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Call for Applicaions! Mediterranean Youth Academy

Created by Foundation's Team 379 days ago

Are you between 18 and 29 years old? Are you a national of one of the Union of the Mediterranean –UfM Member States? This is your chance to apply to the 3...

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CLUSTER produces a Compilation of identified efficient practices aimed at tackling youth unemployment in 7 Mediterranean countries

Created by Foundation's Team 546 days ago

The "Compilation of identified efficient practices" is a document produced by CLUSTER’s project partner ARCES Association from Italy. Further...

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CLUSTER met to discuss the production of trainings on sustainable economy and their dissemination

Created by Foundation's Team 560 days ago

On 3 June 2022, the CLUSTER consortium met to debate developments in the creation of the Private Sector oriented Catalogue and the&n...

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CLUSTER releases its report on employment needs in the field of sustainable economy

Created by Foundation's Team 591 days ago

After the gathering of 48 regional and national stakeholders in a Cross-border Workshop in Amman, Jordan, the results are now available with this&n...

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CLUSTER asked 1,458 young people and women from 7 Mediterranean countries about their professional needs

Created by Foundation's Team 591 days ago

During the first phase of project implementation, 1,458 young NEETs ("Not in Education, Employment, or Training") and women were interviewed by CLUSTER...

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CLUSTER met to discuss new e-learning tools

Created by Foundation's Team 616 days ago

On June 12, 2022, the CLUSTER partners met to discuss the future e-learning tools and e-platform. These are to be made available to trainees in the 7 mediterranea...

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CLUSTER conducts Focus Groups to create inclusive training materials for young people and women

Created by Foundation's Team 667 days ago

With the aim of improving the employability skills of youth and women in the Mediterranean, CLUSTER is developing Curricula to train them in four sectors of sus...

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CLUSTER joins the Union for the Mediterranean Ministerial Policy Conference, an event to foster employment among youth and women in the region

Created by Foundation's Team 732 days ago

On 17 May 2022, CLUSTER, represented by the Managing Director of the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), Mr Roger Albinyana, and Progr...

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CLUSTER joins the MedCat Days 2022, an event to connect Catalan actors working in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 791 days ago

On 23 March 2022, CLUSTER participated in the MedCat Days 2022, a hybrid  event co-organised by the Ministry for Foreign Action and Open Government and...

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Launch Conference of CLUSTER: advanCing youth and women sociaL inclUSion in The MEditerRanean project

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 914 days ago

Background The economic hardships following the COVID-19 pandemic have heavily hit employment opportunities in the Euro-Mediterranean region, raising numbers of...

Events

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EMWF and CLUSTER participate in the Forum of Mediterranean Worlds in Marseille on 7 and 8 February 2022

Created by Foundation's Team 858 days ago

The photo exhibition of the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM), with secretariat and headquarters at the IEMed, "Women in Ac...

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International Meeting of Women Journalists and Communicators of the Mediterranean

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 938 days ago

The European Network of Women Journalists, with the support of Diario Feminista, organises the International Meeting of Women Journalists and Communicators of the...

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Register for the I Conference on Disability and Social Inclusion in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 990 days ago

The situation of persons with disabilities in the Euro-Mediterranean region is far from being fully satisfactory. Many countries have improved their legislative e...

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International Online Conference: Women in Industry and Innovation

Created by Foundation's Team 1411 days ago

...ions of the conference.  The Conference will tackle the following themes: Harnessing the potential of women-led entrepreneurship and self-employment in value chain development R...

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UfM Workshop:Tourism: Generating Jobs for Youth in the MENA Region

Created by Foundation's Team 1641 days ago

On 4 December 2019, a Workshop on “Tourism: Generating jobs for Youth in the MENA Region” will take place at the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM)&rsq...

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UfM Regional Dialogue: youth and women's empowerment, a key issue in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 1830 days ago

The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), institution that labels the actions of our Foundation, is organizing a Regional Dialogue on "Shared views on key issues in...

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Research seminar: "Restraints and obstacles to women' s economic empowerment”

Created by Foundation's Team 3301 days ago

27 and 28 May 2015, School of Governance and Economics, Mohamed VI Polytechnic University in Rabat This seminar is framed within the context of current crises (political,...

Shared practices

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AFIF: Literacy, Training and Employment for Women in Algeria

Created by Foundation's Team 2311 days ago

In 1962, when Algeria became independent, it set up a huge literacy programme. More than 85 percent of the population was illiterate, and despite considerable inv...

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Educational exhibition 'Women-men equality in the work place'

Created by Foundation's Team 2664 days ago

This new educational exhibition for the general public is meant to raise awareness and combat sexist stereotypes in professional segregation. It should particular...

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'Jeunes et Femmes' (youth and women): tools to build a life

Created by Foundation's Team 2664 days ago

The “Jeunes et Femmes” (youth and women) project was launched in 2010 by the Mission locale des Ulis in response to problems of isolation, desocializa...

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Because they are my children, my nationality is their right

Created by Foundation's Team 3236 days ago

The campaign targeted 18,000 Lebanese women married to foreigners. The majority of them live in Lebanon and they have problems with the residency and work of their children...

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Call for social, cultural and health rights for young street mothers

Created by Foundation's Team 3293 days ago

The practice focuses on the case of young street mothers aged 14 to 22 who are often victims of violence and are pregnant after having been kidnapped and pressed...

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Young Women as Job Creator - Phase I

Created by Foundation's Team 3293 days ago

The practice was structured around seminars by promoting self-employment and entrepreneurship. Around 800 students have benefited from this motivation and advice programme in or...

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Rehabilitation and reintegration of former women prisoners in the provinces of Al Sharqia, Ismailia, Port Said and Alexandria

Created by Foundation's Team 3294 days ago

The main objective of the practice is the construction of long-lasting mechanisms for the integration in society of women prisoners after their release. It operat...

Calls and opportunities

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Technical support of project and communication for CLUSTER

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 981 days ago

This year, the IEMed was awarded a grant to tackle social exclusion and poverty amongst vulnerable groups, through the ENI CBC Med project CLUSTER. ...

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Apply to become Project Manager for CLUSTER

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 981 days ago

This year, the IEMed was awarded a grant to tackle social exclusion and poverty amongst vulnerable groups, through the ENI CBC Med project CLUSTER. &nbs...

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Consultant on contestations and backlashes to gender equality in the MENA

Created by Foundation's Team 982 days ago

EuroMed Rights is looking for an external consultant to document attempted and successful forms of contestations/‘backlashes’ to gender equality in th...

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Traineeships for Gender Equality at EIGE

Created by Foundation's Team 1031 days ago

The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) announces traineeship opportunities lasting up to six months for graduates who are either nationals of an E...

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Call for Projects 2021: Acting for Equality between Women and Men

Created by Foundation's Team 1170 days ago

Drawing by C. Cochain On the occasion of International Women’s Rights Day, the French Embassy is launching a new call for projects on March 8, 2021 to su...

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UN WOMEN Programme Associate in Jerusalem, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES - Job Offer

Created by Foundation's Team 1528 days ago

UN WOMEN is looking for a Programme Associate in Jerusalem, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES    Location: Jerusalem, Palestinian Territories Application Deadli...

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UN WOMEN is looking for a Communications Specialist in Cairo, EGYPT

Created by Foundation's Team 1536 days ago

UN WOMEN is looking for a Communications Specialist in Cairo, EGYPT. Find the details below: Job:  Communication Specialist Location : Cairo, EGYPT A...

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AGEMI project: Submit your best practices on gender equality

Created by Foundation's Team 2249 days ago

AGEMI is an EU-funded project which aims to advance gender equality in the media by sharing good practices, developing meaningful training activities and fosterin...

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Memory and Identity: Rethinking Cultural Heritage

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 2257 days ago

If you are a young female writer aged between 18 and 30 and speak one of the languages of the 43 countries of the Euro-Mediterranean region, then perhaps you will...

Resources

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The gender gap in employment: What's holding women back?

Created by Foundation's Team 2307 days ago

Around the world, finding a job is much tougher for women than it is for men. When women are employed, they tend to work in low-quality jobs in vulnerable conditi...

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Business Development Center (BDC)

Created by Foundation's Team 3164 days ago

Established in 2004, the Business Development Center (BDC) is a non-profit organization committed to fostering economic development and public reform in Jordan an...

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Beit el-Hanane Home of Tenderness

Created by Foundation's Team 3164 days ago

Beit el-Hanane Home of Tenderness, is a non-profit, non-denominational, non-discriminatory, charitable organization that deals with the problems of abused women i...

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EUROCIRCLE

Created by Foundation's Team 3222 days ago

The Eurocircle association develops and implements European projects, particularly in the field of international mobility to promote the integration and employabi...

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Poland: Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs. Gender Equality Department

Created by Foundation's Team 3295 days ago

The Gender Equality Department works on raising awareness in terms of gender equality, particularly in the labour market but also in the public sphere. Poland act...

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Monaco: Ministry of State

Created by Foundation's Team 3295 days ago

Fundamental liberties are guaranteed in the Principality of Monaco by the Constitution and they do not entail any gender-based discrimination. The Ministry of Sta...

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Italy: Department of Equal Opportunities

Created by Foundation's Team 3295 days ago

The actions developed by the Department of Equal Opportunities to guarantee gender equality affect numerous fields, such as the definition of financial laws, the...

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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 3295 days ago

...uality and the full participation of women in political, cultural, economic and social life as well as the active promotion of employment and self-employment among women. It implements po...

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Belgium – Institute for the Equality between Women and Men

Created by Foundation's Team 3295 days ago

Federal public institution responsible for guaranteeing and promoting gender equality and to fight against any form of discrimination and inequality based on gender. It see...

Documents

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Youth, Women and Employment in the Mediterranean Region: Continuity and Change

Created by Foundation's Team 625 days ago

The Union for the Mediterranean’s (UfM) 5th Ministerial Conference on Employment and Labour, held on 18 May this year in Marrakesh (Morocco), gave ministers...

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

Created by Monia Braham 836 days ago

Since the adoption of the international convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women (CEDAW) and the Beijing platform for Action, wo...

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Legal gender recognition in the EU The journeys of trans people towards full equality

Created by Foundation's Team 1150 days ago

This study would not have been possible without the contributions of trans individuals living across the EU, who played a crucial role in the study, as reviewers,...

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Sexism at work: how can we stop it? Handbook for the EU institutions and agencies

Created by Foundation's Team 1186 days ago

This handbook will be relevant for every organisation and for all work contexts, bothin the public and private sector. However, the content has been tailored to t...

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The Care Economy in the Arab States: Towards recognizing, reducing and redistributing unpaid care work - brief

Created by Foundation's Team 1250 days ago

Women play an outsized role in the care economy in the Arab States, performing 4.7 times more unpaid care work than men – the highest female– to&ndash...

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No Gaps Handbook and Toolbox for professionals in integral intervention with young female asylum seekers and refugees

Created by Milena Kadieva 1252 days ago

The No Gaps Handbook & Toolbox for professionals in integral intervention with young female asylum seekers and refugees targets professionals in counsell...

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Addressing the gender dimension of informality - Tackling Vulnerability in the Informal Economy

Created by Foundation's Team 1274 days ago

Globally, men are more exposed to informality than women, but the share of women in informal employment exceeds that of men in a majority of countries (Chapter&nb...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 1291 days ago

The first two decades of the 21st century has seen its share of dramatic events: the “war on terror” launched in the aftermath of the 11 September 200...

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Needs Assessment of Syrian Women and Girls Under Temporary Protection Status in Turkey

Created by Foundation's Team 1297 days ago

UN Women and Association for Solidarity with Asylum Seekers and Immigrants (ASAM) undertook a comprehensive needs assessment of Syrian women with the aim of gathe...

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From Insights to Action: Gender equality in the wake of COVID-19

Created by Foundation's Team 1331 days ago

This publication summarizes the data, research and policy work produced by UN Women on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on women and girls, including how...

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Female entrepreneurship progress in Setif / تطور ريادة الأعمال النسائية في سطيف / Le développement de l'entrepreneuriat féminin à Sétif

Created by Foundation's Team 2125 days ago

The wilaya (region) of Setif, Algeria, has a strong economic and commercial potential, it is distinguished by a large offer of university centers and vocational training centers. Despite this, the participation of women in the economic sphere remains low: it is estimated that in 2016 an...

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Les Pionnières: oser, innover, entreprendre. / بايونيرز (الرواد) الجرأة و الإبتكار و التنفيذ / Pioneer Women: daring, innovaton, entrepreneurship

Created by Foundation's Team 2664 days ago

Créé il y a 10 ans, Les Pionnières c’est un réseau de près de 20 incubateurs et pépinières au service d’entrepreneures innovantes et créatrices d’emplois durables en France, au Maroc, en Belgique et au Luxembourg....

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Gender equality and economic independence: part-time work and self-employment: Report / Égalité entre les femmes et les hommes et indépendance économique : travail à temps partiel et auto-emplois : rapport / المساواة بين الجنسين و الإستقلال الإقتصادي: العمل بدوام جزئي و التوظيف الذاتي: تقرير

Created by Foundation's Team 2774 days ago

This report focuses on the importance of gender equality in economic rights and independence, including access to employment, appropriate working conditions and control over economic resources. The report analyses the effects of part-time work and self-employment, on the economic independence of ...

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Entrepreneurial Environment Study: Slovakia National Report / Étude sur l'environnement entrepreneurial : Rapport national sur la Slovaquie / دراسة بيئة ريادة الأعمال: التقرير الوطني لسلوفاكيا

Created by Foundation's Team 3139 days ago

This report is framed within the European project "Fostering Gender Equality: Meeting the Entrepreneurship and Microfinance Challenge", coordinated by the European Microfinance Network, which seeks to improve the understanding of women's entrepreneurship and to identify and exchange good practice...

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Fondation Cherie Blair pour les femmes / / Cherie Blair Foundation for Women

Created by Foundation's Team 3164 days ago

La Fondation Cherie Blair pour les femmes se centre sur le développement et la transformation des micro, petites et moyennes entreprises féminines en des entreprises grandissantes et durables. La fondation développe des projets avec des solutions durables aux d&eacu...

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Meeting the entrepreneurship & microfinance challenge. Country report: Spain / Relever le défi de l' entreprenariat et de la microfinance. Rapport par pays: Espagne / مواجهة تحدي ريادة الأعمال والتمويل الأصغر. تقرير بلد: أسبانيا

Created by Foundation's Team 3283 days ago

This report is framed within the comparative studies conducted in eight European countries involved in the project "Fostering Gender Equality: Meeting the Entrepreneurship & Microfinance Challenge" (Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Norway, Slovakia, Spain and United Kingdom), which aims to ...

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Who Answers to Gazan Women? An Economic Security and Rights Research / Qui est responsable envers les femmes de Gaza ? Une recherche sur la sécurité et les droits économiques / من يستجيب لنساء غزة؟ بحث في مجال الإستقرار الإقتصادي و الحقوق

Created by Foundation's Team 3298 days ago

This research describes the different adaptation strategies used by women in Gaza to compensate the collapse of household pay under the combined effects of the Israeli occupation, internal political struggles, military destruction and the current economic blockage. The survey focuses on the econo...

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

The Palestinian Association for Empowerment and Local Development - REFORM
International therapeutic Attorneys Centre (ICAR)
Amal Association for the family and the child
Soumia Boutkhil
SHASHAT WOMAN CINEMA
Palestinian Working Woman Society for Development
Association des femmes pour le développement et la culture
Development Association ‘Rawafed’
Wafaa Ziti
Association of Organisations of Mediterranean Businesswomen (AFAEMME)
Community Development and Caring Children with Special Needs Association (SCDA)
Global Forum for Religions and Humanity (GFRH)
Sarab Center for Culture and Community Arts
Space Starting Point (ESPOD)
FLSH Ain Chock
Orbital Endowment Fund
Elham Ibrahim Younis Abdelaal
Tubas Charitable Society
Amel Association International
Immigrant Women in Catalonia Association (AOMICAT)
هلدا عواد
La ciutat invisible
Tamazight Women Movement
Ntic et Citoyennete - Maurifemme
Mada for Citizenship and Development
Sciences Po
Social Association  Active Woman  of the Tizi-Ouzou Wilaya
Volunteering association  Touiza  of the wilaya of Algiers
Portuguese Platform for Women'   s Rights - PpDM (Plataforma Portuguesa para os Direitos das Mulheres)
Association for the Development & Enhancement of Women (ADEW)
El Watan
Ideaborn Consulting
AMANE – Association Meilleur Avenir pour Nos Enfants
Social and Economic Forum for Women Association

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Opening of the Generation Equality Forum: 100 feminist associations call for mobilisation for the universal rights of women

The Feminist Collective for the Generation Equality Forum, which brings together more than a hundred French, European and...

Voices from CSW62

In an interview with UN Women following the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62) held last march, Nehad...

Launch of the 2nd cycle of Local Clusters of gender equality actors

Every year, 7 local clusters are being formed in 7 countries (Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia),...

Innovations for Social and Labour Inclusion for Migrant Women

The Power Up project aims the social and labour inclusion of women with a migrant background, by means of empowering and...

Success in the Mediterranean region for citizenship education practices at school: total engagement for preventing violence and to promote the values of gender equality

Throughout 2017 the Forming Responsible Citizens (FRC) project has been setting up a big community in the Mediterranean region:...

The abortion ban in Poland is an attack on women's and fundamental rights

In a Press releases, the Chairs of the Women’s Rights and Civil Liberties committees call for solidarity with protesters in...

A Raising Awareness Campaign

The association ''Voix de Femmes Marocaines'' has organized an awarness campaign on the ocasion of the International...

مركز الإعلام المجتمعي CMC ومركز شؤون المرأة WAC يعقدان جلسة نقاش لأفلام مهرجان بعيون النساء 2022

عقد مركز الإعلام المجتمعي CMC بالتعاون مع مركز شؤون المرأة WAC جلسة نقاش لمجموعة من أفلام مهرجان بعيون النساء 2022، وذلك بحضور...

CLUSTER participated in the launch of the first farm in Catalonia using the aquaponics method

CLUSTER took part in the inauguration of the 1st aquaponics farm in Catalonia on 27 October!The increasing need to...

ECWR Publishes a Report on Supporting NGOs for Women in times of the COVID-19 Outbreak

(Cairo 29th of June 2020) ECWR publishes a report titled “Supporting NGOs for Women in times of the COVID-19 Outbreak. ” ECWR...