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Women's leadership: a force for peace?

Created by Rana HAMRA 9 days ago

...te on "Women leaders of peace: a force for the future". Humanity Diaspo is part of the recently created Women 7 Movement (W7), a coalition of civil society actors advocating for ambitio...

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Policy dialogues on violence against girls in Guelma Province

Created by Foundation's Team 31 days ago

...the filing of complaints by the victims as well as by associations as a civil party (e.g., providing the ho...thern Mediterranean to open policy dialogue and monitoring for women in society » funded by the Europea...

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Updates of the W7: urging G7 governments to tackle gender inequality worldwide

Created by Foundation's Team 51 days ago

...n, health, the environment and climate change. To ensure concrete improvements on gender equality, the Woman 7 (W7) Movement - a coalition of civil society actors from different countri...

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Policy dialogue in Ramallah to strengthen women's presence in public life

Created by Foundation's Team 55 days ago

...IZ, academics, from Al Khalil University in particular, and number of civil society actors. The dialogue resulte...ern Mediterranean to open policy dialogue and monitoring for women in society» funded by the European...

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Policy dialogue to protect girls against so-called tourist marriage in Egypt

Created by Foundation's Team 66 days ago

Life Foundation for Development and Community Reintegration held a policy...the Southern Mediterranean to Open Policy Dialogue and Monitoring for Women in Society’’ which is funded...

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Policy dialogue for more gender-sensitive municipal actions in Sfax

Created by Foundation's Team 83 days ago

...ges: Meeting with local authorities and civil society representatives on March 2,...ing: 15 councillors; 15 representatives of civil society organizations; 4 representati...efforts and ensure a sustained presence of civil society representatives in municipal...

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Anaouat spurs policy dialogue on child marriage in Morocco

Created by Foundation's Team 83 days ago

...res including the Prosecutor of Marrakech, representatives of several Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and part...ern Mediterranean to open policy dialogue and monitoring for women in society» which is funded by the...

Emilie Vidal

Mediterranean women: challenges and opportunities, a perspective from Malta

Created by Emilie Vidal 86 days ago

...ical crisis, the rise of populisms and extremism and the crackdown of civil society in Europe and in the Arab cou...ducating women and men as a pathway to achieve substantial changes in society’s attitudes towards gen...

Emilie Vidal

Art and feminism together: 10 illustrators that you should know

Created by Emilie Vidal 106 days ago

...that use the genre of comic to mainly explore society and politics. Through her w..., she has primarily dug into religion and the civil war in her country. For this, s...challenging gender roles and the idea of what society expects of women and men bodi...

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Badr leads a policy dialogue in Cairo to foster the inheritance law enforcement

Created by Foundation's Team 113 days ago

...ciation in Sohag organized a roundtable gathering 25 judges, lawyers, civil society members, journalists and memb...ern Mediterranean to open policy dialogue and monitoring for women in society". CSO WINS is funded by...

Events

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UfM Regional Dialogue: youth and women's empowerment, a key issue in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 31 days ago

...a, Spain. This meeting will gather more than 100 representatives of civil society, youth organisations and no...Shores’ debates by putting forward the views of youth and civil society in UfM countries on selected...

Emilie Vidal

Tribute to distinguished women in the fields of culture, sport and Human rights

Created by Emilie Vidal 108 days ago

...of the Mediterranean (IEMed), PhD in cultural and social anthropology and a graduate in modern history, she is an expert in Euro-Mediterranean civil society networks. Hodan Sulaman: som...

Emilie Vidal

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

Created by Emilie Vidal 114 days ago

...la Magna of the Valletta Campus is to inform academics, researchers, civil society organisations and public eq...the FFEM applies to ensure the promotion of a cooperative work among civil society, the research community, poli...

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Meeting and debate on women's rights in the MENA region

Created by Foundation's Team 198 days ago

...well as the Gender Diversity and Governance Network, the Institute of Political Science (Sciences Po) and UN Women MENA, among others.  Civil society organizations and institution...

Aswat Nissa

Closing Ceremony of the 2018 Women's Political Academy in Tunisia

Created by Aswat Nissa 202 days ago

...cal actors will attend this ceremony including MPs from different political parties. Among the guests, there will also be important figures of civil society, journalists as well as Allie...

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FFEM presents its photo exhibition and actions at Women4Mediterranean Conference

Created by Foundation's Team 289 days ago

...n region. This includes country representatives, ministers, local authorities and institutions, parliamentarians, international organizations, civil society platforms, academics, private...

Emilie Vidal

Conference on Syria: Women activists bringing hope

Created by Emilie Vidal 358 days ago

...editerranean (IEMed) and will present, among other things, the actions of the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM) in support of civil society.  The event will be fol...

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National March for Equality in the inheritance in Tunisia

Created by Foundation's Team 479 days ago

...nheritance. The coalition calls "all the friends and comrades of the civil society and all fellow citizens of ju...nd progress" to stand up to support firmly and massively the Tunisian society on the road to democracy, inc...

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Researchers and Civil Society to Discuss Migrant Women in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 518 days ago

...hat the seminar "Promoting Dialogue between Researchers and Actors of Civil Society: The Issue of Migrant Women...mmes d’ici et d’ailleurs, Ancrages, or the Museum of Civilizations of Europe and the Medit...

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Seminar on Women's experience in cities in conflict

Created by Foundation's Team 545 days ago

... In recent years, conflicts and wars have continued to drag the civilian population into the most e...ies in conflict" will bring together academics, young researchers and civil society actors from 14 to 15 May, 201...

Shared practices

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How to report a harassment, simplified guide to fight sexual harassment in Egypt

Created by Foundation's Team 655 days ago

...lt occurred during several protests. Since then, organized efforts by civil society to combat the phenomenon enco...more outspoken about it, despite the insistence of a large sector in society to deny its existence. One of...

Chérifa Kheddar

Project: Do not touch my rights!

Created by Chérifa Kheddar 837 days ago

...e to enforce them. - Strengthening the capacity building of Algerian civil society in the defense and promotio...issues: the status of women in Algeria, gender equality, the role of civil society organizations in the promotio...

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Campaign in favour of Parity in Municipal Elections in Tunisia

Created by Foundation's Team 867 days ago

...In 2016, several associations of Tunisian civil society and a few regional and inte...amentarians, political party representatives, civil forces and the media to adopt...e electoral lists. The group worked with all civil, progressive and democratic for...

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Against Trafficking in Women – Awareness campaign against human trafficking in Tunisia

Created by Foundation's Team 1074 days ago

...rt of a team of audio-visual experts. The young ambassadors, aged 16 up to 35 years old, are students and professionals who are activists for civil society organizations and fight again...

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Access to justice for women victimes of violence

Created by Foundation's Team 1122 days ago

...s to reintegrate them into their families and society. The program is based on t...nd the re-integration into their families and society. Furthermore, it has achieved...t of the European Union’s Neighbourhood Civil Society Facility....

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Scholarship program for girls in school failure

Created by Foundation's Team 1368 days ago

...ern Mediterranean to Open policy dialogue and monitoring for Women IN Society), with the support of the European Union’s Neighbourhood Civil Society Facility....

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Social awareness program on women's rights

Created by Foundation's Team 1436 days ago

...ern Mediterranean to Open policy dialogue and monitoring for Women IN Society), with the support of the European Union’s Neighbourhood Civil Society Facility. ...

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Because they are my children, my nationality is their right

Created by Foundation's Team 1436 days ago

...amely: medical coverage for families of women civil servants (including those mar...n policy dialogue and monitoring for Women IN Society), with the support of the European Union’s Neighbourhood Civil Society Facility.

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Migrant Women: A Resource

Created by Foundation's Team 1436 days ago

...ern Mediterranean to Open policy dialogue and monitoring for Women IN Society), with the support of the European Union’s Neighbourhood Civil Society Facility. Contact details:&n...

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Social Change through Women's Cinema

Created by Foundation's Team 1436 days ago

...t of social transformation in the Palestinian society, and women as creative dire...n policy dialogue and monitoring for Women IN Society), with the support of the European Union’s Neighbourhood Civil Society Facility....

Calls and opportunities

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EU prize to support civil society's quest for gender equality

Created by Foundation's Team 13 days ago

...mmittee (EESC) launched its annual Civil Society Prize 2019 under the theme "More women in Europe’s society and economy". The 2019 pri...ovative initiatives carried out by civil society organisations and/or in...on 11-12 December 2019, is open to civil society organisations officially regi...

Emilie Vidal

Call for applications for youth forum: incorporating feminist contributions

Created by Emilie Vidal 78 days ago

...borate a 1-2-pages concept note and present it in the Youth Forum. Furthermore, they will be invited to the EuroMeSCo Annual Conference “Civil Society and Social Movements in the E...

Emilie Vidal

Apply for an internship at the IEMed's Gender Programme!

Created by Emilie Vidal 240 days ago

...elds of action, including the IEMed’s Gender Programme. If you are interested in Gender and Women’s issues and are keen to explore civil society and multi-actors’ dynam...

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UN Women launches a new call for grants to eliminate violence against women

Created by Foundation's Team 588 days ago

The United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence against Women calls for applications for its 21st grant cycle (2017). Civil society organizations are invited to submit...

Emilie Vidal

Call for applications for internships at IEMed

Created by Emilie Vidal 651 days ago

...policies - Regional Euro-Mediterranean Programs and Euromed Resources - Arab and Mediterranean world - Socioeconomic development - Culture and civil society - Communication - Institution...

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Apply to our call for the mobilization of gender equality actors!

Created by Foundation's Team 703 days ago

...l Conference of the Union for the Mediterranean on the role of women in society: Equal rights for women and men to participate in the political, economic, civil and social life Combating all...

Emilie Vidal

WE GOV! Empowering MENA CSOs participation policy making

Created by Emilie Vidal 939 days ago

...e micro projects in the field of governance and capacity building of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the...and dialogues between CSOs and government institutions. - To expand civil society space and increase democracy...

Resources

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Women in Islam: a journal on gender relations in Islam

Created by Foundation's Team 14 days ago

...two editions, English and Arabic, by the Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa (SIHA), a regional network of women’s and civil society organisations....

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E-Portal: Legal and human rights of women and men between equality and gaps

Created by Foundation's Team 310 days ago

...related to the legal status, rights and gender equality in 20 Arab countries. The portal aims to help policy makers, women’s organizations and civil society and other stakeholders to imp...

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Sparknews

Created by Foundation's Team 426 days ago

Sparknews is a news agency that promotes, among others, initiatives -both in the business world and in civil society- in favor of women. They have two awareness campa...

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Ecological transition: challenges and advantages of gender equality

Created by Foundation's Team 519 days ago

...ons aims to raise awareness among all publics and in particular the institutions of development and international solidarity, organizations of civil society, local authorities , on the i...

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Open Yearbook: International Organizations Search

Created by Foundation's Team 716 days ago

...governmental organizations (IGOs). In the following link you can check out the section of women’s associations. You can find as well a civil society glossary....

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Resources section of MRA for advocacy

Created by Foundation's Team 721 days ago

...website, the association created a resources section for publishing documents and practical materials in order to make advocacy easier for the civil society organizations. Most of the co...

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UEFGM: Training platform about female genital mutilation

Created by Foundation's Team 793 days ago

...is aimed at professionals from different fields, such as health, education, asylum, police, media and press, professionals, child protection, civil society and social workers....

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2 Rives TV

Created by Foundation's Team 1219 days ago

2 RIVES TV is a national TV channel launched in France on 13 November, 2015. With the initiative of the French and Moroccan civil society, this media has its editorial line bas...

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Amman Center for Human Rights (ACHRS)

Created by Foundation's Team 1362 days ago

...lture of human rights, their work and activities aim at strengthening civil society in Jordan and in the Arab W...ity towards human rights and democracy. Their main working themes are civil rights and political life and e...

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Palestinian NGO Network (PNGO)

Created by Foundation's Team 1364 days ago

...riculture. The organization’s overall goal is to reinforce the role played by NGOs through contributing to the development and empowerment of civil society within an independent democra...

Documents

Dr Elizabeth Coombs

The Human Right to Privacy: A Gender Perspective

Created by Dr Elizabeth Coombs 16 days ago

...eport is currently open for feedback prior to a consultation event in late October 2019. Written feedback is sought from individuals, experts, civil society actors, activists. Those inte...

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Women's role in protecting the environment in Lebanon: Focus on Tripoli

Created by Foundation's Team 46 days ago

...the Lebanese University, and organized focus groups with activists and housewives, as well as a survey targeting 300 women and a workshop with civil society actors and environmental expe...

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Field diagnosis: Women's perceptions and local mobilisations against domestic violence in Alexandria

Created by Foundation's Team 57 days ago

...engaging men, the media and religious figures in combatting VAW. It also provides various ideas on how to improve institutional mechanisms and civil society services offered to victims (...

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Women and Gender in the Middle East and North Africa: Mapping the Field and Addressing Policy Dilemmas at the Post-2011 Juncture

Created by Foundation's Team 64 days ago

...t less progress in employment; and that legal inequalities remain widespread, as do limitations on women’s participation in politics and civil society. The report analyses the impa...

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Field diagnosis: The role of women in preserving the environment in Tripoli

Created by Foundation's Team 140 days ago

...ding high levels of pollution that threaten public health. While many civil society movements are calling for sus...sion-making remains weak. This is due to the stereotypical roles that society attributes to them. This diag...

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Women's participation in public and political life in Tunisia at the local level

Created by Foundation's Team 168 days ago

...aditional political field, including in senior positions. In Tunisia, despite a long-standing commitment of women in feminist movements and in civil society, women remain underrepresente...

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Preventing Violence Against Women in Elections

Created by Foundation's Team 232 days ago

...ding violence against women. It would also be a resource for members and especially leaders of political parties, electoral management bodies, civil society organizations, women’s...

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Euro-Mediterranean Women's Expectations - Civil Society Findings and Ministerial Commitments

Created by Foundation's Team 260 days ago

...4th Euro-Mediterranean Ministerial Conference on the place of women in society, in the fields of: equal rights for women and men to participate in social, civil, economic and political life; c...

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Gender dimensions of informal labor

Created by Foundation's Team 314 days ago

...governmental policies and trends towards women’s social protection in this sector if applicable, in addition to the roles played by the civil society in this regard according to n...

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Women's Struggle for Citizenship: Civil Society and Constitution Making after the Arab Uprisings

Created by Foundation's Team 318 days ago

Civil society played a pivotal role in the Arab uprisings. By reconfigur...eld research produced by Egyptian and Tunisian civil society activists and a...ademics, this report analyzes the influence of civil society during the constitution-makin...

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EU prize to support civil society's quest for gender equality / جائزة الاتحاد الأوروبي لتعزيز سعي المجتمع المدني لتحقيق المساواة بين الجنسين / Prix européen pour encourager la promotion de l'égalité par la société civile

Created by Foundation's Team 13 days ago

The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) launched its annual Civil Society Prize 2019 under the theme "More women in Europe’s society and economy". The 2019 prize will reward innovative initiatives carried out by civil society organisations and/or individuals on the territory ...

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UfM Regional Dialogue: youth and women's empowerment, a key issue in the Mediterranean / / Dialogue régional de l'UpM : l'autonomisation des femmes et des jeunes, enjeu clé en Méditerranée

Created by Foundation's Team 31 days ago

The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), institution that labels the actions of our Foundation, is organizing a Regional Dialogue on "Shared views on key issues in the Mediterranean", which will take place on the 22nd and 23rd of May 2019 at the Pedralbes Palace in Barcelona, Spain. ...

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Policy dialogues on violence against girls in Guelma Province / Dialogues politiques sur les violences contre les filles dans la wilaya de Guelma / حوارات سياسية حول العنف ضد الفتيات في ولاية قالمة

Created by Foundation's Team 31 days ago

In April 2019, the Information and communication among the youth of Guelma Association (INFO-COM Jeunes de Guelma) organized three policy dialogues, the first one took place at the youth house of Bouchegouf on April 20, the second at the youth house of Oued Zenati on April 27 and t...

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Women's role in protecting the environment in Lebanon: Focus on Tripoli / Le rôle des femmes dans la protection de l'environnement au Liban : Zoom sur Tripoli / دور المرأة في حماية البيئة في لبنان: عينٌ على طرابلس

Created by Foundation's Team 46 days ago

This article focuses on women’s role and their involvement in the protection of the environment in the Caza of Tripoli, one of the six cazas that make up the governorate of North Lebanon. It is based mainly on a diagnosis produced by Donia for Sustainable Development Association, ...

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Updates of the W7: urging G7 governments to tackle gender inequality worldwide / Le Mouvement W7 demande au G7 de réduire les inégalités de genre de par le monde / حركة النساء 7 تطالب حكومات مجموعة السبع بالتصدي لعدم المساواة الجندرية في العالم

Created by Foundation's Team 51 days ago

The G7 brings together the Heads of State and Government of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States and serves as a forum to find common responses to major global challenges including development, education, health, the environment and climate cha...

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Women and Gender in the Middle East and North Africa: Mapping the Field and Addressing Policy Dilemmas at the Post-2011 Juncture / Femmes et genre au Moyen-Orient et en Afrique du Nord: examen de la situation et réponse aux dilemmes politiques de l'après-2011 / النساء والنوع الاجتماعي في الشرق ال...

Created by Foundation's Team 64 days ago

This report offers a “map” of the diverse situations of women in the post-2011 MENA region. It shows that there have been tremendous achievements and improvements in the lives of women in health and education but less progress in employment; and that legal inequalities remai...

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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 101 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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Badr impulse un dialogue politique au Caire pour appliquer la loi sur l'héritage / جمعية بدر تقود حواراً سياسياً في القاهرة لتعزيز إنفاذ قانون الميراث / Badr leads a policy dialogue in Cairo to foster the inheritance law enforcement

Created by Foundation's Team 113 days ago

En 2017, le Parlement égyptien a adopté une nouvelle loi relative à l’héritage, la loi 219, accordant aux femmes leur droit légitime à l’héritage pour mettre fin à une coutume très répandue, en particulier...

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Imams, preachers and community leaders fighting GBV / أئمة ووعّاظ وقادة مجتمعيين لمناهضة العنف القائم على النوع الاجتماعي / Des imams et des leaders communautaires luttent contre la VBG en Palestine

Created by Foundation's Team 125 days ago

“Communicate for GBV” is a project implemented by the Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (MIFTAH) in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). The project’s ultimate goal is to raise the community’s awaren...

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Women's Rights in Western Balkans / Droits des femmes dans les Balkans occidentaux / حقوق المرأة في غرب البلقان

Created by Foundation's Team 126 days ago

This study analyzes the countries of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Kosovo,  Montenegro and Serbia and is executed so as to address the following issues: Economic-social factors relevant to women’s rights, Violence against women (VAW), i...