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Stephanie Willman Bordat

The Global Treaty to End Violence Against Women and Girls

Created by Stephanie Willman Bordat 319 days ago

...t of the global treaty to end violence against women and girls, afte...protect women and girls from violence," she says. According to the...of the global treaty. “Violence against women and girls is pr...ritize awareness raising over violence prevention. Interviews with w...

Andalib Adwan

Our Safe Spaces training programme, to tackle GBV in Palestine

Created by Andalib Adwan 432 days ago

...topics related with gender-based violence. During the training, organis...s the access of women victims of violence to multi-sectoral service pro...ation. Women who are exposed to violence resort to shelters. Who do th...o women survivors and victims of violence, including legal awareness, r...

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The Generation Equality Forum concludes in Paris with announcement of commitments

Created by Foundation's Team 454 days ago

...r five years; and pursuing legal and social change to end gender-based violence, including FGM and child marr...including an investment of USD 1 Billion to support programmes to end violence against women, and USD 175 Mi...

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Trans Advocacy Week 2021: Trans Activists Worldwide Come Together During the UN Human Rights Council

Created by Foundation's Team 468 days ago

...these discussions, activists will address the ongoing epidemic of violence against trans women and...against trans people worldwide, combined with an uninterrupted wave of violence and murders, ongoing historic...

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Online Gender-Based Violence: What Scenario For The MENA Region ?

Created by Foundation's Team 493 days ago

...of news on "Online Gender-Based Violence: What Scenario For The MENA R...g the established order. Online violence is on the rise, particularly...ped the diversity of online violence situations faced by women in...uthorities. Online gender-based violence is heightened for public wome...

Esther Fouchier

The Voix de femmes project continues to transform the Euromed region!

Created by Esther Fouchier 495 days ago

...hand, it aims to provide a space for reflection on discrimination and violence suffered by women in the Medi...ean artistic expressions that are arisingp in response to the types of violence accentuated by the pandemic....

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The Euromed Feminist Initiative calls for a stop in the killing and ethnic cleansing of Palestinians

Created by Foundation's Team 499 days ago

...ewish settlers, brought further escalation of violence in Palestine. This latest act...ke with tear gas and rubber bullets. Israeli violence has escalated during the past...ate ceasefire regarding the Gaza Strip. Stop violence against Palestinians with Isr...

خولة قراقع

Press release by the Palestinian NGO Forum to Combat Violence Against Women (Al Muntada)

Created by خولة قراقع 500 days ago

The Palestinian NGO Forum to Combat Violence Against Women (Al Muntada), Amal Coalition to Combat Violence Against Women in the Gaza Strip, and Fada Coalition- Palestinian Women Against Violence have released a statement hop...

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Egypt: EU supports the combat against gender based violence

Created by Foundation's Team 529 days ago

...well as confirm a zero-tolerance approach to all forms of violence against women. “We reject violence against women, in all its for...o support family planning as well as to fight all forms of Violence Against Women in general and...

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Associations denounce Turkey's withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention

Created by Foundation's Team 559 days ago

...the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul Convention). This a...onal action and commitment is more important than ever to end violence against women and girls exace...

Events

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Our photography exhibition on gender stereotypes, in Tarragona

Created by Foundation's Team 986 days ago

...nd current headquarters the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The 10 select...

Maria Àngels Roque

The 1st International Congress for the Eradication of GBV soon in Barcelona!

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1110 days ago

The Catalan Women’s Institute organizes the 1st International Congress for the Eradication of Gender Based Violence on October 22 and 23 in Barcelona. The Congress is struct...

Esther Fouchier

Workshops, exhibitions, meetings and debates on feminism in Marseille!

Created by Esther Fouchier 1139 days ago

...and creative possibilities. A place of debate on international feminist progress and challenges. It aims to: Develop local solidarity; Combat violence against women and children;...

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Our photo expo arrives to Marseille!

Created by Foundation's Team 1140 days ago

...e Euro-Mediterranean region", which was launched by the FFEM in November of 2017, on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The exhibitio...

Helena González Fernández

IX Arendtian Spring International Lecture Cycle. Hannah Arendt on violence

Created by Helena González Fernández 1203 days ago

...rave; de Pensament i Política (GAPP) organizes the fourth session of the IX Arendtian Spring International Lecture Cycle "Hannah Arendt on violence". In this new session, Enzo...

Susana Pavlou

Gender Equal Education: Innovating through Play

Created by Susana Pavlou 1228 days ago

...Fighters, both games designed to challenge gender stereotypes. The conference will also feature music concerts and clips related to gender-based violence in teen relationships created...

Amina Byouz

Meeting in Mjs Mejatt to raise awareness on violence against women

Created by Amina Byouz 1285 days ago

...n the law 103.13 related to the fight against violence against women, at Dar Chabab...ssociation, focused on the different forms of violence (psychological, physical, sex...omen can seek if they happen to be victims of violence. The beneficiaries of the me...

Maria Àngels Roque

New chance to visit FFEM's photo exhibition on gender stereotypes in Barcelona!

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1322 days ago

...ypes in the Euro-Mediterranean region", launched by the FFEM in November of 2017, on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The exhibitio...

Maria Àngels Roque

FFEM's photo exhibition is back to Barcelona!

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1356 days ago

...tion is the fruit of the photo contest launched by the FFEM on November 25, 2017, on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women ("Powerful wome...

سفيان السعودي

End of an Initiative to combat violence against women in Tetouan

Created by سفيان السعودي 1370 days ago

...your voice heard” initiative to combat violence against women concluded 2018...ional and national legislations on combatting violence against women, especially the...campaigns, spouse rape, a widespread form of violence that remain invisible given &...

Calls and opportunities

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for proposals for increasing women participation in public life in Egypt

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1881 days ago

...based initiatives aiming at economic and social empowerment of women; and to support community-based initiatives aiming at combating all forms of violence against women. Eligible appl...

Foundation's Team

Apply to our call for the mobilization of gender equality actors!

Created by Foundation's Team 1903 days ago

...e of women in society: Equal rights for women and men to participate in the political, economic, civil and social life Combating all forms of violence and discrimination against wo...

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for applications for a writer-in-residence on women’s status

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1916 days ago

...om 1st until 12th November 2017. The call states that "The idea is to enable each participant to explain their experiences, in order to denounce violence and harassment suffered by wo...

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for paper “Women against War System"

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 2336 days ago

...practically-oriented contributions to be addressed to specific questions related to women refugees, conflict and peace building, democratization, violence and post-conflict issues....

Maria Àngels Roque

A sea of words against gender violence

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 2350 days ago

...address different experiences and views on the various types of gender violence and discrimination within our...n (FFEM). Out of this background and expertise, IEMed considers gender violence any expression of violence or...

Resources

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UNSCR 1325'National Action Plan Map

Created by Foundation's Team 1633 days ago

...rticipation in peace negotiations and in post-conflict reconstruction, and to protect women and girls from sexual and gender-based violence in armed conflict. It was als...

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UN Women's Training Center

Created by Foundation's Team 1658 days ago

...of the courses’ themes are "Women’s economic empowerment"; Violence against women and girls"; "Gender equality and education", or "Understanding masculinities and violence against women and girls: An I...

Silvia Gagliardi

Violence Against Women: The Stark Reality between Morocco's Human Rights Progress

Created by Silvia Gagliardi 1872 days ago

...e also draws attention to the discontinuity between the legal focus on violence against women (VAW) by women&...which perpetuates inadequacies in both of their approaches. KEYWORDS: Violence against women, women’s...

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Women Against Violence (WAV)

Created by Foundation's Team 2200 days ago

http://www.wavo.org/nv/en/ 

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KAFA (enough) Violence & Exploitation

Created by Foundation's Team 2222 days ago

http://www.kafa.org.lb/studies-publications/0/1/newsletters 

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Women's Security Index

Created by Foundation's Team 2258 days ago

...by bringing together achievements for example in schooling and access to cell phones, an essential tool for women around the world, with data on violence against women and girls....

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Research projects on gender violence at the Research seminar in Tunis

Created by Foundation's Team 2434 days ago

...region exposed the progress of their thesis (posters) and received recommendations of professors and researchers who are specialised on types of violence in order to develop presentat...

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Cahiers du Genre

Created by Foundation's Team 2561 days ago

...ork, the body, equality, migration, the family, sexualities, post-colonialism, masculinities, feminisms, science and technology, public policies, violence, art, etc. The journal encour...

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Al Nadeem Center for Rehabilitation of Victims of Torture

Created by Foundation's Team 2564 days ago

..., campaigning and mobilizing different community circles against these practices. All of their subsequent activities, whether related to torture, violence against women or any other su...

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Quartiers du Monde Association

Created by Foundation's Team 2564 days ago

...he cities, to search together the opportunities and the alternatives of change with regard to the environment, education, work, social exclusion, violence and construction of a more as...

Documents

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Shadow report on the Convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women

Created by Foundation's Team 614 days ago

...Morocco, in addition of the INJAD League Network against gender-based violence throughout the national terri...analyses of these issues and includes recommendations on how to fight violence and discrimination against wo...

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Public policies to combat domestic violence in Spain: Intersecting perspectives with France

Created by Foundation's Team 628 days ago

...This report sheds light on public policies to combat domestic violence in Spain, which are regularly...crete recommendations for the improvement of public policies to combat violence in France based on the Spanis...

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EXIT: Challenges and Needs of Lebanese and Syrian Women in Prostitution

Created by Foundation's Team 628 days ago

...t ministries, law enforcement authorities,UN agencies, local and international nonprofit organizations. The study was conducted by Kafa (enough) Violence & Exploitation in coopera...

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Women4Mediterranean Conference 2020

Created by Foundation's Team 636 days ago

...ind actionable solutions that can drive real change for women in the areas of the economic impact of COVID-19 for women entrepreneurs in MENA and violence against women and girls durin...

Maria Alabdeh

Syrian Women's Readings of the Present, Future and Associated Concepts

Created by Maria Alabdeh 636 days ago

...often extremely limited in Syria, the study offers in-depth perspective and feedback from Syrian women on topics such as identity, gender roles, violence, militarism, and the role of...

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Intensification of efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women: Report of the UN Secretary-General (2020)

Created by Foundation's Team 664 days ago

...d activities carried out within the United Nations system to eliminate violence against women and girls. Emph...is in the report is placed on the urgent need for efforts to eliminate violence against women in the context...

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Gender Equality and Violent Extremism: a Research Agenda for Libya

Created by Foundation's Team 668 days ago

This research report examines the gender dynamics of radicalization to violence in Libya and efforts to counter and prevent violent extremism. Based on primary rese...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 669 days ago

...ll around the globe, MENA women are at the frontline of the COVID-19 response and also suffer from expanding unpaid care burdens and gender-based violence. However, region-specific res...

Maria Alabdeh

COVID-19 and Women in Syria: Deepening Inequalities

Created by Maria Alabdeh 684 days ago

...19 on women in Syria cannot be disconnected from their exposure to the violence and trauma of war and displac...ductive healthcare, strained mental health, and increased gender-based violence. While the conflict in Syria...

Mozn Hassan

Violence against women in Egypt: From Black Wednesday to the Pandemic

Created by Mozn Hassan 684 days ago

This paper gives a brief background on violence against women in Egypt since "the Black Wednesday" in 2005 wi...commendations and actions the state should adopt in order to eradicate violence and sexual violence against w...

Tags

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Report of the Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity / Rapport de l'Expert indépendant sur la protection contre la violence et la discrimination fondées sur l'orientation sexuelle et l'identité de genre / تقرير الخبير ا...

Created by Foundation's Team 1580 days ago

This is the 1st report of the Independent Expert on Protection against Violence and Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity, presented in July 2017 in application to the resolution 32/2 of the Human Rights Council for human rights (A / 72/172). The author offers ...

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Guide sur l'intégration de la dimension de genre dans les politiques publiques en faveur des personnes handicapées / دليل تعميم مراعاة المنظور الجندري في السياسات العامة للإعاقة / Guide to gender mainstreaming in public disability policies

Created by Foundation's Team 1587 days ago

Ce guide cherche à explorer comment inclure efficacement les femmes et les filles handicapées dans différents domaines de la vie, souvent négligée dans les politiques publiques, et offrir des recommandations aux décideurs et aux militant-e-s sur...

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Testimonies and hypotheses on the experience of women in conflict / شهادات وفرضيات حول مُعاش النساء في النزاعات / Témoignages et hypothèses sur le vécu des femmes en conflits

Created by Foundation's Team 1593 days ago

On 14 and 15 May 2018, the Faculty of Law and Political and Administrative Sciences of the Lebanese University in Beirut hosted the seminar of the Euro-Mediterranean Euro - Mediterranean Academic and Scientific Network on Women and Gender (RUSEMEG) entitled “Experiences of wo...

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Women's experience in cities in conflict: a bibliography / Expériences de femmes dans les villes en conflits : une bibliographie / قائمة مراجع: تجارب النساء في مدن تشهد نزاعات

Created by Foundation's Team 1593 days ago

This bibliographic collection was produced in the context of the Euro-Mediterranean University and Scientific Network on Gender and Women (RUSEMEG) Research Seminar: "Women’s Experience in Cities in Conflict", held at the Lebanese University of Beirut on 14 and 15 May 2018. This s...

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Syria Response Consultations on the UK National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security / الاستشارات السورية حول خطة العمل الوطنية للمملكة المتحدة بشأن المرأة, و السلام و الأمن / Consultations des parties prenantes en Syrie pour un plan d'action national du Royaume-Uni sur les femmes, la paix et...

Created by Foundation's Team 1606 days ago

Throughout the uprising and conflict in Syria, women’s rights activists have worked to deliver a wide range of life saving services and advocate for human rights of women and girls. However, their contributions, experiences, and concerns continue to be missing from international p...

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Gender and Sport in Africa: Between Practices and Public Policy / Genre et Sport en Afrique : Entre pratiques et politiques publiques / النوع الاجتماعي والرياضة في أفريقيا: بين الممارسات والسياسة العامة

Created by Foundation's Team 1608 days ago

This book brings together contributions from authors of various fields and bearing various views on the issue of gender in sport in Africa. Beyond a simple practice of leisure or competition, the sport serves, indeed, as a relevant analyzer of the society’s pheromones, in particul...

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Field diagnosis: Prostitution and trafficking in women in the eastern suburbs of Beirut / Diagnostic de terrain: La prostitution et la traite des femmes dans la banlieue-est de Beyrouth / تشخيص ميداني: البغاء والاتجار بالنساء في الضواحي الشرقية لبيروت

Created by Foundation's Team 1619 days ago

Lebanon provides a refuge for many women and teenagers driven away from neighbouring countries by wars and conflicts, as well as some who have come from other countries seeking better economic conditions. Trafficking and prostitution are exacerbated in a context of unemployment and inse...

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Women, business and the law 2018 / Les Femmes, l'Entreprise et le Droit 2018 / المرأة والأعمال والقانون 2018

Created by Foundation's Team 1642 days ago

Women, Business and the Law 2018 is the 5th edition in a series of biennial reports measuring the legal obstacles to women who engage in economic activity around the world. The analysis draws on newly-collected data across seven indicators: accessing institutions, using property, gettin...

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Challenges to Women's Security in the MENA Region / Les défis de la sécurité des femmes dans la région MENA / التحديات التي تواجه أمن النساء في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا

Created by Foundation's Team 1662 days ago

On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2013, the Middle East Program at the Wilson Center invited a cross-section of women activists, politicians, academics, and entrepreneurs to give their views on the challenges that women face in terms of security. This publication includ...

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Training Manual: Gender and Female Genital Mutilation / Manuel de formation: genre et mutilation génitale féminine / دليل تدريبي: النوع الاجتماعي و تشويه الأعضاء التناسلية للإناث

Created by Foundation's Team 1677 days ago

This guide addresses the issue of female genital mutilation (FGM), to inform trainees that FGM is a harmful practice and a form of violence against women and girls. The manual focuses on unequal power relations between women and men and sees them as the root cause of FGM. This guide al...

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

University of Coimbra
Réseau Algérien des Femmes d'Affaires (RAFA)
ISIS Center for Women and Development
Helwan Association for Community Development (Bashayer)
Sarab Center for Culture and Community Arts
Association du Développement et des Études Stratégiques de Medenine (ADESM)
Association BALODIREN
AWSA-Be, Arab Women's Solidarity Association-Belgium
Association Khmir Environnement et Développement
Independent Researcher
Tafoukt Souss Association for Women Development
International Alliance of Women (IAW)
The Union of Feminist Action
Women in Business of Algeria
Assiwar- the Feminist Arab Movement
University of Sousse
Rayhana Association for Women of Jendouba
CREAD – Research center applied economics for development
Aman Society Centre for counseling, development and community health
Center for Euro-Mediterranean Dialogue
La-Femme.tn
Observatori Cultural de Gènere
FILASTINIYAT
Moroccan Association of Reproductive Health
Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development (JOHUD)
Gender Alternatives Foundation (GAF)
University of Naples  L'Orientale
Amadal Presse
THE A FACTOR
2 RIVES TV (Lyon TV Cable)
Saba Hamlet for Gender Equality
Association Tazghart
National Association for Youth Exchange
Future Pioneers for Empowering Communities (FPEC)
Urban Community of Marrakech
Association Tunisienne de la Santé de la Reproduction (ATSR)

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Documents

Turning promises into action: Gender equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

UN Women’s new flagship report, provides a comprehensive and authoritative assessment of progress, gaps and challenges in...

The intersectionality of class and gender : women's economic activities in east and west Amman

This research is based on a comparative study between East and West Amman women in terms of economic activity. Amman (Jordan)...

Practices from the field. Advocating for Women in the Euro-Mediterranean Region

This analysis presents 12 successful practices in advocacy and policy dialogue pertaining to gender equality, developed in...

Marriage in the Arab world

The evolution of demographic marriage patterns reflects the social and economic changes taking place in the Arab world. This...

Field diagnosis: The role of elected women in the province of Ifrane

Despite a favourable legal framework for equality of opportunity in the mechanisms for political action and access to political...

An analysis of the Victims' Rights Directive from a gender perspective

This report presents a gender perspective analysis of the Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and the Council of 25...

Sexism, equality, feminism: what young girls think in 10 key numbers

These key figures were obtained following a study conducted in august 2016 by the institute CSA of the audiovisual council among...

Towards a Future without Fundamentalisms. Analyzing Religious Fundamentalist Strategies and Feminist Responses

This publication seeks to meet a heavy demand of information from members of the Association for Women’s Rights in...

WOMEN IN THE ECONOMY II: How Implementing a Women's Economic Empowerment Agenda Can Shape the Global Economy

In 2015 Citi group published the Citi GPS report Women in the Economy: Global Growth Generators, which made the case that the...

Water Management in Fragile Systems: Building Resilience to Shocks and Protracted Crises in the Middle East and North Africa

The Middle East and North Africa region has always coped with water scarcity. The world’s oldest civilizations have...