen Garraton
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Women in Morocco
International Center for Rights and Freedoms (ICRF)
Albanian Journalists Group (AJG)
Coalition for Tunisian Women
CREAD – Research center applied economics for development
Mor Masa Ritüeli
Maan
Apid Imprenditorialità Donna
Association Khmir Environnement et Développement
The Individual Initiative for Human Rights  - Masir
Aix Marseille Université
French Coordination for the European Women's Lobby (C.L.E.F.)
Safadi Foundation
Intissar Bendjabellah
Association Anaouat pour la femme et l'enfant
Community Development and Caring Children with Special Needs Association (SCDA)
Egyptian Female Lawyers
Qudrat Association for Community Development
MAAT for Peace, Development and Human Rights
Jerusalem Center for Women
Servei Civil Internacional de Catalunya
Amal Association for Women and Development
Anna Borg
Women'  s Alliance for Virtual Exchange (WAVE)
Savera Liverpool
Development Association ‘Rawafed’
Mada for Citizenship and Development
Kayan Feminist Organization
League of Female Executives of the National Union of Tunisian Women
International Observatory of Human Rights
Syria Algad Relief Foundation
EMUI_ EuroMed University
Cyprus University
Ramzi Nouisser

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Documents

Ministerial Conclusions on Strengthening the Role of Women in Society: Annual Report 2008-2009

This document assesses the implementation of the ministerial conclusions and the action framework adopted by the 37...

Empowering Women without Status and Promoting their Rights

In this article, Isha L’Isha – Haifa Feminist Center brief readers on the legal status of women who lack it in...

Gender Equality Conference. Conference Proceedings

Croatia joined the Community programme Gender Equality in 2006 signing a memorandum of understanding, which resulted in holdingan...

Mapping Young Scholars' Research on Women in Public Life in the MENA Region: A State of the Art Report

This report summarizes the projects and recent publications on research into the role of women in public life in the MENA region...

A New Feminism? Gender Dynamics in Morocco's February 20th Movement

The February 20th movement shows new modes of engagement with feminism, despite a striking absence of feminist organizations from...

Tackling social norms a game changer for gender inequalities

The world is not on track to achieve gender equality by 2030. The Human Development Report’s Gender Inequality Index...

The Making of Gender Equality in Tunisia and Implications for Development

This case study seeks to identify the main mechanisms that link gender equality to development in Tunisia, emphasising how the...

Package on sexual and reproductive health and rights issues for children and adolescents

The purpose of this package is to provide evidence and tools for facilitators to help them raise awareness of the importance of...

The Francophonie's Strategy for the Promotion of Gender Equality, the Rights and the Empowerment of Women and Girls

On October 11 and 12, 2018, the Armenian capital Yerevan hosted the 17th Conference of Heads of State and Government of...

The Global Gender Gap Report 2010

This annual report assesses the gap in gender parity in 136 countries and in four different sectors: opportunities and economic...