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Leandra Hettenbach

Kayan formed the Fada Coalition of Palestinian Women Against Violence

Created by Leandra Hettenbach 786 days ago

...ations across borders, the Fada Coalition of Palestinian Women Against Violence. The coalition was founded on...heir various places and unifies the feminist discourse on the issue of violence against women. Moreover, the...

Andalib Adwan

CMC raises awareness on Cyberviolence against people with disabilities in Rafah Governorate

Created by Andalib Adwan 829 days ago

...d relationships and self-expression, but cyberviolence affects them like other citiz...dquo;Digital Rights and Protection from Cyber Violence” in Rafah Governorate,...tional conventions and combating gender-based violence, as well as raising societal...

Andalib Adwan

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

Created by Andalib Adwan 829 days ago

...ft law on family protection from violence.” The session took plac...tions and to combar gender-based violence, as well as raising societal...d girls victims and survivors of violence to multi-sectoral services in...erbating the problem of domestic violence against women and all members...

Andalib Adwan

CMC implements 5 awareness workshops in Khan Yunis on digital rights

Created by Andalib Adwan 829 days ago

...ldquo;digital rights and protection from cyberviolence” were organized by the...digital rights and protection from electronic violence” in Khan Yunis Governor...ldquo;digital rights and protection from cyberviolence” in the remaining gover...

Wedad Sourani

Launch of the Training Program for building Young Leaders

Created by Wedad Sourani 833 days ago

...amad, and in cooperation with the Society of Women Graduates. The three days training addressed the concepts of gender, development, gender-based violence and political participation a...

safaa Ali

NADRF launches its campaign Grandma Amina's Tales to raise awareness on women's rights

Created by safaa Ali 844 days ago

...ality and the principles of democracy are spread and that all forms of violence and discrimination among all...les" to receive complaints from women who are subjected to any kind of violence or discrimination in society...

Foundation's Team

EMWF's photo exhibition was displayed in Marseille as part of Le Temps des Femmes organized by FFM

Created by Foundation's Team 846 days ago

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

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center implements 5 awareness workshops on cyberviolence in Khan Yunis

Created by Andalib Adwan 851 days ago

...Digital Rights and Protection from Electronic Violence” organized by the Commu...tional conventions and to combat gender-based violence, as well as raising societal...n the digital space as a form of gender-based violence.  In the same context,...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center launches the Our Spaces mobile application to facilitate access for women victims of violences to services in the Gaza Strip

Created by Andalib Adwan 861 days ago

...girls survivors of gender-based violence (GBV) face difficulty in acce...ces and contribute to addressing violence issues, and this represents a...omen and Youth from Gender-Based Violence - Our Safe Spaces" by launchi...equality and combat gender-based violence, as well as supporting women...

Foundation's Team

Hunger strike in front of the Court of Bastia to bring justice to Angeline C.-F., victim of domestic violence

Created by Foundation's Team 869 days ago

...o;s Rights Day, Angeline C.-F., 54, settled in front of the gates of the Bastia court, to begin her first day of hunger strike.Victim of domestic violence, this woman who extricated he...

Events

Susana Pavlou

Gender Equal Education: Innovating through Play

Created by Susana Pavlou 1890 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 1947 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 1984 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 2018 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 2033 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 &...

Maria Àngels Roque

Photo exhibition and discussion in Torredembarra on Mediterranean feminisms

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 2079 days ago

...of activities celebrating the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (25 November)....Moroccan in particular, to end discrimination, sexism and gender-based violence. For more information on the...

Samira MUHEYA

Street show: Masaktach, Speak up against harassment

Created by Samira MUHEYA 2085 days ago

...rsquo; awareness on the issue of sexual harassment and the law against violence against women which was appro...blic space are meant to claim a cross-cutting approach to gender-based violence in public policies. This show...

Samira MUHEYA

The Federation of Women's Rights Leagues launches its 2017 Violence Report soon

Created by Samira MUHEYA 2085 days ago

...es, through the office of its Network against Violence – Injad,  organises a press conference to launch the Violence Report for 2017 in coordinati...national Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (25 N...

Foundation's Team

FFEM presents its photo exhibition and actions at Women4Mediterranean Conference

Created by Foundation's Team 2151 days ago

...es in the Euro-Mediterranean Region”, launched by FFEM on November 25th 2017 on the occasion of the International Day on the Elimination of Violence against Women, will be speaki...

Foundation's Team

Exhibition in Barcelona: Women, stereotypes and Mediterranean cities

Created by Foundation's Team 2152 days ago

...place following 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...

Resources

Foundation's Team

Beit el-Hanane Home of Tenderness

Created by Foundation's Team 3226 days ago

...haritable organization that deals with the problems of abused women in Lebanon. It promotes community awareness and education to break a cycle of violence and abuse; and it provides an...

Foundation's Team

Théâtre Variable n2

Created by Foundation's Team 3226 days ago

...with the public and in collaboration with living writers. For example, the project "There is no certainty to fight against gender stereotypes and violence against women" opens with a s...

Foundation's Team

La Independent

Created by Foundation's Team 3263 days ago

...gency is to give visibility to women in the media.  It tackles subjects such as Cooperation and Development; Human Rights of Women and Violence; Culture; Economy; Gender ide...

Foundation's Team

Radio Voix de femmes

Created by Foundation's Team 3263 days ago

...n Femmes en communication (FEC), which deals with issues concerning gender equality. Its program schedule focuses on a variety of topics, such as violence against women, sexual and rep...

Foundation's Team

Atria - Institute on Gender Equality and Women's History

Created by Foundation's Team 3334 days ago

...men’s positions. Some of Atria’s key objectives are to achieve a better reconciliation of work and family life for women, to prevent violence against women and girls, to f...

Foundation's Team

Resource Centre for Women (MARTA)

Created by Foundation's Team 3334 days ago

...unemployed women, female victims of human trafficking and of domestic violence. It establishes cooperation w...es and endorses combating poverty and female exclusion, elimination of violence against women and promotion o...

Foundation's Team

National Centre for the Study and Prevention of Violence and Abuse

Created by Foundation's Team 3334 days ago

The National Centre for the Study and Prevention of Violence and Abuse (NCSPVA) is an interdiscipli...stimulating and inclusive environment in which to study and understand violence and abuse and its prevention...

Foundation's Team

Women in distress

Created by Foundation's Team 3334 days ago

...The purpose of this non-profit organization is to provide women, their children and young girls effective protection against gender-based violence (GBV) through the development...

Foundation's Team

Terre des Femmes (TDF)

Created by Foundation's Team 3334 days ago

...focus areas: Female Genital Mutilation (FGM); Honour crimes; Domestic violence; Women trafficking, and Virgi...25th of November – the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women....

Foundation's Team

Soroptimist International: a voice for women

Created by Foundation's Team 3334 days ago

...ctive and committed women in the world. The objectives of this NGO are to improve access to education for women and girls, to combat all forms of violence against women, to promote wom...

Documents

Maria Alabdeh

COVID-19 and Women in Syria: Deepening Inequalities

Created by Maria Alabdeh 1346 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 1346 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...

Foundation's Team

Gender Justice and Equality before the law: Analysis of Progress and Challenges in the Arab States Region

Created by Foundation's Team 1357 days ago

...er justice a reality for all. The report focuses on the laws and law enforcement practices that matter most for women and girls: protection from violence, rights within the family, pr...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 1359 days ago

...and 73% feel safe in their neighborhood. Only 15% of women work in income-generating jobs. 73% do not know where to seek assistance related to violence or harassment. 74% do not kn...

Foundation's Team

Audacity in Adversity: LGBT Activism in the Middle East and North Africa

Created by Foundation's Team 1364 days ago

...sical examinations, lack of gender recognition for transgender people, violence by state and non-state actors...in places where activists risk social exclusion, prison sentences, and violence by security forces, armed gro...

Foundation's Team

Sexual Violence by Force of Arms Against Women in Syria: A Tool of Political Repression, Social Dismantling and Impoverishment of Women and Communities

Created by Foundation's Team 1374 days ago

...d on a gender analysis of sexual violence crimes in Syria, Dawlaty and...own feminist analysis of sexual violence. More than sixty women parti...egarding the treatment of sexual violence in Syria; one that looks at t...d to listing the forms of sexual violence, their occurrences and the pa...

Foundation's Team

Essential Services Package for Women and Girls Subject to Violence

Created by Foundation's Team 1375 days ago

...ntial Services for Women and Girls Subject to Violence, the Essential Services Packa...toral responses forwomen and girls subject to violence. The provision, coordination...significantly mitigate the consequences that violence has on the well-being, health...

Foundation's Team

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 1375 days ago

...This brief highlights emerging trends of violence against women and girls (VAWG...se services) for women and girls experiencing violence. It provides examples of acti...disruption of services for women survivors of violence. It draws upon best practices...

Foundation's Team

The gendered impact of the Covid-19 crisis and post-crisis period

Created by Foundation's Team 1378 days ago

...r-term effects of previous outbreaks. This includes the lack of sex-disaggregated data, the role of healthcare workers and care workers, domestic violence, the impact of quarantine on...

Foundation's Team

EIGE Sectoral Brief : Gender and Migration

Created by Foundation's Team 1385 days ago

...uality) are: labour market participation, deskilling and the informal economy; family reunification; international protection; gender-based violence.   Download and read...

Tags

Foundation's Team

Pour l'accès des filles à l'éducation dans les communautés de Bethléem et Hébron / تحسين وصول الفتيات إلى التعليم في مجتمعات بيت لحم و الخليل / Enhancing girls access to education in the communities of Bethlehem and Hebron

Created by Foundation's Team 2340 days ago

Plusieurs recherches suggèrent que les filles qui vivent dans les communautés classées comme « Zone C » et contrôlées par l’autorité israélienne dans les gouvernorats de Bethléem et d’Hébron sont parti...

Foundation's Team

Algerian feminism and the long struggle for women's equality / Le féminisme algérien et la longue lutte pour l'égalité des femmes / النسوية الجزائرية والنضال الطويل من أجل مساواة المرأة

Created by Foundation's Team 2348 days ago

Amira Merabet, a 34-year-old woman, was burned alive in the Eastern Algerian town of El Khroub in August. Her crime: refusing a man’s advances. The murder shocked Algeria, and protests were held across the country – in Constantine, Oran, Algiers and ...

Foundation's Team

2 initiatives from UN Women to celebrate International Women's Day / 2 initiatives de l'ONU femmes pour célébrer la Journée internationale des femmes / مبادرتين لهيئة الأمم المتحدة للمرأة احتفاءاً باليوم العالمي للمرأة

Created by Foundation's Team 2351 days ago

On the occasion of International Women’s Day on March 8, UN Women launches two initiatives, the first is a call for participation in a series of collective writing workshops in several Arab countries, in cooperation with volunteers and local partners. Entitled ’’ Her Story ’’ this initi...

Foundation's Team

The situation of access to informal and formal justice systems for women and girls with disabilities in the Gaza Strip / دراسة عن وصول النساء و الفتيات ذوات الإعاقة إلى نظم العدالة غير الرسمية و الرسمية في قطاع غزة / La situation de l'accès aux systèmes de justice informel et informel pour les fe...

Created by Foundation's Team 2354 days ago

Women in the Gaza Strip, particularly women with disabilities, are facing great challenges to access informal and formal justice system at all levels. This research aims at identifying their real situation and revealing their knowledge with regard to the justice system, as well as their...

Foundation's Team

The notion of women's empowerment between relevance and ambivalence / مفهوم "تمكين المرأة"بين الملاءمة والتضارب / La notion d'autonomisation des femmes entre pertinence et ambivalence

Created by Foundation's Team 2360 days ago

The academic usage of the notion of empowerment in various fields (development, poverty, gender equality, etc.) do not always draw on the same conceptual framework. This article aims to summarize some of the advantages but also some limitations of the uses of the concept of women’...

Foundation's Team

Gender Equality Index 2017: Measuring gender equality in the European Union 2005-2015 / Indice d'égalité de genre 2017: Mesurer l'égalité entre les femmes et les hommes dans l'Union européenne 2005-2015 / مؤشر المساواة بين الجنسين لعام 2017: قياس المساواة بين الجنسين في الاتحاد الأوروبي 2005-2015

Created by Foundation's Team 2383 days ago

  This report documents the third edition of the Gender Equality Index of the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE). The third edition provides scores for 2005, 2010, 2012 and 2015. It relies on a conceptual framework that embraces different theoretical approaches to gende...

Foundation's Team

The Status of Women Human Rights Defenders in Libya / La situation des femmes défenseures des droits humains en Libye / وضع المدافعات عن حقوق الإنسان في ليبيا

Created by Foundation's Team 2409 days ago

This research paper aims to highlight the situation of WHRDs in Libya as it looks in depth into elaborating the Libyan WHRDs struggle and fight to enter the political landscape despite the socio-cultural and political instability, along with the domination of available platforms by nati...

Foundation's Team

Declaration of the Euro-Med Women's Rights Civil Society Conference / Déclaration de la conférence de la société civile euro-méditerranéenne sur les droits des femmes / إعلان مؤتمر منظمات المجتمع المدني في المنطقة الأورومتوسطية حول حقوق المرأة

Created by Foundation's Team 2417 days ago

Since the first Ministerial Conference in Istanbul 2006, the UfM Ministerial Process on strengthening the role of women in society has been approached by civil society as one of the major tools to promote gender equality in the Euro-Med region. Following up on the Ministerial Conclusion...

Foundation's Team

Trends of feminism in the Arab spring uprisings - The Syrian case 2011 - 2015 / Les tendances du féminisme dans les soulèvements du printemps arabe - Le cas syrien 2011 - 2015 / اتجاهات الحراك النسوي في ظل ثورات الربيع العربي – التجربة السورية نموذجاً 2011 - 2015

Created by Foundation's Team 2417 days ago

This research paper was prepared in the framework of the Scientific Research Support Program, funded by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and the Open Society Foundation. The paper presents a brief account of the history of the intellectual and political feminist movement i...

Foundation's Team

In the Core or on the Margin: Syrian Women's Political Participation / المشاركة السياسية للمرأة السورية بين المتن و الهامش / Au centre ou en marge: La participation politique des femmes syriennes

Created by Foundation's Team 2484 days ago

The book consists in a research conducted and written by Lama Kannout, Coordinator of the Study Committee of the Syrian Feminist Lobby, with the support of the Euro-Mediterranean Feminist Initiative. The research aims at shedding light on the political elites that shape policies and ex...

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

Egyptian Center for Women'  s Rights (ECWR)
University of Manouba Tunisia
Nahda Association
Cooperation for Community Development Association
Bothoor Alkhaer Human Organization
Fundació Aroa
KAFA (enough) Violence and Exploitation
Free Sight Association
International Journal of Interdisciplinary Gender Studies: Contemporary Medusa
Equity, Parity and Gender Mainstreaming Commission of Guelmim
Tamazight Women Movement
The Entrepreneurs Forum (FCE)
Association club de le jeune fille pour la formation à l'action de développement
Femmes pour le Dire, Femmes pour Agir (FDFA)
Albanian Forum for the Alliance of Civilisations
Soroptimist Club Marrakech
Strane Straniere
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Morocco Volunteers
Try Center for Training and Education
Mouwatinet Association
Monia Braham
Palestinian Centre for Peace and Democracy
Mohammed V University- Agdal Rabat
Malta Confederation of Women's Organisations - MCWO
Center for Euro-Mediterranean Dialogue
Femme Action - Woman Action (A.F.A - A.W.A)
Mixité et Gouvernance en Méditerranée
La-Femme.tn
Arab Women Parlamentarian Network
Youssef Bouataoun
Service for Women's Rights and Gender Equality (SDFE)
Mor Masa Ritüeli
National Commission for Lebanese Women (NCLW)
Hiwar Center for youth and women's empowerment
Al-Mashreq for development and population

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Documents

Guide on the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) in Tunisia

This kit provides basic information on the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW),...

Women's Rights and Trade: Time for a radical change

This publication highlights a number of ways in which the current EU approach to trade impacts negatively upon women and girls....

Economic Empowerment in the West Bank, Palestine

This research study explores the perception of women's economic empowerment in Palestine, particularly in the West Bank. It...

Women and Television in Maghreb: Improvement of Portrayal of Women on French-Speaking Maghreb Television Channels

The UNESCO Action Plan for gender equality foresees measures aimed at further integrating gender equality in the media and...

Women, Design and Democracy. What future for the Mediterranean?

This article discusses about women and design in the Mediterranean and how these concepts are related to social change and...

Strengthening the role of women in rural and agricultural areas: Obstacles and opportunities

Women in rural and agricultural areas play a key role in the development of the territories. Because of their role in the...

The Human Right to Privacy: A Gender Perspective

The report discusses gender issues arising in the digital era from the perspective of the human right to privacy, and their...

Turkey: Women and Domestic Violence

In Turkey, as in many other countries around the world, hundreds of thousands of women are daily victims of human rights...

Early/Child Marriage in Syrian Refugee Communities

This report focuses on the issue of child/early marriage among young girls in Syrian refugee communities, with a special focus on...

Education for All Regional Report 2014 for the Arab States

The 'Education for All' (EFA) is a 15-year agenda whose ambitious objectives were adopted by 163 nations in Dakar in 2000,...