Qusai Alsheikh

Putting an end to child marriages

Created by Qusai Alsheikh 785 days ago

Some gender-based forms of violence, such as honour crimes or child marriages, are escalating in Syria, following the toll of the war and its multi-layered impact. As a result, little gi...


Foundation's Team

Terre des Femmes (TDF)

Created by Foundation's Team 2850 days ago

...cts abroad. Based in Berlin (Germany) TDF deals with a big variety of subjects through its five focus areas: Female Genital Mutilation (FGM); Honour crimes; Domestic violence; Women tra...


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Human Rights Violations against Women and Girls in Syria

Created by Foundation's Team 2455 days ago

...issues such as: women and girls’  access to education; access to healthcare; gender-based violence; forced and early marriage; and "honour" crimes. The report also addresses th...

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Women, Gender and Gun Violence in the Middle East

Created by Foundation's Team 2595 days ago

...e Middle East. It includes armed domestic violence and “honour crimes”, as well as long-term...laws that still pardon and give reduced penalties for “crimes committed in the name of honour”....

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UNFPA Regional Strategy on Prevention and Response to Gender-Based Violence in the Arab States regions 2014-2017

Created by Foundation's Team 2620 days ago

...estic violence, child marriage, female genital mutilation/cutting, trafficking, rape, sexual slavery, forced prostitution and so-called “honour crimes”. The document suggests...


Hilda Issa

Campaign in Jericho and Hebron to end the justification of GBV / Campagne en Palestine pour mettre fin à la justification de la violence sexiste / حملة في أريحا والخليل بالمطالبة بعدم تبرير العنف الموجه ضد النساء

Created by Hilda Issa 1577 days ago

On November 25 and 26, young women interns at the Palestinian Centre for Peace and Democracy (PCPD) marked the International Campaign ‘’16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence (GBV)  #16DaysOfActivism through a campaign conducted in Jericho and Hebron (Palesti...

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Practitioner Toolkit: Honour related violence / Boîte à outils pour les professionnel-le-s : La violence liée à l'honneur / مجموعة أدوات موجهة للممارسين: العنف المرتبط بالشرف

Created by Foundation's Team 1820 days ago

This Toolkit aims at providing women victims of Honour related violence (HRV) or women at HRV risk with a “self-assessment tool”, which helps end-users identify whether they are indeed victims or potential victims of HRV. It also provides them with all relevant information a...

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Partnership, advice, support and training services in domestic abuse and harmful practices / Partenariat, conseils, soutien et formations dans le domaine de la violence familiale et des pratiques néfastes / الشراكة و النصح و الدعم و خدمات التدريب في العنف المنزلي و الممارسات المؤذية

Created by Foundation's Team 2814 days ago

The successful practice promotes the safety of women suffering domestic abuse and harmful practices, such as forced marriage, honour based violence and Female Genital Mutilation, within BAMER (Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee) communities. The main aspects of this initiative ar...