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The Paradox of Female Economic Participation in the Middle East and North Africa / Le paradoxe de la participation économique des femmes au Moyen-Orient et en Afrique du Nord / مفارقة المشاركة الاقتصادية للإناث في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا

Created by Foundation's Team 2497 days ago

Despite the many efforts toward achieving gender equality, the MENA region continues to rank the lowest worldwide in women’s economic participation and opportunity. This article discusses the several obstacles on the sociocultural, structural, institutional and legal levels that must be con...

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The Impact of Public Investment in Social Care Services on Employment, Gender Equality, and Poverty: The Turkish Case / L'impact de l'investissement public sur les services d'assistance sociale en matière d'emploi, d'égalité entre les sexes et de pauvreté : le cas de la Turquie / تأثير الإستثمار ...

Created by Foundation's Team 2499 days ago

This report aims to contribute to policy debates on Early Childhood Care and Preschool Education (ECCPE) expansion in Turkey, an issue that has been an emerging policy issue. It has been discussed mostly from the perspective of reducing constraints on female labour supply (and hence addressing th...

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The Economic Participation of Women in Poverty Pockets in the Mafraq Governorate, Jordan / La participation économique des femmes dans les poches de pauvreté du gouvernorat de Mafraq en Jordanie / المشاركة الإقتصادية للمرأة في جيوب الفقر في محافظة المفرق, الأردن

Created by Foundation's Team 2506 days ago

This study points out the challenges that women in poverty pockets in Al-Mafraq (Jordan) face on the economic level. It highlights the participation of women in small enterprises and discusses the ways in which the socio-economic status of these women could be improved. Indeed, it focuses on spec...

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First Jobs for Young Women in the Middle East and North Africa: Expectations and Reality / Premier emploi pour les jeunes femmes au Moyen-Orient et en Afrique du Nord : attente et réalité / الوظائف الأولى للنساء الشابات في الشرق الأوسط و شمال أفريقيا: التوقعات و الواقع

Created by Foundation's Team 2520 days ago

This study questions the impact of the absence of young women from the workplace in the MENA region, at all the working levels. It emphasizes the potential and the economic benefits of increasing women´s employment in the region. The study furthermore seeks to understand the expectations of...

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Helpdesk Research Report: Women's economic role in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) / Rapport de recherche sur les services d'assistance : le rôle économique des femmes au Moyen-Orient et en Afrique du Nord (MENA / تقرير أبحاث مكتب المساعدة: الدور الاقتصادي للمرأة في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وشم...

Created by Foundation's Team 2554 days ago

The report provides an overview of current available data of women’s economic role in the MENA region. It summarises the main themes from recent policy-oriented literature on the factors that constrain or promote women’s economic empowerment. It examines the legal framework and the ba...

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Women in Business: Policies to Support Women's Entrepreneurship Development in the MENA Region / Les femmes et les affaires : élaboration de politiques pour soutenir le développement de l'entrepreneuriat féminin dans la région MENA / السيدات و الأعمال: السياسات الداعمة لزيادة مشاركة المرأة في ريا...

Created by Foundation's Team 2554 days ago

Even with the progress achieved in closing the gender gap, especially in education, a huge gender gap in the economic activity still persists in the MENA region.The book gives an overview of approaches and measures in eighteen of the Middle East and Northern Africa´s economies to promote, s...

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Part-Time Work in the Nordic Region. Part-time work, gender and economic distribution in the Nordic countries / Travail à temps partiel dans les pays nordiques. Travail à temps partiel, distribution économique et par sexe dans les pays nordiques / العمل بدوام جزئي في المنطقة الشمالية. العمل بدوام...

Created by Foundation's Team 2583 days ago

Part time work isone important challenge to Gender equality in the labour market—a key topic in the Nordic cooperation on gender equality 2011-2014. It is more common among women than men and affects their economic opportunities at the individual level and the gender equality in the labour ...

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Working Women in Sectors of Secretary, Beauty Salons, and Supportive Health Services -“Ill-treatment and Lack of Protection” / Les travailleuses des secteurs du secrétariat, de l'esthétique et des services d'assistance santé – « maltraitance et manque de protection » / المرأة العاملة في قطاع السك...

Created by Foundation's Team 2585 days ago

The rate of women´s participation in the Jordanian labour market is still one of the lowest in the world, according to the Global Gender Gap Report 2014.This study examines the reality of working women in Jordan in three fields namely: Secretarial, beauty salons and supportive health servic...

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Women and work in Jordan - Tourism and ICT sectors: A case study / Femmes et emploi en Jordanie. Tourisme et secteurs TIC : une étude de cas / النساء و العمل في الأردن—السياحة و قطاع تقانة المعلومات و الإتصالات

Created by Foundation's Team 2590 days ago

Despite the progress made in women’s education in Jordan and the decrease of the gender gap in education, women´s labour force participation rate is still very low. Indeed, a big gender gap in labour force still persists and women´s skills and qualifications are not utilised to ...

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Gender Equality Law in 33 European Countries: How are EU rules transposed into national law in 2014? / La loi sur l'égalité des genres dans 33 pays européens: comment les réglementations communautaires sont-elles transposées dans la loi nationale en 2014? / قانون المساواة بين الجنسين في 33 دولة أ...

Created by Foundation's Team 2598 days ago

This report provides an overview of the transposition of EU gender equality law in the 28 Member States, in addition to Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Turkey. It is composed of reports from experts, of Member States, EEA Countries, Croatia, Former Yu...

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

Future Pioneers for Empowering Communities (FPEC)
Associació Catalana de Dones Directives i Empresaries
Legal Association for Family Assistance and Human Rights
Arab Women Parlamentarian Network
Office for Gender Equality
Foundation for Women Entrepreneurs (FWE)
Mixité et Gouvernance en Méditerranée
Sana Hafsa Consulting Office
Libyan Women Forum (LWF)
For You Libya Group
Tunisian League of Women's Political Rights
Association Citoyens Acteurs
Syria Algad Relief Foundation
Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS)
Association of Organisations of Mediterranean Businesswomen (AFAEMME)
The Palestinian Association for Empowerment and Local Development - REFORM
Association Corrente Rosa
Seed of Peace - Oran
Youth Today Association for Development
Jordan Sisterhood is Global Institute (SIGI)
Kayan Masr foundation for Development, Training & Community Participation Support
The Lebanese Women Democratic Gathering (RDFL)
Albanian Journalists Group (AJG)
El Watan
Association of Innovation, Training and Employment for Sustainable Development (AIFED)
Thenextwomen tunisie
Free Sight Association
Albanian Forum for the Alliance of Civilisations
Tunisian Mediterranean Center - TUMED
Aix Marseille Université
Ministry of Women , Family and Children
Community Media Center
Nisreen Alami
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (FLDDF) de Ouarzazate

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