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Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center holds 6 awareness sessions on digital rights and protection from electronic violence in North Gaza Governorate

Created by Andalib Adwan 30 days ago

...ess-raising meetings were carried out in cooperation with a number of partner institutions in the northern Gaza governorate, namely the Charitable Family Development Association, the...

Wedad Sourani

SWG implemented the Gender-Based Violence workshop

Created by Wedad Sourani 66 days ago

...easons - political reasons - cultural reasons - legal reasons - social and environmental reasons), in addition to Implications for the individual, family and society, and how to addre...

Andalib Adwan

CMC carries out a hearing on the adoption of a draft law on family protection from violence

Created by Andalib Adwan 124 days ago

...es to support the adoption of the draft law on family protection from violence.&rdq...nce community awareness about the draft law on family protection from violence in a...and the stages of the draft law to protect the family from violence, referring to t...

Mohamed Zaari

The Zakoura Foundation celebrates 25 years of commitment to human development

Created by Mohamed Zaari 201 days ago

...undation’s vision for the coming years. In concrete terms, the Foundation’s roadmap will be based on the following sub-axes: • Social & family support: parental education p...

Foundation's Team

The Generation Equality Forum concludes in Paris with announcement of commitments

Created by Foundation's Team 411 days ago

...mples including: The Government of Burkina Faso’s work with Benin, Guinea, Mali, Niger, and Togo to develop shared commitments related to family life education; free care for...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 449 days ago

...violence appear to perpetrate online VAWG, as in Egypt in 2020: at least nine women social media influencers were prosecuted for “violating family principles” for videos...

Esther Fouchier

FFM supports migrant women in the framework of the project FORUM for intercultural dialogue

Created by Esther Fouchier 485 days ago

...o break their isolation, to develop their capacities, to make them visible in the political space, to allow them to cross the private space of the family framework to emerge, create,...

Foundation's Team

Egypt: EU supports the combat against gender based violence

Created by Foundation's Team 486 days ago

...f St Mark signed three declarations to support family planning and combat female ge...for the strong messages and actions to support family planning as well as to fight...to increase the use of voluntary, rights-based family planning, with the support of...

Foundation's Team

First-ever strategy on LGBTIQ equality in the EU

Created by Foundation's Team 644 days ago

...eech and violence against LGBTIQ people. Protecting rights of rainbow families: Due to differences in national legislations across Member States, family ties may not always be recogn...

Noha El Khouly

ECWR Publishes a Report on Supporting NGOs for Women in times of the COVID-19 Outbreak

Created by Noha El Khouly 780 days ago

...% of NGOs indicated that women are subjected to violence from husband’s family, and 49% of NGOs pointed to t...n were also affected by weak and ineffective health services related to family planning and reproductive hea...

Events

Isabelle DUMONT

Maternity through the prism of disability - A conference of FDFA

Created by Isabelle DUMONT 126 days ago

...trician, psychologist, members of relevant associations, parents, etc.) to discuss first the desire for a child, the role of those around you, and family and the place of the medical...

Foundation's Team

Webinar to present the report on violence against women and men in the Ile-de-France region

Created by Foundation's Team 338 days ago

...enced by women and men in Île-de-France: Family, couple, studies, work and pu...;le-de-France have experienced violence in the family, in a couple, at work, in stu...the state of health, school, professional and family life? Who do we talk to about...

Maria Àngels Roque

Cinema discussion: Women, art, resistance

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 542 days ago

...ment issues, politics, spatialities as well as gender-related questions in the Palestinian context. Samira Badran: born in Libya of a Palestinian family with artistic interests, she...

Esther Fouchier

Online debate: Women of the Mediterranean, between violence and strategies for freedom

Created by Esther Fouchier 631 days ago

...um Femmes Méditerranée, the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation, the association Altafemina, the Information Centre on Women’s and Family Rights of the Provence-Alpes-...

Noha El Khouly

The Impact of COVID-19 on Violence Against Women

Created by Noha El Khouly 705 days ago

...re carrying the economically fragile situation, and bearing the bulk of family care. Therefore, many indicat...asized an increase in domestic violence against women by the husband or family under COVID-19. Despite the...

Maria Àngels Roque

Fez hosts a forum on Islamic Feminisms

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1171 days ago

...n’s voices have been silenced, modern Islamic feminisms have nonetheless framed a powerful social movement to seek gender equality in Muslim family laws and revisit the fiqh-bas...

Rachid Aboutaieb

National Symposium on Sexual and Reproductive Health in Casablanca

Created by Rachid Aboutaieb 1262 days ago

...national strategy for the promotion of sexual and reproductive health that ensures access to sexual and reproductive health information; access to family planning services the availab...

Maria Àngels Roque

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

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1264 days ago

...in "Kenpo Karate", European and Spanish champion in combat as well as Madrid champion in self-defense. Mari Pau Martínez Ortiz: pedagogue, family therapist and social educator...

سفيان السعودي

End of an Initiative to combat violence against women in Tetouan

Created by سفيان السعودي 1327 days ago

...inspired by the stories and experiences of abused women, whether victims or witnesses. They also planned advocacy campaigns aimed at amending the family code to end minors’ mar...

Life Foundation

Life Foundation launches a new program to support women victims of violence

Created by Life Foundation 1483 days ago

...nt law, the procedures of settlement cases, the procedures for claiming the legal rights of women at marriage and following separation, as well as family issues....

Shared practices

Foundation's Team

Tasharuk: Gender, Culture and Resistance in Palestine

Created by Foundation's Team 323 days ago

...ugh its 2020 call for proposals and is the result of the collective work of Associació Hèlia, Sodepau, Women’s Studies Centre (WSC), Family Defense Society (FDS), and Es...

Stefania Di Campli

Video capsules - wee.can! women's economic empowerment

Created by Stefania Di Campli 624 days ago

...ulnerable women in host communities in Egypt, Jordan and Lebanon through actions to promote sustainable access to sources of income and social and family support to women’s econ...

Foundation's Team

Imams, preachers and community leaders fighting GBV

Created by Foundation's Team 1281 days ago

...aining community and religious leaders on RHR, family planning, GBV and youth healt...egislators to approve the law on ‘’Family Protection from GBV’&rs...reness on social issues related to marital and family relationships in a way that g...

Foundation's Team

AFIF: Literacy, Training and Employment for Women in Algeria

Created by Foundation's Team 1667 days ago

...educational brochures and audio-visual productions on subjects such as family planning, HIV-AIDS prevention, conflict resolution, citizenship, the environment, and the family code. Most recently, the orga...

Foundation's Team

Functional Literacy Programme for Women of the Argan Cooperative

Created by Foundation's Team 1806 days ago

...ing fair trade Endowing the cooperative women’s knowledge of new family laws, especially those concerning the status of divorced women and the basic principles of family management. As the programme...

Chérifa Kheddar

Project: Do not touch my rights!

Created by Chérifa Kheddar 1993 days ago

...and protection of women's rights, the option for associations to set up civil parties in cases of violations of women's rights, the repeal of the family code, religion as a brake on...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 2230 days ago

...titution of a young Tunisian girl living outside of the country; domestic exploitation of a young girl coming from a rural area working for a rich family in the urban context; working...

Foundation's Team

Access to justice for women victimes of violence

Created by Foundation's Team 2278 days ago

...and society. The program is based on the following axes: - Social and family support; - Working through m...ches between both sides/parties of the conflict: representatives of the family or the husband, tribe leaders...

Foundation's Team

Family Status Laws'Campaign

Created by Foundation's Team 2593 days ago

This practice was conducted to counter the rising demands from opponents to repeal the family laws tackling custody and visitation articles. Mothers affected by these laws w...

Foundation's Team

Support for women's empowerment in the North-East of Morocco

Created by Foundation's Team 2649 days ago

...ment so that they can manage their daily economic activity. Literacy courses and funds for schooling their children enable their social status and family role to be enhanced. These ac...

Calls and opportunities

Foundation's Team

Traineeships for Gender Equality at EIGE

Created by Foundation's Team 387 days ago

...nds of age, race, political, philosophical or religious conviction, gender or sexual orientation and regardless of disabilities, marital status or family situation. Traineeship descr...

Maria Àngels Roque

Collage art contest: Collaging a Gender-Equal Future

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 614 days ago

...veryone. Gender disparities have widened: gender roles have become more embedded, the hardships of women workers in charge of unpaid care work and family duties have risen, and diffic...

Foundation's Team

Journalists invited to submit Stories on Identity and Gender

Created by Foundation's Team 1445 days ago

...der, asking their interviewee questions such as: What does it mean to be a woman in your country? What is your role and responsibilities in your family and in society?  Does m...

Resources

Ana Sofia Fernandes

DOCUMENTARY: CONSENT IS NOT FOR SALE

Created by Ana Sofia Fernandes 198 days ago

...er than me at that time, who had entered prostitution. Very sad stories. Stories of rape by parents, siblings. They were always abandoned by their family. They had no way to eat. Who...

Foundation's Team

European Institute for Gender Equality Index 2019 Reports

Created by Foundation's Team 830 days ago

...ain of intersecting inequalities highlights how gender inequalities manifest in combination with age, dis/ability, country of birth, education and family type. The domain of violence...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 862 days ago

...and Marcy Hersh, A Gender Lens for COVID-19, Project Syndicate, March 27, 2020 Liz Ford, Coronavirus crisis may deny 9.5 million women access to family planning - The Guardian, Apri...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 862 days ago

...e of the Association for the Prevention and Handling of Violence in the Family) 183 Cyprus Emergency So...POLAND: 22 668 70 00 (National Emergency Service for Survivors of Family Violence Blue Line) 801 12 0...

Foundation's Team

Videos of the symposium Altérités et résistances à l'épreuve du genre en Méditerranée

Created by Foundation's Team 869 days ago

...2019. The participants analysed, through gender relations, the dynamics, adjustments and changes caused by alternative behaviours to social norms, family conventions, sexual practices...

Sana Afouaiz

Womenpreneur Tour Film 2020

Created by Sana Afouaiz 871 days ago

...e still suffering from: Lack of opportunities Limited access to fair and equal education Inadequate access to funding and investments Unfair family and tax policies and much...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 893 days ago

...s to get you going: Start with a family or household discussion. Iden...professional sacrifices to have a family, with consequences for their...et, and check in with friends and family members to make sure they&rsq...ons about their body, well-being, family and future.  When someo...

Foundation's Team

Documentary - Equality: It's All in the Family

Created by Foundation's Team 1430 days ago

...r Rights, Development, and Peace (WLP) illustrates the spectrum of family laws around the world and the...form. This documentary is just one part WLP’s global initiative: Family Law Reform to Challenge Gende...

Foundation's Team

Internet site with information on sexual violence

Created by Foundation's Team 1435 days ago

...ious support services and associations that exist in Belgium to support victims of sexual violence. The website was launched by the Federation of Family Planning Centres in Belgium....

Foundation's Team

From where I stand...

Created by Foundation's Team 1710 days ago

...journalists for the camp’s magazine. Sahar el-Salab, one of the most successful woman in the Egyptian banking sector, is currently CEO of a family business and a member of the...

Documents

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 319 days ago

...ormal labor market, elevated levels of violence and harassment, and increased care-taking burdens for out-of-school children, and sick and elderly family members....

Foundation's Team

Enhancing Access to Justice for Survivors of Domestic Violence in Lebanon

Created by Foundation's Team 404 days ago

...of Urgent Matters issued under Law 293/2014 on domestic violence, as well as the jurisprudence of various Lebanese religious courts pertaining to family law matters with elements of...

Foundation's Team

The UNFPA Supplies Partnership 2021-2030: Uniting for transformative action in family planning and maternal health

Created by Foundation's Team 473 days ago

...om January 2021 through 2030 as the sharpened and more strategic UNFPA Supplies Partnership. It represents a new decade of commitment to advancing family planning and maternal health...

Foundation's Team

A phone of my own. Gender, religion and technology

Created by Foundation's Team 486 days ago

...hat their use of digital tools does not imply shutting them up in their family’s past: 58% of these women use new technologies to talk to family or other people in their home...

Foundation's Team

Covid-19 and Economic Challenges for Migrant Women

Created by Foundation's Team 535 days ago

...on their passports. • NRPF creates problems for women who are on family visas and are economicallydep...currently stands at£400 per person per year, costing the average family of four £16,000 over 10...

Foundation's Team

Gender-Based Violence : Report on Catalan Statistics

Created by Foundation's Team 536 days ago

...sexual and economic - and which take place in specific areas, in the framework of affective and sexual relationships, in the areas of the couple, family, work and socio-community....

Maria Alabdeh

COVID-19 and Women in Syria: Deepening Inequalities

Created by Maria Alabdeh 641 days ago

...re, strained mental health, and increased gender-based violence. While the conflict in Syria may have already altered women’s roles in both family and society, the pandemic is...

Foundation's Team

Gender Justice and Equality before the law: Analysis of Progress and Challenges in the Arab States Region

Created by Foundation's Team 651 days ago

...l. The report focuses on the laws and law enforcement practices that matter most for women and girls: protection from violence, rights within the family, property rights and rights a...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 658 days ago

...lack of gender recognition for transgender people, violence by state and non-state actors, restrictions on freedom of expression and association, family rejection and community stigm...

Foundation's Team

EIGE Sectoral Brief : Gender and Migration

Created by Foundation's Team 679 days ago

...ording to this report from EIGE (European Institue for Gender Equality) are: labour market participation, deskilling and the informal economy; family reunification; international...

Tags

Foundation's Team

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 1430 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 ...

Foundation's Team

Field diagnosis: Palestinian women and the political process: an insight into the West Bank / تشخيص ميداني - المرأة الفلسطينية و العملية السياسية: لمحة عن الوضع في الضفة الغربية / Diagnostic de terrain: Les Femmes Palestiniennes et le Processus Politique : Un Aperçu de la Cisjordanie

Created by Foundation's Team 1844 days ago

This field diagnosis, elaborated by Women’s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling (WCLAC), acknowledges women’s effective role in Palestinian politics and examines the factors that hinder their representation in decision-making authorities. It also suggests number of recommen...

Foundation's Team

Legal Empowerment of Unwed Mothers: Experiences Of Moroccan NGOs / Autonomisation juridique des mères célibataires : expériences des ONG marocaines / التمكين القانوني للأمهات العازبات: تجربة المنظمات غير الحكومية المغربية

Created by Foundation's Team 2121 days ago

In Morocco, social stigma, norms and traditions, and legal discrimination, marginalize unwed mothers and their children born out of wedlock, and impact on their ability to obtain official identity papers.This reportexamines some of the Moroccan non-governmental organization (NGO) initiatives that...

Foundation's Team

The Moroccan Family Code (Moudawana) of February 5, 2004. An unofficial English translation of the original Arabic text / Le code marocain de la famille (Moudawana) du 5 février 2004. Une traduction non officielle en anglais du texte original en arabe / مدونة الأسرة المغربية (المدونة) 5 فبراير 20...

Created by Foundation's Team 2121 days ago

This document provides an unofficial English translation of the 2004 Moroccan Family Law (Moudawana). This translation tries to provide as faithfully as possible the original Arabic text, therefore it gives a literal translation to the articles and content of the Moroccan Family Law. It aims to b...

Foundation's Team

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 2128 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...

Foundation's Team

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 2213 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...

Foundation's Team

Arab Women and Legalization / Femmes arabes et législation / المرأة العربية و التشريعات

Created by Foundation's Team 2262 days ago

This report analyses the legal status of the women in more than 20 Arab countries. The report reviews about 300 laws and compares it with the treaties signed by those countries. It tries to assess the translation of the commitments of each country into local laws and procedures. / Ce rapport ana...

Foundation's Team

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 2310 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...

Foundation's Team

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 2347 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...

Foundation's Team

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 2353 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...

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

Association des femmes pour le développement et la culture
Sawt Nssâ
Ibtikar for Empowerment and Social Entrepreneurship
Green Globe
Association du Docteur Fatiha (ADF)
Association Beity
Hillary Rodham Clinton Center for Women'    s Empowerment (HCC)
Association Marocaine des Femmes Progressistes (AMFP)
Alternative Movement for Individual Freedoms M.A.L.I.
Info-Com Jeunes de Guelma
European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)
Action et Promotion Sociale et Culturelle
Valencia University
Sana Hafsa Consulting Office
ASURIF Feminist Association
Kadın ve Demokrasi Derneği - KADEM - Women and Democracy Association
Association Tunisienne de la Santé de la Reproduction (ATSR)
Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT)
Aswat Nissa
Sciences Po
Assiwar- the Feminist Arab Movement
Brunella Mariani
Mouwatinet Association
Women in Front
Madanyat
Association ACM
Thenextwomen tunisie
CEDAW Association for Democracy and Human Rights
Syrian Women's Network
AWARE Services & Consulting
Women in Morocco
Association féminine pour la protection de la famille
The Individual Initiative for Human Rights  - Masir
Free Sight Association
Assemblée des Femmes Paris Ile-de-France
EKOTEK CEVRE SISTEMLERI LTD STI

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Shared practices

Campaign in favour of Parity in Municipal Elections in Tunisia

In 2016, several associations of Tunisian civil society and a few regional and international organizations launched a campaign...

Young Women as Job Creator - Phase I

The practice was structured around seminars by promoting self-employment and entrepreneurship. Around 800 students have...

Pioneer Women: daring, innovaton, entrepreneurship

Created 10 years ago, the Pioneers is a network of nearly 20 incubators and nurseries in the service of entrepreneurs and...

Valuation of our intangible heritage, the rose fragrance, as a tool to combat discrimination against women in the valleys of Dadès and Mgoun.

This successful practice aims to accompany women to integrate themselves to local economic activities, particularly in the area...

Women's voices Web radio

The web radio'Voix de Femmes” (Women’s Voices) is one of the largest projects of the FEC’s association with the...

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

This campaign has the main aim to raise awareness among the public opinion and especially among the youth on the existent and...

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

In the recent years, the magnitude of sexual violence in Egypt increased significantly, especially following the 2011 popular...

Success Stories following visits to companies run by women in Setif

As part of a field diagnosis on the development of female entrepreneurship in Setif (Algeria), the Women in Business of Algeria...

Grassroots Activists for Just Peace and Gender Equality

This successful practice targets activists and young university students in 30 locations in the West Bank and Gaza. The...

Partager une culture d'égalité entre les femmes et les hommes

Le Laboratoire de l'égalité dont le Forum Femmes Méditerranée est partenaire sur Marseille, s'est fixé trois objectifs...