Maria Àngels Roque

A new issue of Quaderns de la Mediterrània, on art and creativity as bridges of intercultural dialogue

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 419 days ago

...ute;guez (manager of the Foundation’s secretariat) and Itzea Goikolea-Amiano analyse how trans-Mediterranean writings reveal languages and traditions and show the erasures, breaks...

Esther Fouchier

A training programme to enhance Euro-Med interculturality

Created by Esther Fouchier 647 days ago

...plural identities. This work is likely to help participants to better understand identity and to lead them to share their culture, heritage and traditions with their correspondents fro...

Maria Àngels Roque

Issue 30-31 Quaderns de la Mediterrànea - Intercultural Dialogue: Recognising Ourselves in the Culture of the Other

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 779 days ago

...The dossier is structured into two interrelated sections: “Times of Transformation and Resilience” and “Shared Identities and Traditions”, with which we have so...


Maria Àngels Roque

Roundtable in Tarragona on women's voices in religion

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1325 days ago

...rously yield their voices to men. But it is also true, that the act of silencing is more present in religious or philosophical traditions. How do women see these traditions and how do they tell them? Ar...

Shared practices

Foundation's Team

Solar mamas: It takes one woman to light a village!

Created by Foundation's Team 1805 days ago

...ghts Rafea’s learning journey, and her inspiring struggle to make a difference in her community. The documentary cleverly demonstrates how traditions and customs may often create...

Foundation's Team

Soulaliyates women' s right to ownership and enhancing their role in local governance.

Created by Foundation's Team 2692 days ago

...the lands (which belong to Soulaliyates tribes) are only for the use of men due to unjust laws and male chauvinist mentality and discriminatory traditions.  ...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 2749 days ago

...and employment empowerment, including access to loans, raising awareness of reproductive health, social and family reintegration, and change of traditions and cultures strengthening di...

Calls and opportunities

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for Papers “Women, Religions and Gender Relations” (9-11 November 2016, Turin, Italy)

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 2306 days ago and women in religions • The ever-changing role of women in a social context of hybridization processes and recognition of various religious traditions • Female engagement in relig...


Foundation's Team

Women in Islam: a journal on gender relations in Islam

Created by Foundation's Team 1270 days ago

...nd cultural challenges associated with the intersection of Islam and gender. Its aim is to promote alternative, progressive readings of Islamic traditions and texts on the topics of ge...

Foundation's Team

Platform: A Civil Status for Every Child

Created by Foundation's Team 1682 days ago

...ld are affected by it every year.  In a very large number of countries these children do not have a legal existence because of patriarchal traditions and sexist discrimination tha...

Foundation's Team

Al Mafroud: A documentary by Abaad on the change of gender roles during crises

Created by Foundation's Team 1804 days ago crises and wars by highlighting the unique stories of powerful Syrian female refugees who challenged the predetermined roles that customs and traditions impose on them. By doing this...


Foundation's Team

How Changing Social Norms is Crucial in Achieving Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 744 days ago

...Often it is automatic and unintentional, and rooted in the belief that others expect us to behave in a certain way, particularly when upholding traditions and culture. This document i...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 1154 days ago

...nderstand this situation, this article examines the particular case of the smallest governorate of Egypt: Luxor which is governed by customs and traditions and known to be conservative....

Carmen Garraton

Attitudes and values of young students in Algiers and in Kabylie: their perception of women's rights

Created by Carmen Garraton 1195 days ago

...eligion, coexist several political and religious divergent trends in which the presence of youth is increasingly noticed. However, the weight of traditions seems to play a strongly root...


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Le mariage des mineures : demande sociale et action publique - Une étude de cas sur trois communes de la province d'Al Haouz / زواج القاصرات: الطلب الاجتماعي و العمل الحكومي - دراسة حالة لثلاث دوائر في إقليم الحوز / Minors'Marriage: Social Demand and Public Action - A Case Study of three communes...

Created by Foundation's Team 1608 days ago

Cette étude ambitionne de contribuer au débat public sur le mariage des filles mineures à travers une étude de cas portant sur trois communes rurales de la province d’Al Haouz au Maroc. L’étude cherche à apporter des élé...

Foundation's Team

The Rising Tide - A new look at Water and Gender / المد الصاعد - نظرة جديدة عن المياه و النوع الاجتماعي / La marée montante - Un nouveau regard sur l'eau et le genre

Created by Foundation's Team 1609 days ago

The report reviews a vast body of literature to present a "thinking device" that visualizes water as an asset, a service, and a "space." It shows water as an arena where gender relations play out in ways that often mirror inequalities between the sexes. And it examines norms and practic...

Foundation's Team

Country Profile: Female Genital Mutilation in Egypt / Profil du pays: mutilation génitale féminine en Egypte / تشويه الأعضاء التناسلية الأنثوية في مصر

Created by Foundation's Team 1906 days ago

With an FGM prevalence of 87.2% among all women aged 15-49 in a population of nearly 95 million, Egypt has the greatest number of women and girls who have experienced Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) of any country in the world.  The prime purpose of this Country Profile is to impro...