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Karima Bergheul-Kadda Touati

Female Leadership in Algeria

Created by Karima Bergheul-Kadda Touati 2313 days ago

The Association of Women in Green Economy (AFEV) organized in Algiers -with the support of the Dutch Embassy- a forum on women’s leadership and the success stories of women leaders in Algeria who were able to overcome many obstacles and...

سليمة مصباح الفاخري

Strengthening the constitutional rights of Libyan women

Created by سليمة مصباح الفاخري 2315 days ago

Although Libyan women are an integral part of society, their rights in the transitional period have remained inadequate and have faced many forms of violence to intimidate and exclude them from active participation in Libyan society. Therefore, the...

حياة قادري

Voix d'Ève strengthens the image of leading women in Sidi Bouzid

Created by حياة قادري 2315 days ago

On the occasion of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2018, the association Voix d’Ève organized a regional seminar on the image and role of women leaders in the Sidi Bouzid region (Tunisia). On this occasion the association...

safaa Ali

A campaign by NADRF to highlight the roles of local female leaders in Egypt

Created by safaa Ali 2320 days ago

As part of its mission to highlight the roles of female leaders or individuals who make positive change in their communities, both at the political and social levels, the National Association for the Defense of Rights and Freedoms has recently...

Association TAZGHART

Launch of a diagnosis on the role of elected women in local authorities in Ifrane

Created by Association TAZGHART 2324 days ago

On March 10, 2018, the Tazghart Association organized a seminar to launch the project of a diagnosis on the role of elected women in local authorities in Ifrance and the formation of a local cluster of gender equality actors in Ifrane region, in...

Stefania Di Campli

Becoming Leaders: a project to support Egypt's crafts women

Created by Stefania Di Campli 2336 days ago

The majority of the economic activities in Egypt is concentrated in the North of the Country, especially in big cities such as Cairo and its surrounding areas. The Southern economy is mainly based on agriculture, husbandry and, to a lesser degree,...

Foundation's Team

Vote for the finalists of our photo contest on gender stereotypes!

Created by Foundation's Team 2336 days ago

We are happy to announce the 10 finalists of our photography contest "Powerful women: breaking stereotypes in the Euro-Mediterranean region", launched last November. Congratulations to all of them! From now on, every Facebook user can vote...

Foundation's Team

Pilot action to develop women's entrepreneurship in Setif

Created by Foundation's Team 2336 days ago

In Algeria, women contribute to economic growth at different levels, but their role in entrepreneurship remains relatively weak. In recent years, many policies and programs show a willingness to change and improve the status of women: participation...

Foundation's Team

Enhancing girls access to education in the communities of Bethlehem and Hebron

Created by Foundation's Team 2336 days ago

Several research studies suggest that girls living in communities classified as “Area C” that are under Israeli Authority’s control in the Bethlehem and Hebron Governorates, are particularly vulnerable in terms of facing schooling...

Foundation's Team

Protection mechanisms and strategies against VAW in Alexandria

Created by Foundation's Team 2337 days ago

Women in Egypt are often subject to violence not only from family members and community members, but also by institutions of the state. ِAdditionally, women are constantly subjected to violence in the form of sexual harassment and abuse on the...

Resources

Foundation's Team

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Gender and Land Rights Database

Created by Foundation's Team 3354 days ago

This website provides information on six categories: legal framework, international treaties and conventions, common law, land tenure and related institutions, civil society organisations, and related statistics.

Foundation's Team

UN – UN Secretary-General' s database on violence against women

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

This database covering the 192 UN member countries concerns the scope and consequences of all forms of violence against women as well as the impact and efficacy of the policies and programmes aimed at combating this violence, including optimal...

Foundation's Team

UN – International law and development

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

This website introduces the UN programmes on the promotion of women (concerning gender equality and women’s empowerment as well as the issue “gender and the environment”). The website presents in detail the work on gender by the...

Foundation's Team

UN. Gender and development

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

The interactive interface Gender Info 2010 enables users to create their own statistical documents based on UN data on gender. Gender Info 2010 is an initiative of the United National Statistics Division, developed in collaboration with the United...

Foundation's Team

UN – Survey on the Role of Women in Development

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

This survey mainly focuses on a selection of development-related topics that have an impact on the role of women in the economy at a national, regional and international level. The theme of the survey is entitled “Women’s control over...

Foundation's Team

UN – Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

The Commission conducts surveys in European countries to study the social and demographic evolutions influencing the relations between parents and children (generations) and partners (gender). The databases on these surveys are available online.

Foundation's Team

UN. Statistics and indicators on men and women

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

This website provides the latest statistics and indicators on women and men in six specific fields: population, women and men in families, health, education, work and political decision making. The data is compiled based on official national and...

Foundation's Team

Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Women' s Rights - Department of Women' s Rights and Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

The Department of Women' s Rights and Equality (SDFE) works to encourage respect for women' s rights and parity and to increase equality between women and men. The online summary of the Department' s news on the issue of women' s rights and equality...

Foundation's Team

European Women' s Lobby

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

The European Women' s Lobby (ELF) is the largest umbrella organisation of women’s associations in the European Union (EU), working to promote women’s rights and equality between women and men. ELF membership extends to organisations in...

Foundation's Team

Hubertine Auclert Center

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

Partner organisation of the Ile-de-France Region, created at the initiative of the Regional Council of the Ile-de-France Region with and for the actors and actresses of equality, the Hubertine Auclert Center is a resource centre promoting equality...

Documents

Foundation's Team

The feminization of poverty between economic reality and lack of social justice

Created by Foundation's Team 2209 days ago

This paper inetnds to identify the most important factors affecting women’s poverty, whether economic, social or cultural. In this article, poverty is defined as deprivation of opportunities and choices. The article also provides a sociological...

Foundation's Team

Women's Economic Empowerment in Selected MENA Countries: The Impact of Legal Frameworks in Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia

Created by Foundation's Team 2209 days ago

This report examines how current legal provisions in Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia are impacting women’s ability to fully participate in economic life, both as employees and entrepreneurs. It is based on a comparative...

Foundation's Team

Women's role in peace processes: A comparative study of women's participation in the peace processes in Africa and Western Asia

Created by Foundation's Team 2209 days ago

With the implementation of UNSC Resolution 1325 the role women play for peace and security was affirmed. Since the implementation of the resolution, almost two decades ago, more than 400 peace agreements have been signed. This study, thus, explores...

Foundation's Team

Improving Access to Women's Land Rights Data for Policy Decisions: Lessons Learnt and Opportunities linked to SDGs

Created by Foundation's Team 2210 days ago

This paper intends to explain why gender sensitive data gathering methods are crucial for the empowerment of rural women and girls. Gender disparities in poverty are rooted in inequalities in access to economic resources including security of...

Foundation's Team

Women's Rights during democratic transitions

Created by Foundation's Team 2210 days ago

This study explores the initiatives taken so far on women’s rights by international organisations and the authors attempt to map EU instruments and entry points for further action. Finally, the study provides a list of pragmatic...

Foundation's Team

The role of Egyptian radio stations in supporting women's small projects

Created by Foundation's Team 2210 days ago

The aim of this study is to monitor the interest of Egyptian radio stations in women’s small projects and examine their role in the economic empowerment of women. The study sheds light on women’s participation in the Egyptian labour...

Foundation's Team

Minors'Marriage: Social Demand and Public Action - A Case Study of three communes in Al Haouz Province

Created by Foundation's Team 2211 days ago

This study aims to contribute to the public debate on the marriage of underage girls through a case study of three rural communes in the province of Al Haouz in Morocco. The study seeks to provide answers that can help, on the one hand, to...

Foundation's Team

A guide for NGOs and Women's Human Rights Activists at the UN and CSW

Created by Foundation's Team 2211 days ago

This NGO guide will help build the capacity of NGOs and women’s human rights activists to advocate for the rights and empowerment of women and girls. The UN Commission on the Status of Women, the main UN body responsible for gender equality...

Foundation's Team

Women's Movements in the Middle East: Case Studies of Egypt and Turkey

Created by Foundation's Team 2211 days ago

This paper seeks to reflect on women’s movements in the Middle East. Within the general context of the region, the case studies of Egypt and Turkey illustrate two specific yet illustrative examples of some of the underlying issues, problems,...

Foundation's Team

Midwives on the front line: Delivering midwifery services in difficult times

Created by Foundation's Team 2212 days ago

The impact of crises on women and children is well documented, with high rates of maternal, neonatal and child mortality and morbidity due to poor access to sexual, reproductive, maternal, newborn and adolescent health (SRMNAH) services. This...

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

Kazan Federal University
Carmen Garraton
Nansen Dialogue Montenegro
Association Feminine de Lutte contre le Violence à l'Egard de la Femme et de l'Enfant (AFLCVF)
Why Me for Women’s Rights
Associació Catalana de Dones Directives i Empresaries
Women's Center AlThouri Silwan
Tunisian Association of Development Law - ATDD
International Journal of Interdisciplinary Gender Studies: Contemporary Medusa
Civic Forum Institute (CFI)
Womenpreneur Initiative
Social Association  Active Woman  of the Tizi-Ouzou Wilaya
Association Femmes en Communication (FEC)
Women Media and Development (TAM)
Women and Leadership
Green Globe
Cooperation Association
Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS)
Union Nationale de la Femme Tunisienne (UNFT)
Morocco Volunteers
Khadija Ben Hassine
Tiro Association for Arts
Libya Women's Forum
Jyhene Kebsi
The Entrepreneurs Forum (FCE)
Libyan Women ORG
ISIS Center for Women and Development
Mediterraneo Sociale
Jordanian Journalist Association
Tunisian League of Women's Political Rights
Strane Straniere
Khadija Zizi
Association des femmes pour le développement et la culture
Daem for Media
NGOs Today
Badr Eltawayel

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Documents

The Issue of Violence Against Women in the European Union

This study examines the different forms and interrelated factors of violence against women currently existing in the European...

The outcome of equality between men and women in Morocco

The concept of gender equality or equality between men and women is that men and women are treated equally, and this concept is...

Libyan Businesswomen: Reality and Prospects

Entrepreneurship and small and medium business are considered to be an important, albeit untapped, source of economic growth in...

Results of the study on gender scan 2016

The results of the Gender scan show that the gender mix is a vector of performance and increased satisfaction in the innovation...

Sexual Violence by Force of Arms Against Women in Syria: A Tool of Political Repression, Social Dismantling and Impoverishment of Women and Communities

By introducing a feminist approach based on a gender analysis of sexual violence crimes in Syria, Dawlaty and the Women’s...

Protection line: providing support and counselling for women and girls

This report analyses quantitative data relating to female trends in using the support line, between January 2011 and October...

Protesting gender discrimination from within: women's political representation on behalf of Islamic parties

In recent decades, Islamic political movements, and their subsequent political parties, have been increasingly recruiting and...

The proceedings of the 1st Multi-discimplinary Congress of Young Scientists

This document presents the proceedings of the 1st Multi-disciplinary Congress of Young Scientists, held in Granada (Spain) in...

WILPF Report 2020 Stories of Feminist Peace

This publication is a condensed summary of the most essential stories from the WILPF online 2020 report. This is an annual...

Key elements to take into consideration when applying Paris Agreement

Building on the Paris Climate Accord COP22, this report sets out a series of recommendations to ensure sustainable and inclusive...