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Noha El Khouly

Egyptian Center for Women' s Rights (ECWR)

Member since 5 June 2015 @ 10:57pm

- Fill in legislation gaps hindering women from exercising their rights: ECWR’s advocacy is grounded in its practical work to improve women's legal and political status in Egy...

News

حياة قادري

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

Created by حياة قادري 251 days ago

.... A press conference was organized to announce the launch of the activities of the centre and introduce its services, as well as to talk about legislation available to combat violence...

Diana Haddadin

SIGI supports an initiative to end harassment in the workplace in Jordan

Created by Diana Haddadin 286 days ago

...awareness about sexual harassment in the workplace and force harassers to change their abusive behavior. The initiative also seeks to push for legislation to ensure deterrent penalties...

Fathiya Saidi

Regional campaign in 7 Arab countries to combat violence against girls and women

Created by Fathiya Saidi 286 days ago

...ntries. The campaign aims to encourage the whole society to combat violence against women and girls and to demand the adoption of comprehensive legislation criminalizing all forms of su...

Events

Foundation's Team

Research Colloquium “Globalization, Gender and Mobility”

Created by Foundation's Team 1562 days ago

...types of material and sexual exploitation) and the ones existing in the country of destination when migrants have to deal with the new reality (legislation, violence and integration pro...

Shared practices

Foundation's Team

Functional Literacy Programme for Women of the Argan Cooperative

Created by Foundation's Team 1061 days ago

...king women aware of the primary importance of cooperative and solidarity organisation Endowing the cooperative’s women with knowledge of legislation and cooperative management E...

Foundation's Team

Establishing a coalition and advocacy for the introduction of the quota policy in Algeria

Created by Foundation's Team 1847 days ago

...ew years later, the CIDDEF was back to the same work, relying on militants from political parties. This time the goal was that the implementing legislation for the establishment of the...

Foundation's Team

The street belongs to us - Campaign against sexual harassment: Making Egypt' s streets safer for women

Created by Foundation's Team 1847 days ago

...zing for the campaign. The campaign’s strategy incorporated three main components; research, awareness-raising actions, and advocacy for legislation reform and enforcement. Withi...

Calls and opportunities

Mozn Hassan

Task Based Researcher Vacancies - Feminist Research Consultancy

Created by Mozn Hassan 5 days ago

...nitoring and analyzing the feminist movement’s role and struggle to combat sexual violence and how that was reflected on the policies and legislation within the Region countries t...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

Call for papers on gender equality directed to regional and local policymakers

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 138 days ago

...itted must galvanize the actors in the region to take into account the gender equality perspective and the empowerment of women in policies and legislation, as well as in development pr...

Foundation's Team

Call for papers focusing on media representations of gender roles in Europe

Created by Foundation's Team 363 days ago

...e, quantitative or mixed methodologies and focus on media representations and narratives of men and masculinities, their relation to policy and legislation, counter-narratives to the st...

Resources

Foundation's Team

Legal definitions of gender based violence in the EU

Created by Foundation's Team 644 days ago

...s the legal definitions of different types of gender-based violence used in EU Member States, according to their legal terminology and national legislation....

Foundation's Team

Gender and Land Rights Database - GLRD

Created by Foundation's Team 762 days ago

The GLRD  was launched by FAO in 2010 to highlight the major political, legal and cultural factors that influence the realisation of women’s land rig...

Foundation's Team

WEBSITE: Women's eNews

Created by Foundation's Team 1485 days ago

...lance writers from around the world to write on every topic: Politics, religion, economics, health, science, sustainability, education, sports, legislation......

Documents

Foundation's Team

Challenges and achievements in promoting women's political participation in Palestine

Created by Foundation's Team 15 days ago

...dimension of the obstacles to women’s access to the Palestinian political system, focusing on the centrality of the constitutional question and legislation, and also reflects on complem...

Foundation's Team

A study of the Employers of Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon: Intertwined

Created by Foundation's Team 237 days ago

...s linked to one employer and the worker cannot unilaterally exit the employment relationship. The domestic workers’ exclusion from labour legislation and social protection exacerb...

Foundation's Team

Women's Participation in Local Politics in Luxor Governorate, Egypt

Created by Foundation's Team 309 days ago

...While gender stereotypes, roles and expectations intimidate women’s participation in political and public life in some countries, legislation and the absence of gender-sen...

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Susana Cereijo

Women's Economic Empowerment: An Overview for the MENA Region / التمكين الاقتصادي للنساء: نظرة عامة على منطقة الشرق الأوسط وشمال إفريقيا / L'Autonomisation économique des femmes: un aperçu de la région MENA

Created by Susana Cereijo 265 days ago

This article provides an overview of women’s economic empowerment in the MENA region. It aims to contribute to available knowledge through: first, providing an overview of women’s economic empowerment in the region in selected labour markets; second, following the evolution ...

Foundation's Team

Gender and Trade: Empowering Women towards Gender Equality in the MENA Region through Gender Mainstreaming in Economic Policies and Trade Agreements / Genre et commerce: autonomiser les femmes vers l'égalité femmes-hommes dans la région MENA par l'intégration du genre dans les politiques économiq...

Created by Foundation's Team 314 days ago

This report is one of the fruits of the collaboration of the Center of Arab Women/CAWTAR and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency/Sida who signed an agreement related to economic empowerment of women with focus on their participation to and presence in Trade markets ...

Foundation's Team

Sexual exploitation: New challenges, New Answers / Système prostitutionnel, nouveaux défis, nouvelles réponses / الاستغلال الجنسي: تحديات جديدة، إجابات جديدة

Created by Foundation's Team 314 days ago

Through an in-depth assessment inventory of 35 countries and the study of recent major trends, this report provides the latest overview of sexual exploitation at regional and global levels. It sets out not only the 6 major challenges to be met in view of the latest developments and thei...