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2021 Regional Progress Report on Gender Equality: UfM Regional Dialogue on Women Empowerment in the Euro-Mediterranean region

Created by Foundation's Team 817 days ago

...Within the Euro-Mediterranean region, gender parity in Western E...achieve gender parity) and in MENA region at 61.2% (140 years), ac...ation of working-age women in MENA could add as much as USD 3.1 in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The lack of gender-specific...

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The effects of the Covid-19 crisis on increasing gender-based violence in the MENA region

Created by Foundation's Team 923 days ago

November 25 marks the International Day for of this violence, and the responses of local and regional Euro-Mediterranean initiati...le aims to highlight violence against women in this region and the initiatives deployed...

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Rapid Gender Analysis: COVID-19 Middle East and North Africa Region

Created by Foundation's Team 993 days ago

...n the Middle East and North Africa region and beyond (Turkey and Geor..., especially for women and girls. MENA is at a critical stage in con...displacement, and migration in the region significantly complicate a ma...e challenging. Women and girls in MENA, already facing discrimination,...

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Rethinking Gender-Based Violence: Perspectives from Egypt, Lebanon and Syria

Created by Foundation's Team 1186 days ago

...h gender experts and activists from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region to discuss the subtleties of...9 pandemic in 2020, the modalities of its enfolding and the local and regional Euro-Mediterranean response...

Foundation's Team

Bullets are Cheaper than Sugar: The Need for New Approaches to the Women, Peace and Security Agenda in the MENA Region

Created by Foundation's Team 1236 days ago

On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution 13...cussions and opinions by feminist activists in theMiddle East and North Africa (MENA)...

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Women4Mediterranean Conference 2020

Created by Foundation's Team 1267 days ago

...n’sempowerment in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The Conference welcomed mo...ain international organisations working in the region such as the UN Women and WHO,...impact of COVID-19 for women entrepreneurs in MENA and violence against women and...

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COVID-19 crisis in the MENA region: impact on gender equality and policy responses

Created by Foundation's Team 1300 days ago

...Like women all around the globe, MENA women are at the frontline of...gender-based violence. However, region-specific restrictive social...obstacles faced by women in the MENA region. This brief takes stock of th...oment for gender equality in the MENA region and an opportunity to rethink...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

Changing Laws and Breaking Barriers for Women's Economic Empowerment in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 1322 days ago

...ountries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are looking to accelerate ec...qually involved as men in labour markets, the MENA region could see its gross domestic...rt reveals that change is underway across the region. It presents 24 detailed case...

Maria Àngels Roque

Unequal Gender Relations and the Subordination of Women in the MENA Region: What the Covid-19 Pandemic Has Taught Us

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1335 days ago

...of the context of Covid-19 in the MENA region with emphasis on the ways i...feminist work in Lebanon and the region at the level of activism, networks within and beyond the MENA region in an attempt to visibil...ity, or rather inequality, in the region and the activism around it be...

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Covid-19 and Essential Services Provision for Survivors of Violence Against Women and Girls - a Snapshot from the Arab States

Created by Foundation's Team 1344 days ago

...ces, knowledge and experience shared by various stakeholders from seven MENA countries during a workshop o...UN Agencies part of the Essential Services Packages in the Arab States Region, as well as on other experien...