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CLUSTER joins the Union for the Mediterranean Ministerial Policy Conference, an event to foster employment amoung youth and women in the region

Created by Foundation's Team 5 days ago

...the region, severely hit by lockdowns and business closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. More specificall...sful practices of other projects and applies this model in the new COVID-19 socio-economic context." M...

Ana Sofia Fernandes

De Viva Voz - TOWARDS A FEMINIST TRANSFORMATIVE ACTION

Created by Ana Sofia Fernandes 114 days ago

...nt of women’s rights, including the added challenges posed by the COVID19 pandemic. Furthermore, &ldq...een women and men in the urban space, to the exacerbated effects of the COVID-19 pandemic that have affecte...

Mohamed Zaari

The Zakoura Foundation celebrates 25 years of commitment to human development

Created by Mohamed Zaari 117 days ago

...tion said on this subject: "Remarkable work has been done by the Foundation team during the year 2021, a year still very marked by the presence of COVID-19 and yet, Thanks to the ded...

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Stop Violence Against Women: Statement by the European Commission and the High Representative

Created by Foundation's Team 183 days ago

...ive and/or controlling behaviour when in a relationship. Domestic violence had been a ‘shadow pandemic’ already before COVID-19 broke out. During the COVID-19 pandemic, cases of domesti...

Maria Àngels Roque

Launch Conference of CLUSTER: advanCing youth and women sociaL inclUSion in The MEditerRanean project

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 187 days ago

Background The economic hardships following the COVID-19 pandemic have heavily hit employment opportunities in the Euro-Mediterranean region, raising numbers of citizens a...

Stephanie Willman Bordat

The Global Treaty to End Violence Against Women and Girls

Created by Stephanie Willman Bordat 192 days ago

...tim of violence, young women remain among the most at risk. UN-Women calls this phenomenon the "hidden pandemic" that has been unleashed since the Covid-19 epidemic. 57% of women in...

Foundation's Team

October 11: International Day of the Girl Child

Created by Foundation's Team 229 days ago

...rnments, corporations and change makers from around the world for bold gender equality impacts. At the same time, we are in the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic has...

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Discussing gender-policy responses in the MENA region

Created by Foundation's Team 317 days ago

On June 30, the round table “COVID-19 in the MENA region: What Gender Policy Responses Do W...ave taken action for gender equality and civil rights issues during the Covid-19 pandemic. Dr. Ashraf Maha...

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The Generation Equality Forum concludes in Paris with announcement of commitments

Created by Foundation's Team 327 days ago

...m via this link.  The monumental conclusion comes at a critical moment as the world assesses the disproportionate and negative impact that COVID-19 has had on women and girls...

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Trans Advocacy Week 2021: Trans Activists Worldwide Come Together During the UN Human Rights Council

Created by Foundation's Team 341 days ago

...tional level.  In 2021, due to restrictions caused by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Trans Advoc...s people, all of which have been exacerbated by the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. In such a criti...

Events

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Meta's Women's Safety Roundtable - MENA

Created by Foundation's Team 12 days ago

...:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (London time) MRA will be one of the panelists from different countries across MENA, to share experiences on "The impact of Covid 19 on women, and good practic...

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The Tharwa N'Fadhma N'Soumeur Association is organizing a screening and debate of the film Coup pour coup by Marin Karmit

Created by Foundation's Team 36 days ago

This Saturday, April 23, 2022, after two years of living under the effects of the covid-19 pandemic, the Tharwa N’Fadhma N’Soumeur Association is organizing a s...

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CAWTAR and WFP organize a Webinar on Resilience of rural women, an asset for post Covid-19 recovery: Data from the field

Created by Foundation's Team 81 days ago

...binar to be held via Zoom from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Tunis time). The theme of the Webinar will be "The Resilience of Rural Women, an Asset for Post-Covid-19 Recovery: Field Data". Thi...

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Combating Violence Against Women and Girls: Human Dimension Seminar

Created by Foundation's Team 199 days ago

...n will be provided into the six official OSCE languages: English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish. Given the restrictions related to Covid-19, this meeting will take pl...

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The Conference on the Future of Europe. Why a Gender Perspective is needed

Created by Foundation's Team 243 days ago

...about the future of Europe, and particularly now in the context of the COVID 19 crisis and its negative im...tunity for feminists to put in their claim for a different type of post-covid EU - one where there is parit...

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Register for the I Conference on Disability and Social Inclusion in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 263 days ago

...n in the Mediterranean in order to analyze three key issues in the post-COVID era that are: the challe...rder to share adequate recommendations, policies and practices for post-COVID agendas and recovery programm...

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Global Summit on child marriage and girls'education

Created by Foundation's Team 310 days ago

...nsights from civil society on the cross-regional challenges and lessons from Africa, Asia and Latin America, whilst also considering the impact of COVID-19 restrictions. To change t...

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The 2021 UfM Women Business Forum

Created by Foundation's Team 348 days ago

Technological changes, including digitalisation, have been accelerated by the Covid-19 health crisis. Digital transformation presents a major tool for empowering women to e...

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COVID-19 in the MENA region: What Gender Policy Responses Do We Need?

Created by Foundation's Team 353 days ago

..., women are overrepresented in industries that COVID-19 and its subsequent restric...d communities in the MENA region during a post-COVID-19 era. It will bring about i...promises to be a very insightful discussion on COVID-19 crisis gender responses an...

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COVID-19 impact on gender equality in academia

Created by Foundation's Team 353 days ago

...bsp;University of Cagliari and the Complutense University of Madrid will present the results of the study on the gendered impact of COVID-19 carried out in the three r...

Calls and opportunities

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Senior Trainer, Med Dialogue for Rights and Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 248 days ago

...ate the regional bootcamp workshop – locations still to be determined – and possibility to conduct an online workshop depending on the Covid-19 situation. Co-conceiving...

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Consultant on contestations and backlashes to gender equality in the MENA

Created by Foundation's Team 255 days ago

...and from a multitude of actors on both shores of the Mediterranean. The COVID-19 pandemic and the varied go...and autocratic governments have deliberately seized the occasion of the COVID-19 pandemic to pursue their a...

Sana Afouaiz

SURVEY on the impact of Covid-19 on women entrepreneurs in Brussels

Created by Sana Afouaiz 256 days ago

...ssional sectors. Womenpreneur Initiatve launched a questionnaire that has been drafted with the aim of conducting a survey on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on women entrepre...

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Ensuring Women's Decent Work and Transforming Care Provision

Created by Foundation's Team 257 days ago

The COVID-19 pandemic and policy responses to its economic...ther factors. The economic and social fallout of COVID-19 has made it clear that the...n what an inclusive global economic recovery from COVID-19 should look like and on pr...

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The Generation Equality Girls'Fund

Created by Foundation's Team 313 days ago

This fund is for Administrative costs, COVID-19, Campaigning and advocacy costs, Community services, Emergency / Quick Access Funding, Equipment, Event costs, Material...

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ODIHR Advocacy School on Gender and Politics

Created by Foundation's Team 395 days ago

...actical advocacy campaigns on women’s political participation and gender equality in politics on a national level.  Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the format of th...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 401 days ago

...led by Core Group members or partners outside the Action Coalitions. "Covid-19: a feminist response": events focusing on initiatives to respond to the Covid-19 crisis, for and by women a...

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Call for Papers: Feminist Theory in University accross the Arab World

Created by Foundation's Team 407 days ago

...eminism, and inclusive human rights—amidst ongoing crises such as COVID-19, and what teaching and lea...Arab region? How have these changed and/or been adapted in the wake of COVID-19, regional uprisings, and e...

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Promoting a Culture of Equality, Female Empowerment and Employability

Created by Foundation's Team 414 days ago

...rimination and stereotypes based on gender" of the Government Plan for Equality II. The general objective falls within the specific context of the COVID 19 crisis having a social and...

Sana Afouaiz

Ambassador for the Womenpreneur Digital Hub

Created by Sana Afouaiz 450 days ago

...e region only constitutes 25% which makes it the lowest in the world. The women unemployment rate stagnates at 19% and is likely to deteriorate as COVID-19 continues to hurt the econ...

Resources

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Take a Good Look at me, a Women's Foundation podcast

Created by Foundation's Team 407 days ago

...es Femmes By Mahaut Chaudouët Delmas and Luna Gay-Padoan The Covid-19 crisis has revealed the co...to women nowadays. It seeks to unfold and take a good look at what the Covid reveals, crystallizes, reinfo...

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COVID-19 Global Gender Response Tracker Fact Sheets

Created by Foundation's Team 432 days ago

The COVID-19 Global Gender Response Tracker monitors p...es enacted by governments worldwide to tackle the COVID-19 crisis, and highlights res...y examples, best practices and gaps in the global COVID-19 policy response. A fact s...

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Videos of the UfM Women4Mediterranean Conference: Accelerating Gender Equality in the Context of the Covid-19 Pandemic

Created by Foundation's Team 541 days ago

...he foundations for the coming years towards closing the gender gap in the region in the current context, the Conference analyzed the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on women and girls...

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COVID-19 Resources: Initiatives, Campaigns, Statements, Calls and Opportunities

Created by Foundation's Team 778 days ago

...agrave; la pandémie du Covid-19” (French) Mobil...quo;épidémie du Covid-19  (French, Arabic)...id Response Grants to Address COVID-19  (for youngsters betw...mergency Fundraising Campaign COVID-19 Migrant Women Association...

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COVID-19 Resources: Articles, Essays, News and Press Releases

Created by Foundation's Team 779 days ago

...Women in the MENA Region: What the Covid-19 Pandemic Has Taught Us...Women, UNFPA, WHO, UNDP and UNODC: Covid-19 and Essential Services Pro...bir Chbaro, The Gendered Impact of COVID-19 in Lebanon, Daraj, March 2...Federation (IDWF), The Impacts of COVID-19 on Domestic Workers and Po...

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COVID-19 Resources: Women's Helplines in the Euro-Mediterranean Countries

Created by Foundation's Team 779 days ago

...HTS European Institute for Gender Equality See also :   COVID-19 Resources: Initiatives, Campaigns, Statements, Contents and Resources COVID-19 Resources: Articles, Essay...

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Gender Perspectives on COVID-19 in the Euro-Mediterranean Region: Resources and Information

Created by Foundation's Team 779 days ago

...nk relevant information is missing. To promote dialogue and encourage networking, we keep disseminating knowledge on gender equality during these COVID-19 times and support the visi...

Documents

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2021 Regional Progress Report on Gender Equality: UfM Regional Dialogue on Women Empowerment in the Euro-Mediterranean region

Created by Foundation's Team 59 days ago

...made on women’s rights and provide policy recommendations to close the gender gap in the region. The first exercise was conducted during the Covid pandemic and was publish...

Hala Bugaighis

A Novel Virus with Familiar Results: the impact of covid-19 on women in Libya

Created by Hala Bugaighis 116 days ago

In Libya, covid-19 has increased suffering for a population that...p;assesses the gendered socio-economic impact of covid-19 on women and girls in Liby...sues, and the social and economic impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on women. ...

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The effects of the Covid-19 crisis on increasing gender-based violence in the MENA region

Created by Foundation's Team 165 days ago

...itiate a discussion between experts and activists from Lebanon, Egypt, and Syria to examine the increase in gender-based violence accompanying the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, the moda...

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Rapid Gender Analysis: COVID-19 Middle East and North Africa Region

Created by Foundation's Team 235 days ago

...Executive Summary The novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues to wre...significantly complicate a managed response to COVID-19, and extreme water scarcit...nd official decision-making as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. Women and girls ar...

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Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals: The gender snapshot 2021

Created by Foundation's Team 241 days ago

...tween rich and poor countries are preventing equal access to lifesaving COVID-19 vaccines and treatments, p...Moreover, despite women’s central roles in responding to COVID-19, including as front-line h...

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Beyond COVID-19: A feminist plan for sustainability and social justice

Created by Foundation's Team 253 days ago

Beyond COVID-19: A feminist plan for sustainability and socia...justice As the world learns to live with COVID-19, to emerge from the curren...the centre of the recovery and transformation. COVID-19 has revealed and worsened...

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COVID-19 Lockdown and the Increased Violence Against Women: Understanding Domestic Violence During a Pandemic

Created by Foundation's Team 263 days ago

Globally, during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, reports of domestic abu...ewsreports about violence against women during COVID-19 and the changes it implica...ess to support services available prelockdown. COVID-19’s response plan limi...

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Unstereotype Alliance Annual Report: 2020

Created by Foundation's Team 275 days ago

...f Security Council Resolution 1325, and two Generation EqualityForums planned to galvanize progress for gender equality. Instead, we witnessed the COVID-19 pandemic, the most discrim...

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Mind the Gap Report: COALESCE for Support in Cyprus

Created by Foundation's Team 302 days ago

...plications of developments in migration, especially within the context of protracted uncertainty and exacerbated social inequalities caused by the COVID-19 pandemic that affects the...

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Annual Progress Report on the Implementation of the OSCE 2004 Action Plan on the Promotion of Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 309 days ago

...girls around the world. Women were often front-line responders against COVID-19, experiencing direct expos...al stakeholders to empower women to cope with the economic fallout from COVID-19, and provided analyses of...

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Rapid Gender Analysis: COVID-19 Middle East and North Africa Region / Analyse rapide de genre : COVID-19 Région Moyen-Orient et Afrique du Nord / التحليل السريع القائم على النوع الاجتماعي: جائحة كورونا COVID-19 في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا

Created by Foundation's Team 235 days ago

Executive Summary The novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the world. As of July 1, 2020, 10,487,022 cases and 511,546 have been recorded in 216 countries. This Rapid Gender Analysis gathers together data from its country offices in the Middle East...

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Ensuring Women's Decent Work and Transforming Care Provision / / Assurer un travail décent aux femmes et transformer l'offre de soins

Created by Foundation's Team 257 days ago

The COVID-19 pandemic and policy responses to its economic fallout have significantly undermined efforts to advance women’s economic justice. One year into the pandemic, it is now widely recognized that the pandemic, associated lockdowns and other containment measures have disprop...

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COVID-19 Lockdown and the Increased Violence Against Women: Understanding Domestic Violence During a Pandemic / COVID19 et augmentation de la violence à l'égard des femmes. Comprendre la violence domestique pendant une pandémie / الإغلاق أثناء جائحة كورونا COVID-19 والعنف المتزايد ضد المرأة: فهم ...

Created by Foundation's Team 263 days ago

Globally, during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, reports of domestic abuse have increased. Using scientific and newsreports about violence against women during COVID-19 and the changes it implicated in society, this article speculates howdifferent factors contribute to violence against ...

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Discussing gender-policy responses in the MENA region / جائحة كورونا COVID-19 في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وشمال إفريقيا / Analyse des réponses en matière de politiques de genre dans la région MENA

Created by Foundation's Team 317 days ago

On June 30, the round table “COVID-19 in the MENA region: What Gender Policy Responses Do We Need?” brought experts together to explore the inclusive gender responses needed for a better future for women and communities in the region.  The discussion was organised by W...

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UfM : 2020 Annual Report / / UpM : 2020 rapport annuel

Created by Foundation's Team 324 days ago

2020 marked a milestone celebration for the Euro-Mediterranean cooperation and dialogue with the 25th anniversary of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership, otherwise known as the Barcelona Process, launched on 28 November 1995. Looking back, the creation of the Barcelona process seemed to ...

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The 2021 UfM Women Business Forum / Le Forum des femmes entrepreneures de l'UpM 2021 / منتدى سيدات الأعمال التابع للاتحاد من أجل المتوسط لعام 2021

Created by Foundation's Team 348 days ago

Technological changes, including digitalisation, have been accelerated by the Covid-19 health crisis. Digital transformation presents a major tool for empowering women to enable their inclusion in labour markets, in entrepreneurial and financial activities, particularly with a view on f...

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COVID-19 in the MENA region: What Gender Policy Responses Do We Need? / COVID-19 dans la région MENA : de quelles réponses politiques de genre avons-nous besoin ? / جائحة كورونا COVID-19 في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وشمال إفريقيا: ما هي استجابات سياسة النوع الاجتماعي التي نحتاجها؟

Created by Foundation's Team 353 days ago

In the MENA region, women are overrepresented in industries that COVID-19 and its subsequent restrictions have impacted the hardest. Women remain at the forefront of essential services rendering them additionally vulnerable to the health and economic impacts of the virus. However, econo...

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COVID-19 impact on gender equality in academia / / L'Impact de la COVID-19 sur l'égalité de genre dans le monde universitaire

Created by Foundation's Team 353 days ago

On June 9, 2021 from 4.00 to 5.30 pm CET, the SUPERA core teams from the University of Coimbra, the University of Cagliari and the Complutense University of Madrid will present the results of the study on the gendered impact of COVID-19 carried out in the t...

Stephanie Willman Bordat

Transforming obstacles into opportunities: The response to violence against women during the COVID pandemic in Morocco / من أجل تحويل المعيقات إلى فر ص: أية إجابة على العنف ضد النساء خلال جائحة كوفيد-19 بالمغرب / Transformer les obstacles en opportunités : la réponse aux violences faites aux femm...

Created by Stephanie Willman Bordat 403 days ago

The goal of this report is to offer a comprehensive review and assessment of the State response to violence against women during the COVID-19 related restrictions and lockdowns, by collectively identifying good practices in sectoral initiatives, challenges to overcome, and areas for future impro...

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Regarde-moi bien, un podcast de la Fondation des Femmes / / Take a Good Look at me, a Women's Foundation podcast

Created by Foundation's Team 407 days ago

Découvrez le premier podcast de la Fondation des Femmes Par Mahaut Chaudouët Delmas et Luna Gay-Padoan La crise du Covid-19 a révélé la vulnérabilité de la condition des femmes et de leurs droits. Alors qu’elles composent l’&e...

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

Association du Docteur Fatiha (ADF)
Krizia Nardini
European Observatory on Femicide
Yala Academy
FILASTINIYAT
Business Women Forum-Palestine (BWF)
Youssef Bouataoun
Traditional Women Association for Development
Qudrat Association for Community Development
Mada for Citizenship and Development
Elham Ibrahim Younis Abdelaal
هلدا عواد
Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration
The Egyptian Youth Council for Development
Elkhir Women's Association
Anna Borg
Femmes et Leadership
Women Entrepreneurs Accelerator (WEAccelerator)
Aman Society Centre for counseling, development and community health
Challenge Association of Sustainable Development (A.C.D.D.)
Human Development Network
Radio Hawa FM
Movimento per l'Autosviluppo, l'Interscambio e la Solidarietà (M.A.I.S.)
La ciutat invisible
Bilarabiya
Union Nationale de la Femme Tunisienne (UNFT)
Voix de la Femme Jemmeliya (VFJ)
Network of women artisans of Morocco
El Watan
Lebanese League for Women in Business
Femmes-Education Arts-Médiation (FEDAM)
Safadi Foundation
Youth & Women Empowerment Forum
Mohammed V University- Agdal Rabat
La Presse
Actions in the Mediterranean - AIM

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