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Jusoor advocates for increasing Libyan women's access to formal economy

Created by Foundation's Team 1519 days ago

...ergy with the action of the Euro-Mediterranean Women Foundation. It is also worth mentioning that the campaign was coordinated in partnership with Gender Alternatives Foundation (GAF)...

Maria Àngels Roque

Empowering young women in the Mediterranean through social and solidarity economy

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1519 days ago

...arity Economy: A common path’’ was the title of a working session in which the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)’s Gender Department took part on Novem...

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Female entrepreneurs from all the Mediterranean join forces at the IX Meda Women Forum

Created by Foundation's Team 1519 days ago

...rapidly in the workplace. Particularly, different speakers pointed out how women entrepreneurs are essential for the economic development and how gender diversity contributes to busi...

Mohamed Salah Lamloumi

Several activities in Djerba within the 16 Days of Activism to end violence against women

Created by Mohamed Salah Lamloumi 1520 days ago

...rough activities of the ‘’citizenship café.’’ The campaign also included theatrical performances, the screening of gender based violence related films,...

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Tangible results for Anaouat campaign against female child marriage in Chichaoua

Created by Foundation's Team 1521 days ago

In Morocco 40.000 female minors are married every year. In Chichaoua Province alone 283 female child marriages were registered in 2016 according to Anaouat as...

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Women and the associations defending them: the future of the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 1527 days ago

Gender equality is an urgent issue in order to insure pe...ean Regional Dialogue on Advocacy in the Field of Gender Equality" held in Casablanca...nd France, on the measures to be taken to correct gender inequalities at the political...

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Check out our Newsletter for November 2017

Created by Foundation's Team 1539 days ago

...nd and 23rd of November, with the goal of collecting recommendations on gender equality for the Ministerial...w publication "We have the floor: Mediterranean civil society calls for gender equality to become a reality"...

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Badr Association concludes its campaign to defend women's right to inheritance

Created by Foundation's Team 1549 days ago

...ditions prevailing in these areas, although the Egyptian law guarantees gender equality in relation to the r...to exchange experiences related to advocacy campaigns and promotion of gender equality. The meetings took p...

Jaume Guardans

Success in the Mediterranean region for citizenship education practices at school: total engagement for preventing violence and to promote the values of gender equality

Created by Jaume Guardans 1557 days ago

Throughout 2017 the Forming Responsible Citizens (FRC) project has been setting up a big community in the Mediterranean region: today the FRC is carrying on i...

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Women-friendly cities and gender perspectives on urban policies

Created by Foundation's Team 1569 days ago

...ccedil;oise Morvan, president of the French Coordination of the European Women’s Lobby (EWL), and one of the project’s founders together with the "Gender and City" research platform a...

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World Health Organization (WHO) – Gender, Women and Health Programme

Created by Foundation's Team 2447 days ago

...to develop knowledge and support the response of the health sector by articulating evidence-based policy options, setting norms and standards for gender mainstreaming in health polic...

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International Labour Organization (ILO) – Bureau for Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 2447 days ago

The Bureau for Gender Equality and the ILO Gender Network supports and advises constituents and Office staff on matters concerned with gender mainstreaming in the concepti...

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International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF) – Division of Gender Equality for Development (UGED)

Created by Foundation's Team 2447 days ago

The Division of Gender Equality for Development (UGED) is...ing the OIF' s strategy in terms of gender equality. This strategy combi...f specific actions to fight against gender-based discrimination with gen...itutional environment favourable to gender equality, and a second aimed...

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Food And Agriculture Organization Of The United Nations (FAO) – Gender equality division

Created by Foundation's Team 2447 days ago

The division aims to help governments with gender mainstreaming in their developmen...by the FAO in its socioeconomic programmes and gender analyses) and help to collect...e division wishes to develop its capacities in gender analysis but also allocates s...

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United Nations (UN) – UN Women

Created by Foundation's Team 2447 days ago

...civil society; and to lead and coordinate the UN system’s work on gender equality as well as to promot...he Advancement of Women (INSTRAW); the Office of the Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of Wom...

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United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) – Gender and Economy Programme

Created by Foundation's Team 2447 days ago

The Gender and Economy Programme endeavours to improve understanding of the economic aspects of gender relations. Its actions embrac...eurship in the region. Thus the programme promotes gender mainstreaming in economic pol...

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World Bank – Gender and development

Created by Foundation's Team 2447 days ago

Gender equality has become one of the strategic components of the World Bank in its fight to reduce poverty. In 2007, the World Bank launched an action plan in favour of gender equality aimed at increasing the economic opportunities for women to access land, work, agriculture and financial services.

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Groupe de Recherche et d' Études sur le Genre au Maroc (GREGAM)

Created by Foundation's Team 2448 days ago

...;veloppement. The objective of the site is to promote research on the "gender" issue and/or on women in Morocco, enhancing the value of the "gender" issue among young Moroccan w...

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Eurostat

Created by Foundation's Team 2448 days ago

Eurostat features the whole of EU statistical data, classified by country and topic. The website offers the possibility to find gender data and documents on each topic.

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Wikigender. Data and statistics

Created by Foundation's Team 2448 days ago

Wikigender is a collaborative platform addressed to politic...ent objectives (ODD) especially ODD5.  Wikigender is open for both French and E...nd emergent questions on women-men equality. Wikigender valorizes specially data and...

Documents

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Background Note on Gender Equality, Nationality Laws and Statelessness 2018

Created by Foundation's Team 1115 days ago

...ality with men in conferring nationality to their children are a cause of statelessness. Since 2012, UNHCR has issued an annual background note on gender equality in legal provisions...

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Doing Feminist and Gender Studies in France

Created by Foundation's Team 1115 days ago

...This booklet is a valuable tool for all students in Feminist Studies, Gender and Sexuality. It will help t...ught or supervised. In addition to specific resources for feminist and gender studies, readers will find mo...

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A Review of Data on Prevalence of Sexual Violence and Harassment of Women Students in Higher Education in the European Union

Created by Foundation's Team 1115 days ago

...n. The review also comprises country reports from the National Women’s Council of Ireland and its three partners, Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies Cyprus, The Women&rsq...

Doaa Salman

Causes and Effects for Feminization Segregation

Created by Doaa Salman 1131 days ago

...g specific indicators to study to what extent the problem still exists. These indicators included: Female Labor Force (%), the global gender gap index and the gender inequality index. This analys...

Doaa Salman

Women and Myths of Today : An investigation for the reasons of gender inequalities

Created by Doaa Salman 1144 days ago

...ionship between participation and gender is rather more fraught with t...p;participatory and ‘‘gender aware’’ appr...bsp;with issues of gendered power. This paper aim...to present to minimize the gap of gender inequality, coupled with the...

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Global Wage Report 2018-19: What lies behind gender pay gaps

Created by Foundation's Team 1149 days ago

...ends globally and by region. The 2018/19 edition analyses the gender pay gap. The report calculates gender pay gaps in innovative and mo...ome countries it is at the high end of the pay scale that the gender pay gap is wider, while in lo...

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Global Study on Homicide - Gender-related killing of women and girls

Created by Foundation's Team 1157 days ago

...This study gives an overview of the scope of gender-related killing of women and...within the family sphere and examines forms of gender-related killings perpetrated...en and girls, and describes different forms of gender-related killings of women. It...

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When the economy advocates in favour of gender equality in inheritance

Created by Foundation's Team 1158 days ago

This article reflects on 20 arguments made by the Tunisian Association of Women Democrats in favour of gender equality in inheritance, especially after Tunisian Cabinet appr...

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Gender-Based Violence and Minors'Marriage in Morocco: Progress and Challenges

Created by Foundation's Team 1161 days ago

This article focuses on gender-based violence (GBV) and marriage of minors based mainly on a field diagnosis in the Marrakech-Safi region, and on a case study on the marriag...

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Women and Public Space - For gender equality in the streets, transport and leisure areas

Created by Foundation's Team 1169 days ago

...ed uses of space in urban and transport project in a systematic manner: gender statistics, involve residents...f leisure and sports by systematically taking into account the issue of gender equality to guarantee equal a...

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La participation politique des femmes handicapées / المشاركة السياسية للنساء ذوات الإعاقة / The Political participation of women with disabilities

Created by Foundation's Team 1563 days ago

A L’occasion de la Journée internationale des personnes handicapées, le 3 décembre, l’association Nujoom al-Amal (Les étoiles de l’espoir) a été créée pour tenter de répondre aux besoins des femmes handicap&eacut...

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The intersectionality of class and gender : women's economic activities in east and west Amman / L'intersectionalité de la classe et du genre: les activités économiques des femmes dans l'est et l'ouest d'Amman / تقاطعية الطبقة و الجندر: الأنشطة الاقتصادية للمرأة في شرق وغرب عمان

Created by Foundation's Team 1569 days ago

This research is based on a comparative study between East and West Amman women in terms of economic activity. Amman (Jordan) is a patriarchal society and this research explains the prevalent patriarchal structures that influence women’s economic activities and experiences and how...

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Upcoming participation of the Foundation at the Women, Cities and Territories meeting / Participation de la Fondation à la rencontre Femmes, Villes et Territoires / مشاركة قريبة للمؤسسة في اجتماع النساء والمدن و الأقاليم

Created by Foundation's Team 1589 days ago

Between the 29th and 30th of September 2017, the Foundation will participate at the 2nd edition of the Women, cities and Territories, Europe’s best practice tour, meeting which will be exploring the different existing approaches and future actions for asserting European and Medite...

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for applications for internships at IEMed / Appel à candidatures pour stages à l'IEMed / دعوة للتقديم على فرص إقامة تدريبية في المعهد الأوروبي للمتوسط

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1602 days ago

The IEMed just launched its call for applications for 8 paid internships (January-December 2018) for young people with high education degree in the following fields: Gender equality - Euro-Mediterranean policies - Regional Euro-Mediterranean Programs and Euromed Resources - Arab and Me...

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Violence contre les femmes: la réalité derrière le progrès Maroquin des droits de l'homme / العنف الموجه ضد النساء: الواقع الحقيقي خلف التقدم المغربي في مجال حقوق الإنسان / Violence Against Women: The Stark Reality behind Morocco's Human Rights Progress

Created by Foundation's Team 1618 days ago

Alors que le récit dominant suggère que le Maroc est un champion de la stabilité et de la modération dans le «monde arabe», cet article conteste ce discours et affirme que le récit hagiographique de l’État sur les droits des fe...

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Women Economic Empowerment Portal / بوابة تمكين النساء إقتصادياً / Portail sur l'autonomisation économique des femmes

Created by Foundation's Team 1620 days ago

This Portal was created by the Collective for Research and Training on Development - Action (CRTD.A) and is devoted to the creation, harvesting, sharing and dissemination of resources, information, analysis, materials and links related to women’s economic rights, participation and...

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Women Participation in Syrian Cities Today: Emerging Roles and Opportunities - A preliminary scoping review on governance and productivity / مشاركة النساء في المدن السورية اليوم: الفرص و الأدوار الناشئة – استعراض أولي للحوكمة و الإنتاجية / La Participation des Femmes Syrienne dans les Villes Aujo...

Created by Foundation's Team 1638 days ago

This report is a preliminary scoping review of the emerging roles played by women in the public sphere in Syrian cities toady. The main research question was defined as what roles and opportunities are available/emerging for women in relation to governance and to their economic particip...

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How Hungary and Poland have silenced women and stifled human rights / Les droits des femmes en péril en Pologne et en Hongrie / كيف أسكتت المجر وبولندا النساء و خنقتا حقوق الإنسان

Created by Foundation's Team 1701 days ago

In the women’s movement in Central Europe, there are few moments to celebrate. Polish women successfully preventing a total ban on abortion from coming into law recently was one of them. While we may praise the success of Polish women’s “black protest” – wh...

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Gender sensitive budgeting in Morocco / LA BUDGÉTISATION SENSIBLE AU GENRE AU MAROC / جندرة الميزانيات في المغرب

Created by Foundation's Team 1786 days ago

The gender budgeting process In Morocco has made significant progress since its launch in 2002 in parallel with the results –based budgeting reform that the country has started. This paper presents the Moroccan experience in integrating the gender dimension in public management, and reviews...

Rosanna Quagliariello

Network on Gender empowerment for a sustainable rural development - G.EM.NET

Created by Rosanna Quagliariello 1821 days ago

In 2012, building on the experience of previous specific projects, CIHEAM Bari has launched a THEMATIC NETWORK named G.EM.NET (Gender empowerment for a sustainable rural development). This network has the main purpose of disseminate information, exchange experiences and keep the institu...

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

Institute for gender equality
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (FLDDF) de Ouarzazate
Amal Association for Women and Development
Human Development Network
Fadilia Foundation
The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (MIFTAH)
Cork Feminista
Maysa Hajjaj
Madanyat
Assocaition des Femmes Chefs d'Entreprises du Maroc (AFEM)
Al Marsa for culture and creativity
URIDU
EÖTVOS LORÁND University
TAMETTUT - Amazigh Women's Association for Culture and Development
ASURIF Feminist Association
Soroptimist Club Marrakech
Association du Développement et des Études Stratégiques de Medenine (ADESM)
Faize Foundation
Gender Equality Unit
Yala Academy
Mediterranean Network against Trafficking Women (MNATW)
Center for Women's Studies in Islam (CERFI)
Women's aspirations Association
Faculty of Arts and Humanity Manouba
Network of women artisans of Morocco
Trajectorya noorteorganisatsioon MTÜ
Association 100% Mamans
Egyptian Female Lawyers
Right and Democracy Organization
SHASHAT Women Cinema
The School Girls of Azaghar Foundation
Arab Women Parlamentarian Network
Turkey Disable'   s Education and Solidarity Foundation
Space Starting Point (ESPOD)
Moroccan Association of Reproductive Health
Egyptian Feminist Union – EFU

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

The G7 brings together the Heads of State and Government of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the...

Women's Political Renaissance in Palestinian society in Israel

In Palestinian municipalities, women hold only 0. 12% of local council seats. A research conducted by Kayan Feminist...

Workshops on political rights of women in West Bank

The Women's Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling (WCLAC) set up a pilot mobilization action among equality actors in the northern...

Exploring local perceptions of women in decision-making in Ma'an governorate

Despite Jordan’s legal and constitutional provisions favorable to women’s access to public service and the...

A new issue of Quaderns de la Mediterrània, on art and creativity as bridges of intercultural dialogue

A new issue of Quaderns de la Mediterrània is out!This issue, number 32, on “Art and Creativity: Bridges of...

Launch of the project CSO WINS

January 2015 January 2015 marked the start of the project 'Capacity-building in the Southern Mediterranean to Open Policy...

Presentation of the Foundation's work plan at the UfM Conference

19 to 21 May, BarcelonaBased on the conclusions of the 1st Conference on Women’s Empowerment, held on 26 and 27 March...

The EMWF at the project MAGIC

The Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation participated on June 8, 2021 at one of MAGIC’s internal meetings....

Women parliamentarians in the MENA region on confronting VAW and on changing policies

On February 26 and 27, the Forum on Women parliamentarians in the Middle East and North Africa took place in Tunis, organized by...

Open Letter by Libyan CSOs to Recommend Gender Sensitive Policy to the Government's COVID-19 Crisis Response Plan

On April 11th 2020 fourteen Libyan NGOs working on women’s rights issues from various perspective co-signed an open letter...