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Andalib Adwan

CMC carries out a hearing on the adoption of a draft law on family protection from violence

Created by Andalib Adwan 35 days ago

...hall, in the center of Gaza City, with the participation of representatives of the...ith equal rights and opportunities",saw the participation of more than 80 female academ...media professionals and youth activists in political life. He also talked about the st...

Wedad Sourani

Launch of the Training Program for building Young Leaders

Created by Wedad Sourani 39 days ago

...ion with the Society of Women Graduates. The three days training addressed the concepts of gender, development, gender-based violence and political participation and was attended by more than...

Wedad Sourani

The Society of Women Graduates in the Gaza Strip concluded the activities of the project entitled Promoting the Active Participation of Women in the Democratic Process

Created by Wedad Sourani 129 days ago

...or 29 female graduates on the participation of women in the electoral...ng workshops on women’s political participation and elections, bene...ote the importance of women’s political participation, were carried out by broadcas...t of a Twitter hashtag #Women_Participation_Future_Society. The project...

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The Generation Equality Forum concludes in Paris with announcement of commitments

Created by Foundation's Team 322 days ago

...he Government of Bangladesh’s pledge to increase women’s participation in the ICT sector, includ...at least USD 100 million  over five years to fund feminist political mobilization and leadership &n...

Esther Fouchier

FFM supports migrant women in the framework of the project FORUM for intercultural dialogue

Created by Esther Fouchier 396 days ago

...nada (Spain) FORUM revolves around intercultural dialogue and civic participation against the stigmatisatio...isolation, to develop their capacities, to make them visible in the political space, to allow them to cross the...

Samira MUHEYA

Promoting parity, a necessary step towards achieving gender equality in Morocco

Created by Samira MUHEYA 458 days ago

...far for reaching parity at institutional, political, civil, economic, social, cul...and organs of the legislative, social and political institutions, trade unions an...doubling the quantitative and qualitative political participation of women in elected instituti...

Foundation's Team

Libyan women have the right to more than just a seat at the table in their country's peace process

Created by Foundation's Team 566 days ago

...r a full and meaningful inclusion and participation of women in the peace pro...L to include women in the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum. Women in Lib...ve remained largely excluded from the political arena and a truly meaningful participation in peace negotiations, and wi...

Riham Faqih

MIFTAH caps off four training workshops within its protection and promotion of women's human rights project

Created by Riham Faqih 580 days ago

...zen rights, elections and the political participation of women and youth. MIFTAH c..., with a special focus on the political participation of women. This is with the ul...o; Meanwhile, Aref Jaffal, a political participation and elections trainer said th...

Mozn Hassan

Mozn Hassan Receives the Hrant Dink Award 2020

Created by Mozn Hassan 613 days ago

...f these crimes, supporting women’s right to participate in the political sphere and guaranteeing the i...state to undertake necessary measures to ensure a real and effective participation of women in the public sphere...

Foundation's Team

Let's name March 8 every day and everywhere!

Created by Foundation's Team 727 days ago

...ion and coordination. Women in political activism Ahlem Belhadj (Tuni...o an active member of Tunisia’s political transformation, lawyer Yosra...lize support to enhance women’s participation in decision-making. The netwo...epreneurs, and encourages their participation in public life. By networking...

Events

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Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Girls

Created by Foundation's Team 188 days ago

.... In addition to suffering violence in a domestic setting, women experience violence in the public sphere, preventing their meaningful participation in political and public life, as well as in th...

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Combating Violence Against Women and Girls: Human Dimension Seminar

Created by Foundation's Team 194 days ago

...blic sphere, preventing their meaningful participation in political and public life, as well as i...p;   Violence against women in political and public life; -  &n...p for the event is available here. Participation in the event is free of charg...

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Moroccan Amazigh oral and written literature translated into English, from a gender perspective

Created by Foundation's Team 426 days ago

...ture, social movements, history and memory, gender and socio-political transformations, youth participation, social media, and migrat...uo; and “the language of internal othering in Moroccan political and media discourse on Hirak of t...

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ONLINE DEBATE - Women in a men's world: how gender defines the path to success

Created by Foundation's Team 482 days ago

...f balance between work and personal life. However, increasing female participation and representation in the...ational Relations focusing on the research, analysis and forecast of political, operational and security develop...

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Regional workshop in Amman on women's engagement in public and political life

Created by Foundation's Team 896 days ago

...From Roadblocks to Roadmaps: Together to strengthen women’s political participation – Arab Region Learning...YLDF is a Yemeni NGO aiming at increasing female and male youth participation in the development of their c...

Maria Àngels Roque

Debate in Malta on the challenges of gender equality in the Mediterranean

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1182 days ago

...rence "Women in the Mediterranean" with the participation of the European Institute...ith the audience, which will count with the participation of the following personalities and experts: Yana Bland, a political activist for justice, equality an...

Hend M’HAMDI

The participation of Tunisian women in political and associative life

Created by Hend M’HAMDI 1596 days ago

...meeting under the theme of the participation of Tunisian women in political and associative life. This m...and a general reflection on the political issues of participation in municipal elections, it wi...ference-Debate at 18:30 Women’s participation in political life and decision-making process...

Maria Àngels Roque

Forum about women leadership in the Mediterranean area in Jerez

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1839 days ago

...rganizes, with the City Council of Cadiz and the Town Hall of Jerez de la Frontera, the Forum ’Women in the Mediterranean area: identity, political participation, leadership and emancipation’...

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The Foundation presents its monitoring report on the progress of equality in Oran

Created by Foundation's Team 2279 days ago

...ia Ait-Zai, who is the author of the case study of women’s participation in economic and social life in Algeria. Combating violence against women and women's participation in political life are two widely covered topic...

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Presentation of the First monitoring report of the Foundation in Tunis

Created by Foundation's Team 2422 days ago

...esearch Centre for Studies, Documentation and Information on Women - CREDIF. This event will address an overview on women's participation in economic, social and political life, as well as on violence agai...

Shared practices

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Transformative Political Identities for Gender Equality-LANA

Created by Foundation's Team 2056 days ago

...roject aims to increase women’s participation in decision making within...ion and attitude toward women’s political participation and gender roles and equality...acy plan and campaign to increase the participation of women in political life andto improve the implementa...

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Strengthening the political participation of Palestinian women

Created by Foundation's Team 2279 days ago

...ive role in the Palestinian struggle on the ground, their political participation and representation in political decision making positions is...raising the percentage of women´s representation in political decision making positions, to rea...

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Inviting children with their mothers for breakfast to raise awareness among mothers

Created by Foundation's Team 2281 days ago

...the role of these women as citizens and of their active and free participation in elections (to vote). T...o raise the awareness of more than 500 citizens on women´s participation in political life. This practice was idnetifi...

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Capacity building caravan of social actors in the southern Morocco

Created by Foundation's Team 2504 days ago

...was launched in 2009. Its aim is to provide political actors and associations from...inform and support the process of women' s participation in public life through a year...to benefit from a series of trainings. The participation condition was to propose a wo...

Calls and opportunities

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The Generation Equality Girls'Fund

Created by Foundation's Team 308 days ago

...e funds. Formal channels of GE include participation in the Action Coalitions...cipate, click here. Your group’s participation can be through the formal or...is independent of government institutions, political and religious organisations, and...

Hala Bugaighis

Call for expression of interest from Libyan women civil society organisations

Created by Hala Bugaighis 382 days ago

...quo;s role in decision making and effective participation in public life in Libya t...enhance women’s engagement in social, political, and economic life. This is base...o so. This will contribute to the effective participation of women in public life in Li...

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ODIHR Advocacy School on Gender and Politics

Created by Foundation's Team 390 days ago

...cy campaigns on women’s political participation and gender equality in po...mic research on women’s political participation and gender equality in politi...ncing women’s political participation and gender equality in politi...

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Lebanon: Enhancing women's participation in Beirut's explosion recovery

Created by Foundation's Team 473 days ago

...osals in Lebanon to enhance women’s participation in Beirut’s explosi...improving the socio-economic recovery and political participation of women and girls in peacebu...re that women participate meaningfully in political recovery following the explosion....

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Regional arts competition against Gender-based Violence

Created by Foundation's Team 573 days ago

...based violence, attention will also be given to the wider ramifications of emergencies on the health, socioeconomic situation, safety and political participation of women and girls.  I...

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Call for Papers UNESCO: Inequalities in the Arab region in light of Covid-19

Created by Foundation's Team 763 days ago

Call for Participation: Rethinking Social transformations - I...urve, highlight how economic and political policies and decisions taken...witnessing economic collapse or political instability. Therefore, the...stand the specific policy and geopolitical contexts in the Arab r...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

Take part in CAWTAR's training on transformative leadership in Gafsa

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 895 days ago

...for Leadership Roles in the MENA Region" which aims to increase the participation of women in decision-maki...are active members of established social and / or economic and / or political structures, aged between 18 and 3...

Mireia Estrada Gelabert

XABACA Scholarships for Arab Women Artists: Residency and Networking

Created by Mireia Estrada Gelabert 1440 days ago

...cts women in a different way than it affects men. The public and the political role of female creators is re...rtists to increase their role in social change. This will be done by participation in workshops and putting them...

Resources

Ikrame Moucharik

What is feminist self-defense?

Created by Ikrame Moucharik 460 days ago

...e has often been hidden, invisible, biologized or psychiatrized. The participation of women in wars or revol...power. With feminist self-defence, women regain their power to act, political awareness and politicization of t...

Foundation's Team

School for a Culture of Peace's report on conflicts, human rights and peacebuilding from a gender perspective

Created by Foundation's Team 627 days ago

...ectives: armed conflicts, socio-political crises and gender, peace and...armed conflicts and socio–political crises, as well as the inclus...al (LGTBI) population and their participation in peacebuilding initiati...armed conflicts and socio–political crises; and the final section is...

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E-Portal: Legal and human rights of women and men between equality and gaps

Created by Foundation's Team 1378 days ago

...women in the Arab region. The portal allows users to search for laws on different topics and rights such as education, health, violence, political participation, contribution to the economy,...

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WEBPAGE: EU Neighbourhood Info Center. EuroMed Gender Issues

Created by Foundation's Team 2429 days ago

...empowerment of women and girls, their access to justice, education, health care and other social services, strengthening their voice and political participation and shifting the institutiona...

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Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR)

Created by Foundation's Team 2432 days ago

...hese include, in particular, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), the Internati...l respect for an independent judiciary. - To guarantee the right to participation in public affairs without dis...

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League of Tunisian Women Voters

Created by Foundation's Team 2432 days ago

...eness of the importance of women’s role in supporting electoral practice. The association’s members also believe in the importance of the political participation of young people of both sexes...

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New Woman Foundation

Created by Foundation's Team 2432 days ago

...dom, equality and social justice, and consider women’s social, political, economic, citizenship and re...fective groups of women in civil society to widen the scope of their participation in the public space. - The d...

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Association of Women Committees for Social Work - AWCSW

Created by Foundation's Team 2562 days ago

...ng its efforts on promoting the social, educational, economical, and political development of Palestinian wo...k on raising the legal awareness of women, in order to promote their participation in decision-making processes,...

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Spain Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality. Institute of Women's Affairs and for Equal Opportunities

Created by Foundation's Team 2563 days ago

...stry of Health, Social Services and Equality which seeks to promote the conditions that allow social gender equality and the full participation of women in political, cultural, economic and social li...

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World Bank – DataBank

Created by Foundation's Team 2564 days ago

On this website, gender disparities are measured using a compilation of data on key issues: education, health, participation of labour force, and political participation. This data is also listed under four main tabs: by country, by topic, indicators, data catalogue and microdata.

Documents

Monia Braham

Implementing the 2030 Agenda in the Arab Region with a Gender and Green Local Development perspective

Created by Monia Braham 104 days ago

...ccess to economic resources, information and technology, and limited participation in policy formulation and...the Arab Region at the twenty-eighth ESCWA ministerial session as a political commitment that promotes policies...

Foundation's Team

The political participation of Jordanian women at the local level

Created by Foundation's Team 378 days ago

...repared a field diagnosis entitled "Women’s Participation in Municipal Councils in...ffairs. This paper focuses on the gaps in participation between Jordanian women and m...ors that limit the contribution of women to political life in the region of Irbid. The...

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Gender Equality in Morocco: Local Perspectives about the Constraints on Political Participation

Created by Foundation's Team 518 days ago

...n representatives of civil society organisations, trade unions and political parties, the analysis propose...e avenues of analysis on issues that affect or prevent egalitarian political participation in the Moroccan context....

Maria Alabdeh

COVID-19 and Women in Syria: Deepening Inequalities

Created by Maria Alabdeh 552 days ago

...tional and economic opportunities as well as the possibilities for political participation they previously had are n...o;s voices are critical in responding to any crisis, whether it be political, economic, or health-related....

Foundation's Team

Women's Political Presence in the Arab Mediterranean Region: Governance, Contentious Politics, and Agency

Created by Foundation's Team 559 days ago

...en’s presence in varied movements and mobilizations, and their participation in national and local gov...pandemic, women’s continued activism in both civil society and political society reflects the profound soc...

Foundation's Team

Gender Equality in Jordan: local perceptions and obstacles to political participation

Created by Foundation's Team 564 days ago

...ified as one of the factors preventing gender equality in terms of political representation and highlights...recommendations proposed by local associations to address the low political participation of women and girls in this ar...

Foundation's Team

Women's Political Participation in Jordan: Barriers, Opportunities and Gender Sensitivity of select Political Institutions

Created by Foundation's Team 584 days ago

...of the country’s institutions in promoting women’s political participation. Legal, institutional and social norms that serve as barriers to women’s political participation are highlighted....

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Women's political participation in Tunisia

Created by Foundation's Team 584 days ago

The article is published within the monograph "The Tunisian Exception. Profile of a unique political lab...

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Political Participation from an Intersectional Feminist Perspective: Practical Tools for Creating Transnational Feminist Political Movements

Created by Foundation's Team 593 days ago

...with Dawlaty, revolves around political participation from an intersectional fe...is to redefine the concept of political participation from the feminist standpoint...aditionally defined as “political action”. Using human rights...

Foundation's Team

The Electoral Quota - A Form of Gender Quota to Increase Women's Participation in Parliament: A Quantitative Study from a Survey in the Middle East

Created by Foundation's Team 608 days ago

...earch focuses on the impact of political parties and electoral quotas on women’s political participation within the context of Isl...its relation to women’s political participation was conducted for eight count...nter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research of the Univer...

Tags

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The involvement of Palestinian women in political processes: An overview of the West Bank / L'implication des femmes palestiniennes dans le processus politique: un aperçu de la Cisjordanie / مشاركة المرأة الفلسطينية في العمليات السياسية: نظرة عامة على الضفة الغربية

Created by Foundation's Team 458 days ago

In 2017, the Women’s Center for Legal Aid and Counseling (WCLAC) released an evaluation report highlighting the role of women in Palestinian politics, with the aim to examine the factors that hinder their access to decision-making bodies. This article is based upon the field diag...

Foundation's Team

Gender Equality in Morocco: Local Perspectives about the Constraints on Political Participation / Égalité de genre au Maroc : perspectives locales autour des limites à la participation politique / المساواة بين الجنسين في المغرب: وجهات نظر محلية حول القيود المفروضة على المشاركة السياسية

Created by Foundation's Team 518 days ago

Through the field diagnosis "Women’s access to positions of responsibility in the Souss-Massa region", the Tamaynut association has studied the legal, socio-economic, cultural and individual factors that hinder the access of women and girls to positions of responsibility in M...

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Égalité de genre en Jordanie : perceptions locales et obstacles à la participation politique / المساواة الجنسانية في الأردن: تصورات محلية وعقبات أمام المشاركة السياسية / Gender Equality in Jordan: local perceptions and obstacles to political participation

Created by Foundation's Team 564 days ago

En décembre 2018 l’association Al-Anwar (Al-Anwar Women Charity Society), a publié le diagnostic de terrain intitulé « Les femmes au pouvoir : perceptions locales et obstacles à Ma’an » en tant que chef de file du pôle local d&rs...

Foundation's Team

Women's Political Participation in Jordan: Barriers, Opportunities and Gender Sensitivity of select Political Institutions / / La participation politique des femmes en Jordanie : obstacles, opportunités et sensibilité au genre de certaines institutions politiques

Created by Foundation's Team 584 days ago

This report presents the findings of a country-based, peer-reviewed assessment of the existing opportunities and current challenges faced by Jordanian women candidates: both the enabling factors and obstacles in the election of more women to parliament and municipal councils. A second a...

Foundation's Team

Women's political participation in Tunisia / / La participation politique des femmes en Tunisie

Created by Foundation's Team 584 days ago

The article is published within the monograph "The Tunisian Exception. Profile of a unique political laboratory" edited by Federica Zoja in 2020 as the result of a need to revisit the development of this North African country’s democratic project, which has transformed from a newb...

Foundation's Team

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 584 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 ...

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Political Participation from an Intersectional Feminist Perspective: Practical Tools for Creating Transnational Feminist Political Movements / المشاركة السياسية من منظور نسوي تقاطعي: أدوات عملية لخلق حراكات نسوية سياسية عابرة للأوطان / La participation politique d'un point de vue féministe inters...

Created by Foundation's Team 593 days ago

This toolkit, designed by the Centre for Transnational Development and Collaboration in cooperation with Dawlaty, revolves around political participation from an intersectional feminist perspective. Written in Arabic, the aim of this toolkit is to redefine the concept of political parti...

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Regional workshop in Amman on women's engagement in public and political life / Atelier régional à Amman sur les femmes dans la vie publique et politique / ورشة عمل إقليمية في عمان حول النساء في الشأن العام والحياة السياسية

Created by Foundation's Team 896 days ago

Our Foundation, represented by Mrs. Natalie Pilhes, Vice President of the Foundation, will participate in the workshop ‘’From Roadblocks to Roadmaps: Together to strengthen women’s political participation – Arab Region Learning and Exchange Workshop’’...

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La participation des femmes à la vie politique locale dans le gouvernorat de Louxor, Egypte / مشاركة المرأة في السياسة المحلية في محافظة الأقصر في مصر / Women's Participation in Local Politics in Luxor Governorate, Egypt

Created by Foundation's Team 966 days ago

Alors que les stéréotypes, les rôles et les attentes liés au genre intimident la participation des femmes à la vie politique et publique dans certains pays, la législation et l’absence de politiques sensibles au genre sont considér&e...

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

Association Karama of Arab Family (AKFA)
Association club de le jeune fille pour la formation à l'action de développement
Assocaition des Femmes Chefs d'Entreprises du Maroc (AFEM)
Europeans Without Borders
Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS)
Yala Academy
Tunisian Association of Women Judges- TAWJ
Psycho Social Counseling Center for Women (PSCCW)
Association MINA's Talents
Business Women Forum-Palestine (BWF)
Green Globe
Association Tahadi pour l'Environnement
Genre en Action
La-Femme.tn
Lebanese League for Women in Business
Gender equality and parity commission - Municipality of Enfidha
Mediterravenir
Association Anaouat pour la femme et l'enfant
Equity, Parity and Gender Mainstreaming Commission of Guelmim
La Presse
Palestinian Bar Association (PBA)
KAFA (enough) Violence and Exploitation
Al-Bait Assamed Association Society
Association Neama for Development
Association Generation Challenge for Development and Culture
MSA University
Assiwar- the Feminist Arab Movement
Association of Organisations of Mediterranean Businesswomen (AFAEMME)
Venus Association for the culture and arts
Libanaises pour l'Egalité
Libyan Women Forum (LWF)
Women Entrepreneurs Accelerator (WEAccelerator)
Association pour le Droit à la Différence (ADD)
The Arab Association for Human Rights
Forum de Femmes Méditerranée (FFM)
Nelly Jazra

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Inviting children with their mothers for breakfast to raise awareness among mothers

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International Consortium for Gender Equality on Campus

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Capacity building caravan of social actors in the southern Morocco

The practice was launched in 2009. Its aim is to provide political actors and associations from southern Morocco with the tools...

SheFighter, inspiring initiative to end violence against women and girls

An estimated 80% of women in Jordan have faced street harassment, and 1 in 3 women in this country are survivors of physical...

Bringing Young Mothers Back to Education in six European countries

The problem of young mothers dropping out of education and facing difficulties in going back to education or training or entering...

Against Trafficking in Women – Awareness campaign against human trafficking in Tunisia

This campaign has the main aim to raise awareness among the public opinion and especially among the youth on the existent and...

Accompanying women in the creation of income generating activities (AGR : activités génératrices de revenus) creation and development in micro-businesses

The project is being carried out in Tangiers. The aim is to train women who already exercise an activity, to help them leave...