Foundation's Team

EU guidelines on Violence Against Women and Girls and combating all forms of discrimination against them

Created by Foundation's Team 14 days ago

...n and the democratic process in countries after a conflict, the relevant articles of the Conventions on human rights and international humanitarian law and the Rome Statute establis...

Foundation's Team

Let's name March 8 every day and everywhere!

Created by Foundation's Team 44 days ago various occasions. Her activism awarded her the Simone de Beauvoir prize in 2012. Also an active member of Tunisia’s political transformation, lawyer Yosra Frawes is the presid...

Foundation's Team

Domestic violence can no longer be treated as a minor offence in Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Created by Foundation's Team 55 days ago

...  The amendments  to the Law on Protection from Domestic UN Women: “As a criminal law professor, I have always emph...egular parking. Although the first Law on Protection from Domestic charge of implementation of the law, was headed by two female min...

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Tunisia invited to accede to the Istanbul Convention

Created by Foundation's Team 70 days ago

...implemented by the latter. Over the past years, Tunisia has accomplished significant reforms in this area, namely through the adoption of Organic Law 2017-58 on the elimination of...

Foundation's Team

Tunisia honours the first woman doctor on a banknote

Created by Foundation's Team 85 days ago

...for the right to abortion legalized in Tunisia in 1973 (In France, the Voluntary Interruption of Pregnancy (IVG) has been authorized since the Veil law of 1975). Tawhida Ben Cheikh...

Ibtissame Betty Lachgar

Male Violence and Coronavirus

Created by Ibtissame Betty Lachgar 104 days ago

...prosecutors and investigating judges in cases of domestic violence. The law also fails to provide a the government of exceptional measures to address the shortcomings of Law 103-13 of 2018 on the fight a...

Foundation's Team

Council of Europe calls member States to change their legal definitions of rape based on lack of consent

Created by Foundation's Team 114 days ago

...must take full responsibility and change their laws to conform with the Ist...tresses. Sex without consent is rape. European laws must reflect this Marija Pe...have led the way. In 2018, for example, Swedish laws were rewritten to remove a p...

Milena Kadieva

Milena Kadieva wins one of the Women in Action 2019 European Awards

Created by Milena Kadieva 212 days ago

On December 4th, the human rights lawyer of Gender Alternatives Foundation (Bulgaria), Milena Kadieva,  won the Women of Europe Award for the category of ‘&rsqu...

Ibtissame Betty Lachgar

M.A.L.I. evokes 'The Handmaid's Tale'on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Created by Ibtissame Betty Lachgar 218 days ago

...women to dispose of their bodies, to fight for the respect of their sexual and reproductive rights and condemning gender-based violence and all the laws and institutions that contri...

حياة قادري

Tunisia: New support centre for women victims of violence in Regueb

Created by حياة قادري 225 days ago

..., as well as to talk about legislation available to combat violence against women and girls and the protection of victims of violence, particularly law 58 of 2017 on the elimination...