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Marcel Heyne

URIDU looks for partners in MENA to educate Illiterate Rural Women on health

Created by Marcel Heyne 2337 days ago

Every 6 seconds a child under 5 dies. Most of these deaths are entirely preventable. We could save millions of lives by providing illiterate mothers in developing countries with accessible health education. To this end, URIDU has developed an...

Rabha Fathi

Closing conference by AFEL on the promotion of women's political participation

Created by Rabha Fathi 2338 days ago

On February 22, 2018, the Association of Egyptian Female Lawyers organized the closing conference of the program ‘’for the promotion of women’s political participation – Awareness’’ at the Safir Dokki Hotel in...

Life Foundation

Economic empowerment of female prisoners in Egypt

Created by Life Foundation 2339 days ago

Life foundation for development and community integration has recently launched the new component of its project ‘’Prisoners rehabilitation and integration – Focus on female prisoners’’ which aims to provide...

Foundation's Team

Meeting with the EIB on how to integrate a gender lens in its investments

Created by Foundation's Team 2354 days ago

Every year the European Investment Bank (EIB) invites civil society stakeholders to explain what it is doing and how decisions are made. The 2018 Seminar between Civil Society and the EIB’s Board of Directors took place in Luxemburg on 5 of...

Safaa Ali Hassan

CEDAW Association trains women of Sohag on electoral campaign management

Created by Safaa Ali Hassan 2355 days ago

As part of its mission to support and empower women in Egypt, CEDAW Association has recently completed the training of 20 women on electoral campaign management in preparation for the new battle of Egyptian women to participate in local elections,...

Hala Bugaighis

Ebtikar (Creativity) contest for social leadership

Created by Hala Bugaighis 2356 days ago

The Jusoor Center for Studies and Development and the Silphium Project in partnership with Ilham Company organize the Ebtikar (Creativity) contest for social leadership. The contest aims to provide a creative environment for young women between 18...

Jaume Guardans

Global Citizenship Education Fund: citizenship education with a long-term vision

Created by Jaume Guardans 2365 days ago

Values such as non-violence and equality can be improved thanks to a formative offer that enables teachers and students to face to the cultural challenges of our societies. For that reason, IDEABORN is working from Barcelona to sustain, with a...

Foundation's Team

The impact of climate change on the empowerment of oasis women in Tozeur

Created by Foundation's Team 2368 days ago

The association La ruche de la citoyenneté active à Tozeur [The hive of active citizenship in Tozeur] (Tunisia) works towards developing the oasis territories as regions that require specific treatments -especially in the face of...

Foundation's Team

Analyzing the role of elected women in local authorities in Ifrane

Created by Foundation's Team 2368 days ago

The principle of gender equality in Morocco is stated in the Constitution, more specifically in Article 19. Similarly, the laws of local authorities and the general legal environment confirm that gender equality is a priority for the country....

Association TAZGHART

Project: Support for the promotion of women's self-employment in Azrou

Created by Association TAZGHART 2370 days ago

The project "Promotion of Women’s Self Employment" is a citizens’ initiative that promotes the human development and emancipation of women in Azrou and the Middle Atlas. The project "Promotion of women’s self-employment”,...

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Foundation's Team

AtGender

Created by Foundation's Team 3355 days ago

The European Association for Gender Research, Education and Documentation is a broad association for academics, practitioners, activists and institutions. It works in the field of Women’s and Gender Studies, feminist research, women’s...

Documents

Foundation's Team

The Rising Tide - A new look at Water and Gender

Created by Foundation's Team 2212 days ago

The report reviews a vast body of literature to present a "thinking device" that visualizes water as an asset, a service, and a "space." It shows water as an arena where gender relations play out in ways that often mirror inequalities between the...

Foundation's Team

Human Capital, Labour Market Friction and Migration in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia

Created by Foundation's Team 2212 days ago

This study provides an overview of the main characteristics of education systems and labour markets in four Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries (SEMCs) – namely Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia – and discusses the difficulties...

Foundation's Team

Care Work and Care Jobs: For the future of decent work

Created by Foundation's Team 2212 days ago

This report analyses the ways in which unpaid care work is recognized and organized, the extent and quality of care jobs and their impact on the well-being of individuals and society. A key focus of this report is the persistent gender inequalities...

Foundation's Team

Promoting women's economic empowerment: Recognizing and investing in the care economy

Created by Foundation's Team 2214 days ago

Care work is a crucial element for human well-being as well as an essential component for a vibrant, sustainable economy with a productive labour force. Care work ensures the complex and life-sustaining web on which our very existence depends. Women...

Foundation's Team

The role of Gender in the Israeli - Palestinian Conflict

Created by Foundation's Team 2214 days ago

The purpose of this paper is to illuminate the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from a gender inclusive perspective, seeking to explore and establish some of the ways in which Palestinian women in the West Bank and Gaza are affected by two interlocking...

Foundation's Team

Girl power in education: The case of high school students in El Jadida

Created by Foundation's Team 2214 days ago

Education today is increasingly being feminized with girls accounting for the large majority of the student population at all levels. This feminization is happening not only in terms of number of girls but also in terms of performance. The present...

Foundation's Team

Are Females good Managers in MENA Countries?

Created by Foundation's Team 2215 days ago

This policy brief tries to answer the important question of whether firms gain from women participation in management positions. The debate on academic and policy levels have not reached a consensus regarding the existence of gender gaps in firm...

Foundation's Team

Gendering the Arab Spring

Created by Foundation's Team 2216 days ago

The article discusses the gendered implications of recent political developments in the region. It argues that women and gender are key to both revolutionary and counterrevolutionary processes and developments and not marginal to them. It explores...

Foundation's Team

Inequality, Intergenerational Mobility of Women Educational Attainment and Inclusive Policies in Arab Countries

Created by Foundation's Team 2217 days ago

Intergenerational educational mobility refers to the extent to which education attainments are able to change across generations. If there were no intergenerational mobility in education, at all, all poor children would become poor adults and all...

Foundation's Team

Girls'Rights are Human Rights

Created by Foundation's Team 2217 days ago

Girls continue to be the largest excluded group in the world. They face discrimination and abuse simply for being young and female. At all stages of their early lives up to adulthood, girls face distinct disadvantages that are directly related to...

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

Europeans Without Borders
Association des Filles de la Renaissance
League for Lebanese Women's Rights (LLWR)
Association Marocaine des Femmes Progressistes (AMFP)
The Association of Women and Community for Comprehensive Development in Tiba
Jordanian Journalist Association
Faculty of Humanities-Martil, Abdelmalek Essaâdi University
Coalition parlementaire arabe sur la lutte contre la violence de la femme
Women in Front
Djerba Solidarity & Development Association
RIHAN ASSOCIATION for Youth and Development
Life  Foundation for Development and Social Reintegration (LFDCI)
Mediterranean Network against Trafficking Women (MNATW)
Young Men Christian Association (YMCA)
Association AGIR pour le Developpement et l'Epanouissement de la Jeunesse
The Children of Female Prisoners' Care Association (CFPA)
Association Entrelles Entrepreneures SM
Network of women artisans of Morocco
Madanyat
Valencia University
Roles for Social Change Association (ADWAR)
Mauritanian Council of Businesswomen – CMFA
Vision Communication Consultancy
Juzoor for Health and Social Development (Juzoor)
The Entrepreneurs Forum (FCE)
Racha Ramadan
Apid Imprenditorialità Donna
Hassine Karim Glaied
Benno pour reussir
Haute Autorité de la Communication Audiovisuelle (HACA)
Soumia Boutkhil
The Moroccan Human Rights Forum
Elham Ibrahim Younis Abdelaal
NAWF Women Entrepreneurs
University of Naples  L'Orientale

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Documents

Choice and fundamentalism; Women under fundamentalist regimes

Fundamentalism concerns society in general but women are doubly concerned: they are directly targeted by the ideologies...

No Safety for Refugee Women on the European Route: Report from the Balkans

This report is a part of a multi-stage assessment of the protection needs of women and girls in the flow of refugees through...

SDGs and Child Marriage

Child marriage is a global problem that cuts across countries, cultures, and religions. Around 650 million women and girls...

Inclusion to exclusion: Women in Syria

This Article discusses the reasons behind the changing roles of Syrian women, from active actors during the revolution to their...

Compendium of practice on Non-Discrimination/Equality Mainstreaming

The present compendium is conceived to help policy-makers and programme leaders to integrate non-discrimination and equality in...

Integrated Policies- integrated approach: Mapping of Policies and Legislation on Violence Against Women and the Istanbul Convention in the Western Balkans and Turkey - Executive Summary

This mapping was carried out as part of the European Women’s Lobby (EWL) project 'Regional Forum for the Promotion and...

Let women direct places and be free to choose their own programs

Women’s position in the cultural community was questioned during the October 2016 general Assemblies organized by...

Boys and Girls: Let’s talk about Female Genital Mutilation

Written in the form of a quiz, this brochure allows girls and boys to learn about female genital mutilation and their rights....

Gender Toolbox: Agriculture, Rural Development and Biodiversity

The Gender and Development approach promotes equal rights and equitable sharing of resources and responsibilities between women...

Who Makes the News? The Global Media Monitoring Project 2010

Since 1995, every five years, the Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP) has documented the trends in women' s and men' s...