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Leandra Hettenbach

Kayan formed the Fada Coalition of Palestinian Women Against Violence

Created by Leandra Hettenbach 122 days ago

...university’s student movement. By putting this issue on the public agenda, we made those women visible and raised awareness about political activism from a gendered perspective a...

Leandra Hettenbach

KFO and Jusur Forum meet to plan for a Better Future

Created by Leandra Hettenbach 177 days ago

...with Kayan. The Jusur Forum develops and organizes local women’s activism in Palestinian Arab towns and...mbat patriarchal systems and bring Palestinian women’s needs and activism to the national agenda....

Ana Sofia Fernandes

De Viva Voz - TOWARDS A FEMINIST TRANSFORMATIVE ACTION

Created by Ana Sofia Fernandes 239 days ago

...e Viva Voz” project also encompasses the production of digital resources that articulate theoretical reflection, intervention, and feminist activism for the empowerment of women,...

Maria Alabdeh

16 Days of Activism: What is Violence to Me?

Created by Maria Alabdeh 283 days ago

For 16 days, the Women Now for Development Association reached out to and engaged with women and men through their Arabic language social media channels to hel...

Mozn Hassan

Nazra for Feminist Studies launches A Story behind the Story during the campaign 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

Created by Mozn Hassan 291 days ago

...often appear strong and persevering. However, being in such a path of activism and struggle could sometimes...their right to a balanced life. During the global campaign 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence...

Rabha Fathi

AEFL starts events of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign

Created by Rabha Fathi 305 days ago

...ontext of the social campaign to combat child marriage and #16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign. In line with #16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence...

Stephanie Willman Bordat

The Global Treaty to End Violence Against Women and Girls

Created by Stephanie Willman Bordat 317 days ago

...ent, the draft treaty is finally ready to be finalized and ratified by UN member states (November 16, 2021) - Today, a week before the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence...

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Online Gender-Based Violence: What Scenario For The MENA Region ?

Created by Foundation's Team 491 days ago

...owing piece of news on "Online Gender-Based Violence: What Scenario For The MENA Region ?" The 2011 Arab uprisings kicked off a decade of online activism in the MENA region. Blogs and...

Amel Arbaoui

Follow-up sessions within the framework of the Feyza project for equal opportunities

Created by Amel Arbaoui 535 days ago

...strengthening civil society interaction with government and community activism in 5 governorates of Tunisia:...lement projects related to the gender approach and to set up community activism actions affecting citizens....

Mozn Hassan

Launching the campaign On Equal Basis

Created by Mozn Hassan 668 days ago

...iolence against women, women human rights defenders and women in conflict zones and ways to establish security - to participate in the 16 days of activism campaign against gender-based...

Events

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Free Online Seminar Fall 2021: Feminist Research Methodologies and Digital Feminist Research

Created by Foundation's Team 401 days ago

...ciate Researcher at the University of Bonn. Her studies focus on video activism within feminist perspectives....ng Holiday in U.S. – No Class December 2: Digital Feminist Activism and Media, A New Research Met...

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Gendered Resistance: Academia and Activism

Created by Foundation's Team 515 days ago

The Arab Council for Social Sciences organises a conference entitled "Gendered Resistance: Academia and Activism” It will take place on Monday, May 10, 2021...

Maria Àngels Roque

Conference on queer activism, intersectional feminism and national struggles in Palestine

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 529 days ago

...om Ghadir Shafie is a Palestinian feminist who dedicates her work and activism to the cause of Palestinian q...er and anti-colonial national liberation causes. Through her work and activism, Ghadir endeavours to make th...

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Feminist Anti-Racist Activisms: Intersections of Feminist and Anti-Racist Activisms in the MENA

Created by Foundation's Team 539 days ago

This webinar will explore the intersections of feminist and anti-racist activism in the Middle East and North Africa. Professor Nadje Al-Ali will be in conversation wi...

Mozn Hassan

Feminist roles between two Springs: Discussing generational intersections

Created by Mozn Hassan 547 days ago

...For Women Politicians in the MENA Region organises an interactive event to discuss the intersections of different feminist generations, and their activism. Participants will address th...

Maria Àngels Roque

Cinema discussion: Women, art, resistance

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 584 days ago

...ctivity will feature short films either directed or played by Palestinian women and seeks to put forward the cinematic art as a means of cultural activism. A roundtable with Remma Hamm...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

The prevention of Gender-Based Violence at University: From Knowledge to Action for Change

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 673 days ago

As part of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign (25 November-10 December) 2020, CAWTAR is organizing in close collaboration with its partners a virt...

Maria Àngels Roque

Debate in Malta on the challenges of gender equality in the Mediterranean

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1312 days ago

...took a clear stand in favour of women’s rights in 2014 with the foundation of the Department of Gender Studies with teaching, research and activism as its three fundamental pill...

Maria Àngels Roque

Art and feminism in cities: A vital link for human rights

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1486 days ago

...ble on the theme "Art and feminism in cities: a vital link for human rights". It will be an opportunity to highlight the link between artists and activism in order to conquer the publi...

Maria Àngels Roque

Conference on Syria: Women activists bringing hope

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1555 days ago

...under bombing", organized by the City of Arenys de Munt (Spain). You will discover many examples of women who stand out for their resilience and activism in today’s Syria. Indee...

Shared practices

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Imams, preachers and community leaders fighting GBV

Created by Foundation's Team 1323 days ago

..., health districts committees. Outreach activities such as celebrating international women day and contributing to the ‘’16 days of activism to combat GBV’’ g...

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Animation: The Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)

Created by Foundation's Team 1856 days ago

This animated video was launched by UN Women Jordan, during the "16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence" campaign. The video revises the negative connotations asso...

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Eliminating gender violence from media

Created by Foundation's Team 2634 days ago

...TV series’ authors that they did not mean to discriminate and humiliate women. Follow-up actions were held by young women within 16 days of activism against gender violence throu...

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16 days of activism - Qanun Nashaz (wrong notes of the law)

Created by Foundation's Team 2634 days ago

The “16 days of activism”is an international campaign conducted by different organizations in different countries. The aimed at shedding the light on the discrimi...

Calls and opportunities

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The Call for Submissions for the Generation Equality Forum in Paris is now open

Created by Foundation's Team 526 days ago

...t the intersection of the fight for gender equality and other types of activism (anti-racism, LGBTQ+ rights, indigenous peoples’ rights, rural women, disability activism etc.). "Voices of Femin...

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Call for Talents UN Women: Artivism for Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 592 days ago

...uality, we mobilize to drive change. Join the initiative. Be part of our Generation Equality campaign: Visualize and reflect what the concepts "activism" and "actions for gender equa...

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Regional arts competition against Gender-based Violence

Created by Foundation's Team 703 days ago

...nal youth arts competition on the occasion of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence...ions are accepted until 27 November 2020. This year, the 16 Days of Activism campaign focuses on the impac...

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Call for Papers - Gender Studies Conference 2020

Created by Foundation's Team 861 days ago

...e States Are we over the couple yet? Sketching out futures of relating Art as feminist research, art as feminist activism Creative methods for research, activism and change with young people...

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Logo competition for the 16 days of activism against GBV in Palestine!

Created by Foundation's Team 1108 days ago

...signer or illustrator? Are you interested in helping the EU´s delegation to Palestine design a logo for its campaign marking the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based (GBV) Vi...

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Call for papers focusing on media representations of gender roles in Europe

Created by Foundation's Team 1150 days ago

...stereotyped representations of gender roles, the relation between feminism and masculinities and the fallout of the MeToo movement, social media activism, digital literacy, critical m...

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for applications for youth forum: incorporating feminist contributions

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1276 days ago

..., is organizing the III Youth Forum "Unleashing the Potential of Youth Activism and Building Bridges Across t...ar´s edition of the forum will focus on online and offline youth activism in the Euro-Mediterranean reg...

Resources

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The Doria Feminist Fund seeks to create a feminist ecosystem in the MENA region

Created by Foundation's Team 352 days ago

...les the development and sustainability of its activism to advance the rights, wellbe...essary resources to sustain and develop their activism, identify and determine their..., and challenging older paradigms of feminist activism in the region to advance the...

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Twelve Small Actions with big impact for Generation Equality - UN Women

Created by Foundation's Team 935 days ago

...f” demanding economic equality to the global impact of the #MeToo movement, history has taught us that change can happen through collective activism. Change, however, isn’t...

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Women of Future in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 2046 days ago

...esage programme, which is a reflection on gender in all of Sciences Po’s activities: teaching, research and education. Newsletter FAM n ° 1: Activism FAM Newsletter n ° 2: Ci...

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WEBPAGE: Women Voices Now

Created by Foundation's Team 2355 days ago

...truggles for civil, economic, political, and gender rights worldwide. By providing free online platforms for film, art, writing, and social-media activism, we connect people and resour...

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Institute of Women's Studies

Created by Foundation's Team 2670 days ago

...of gender founded in the Middle East region as a whole. Evolving from a long history of Palestinian women’s activism, the Institute provides an academic underpinning to activism and debates around women&rsqu...

Documents

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Women's Political Presence in the Arab Mediterranean Region: Governance, Contentious Politics, and Agency

Created by Foundation's Team 689 days ago

...us politics – has been a hallmark of 21st century leadership and activism. Women’s presence, howe...t challenges as well as the COVID-19 pandemic, women’s continued activism in both civil society and pol...

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Gender Dynamics within Syrian Civil Society

Created by Foundation's Team 694 days ago

...; (Suliman, 2018). However, the absence of such voices does not necessarily mean that Syrian women are not involved in civil society activism, or in political activism, or at the grassroots level....

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Audacity in Adversity: LGBT Activism in the Middle East and North Africa

Created by Foundation's Team 700 days ago

...sigence, some activists choose to work outside state structures: their activism focuses on communitybuilding...for incremental change in various forms. The report examines how LGBT activism survives under severe constra...

Maria Àngels Roque

Unequal Gender Relations and the Subordination of Women in the MENA Region: What the Covid-19 Pandemic Has Taught Us

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 702 days ago

...author’s feminist work in Lebanon and the region at the level of activism, research and collective enga...uation of gender equality, or rather inequality, in the region and the activism around it before the pandemic...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 714 days ago

...y they espouse often acts to dissuade women from assuming positions of political leadership. The ethnographic research on religious women’s activism in Iran and Turkey helps expl...

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Gender Regimes in the Middle East and North Africa: The Power of Feminist Movements

Created by Foundation's Team 735 days ago

...s by underscoring (sub)regional specificities across the capitalist world-system’s economic zones and emphasizing the role of feminist activism.  ...

Mariam Mecky

Riding the Cyber Wave: How Feminist Activism Develops Strategies against Gender-Based Violence

Created by Mariam Mecky 1075 days ago

...ifacetedeness of online feminist activism using Egypt as a case study,...itnesses an important dynamic of activism that mirrors aspects of simil.... This brief asserts that online activism constitutes a strategic and i...ction zooms into online feminist activism around gender-based violence...

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The Political Marginalization of Palestinian Women in the West Bank

Created by Foundation's Team 1101 days ago

...male and female. Such developments have caused today’s Palestinian women to endure perhaps even more formidable challenges when it comes to activism and political participation....

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Women's movement and challenge of democracy in Morocco : the case of abortion

Created by Foundation's Team 1117 days ago

...ng abortion except for some delicate cases. How does Moroccan feminist activism process vis-à-vis masc...ting movements ? Is it possible to talk about an agreement in feminist activism regarding abortion ? What typ...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 1416 days ago

...February 20th bring about with traditional feminist circles? In this paper, the writer briefly locate February 20th in a genealogy of feminist activism in Morocco showing places of...

Tags

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Semaine de playdoyer trans 2021 : des militant.e.s trans du monde entier se rencontrent au Conseil des droits humains des Nations Unies / / Trans Advocacy Week 2021: Trans Activists Worldwide Come Together During the UN Human Rights Council

Created by Foundation's Team 466 days ago

Genève, le 21 juin 2021 – Pour la cinquième année consécutive, des militants transgenres et de genres divers du monde entier se réuniront lors de la session de juin/juillet du Conseil des droits de l’homme des Nations Unies, pour sensibiliser &ag...

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Gendered Resistance: Academia and Activism / Résistance genrée : le monde universitaire et le militantisme / نقاش عبر الإنترنت - المقاومة الجندريّة بين الأكاديميا والنشاطيّة

Created by Foundation's Team 515 days ago

The Arab Council for Social Sciences organises a conference entitled "Gendered Resistance: Academia and Activism” It will take place on Monday, May 10, 2021 at 5:00-7:00 pm (Beirut time) Simultaneous translation to English will be provided for those registered ove...

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Audacity in Adversity: LGBT Activism in the Middle East and North Africa / L'audace face à l'adversité: activisme en faveur des droits LGBT au Moyen-Orient et en Afrique du Nord / الجرأة في وجه المخاطر نضال مجتمع المیم في الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفریقیا

Created by Foundation's Team 700 days ago

This report accompanies a series of videos produced by Human Rights Watch and the Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality (AFE). The videos feature individual activists reaching out in Arabic to LGBT people living in the Middle East and North Africa with messages of support. The repo...

Maria Àngels Roque

MeToo and the History of 'Hashtag Feminism'in the MENA Region / أنا أيضاً و تاريخ "وسم النسوية"في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا / MeToo et l'histoire du 'Hashtag Féminisme'dans la région MENA

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1052 days ago

The #MeToo movement has evolved into a unique, intersectional feminist social media campaign, calling for the public sharing of sexual assault and harassment testimonies to illustrate the commonplace experience of sexual violence against women. It is “ultimately a plea for justice...

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Logo competition for the 16 days of activism against GBV in Palestine! / Concours de création de logo pour une campagne contre la VBG en Palestine! / مسابقة لتصميم لوغو لحملة ضد العنف القائم على النوع في فلسطين!

Created by Foundation's Team 1108 days ago

Are you a creative graphic designer or illustrator? Are you interested in helping the EU´s delegation to Palestine design a logo for its campaign marking the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based (GBV) Violence in Palestine? If you answer is yes, then you are encouraged to sub...

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A dialogue on artistic expression and feminism with the winners of our illustration contest 'Drawing 4 Equality' / Dialogue sur l'expression artistique et le féminisme avec les lauréates de notre concours 'Drawing 4 Equality' / حوار حول التعبير الفني والنسوية مع الفائزات في مسابقة "الرسم من أجل ا...

Created by Foundation's Team 1110 days ago

Our founding member and current host of our headquarters, the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), is organising the dialogue "Youth creators transforming the Mediterranean", which will take place next 25th of September 2019 at the Institut d’Estudis Catalans - IE...

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Les conditions de travail des femmes dans les usines en Jordanie / ظروف عمل النساء في المصانع في الأردن / Working conditions of women in factories in Jordan

Created by Foundation's Team 1283 days ago

Cet article s’intéresse aux conditions de travail des femmes jordaniennes dans les usines, en prenant comme étude de cas la région de Zarqa où les perspectives de formation et de perfectionnement professionnel sont limitées, ce qui réduit ...

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Syrian Women's Perspectives on Life in Turkey / Perspectives des femmes syriennes par rapport à la vie en Turquie / وجهات نظر نساء سوريات عن الحياة في تركيا

Created by Foundation's Team 1299 days ago

The report sheds light on the challenges Syrian women face in Turkey and how they have evolved over time, with an emphasis on their knowledge of and access to rights and means of civic engagement, and the role of Turkish and Syrian organizations in facilitating this access, as well as t...

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Field diagnosis: The role of women in preserving the environment in Tripoli / Diagnostic de terrain: Le rôle des femmes dans la protection de l'environnement à Tripoli / تشخيص ميداني: دور النساء في الحفاظ على البيئة في طرابلس

Created by Foundation's Team 1338 days ago

Tripoli District is facing serious environmental problems, including high levels of pollution that threaten public health. While many civil society movements are calling for sustainable environmental measures, women’s participation in public issues and local decision-making remain...

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Enhancing Women's Participation in Turkey through Digital Storytelling / Renforcer la participation des femmes en Turquie grâce à la narration numérique / تعزيز مشاركة المرأة في تركيا من خلال القصص الرقمية

Created by Foundation's Team 1408 days ago

This paper explores the process of introducing Digital Storytelling (DST) workshop practice to Turkey through a project called “Digital Stories from Amargi Women”, which was part of the author’s Ph.D. research in the Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University o...

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Hillary Rodham Clinton Center for Women'    s Empowerment (HCC)
SHASHAT Women Cinema
Women Empowerment Unit in Jerash Municipality
Department of Gender Studies, Faculty for Social Wellbeing, University of Malta
THE A FACTOR
Amman Center for Human Rights Studies
Nahda Association
Ministry of Women , Family and Children
Appropriate Communication Techniques for Development Center (ACT)
Yaich Elarbi
Ecole Supérieure des Arts Visuels de Marrakech
Femmes et Leadership
Association of Innovation, Training and Employment for Sustainable Development (AIFED)
Youth Capacities Development Association-Biskra (YCDB)
AWARE Services & Consulting
Jbail- Byblos Municipality
Forsaan Al-Ghad Youth Association
Roles for Social Change Association (ADWAR)
Association des Femmes Tunisiennes pour la Recherche sur le Développement (AFTURD)
Assiouar collective
The Association of Women and Community for Comprehensive Development in Tiba
Association Femmes en Communication (FEC)
Social and Economic Forum for Women Association
Union Nationale de la Femme Tunisienne (UNFT)
Aix Marseille Université
Tunisian Association for Cultural Action
Haute Autorité de la Communication Audiovisuelle (HACA)
The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (MIFTAH)
Vision Communication Consultancy
Palestinian Youth Association for Leadership and Rights Activation (PYALARA)
Libanaises pour l'Egalité
Coalition parlementaire arabe sur la lutte contre la violence de la femme
Morgan Sigl Fertilhanges
Moroccan Association of Social Workers
Association pour le Droit à la Différence (ADD)
Voix de la Femme Jemmeliya (VFJ)

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Documents

Lost Childhood: Child, early and forced marriage in a Syrian IDP camp: Causes and effects

Child marriage (underage marriage) is a phenomenon that has been frequently discussed as a widespread issue in Syrian society,...

Women's Economic Participation in Jordan Reality and Challenges of the Private Sector

Even though Jordan has achieved a significant degrees of gender equality in many fields, especially health and education, the...

A Gender Review in Education, Turkey 2003

This study examines the state of education in Turkey and its links with the country' s development, from a historical and gender...

Global Wage Report 2016-17: Wage inequality in the workplace

This report contributes to the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development by making comparative data and...

Women in Emerging Syrian Media- 2011-2016

After the Syrian uprising, different types of media emerged, basically as an alternative to the state´s media. This report...

2018 Report on equality between women and men in the EU

The European Commission has marked the International Women’s Day with the release of its 2018 report on equality between men and...

The gender handbook for humanitarian action

Humanitarian action provides lifesaving services and facilitates recovery for communities affected by armed conflict, natural...

Women' s Human Rights in the Maghreb through Strategic Use of the Marriage Contract. Research-Action among Local Authorities on the Use of Marriage Contracts

This report forms part of an initiative aimed at promoting human rights and legal women' s rights through the strategic use of...

Recommendation on Preventing and Combating Sexism - Council of Europe

On 27 March 2019, the Committee of Ministers adopted the Recommendation CM/Rec(2019)1 on preventing and combating...

International Roundtable Report: Citizenship, Gender and Democracy Building

This report presents the proceedings and outcomes of the international roundtable “Citizenship, Gender and...