Ilyass Bouzghaia

Center for Women's Studies in Islam (CERFI)

Member since 22 January 2016 @ 5:38pm


Leïla Tauil

Book on the struggle of Arab feminists. The case of Morocco and Tunisia

Created by Leïla Tauil 2012 days ago

...questions related to the phenomenon of the re-Islamization of "women’s rights", t...nce of religious actresses who call themselves Islamic feminists, contribute to th..., conducted research on the founding period of Islam, the historical development o...

Maria Àngels Roque

The IEMed talks on the empowerment of women in the Aula med program

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 2079 days ago

...everal sessions were dedicated to the analysis and research on women in Islam, the role of women in revolut...erreligious marriages and divorces is compatible with the values of the Islamic religion. Sundari Anitha (U...

Maria Àngels Roque

Conference: Women’s Voices in the Mediterranean and Africa

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 2345 days ago

...t mounting violence against women in the name of radical Islam and the instrumentalization of religion to exacerbate Islamophobia and attain power. Thes...s in the Maghreb Radicalized Ideologies in Africa Islam and Feminism/Islamic Feminism...


Foundation's Team

Conference by Soraya al-Kahlaoui on women's land rights in Morocco

Created by Foundation's Team 962 days ago

...conquest and resistance carried out by inhabitants fighting for the right to housing.  This event is part of the cycle of seminars "Women, Islam, Rights: Debates and news cha...

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Gender and the Margins: A Webinar with Lila Abu-Lughod

Created by Foundation's Team 975 days ago

...of Social Science at Columbia University where she teaches anthropology and gender studies. A leading voice in the debates about culture, gender, Islam, and global feminist politics...

Maria Àngels Roque

Fez hosts a forum on Islamic Feminisms

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1646 days ago

...omen’s voices have been silenced, modern Islamic feminisms have nonetheless...iqh-based background of these laws from within Islam. To examine the current stat...nd their concepts and challenges and learn how Islamic feminisms in diaspora deal...

Shared practices

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Inform, Educate, Debate. for a successful democratic transition!

Created by Foundation's Team 2808 days ago”, “The issue of parity and the electoral system”, “Democratic transition and the independence of justice”, “Islam and democracy”, “...

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Capacity building caravan of social actors in the southern Morocco

Created by Foundation's Team 3067 days ago

...ociation. The training targeted 24 development associations and 6 women' s rights associations. They focused in particular on human rights and the Islam in order to unify the concept...


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Decolonising Women and Gender in Middle East Studies - podcast interview Nicola Pratt - ArabSouth

Created by Foundation's Team 1141 days ago

...ainly true that the use of feminist lenses to understand the history of Islam, the Arab world and the scholarship they advocated for a broader epistemic shift in the ways Islam, Muslims, the Arab World and...

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Women in Islam: a journal on gender relations in Islam

Created by Foundation's Team 1645 days ago

Women in Islam is a journal that explores the comp...lly with conflicting perceptions of Islam in relation to women’s...associated with the intersection of Islam and gender. Its aim is to pr...omen in Muslim societies. Women in Islam is published annually in two...

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Revue des mondes musulmans et de la Méditerranée

Created by Foundation's Team 2992 days ago

...o longer be limited to the Maghreb but also to open up to the Middle East. The Muslim world being perceived as diverse, with a common denominator, Islam, thus in 1997 the title of th...


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Why the veiling of women's bodies is at the heart of the Islamists'project

Created by Foundation's Team 644 days ago

...ody of women is part of the project of an Islamist society - having as its mo...g of the veil and the claim of the primacy of "Islamic law" (the Shari’a) wh...temporary managers of orthodox and ideological Islam. Finally, in societies with...

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Women's Rights under Algerian Political Reform: Between Demands for Personal Rights and Accordance with Religious Authority

Created by Foundation's Team 1095 days ago

...potism and in part by competition between the Algerian regime’s sloganeering exploitation of women’s rights to oppose political Islam, and the Islamists’ attempted linkage...

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Women, rights and citizen participation in Mashreq, Maghreb and Turkey

Created by Foundation's Team 1119 days ago

...torments of colonialism and war to the recent rise of conservatism and Islamism, not to mention the parado...iarchal and conservative thinking based on a rigorous interpretation of Islam. Finally, in the third sectio...


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Écrire l'histoire des femmes musulmanes en Europe du Sud-Est. Archives associatives et trajectoires d'engagement en Bosnie dans la première moitié du xxe siècle / / Writing the history of Muslim women in south-eastern Europe. Voluntary organization archives and trajectories of engagement in Bosn...

Created by Foundation's Team 1099 days ago

Publié dans le numéro 25 de la revue Genre et Histoire (La revue de l’Association Mnémosyne) intitulé "Histoire des femmes et du genre dans les sociétés musulmanes : renouveaux historiographiques", cet article s’interr...

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Towards an equal stake in the history of women and gender in Islamic societies / Pour une histoire à part égale des femmes et du genre dans les sociétés musulmanes / نحو حصة متساوية في تاريخ المرأة والنوع الاجتماعي في المجتمعات الإسلامية

Created by Foundation's Team 1099 days ago

Published in the issue 25 of the revue Genre et Histoire (La revue de l’Association Mnémosyne) with the title "History of Women and Gender in Muslim Societies: Historical Revivals", this article is divided into two sections: "Invisibility of women, colonial heritage and fem...

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Protesting gender discrimination from within: women's political representation on behalf of Islamic parties / / Protester la discrimination sexuelle de l'intérieur : la représentation politique des femmes au nom des partis islamiques

Created by Foundation's Team 1147 days ago

In recent decades, Islamic political movements, and their subsequent political parties, have been increasingly recruiting and nominating women to high-level decision-making positions despite the fact that the ideology they espouse often acts to dissuade women from assuming positions of ...