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سفيان السعودي

The Make your voice heard project against GBV arrive to Khemisset city

Created by سفيان السعودي 315 days ago

...s. Participants were also trained on international mechanisms and national legislations to protect women’s rights (e.g. Family Code, 2011 Constitution, National Plan of Action on D...

Nsreen Amer

Libya: A Charter of Honour on women's participation in politics and peace-making

Created by Nsreen Amer 400 days ago

...ty. These points would also ensure peaceful coexistence of all components of the Libyan people. These points are: The importance of the new constitution explicitly stating the right...

Safaa Ali Hassan

Intensive efforts by Cedaw Foundation to enable women to run for local councils

Created by Safaa Ali Hassan 429 days ago

...to the engagement in the political life in Egypt, in addition to the constitution articles determining quotas o...n as candidates and voters, and the need for activating the Egyptian Constitution articles that gave women the...

Foundation's Team

MIFTAH promotes women and youth in decision-making positions in Palestine

Created by Foundation's Team 510 days ago

...per includes recommendations that aim at:  - changing the constitution of the GUPS which is one of t...ring the upcoming meeting, and turned into a legal framework of GUPS constitution.  5 out of 7 political...

Noha El Khouly

Voices from CSW62

Created by Noha El Khouly 544 days ago

...been many positive developments in Egypt in terms of women´s rights and place in the society. “Women’s rights were included in our constitution in 2014 and since then many l...

سليمة مصباح الفاخري

Strengthening the constitutional rights of Libyan women

Created by سليمة مصباح الفاخري 573 days ago

...artnership with Gender Concerns International, launched the project "constitutional rights of Libyan women" whi...over a period of two years (2013-2014). This project resulted in a constitutional document for the rights of...

Safaa Ali Hassan

CEDAW Association trains women of Sohag on electoral campaign management

Created by Safaa Ali Hassan 613 days ago

...oral campaign management in preparation for the new battle of Egyptian women to participate in local elections, and in accordance with Egyptian constitution which grants women 25% of the...

Foundation's Team

Analyzing the role of elected women in local authorities in Ifrane

Created by Foundation's Team 627 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 envir...

Rabha Fathi

Egyptian Women: Accessing Decision Making Positions

Created by Rabha Fathi 632 days ago

...ons and suggestions regarding support Egyptian women role in decision making process. The most important recommendations are: Activating the constitution’s articles related to g...

Foundation's Team

NADRF studies how to encourage women to run effectively for local elections

Created by Foundation's Team 796 days ago

...l administration councils in the last elections in 2008, the current constitution ensured better representation...t one-quarter of the local council seats must be allocated to women (Constitution of the Arab Republic of Egypt...

Events

ليلى الصالح

National conference to revise the Family code in Rabat

Created by ليلى الصالح 600 days ago

...tion have emerged, which urgently calls for a new series of reforms guaranteeing real equality and protecting rights in accordance with the new constitution. In this context, the Femini...

Shared practices

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Establishing a coalition and advocacy for the introduction of the quota policy in Algeria

Created by Foundation's Team 1553 days ago

...trainings, a coalition of 30 political women was created to advocate for the introduction of a quota system. This advocacy has resulted in the Constitution’s introduction of the A...

Resources

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Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR)

Created by Foundation's Team 1481 days ago

...of Racial Discrimination. EOHR defends the human rights of all individuals and groups against all forms of violation. - To reform the Egyptian constitution and legislation to bring them...

Foundation's Team

Doustourna Network

Created by Foundation's Team 1538 days ago

...k ("Réseau Doustourna") is a Tunisian association born in the wake of the 2011 revolution and whose main demand is the adoption of a new Constitution. The association is composed...

Foundation's Team

Monaco: Ministry of State

Created by Foundation's Team 1612 days ago

Fundamental liberties are guaranteed in the Principality of Monaco by the Constitution and they do not entail any gender-based discrimination. The Ministry of State is the body...

Foundation's Team

Ireland: Department of Justice and Equality. Gender Equality Division

Created by Foundation's Team 1612 days ago

Gender equality is enshrined in the Irish Constitution. The Irish government, through the Gender Equality Division of the Department of Justice and Equality, is responsible for...

Foundation's Team

Finland Ministry of Social Affairs and Health

Created by Foundation's Team 1612 days ago

For many years, gender equality has been a fundamental value in Finland. It is stated in the Constitution and, more specifically, in the Act on Gender Equality. In this respect...

Foundation's Team

Estonia- Ministry of Social Protection-Department for Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 1612 days ago

Gender equality in Estonia is an issue of human rights, democracy and public welfare and is enshrined in the Constitution. To this end, the Department for Gender Equalityis the...

Documents

Silvia Gagliardi

Indigenous peoples'rights in Morocco: subaltern narratives by Amazigh women

Created by Silvia Gagliardi 216 days ago

Morocco’s 2011 Constitution affirmed the principle of equality between men and women (art. 19) and officialised the (indigenous) Amazigh language (art. 5) alongside Arabi...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 435 days ago

.... Social actors were therefore particularly active in contesting the constitution-making processes that were la...mics, this report analyzes the influence of civil society during the constitution-making processes in those two...

Foundation's Team

Report of the Committee on Personal Freedoms and Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 487 days ago

...and Equality, mandated by the Tunisian President in 2017 to prepare a report on the legislative reforms on equality in accordance with the 2014 Constitution and international standards,...

Foundation's Team

Representation of Moroccan women in legislative elections in the light of the 2011 constitution

Created by Foundation's Team 491 days ago

...representation of women in the Moroccan parliament after the two parliamentary elections of 2011 and 2016, and after the ratification of a new constitution in the country in July 2011....

Foundation's Team

Situation report on violence against women in Tunisia

Created by Foundation's Team 554 days ago

...egal resources for defending women’s rights. Article 21 of the Constitution of January 2014 stipulates th...fore the law, without discrimination. According to article 46 of the Constitution, the State must take the nece...

Foundation's Team

Women's guide to constitution making

Created by Foundation's Team 554 days ago

...is to support women seeking to influence a constitution-making process in their count...ates from women advocates, as well as other constitutional experts. This guide is inte...l aspects of constitution reform, including constitution-drafting bodies, civil societ...

Foundation's Team

How women influence constitution making after conflict and unrest

Created by Foundation's Team 560 days ago

...two decades, women’s participation in constitution making has expanded. Women ar...e not yet equal participants; an element of constitution reform that remains underexpl...amines the diverse roles that women play in constitution reform during peace and trans...

Foundation's Team

Gender-sensitive Constitution-Libya

Created by Foundation's Team 567 days ago

...his documents is the result of the Dastoor (Constitution) project, a project designed to advocate for women’s constitutional rights. The project was lau...y organizations who suggested to the Libyan Constitution Drafting Assembly (CDA) a set...

Foundation's Team

Tunisia: Report on violence against women

Created by Foundation's Team 869 days ago

...egal resources for defending women’s rights. Article 21 of the Constitution of January 2014 stipulates th...fore the law, without discrimination. According to article 46 of the Constitution, the State must take the nece...

Foundation's Team

The State of Equality and Gender in Morocco: Preserving and Enacting the Purposes and Objectives of the Constitution

Created by Foundation's Team 944 days ago

The report analyses on the basis of several national and international studies, and proposes several recommendations. It describes the various forms of discrimin...

Tags

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Institutional Reform: What Place for Equality and Parity? / Réforme des institutions : quelle place pour l'égalité et la parité ? / إصلاح المؤسسات: أين مكانة المساواة والتكافؤ؟

Created by Foundation's Team 431 days ago

The report of de Annick Billon of the delegation of women’s rights and equal opportunities between men and women of the French Senate was adopted unanimously on July 17, 2018. The report is accompanied by five recommendations to revalue the principles of gender equality and parity...

Foundation's Team

Women's Struggle for Citizenship: Civil Society and Constitution Making after the Arab Uprisings / La lutte des femmes pour la citoyenneté: la société civile et l'élaboration des constitutions après les soulèvements arabes / نضال النساء من أجل المواطنة: المجتمع المدني وصناعة الدستور بعد الإنتفاضا...

Created by Foundation's Team 435 days ago

Civil society played a pivotal role in the Arab uprisings. By reconfiguring the social contract in a region distinguished by gender inequality, these revolts brought the status of women to the fore, and equal citizenship became a central goal. Social actors were therefore particularly a...

Foundation's Team

Global Good Practices in Advancing Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment in Constitutions / Bonnes pratiques mondiales pour promouvoir l'égalité des sexes et l'autonomisation des femmes dans les constitutions / الممارسات الجيدة العالمية لتعزيز المساواة بين الجنسين وتمكين المرأة في الدساتير

Created by Foundation's Team 466 days ago

This publication is designed to support stakeholders who wish to advocate for the inclusion of comprehensive constitutional provisions that protect and advance women’s human rights and fundamental freedoms. It presents good practices for the advancement of gender equality in const...

Foundation's Team

Representation of Moroccan women in legislative elections in the light of the 2011 constitution / تمثيلية المرأة المغربية في الانتخابات التشريعية على ضوء دستور 2011 / Représentation des femmes marocaines aux élections législatives à la lumière de la constitution de 2011

Created by Foundation's Team 491 days ago

This study aims at addressing the issue of the representation of women in the Moroccan parliament after the two parliamentary elections of 2011 and 2016, and after the ratification of a new constitution in the country in July 2011. The study is based on an in-depth description of legisl...

Foundation's Team

Les femmes dans les constitutions arabes / المرأة في الدساتير العربية / Women in Arab constitutions

Created by Foundation's Team 501 days ago

Ce document vise à identifier le statut des femmes dans la plus haute référence juridique de chacun des Etats membres de l’Organisation des Femmes Arabes, et à jeter lumière sur les articles qui se réfèrent spécifiquement aux femme...

Foundation's Team

Women's guide to constitution making / Le guide des femmes pour l'élaboration de la constitution / دليل النساء لصنع الدستور

Created by Foundation's Team 554 days ago

The purpose of this guide is to support women seeking to influence a constitution-making process in their country. It provides guidance for women advocates from women advocates, as well as other constitutional experts. This guide is intended for women involved in all aspects of constitu...

Foundation's Team

How women influence constitution making after conflict and unrest / كيف تؤثر النساء على صنع الدستور بعد النزاعات والاضطرابات / Comment les femmes influencent la constitution après les conflits et les troubles

Created by Foundation's Team 560 days ago

Over the past two decades, women’s participation in constitution making has expanded. Women are increasingly taking on roles as drafters and technical experts, or otherwise representing the needs and interests of their communities. But women are not yet equal participants; an elem...

Foundation's Team

Gender-sensitive Constitution-Libya / Constitution sensible au genre - Libye / دستور حساس للجندر - ليبيا

Created by Foundation's Team 567 days ago

This documents is the result of the Dastoor (Constitution) project, a project designed to advocate for women’s constitutional rights. The project was launch in May 13 by Gender Concerns International in partnership with Women Youth Empowerment Forum with the support of the Europea...

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

Tunisian Mediterranean Center - TUMED
ISIS Center for Women and Development
Thenextwomen tunisie
Hajar Foundation for Community Development
La ciutat invisible
Association Tunisienne de la Santé de la Reproduction (ATSR)
Youth Capacities Development Association-Biskra (YCDB)
Association Feminine de Lutte contre le Violence à l'Egard de la Femme et de l'Enfant (AFLCVF)
Bint Bladi Association
Kayan Masr foundation for Development, Training & Community Participation Support
League of Female Executives of the National Union of Tunisian Women
Safadi Foundation
Women'  s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling
Racha Ramadan
Action et Promotion Sociale et Culturelle
Adina Mocanu
Research Team on Gender
Leïla Tauil
Intermediaries Changing Center for Sustainable Development
International Observatory of Human Rights
Association Generation Challenge for Development and Culture
Observatori Cultural de Gènere
Portuguese Association of Women in Legal Careers
Faculty Affiliate, PHRGE, Northeastern College of Law
El Watan
Palestinian Bar Association (PBA)
CEDAW Association for Democracy and Human Rights
Bidaya Association
Building Bridge Association (BBA)
Asociación de Investigadores Extranjeros (AINVEX)
KAFA (enough) Violence and Exploitation
National Association for the defense of rights and freedoms (NADRF)
Khadija Ben Hassine
2 RIVES TV (Lyon TV Cable)
The Association of Women and Community for Comprehensive Development in Tiba
Elkhir Women's Association

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Mar de Paraules Literary Contest: Women's Empowerment in the Spotlight

'Mar de paraules' (A Sea of Words) is an international literary contest of stories and tales launched by the European Institute...

Donia promotes women's engagement in environment protection in Lebanon

Lebanon is currently experiencing deforestation, soil erosion, desertification, air pollution from vehicular traffic and the...

The Foundation promotes women's role in countering violent extremism

Between the 18th and the 19th of July 2017, the Foundation participated at a meeting gathering more than 40 experts,...

The winners of our illustration contest discuss about art and feminism in a successful dialogue

On 25 September 2019, the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) organized the dialogue “Youth...

Jusoor launches the first women business Incubator in Libya - LEAP

This summer, Jusoor Center for Studies and Development (Jusoor) launched LEAP, a new business incubator aiming at contributing to...

The IEMed talks on the empowerment of women in the Aula med program

The IEMed’s Gender Programme participated in the research seminar of the interuniversity program Aula mediterrània....

Analyzing women's role in preserving the environment in Tripoli

Since the formation of the Ministry of Environment in 1992, Lebanon has ratified several international agreements regarding the...

The Chemin de la Dignité association accompanies women leaders in Douar Hicher

The political and public participation of women is today a major imperative for the realization of democracy and the...

Hiwar concludes its advocacy campaign on women and local politics in Ramallah

HIWAR Center for Youth and Women’s Empowerment in Ramallah, Palestine, implemented successfully a campaign on encouraging...

A member in the spotlight: Plataforma Portuguesa para os Direitos das Mulheres

The Foundation had the opportunity to meet Ana Sofia Fernandes, president of the Plataforma Portuguesa para os Direitos das...