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Documentary - Equality: It's All in the Family / Documentaire - Égalité: tout est dans la famille / وثائقي – المساواة: كل شيء يبدأ من الأسرة

Created by Foundation's Team 1601 days ago

This documentary by Women’s Learning Partnership for Rights, Development, and Peace (WLP) illustrates the spectrum of family laws around the world and their impact on women’s freedom, safety, and wellbeing. Drawing on expertise from prominent human rights activists and ...

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Advocacy for the Amendment of the Municipal Law / Plaidoyer en faveur de l'amendement de la loi municipale / المناصرة من أجل تعديل قانون البلديات

Created by Foundation's Team 2299 days ago

This guide was prepared in the framework of the project “Increasing the representation of Lebanese women in local political life” which takes place in Mount Lebanon. It details the advocacy strategy of the local cluster´s project, which calls for the amendment of the Municipal E...

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Pluralistic Family Law in Syria: Bane or Blessing? / La loi sur la famille plurielle : fléau ou bénédiction ? / قانون الأحوال الشخصية التعددي في سورية: نعمة أو نقمة؟

Created by Foundation's Team 2384 days ago

This paper focuses on the merits and demerits of Syria’s pluralistic family law. It describes some of the detrimental consequences that this asymmetrical plurality can have on the lives of individuals. The paper then focuses on the versatility of the family law system, in particular on lega...

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National Situation Analysis Report: Women's Human Rights and Gender Equality-Syria / Rapport d'analyse sur la situation nationale : droits humains des femmes et égalité hommes-femmes en Syrie /

Created by Foundation's Team 2481 days ago

This report analyses women’s human rights and gender equality in Syria. It was prepared within the framework of the project “Enhancing Equality between Men and Women in the Euromed Region (2008-2011)” and it examines the national legal context in this sector. Some themes covered...

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Women's Participation: The Making of the Tunisian Constitution / La participation des femmes : l'élaboration de la Constitution tunisienne / مشاركة المرأة: وضع الدستور التونسي

Created by Foundation's Team 2518 days ago

This report presents the proceedings of the regional strategic roundtable titled “Women’s Participation: The Making of the Tunisian Constitution”. It brought together gender and constitutional law experts from Tunisia and the MENA region to discuss key provisions of the draft of...

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Protection of minors from early marriage: reality and aspiration / Protéger les mineurs contre le mariage précoce : réalité et aspiration / حماية القاصرات من الزواج المبكر؛ الواقـع والمرتجى

Created by Foundation's Team 2523 days ago

The aim of this legal study, which was prepared in the framework of the national campaign to protect minors from early marriage in Lebanon, is to shed light on the reality of this phenomenon and on the measures to be adopted by the different actors in order to eliminate it.The first part of the s...

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Feminism in Egypt and Tunisia before and after the Arab Spring: Reproduction of old frameworks or new prospects for participation / Le féminisme en Égypte et en Tunisie avant et après le printemps arabe. Reproduction d'anciennes structures ou nouvelles perspectives de participation / المسألة النس...

Created by Foundation's Team 2525 days ago

This article examines the cases of Tunisia and Egypt as examples of the outbreak of the debate about women's rights in the wake of the Arab revolutions. The paper aims at analysing the separation between public and private spheres in both countries and its effects on women´s ability to nego...

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From theory to practice: CEDAW before Lebanese and Jordanian courts / De la théorie à la pratique : la CEDEF et les tribunaux libanais et jordaniens / اتفاقية سيداو: من النظري إلى التطبيقي; السيداو أمام القضاء اللبناني و الأردني

Created by Foundation's Team 2526 days ago

This study examines the application of the Convention on the ·Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) in Lebanon and Jordan. It outlines the gap between the Penal Code and the Convention. It aims to monitor the legal needs to raise awareness about CEDAW and the leg...

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From theory to practice: CEDAW before the Syrian courts / De la théorie à la pratique : la CEDEF et les tribunaux syriens / اتفاقية سيداو: من النظري إلى التطبيقي; السيداو أمام القضاء السوري

Created by Foundation's Team 2526 days ago

This study explains the gap, from the one hand, between the Syrian Constitution and the Convention on the ·Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). Whilst, from the other hand, it outlines the gap between the Penal code and the Convention. It aims to monitor the le...

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Against Wind and Tides: A Review of the Status of Women and Gender Equality in the Arab Region (Beijing +20) / Contre Vents et Marées : une revue sur le Statut des femmes et l'égalité entre les femmes et les hommes dans la région arabe (Pékin +20) / ضد الريح و المد و الجزر: استعراض وضع المرأة و ا...

Created by Foundation's Team 2539 days ago

This report reviews the status of women and gender equality in the Arab region and the implementation of the Beijing declaration and platform of action, in the past 20 years. It highlights the accomplishments made, such as the changes in the Personal Status Code in some countries or some measures...