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Check out the winners and finalists of our art contest Collaging a Gender-Equal Future!

Created by Foundation's Team 570 days ago

...habetical order by last name) This, in a single woman, is normal Adriana Bermúdez, Spain For a vaccine against the virus of domestic violence Zakariya Bigharasne, Morocc...

Samira MUHEYA

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

Created by Samira MUHEYA 590 days ago

...tional and social roles; their contributions have been pivotal. Their bigger exposure has also meant that they been subjected to various forms of violence and discrimination. Ten years...

Antonia Tsirigoti

Exchange of good practices in handling domestic violence cases and protecting abused women and their children between Greece and Iceland

Created by Antonia Tsirigoti 601 days ago

...d Greece in handling domestic violence cases and protecting abused w...ection to victims of domestic violence. Opening speeches were addres...resident of the European Anti-Violence Network and Ms. Antonia Tsiri...omen who suffer from domestic violence not to stay silent, to report...

Stephanie Willman Bordat

Promoting better practices in media coverage of gender-based violence in Morocco

Created by Stephanie Willman Bordat 605 days ago

...ted to start a new two-year project with Networks of Change and local Moroccan NGOs to promote better practices in media coverage of gender-based violence in Morocco. Within this frame...

Qusai Alsheikh

Putting an end to child marriages

Created by Qusai Alsheikh 607 days ago

Some gender-based forms of violence, such as honour crimes or child marriages, are escalating in Syria, following the toll of the war and its multi-layered impact. As a result, littl...

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An online hackathon to fight against gender-based violence in Tunisia

Created by Foundation's Team 611 days ago

...to be launched in Tunisia. Its objective is to develop a mobile application enabling women to have access to legal information in order to combat violence against them. This activity...

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Our Generation Equality: 7 thematic events within the framework of the Generation Equality Forum

Created by Foundation's Team 664 days ago

...x coalitions of action of the Forum. These are multi-stakeholder partnerships defined around six themes identified as priorities: Gender-based violence (7 December) Justice and eco...

Mozn Hassan

Launching the campaign On Equal Basis

Created by Mozn Hassan 670 days ago

...25+” will go - within the three pillars of Beijing’s work: violence against women, women human ri...o participate in the 16 days of activism campaign against gender-based violence, from November, 25th, 2020 to...

Mozn Hassan

Launching the campaign Their Journey: Why We Became Feminists

Created by Mozn Hassan 676 days ago

...of the 16 Days Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence; in 2020, Nazra for Feminist...experiences of those who chose to combat this violence by shedding light on the femi...iety that is suffering from multiple forms of violence against its women. #TheirJou...

Samira MUHEYA

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign in Morocco

Created by Samira MUHEYA 678 days ago

Gender-based violence against women and girls is an assault on their dignity and discriminati...stent human rights violations in the world today. However, most of this violence goes unreported because of th...

Events

Maria Àngels Roque

Photo exhibition and discussion in Torredembarra on Mediterranean feminisms

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1417 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 1423 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 1423 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...

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FFEM presents its photo exhibition and actions at Women4Mediterranean Conference

Created by Foundation's Team 1489 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...

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Exhibition in Barcelona: Women, stereotypes and Mediterranean cities

Created by Foundation's Team 1490 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...

Life Foundation

Life Foundation launches a new program to support women victims of violence

Created by Life Foundation 1526 days ago

...Reintegration has launched ‘’Haqi’’ (my right) program, which particularly targets women who are vulnerable or victims of violence. The program involves organi...

Maria Àngels Roque

Conference on Syria: Women activists bringing hope

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1557 days ago

...d dignity, they endured all kinds of suffering and loss. Regardless of individual political views, the population suffers unimaginable trauma and violence, yet it resists desperation a...

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CIRFF2018: Come visit our photo exhibition on gender stereotypes!

Created by Foundation's Team 1572 days ago

...2017, on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to honor women...se portraits address themes such as access to education, institutional violence or intersections between disc...

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Conference: Stories and woes of women in the Euro-Mediterranean region

Created by Foundation's Team 1573 days ago

...and woes of women in the Euro-Mediterranean region: accounts, bodies, violence, money" on the occasion of th...August 29, also at 9AM, session 3 will deal with the topic "Women and violence", and at 10:40 session 4 will...

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Join the FFEM at our conference as part of the CIRFF2018!

Created by Foundation's Team 1574 days ago

...7 at 3:40PM. - Session 3: Women’s empowerment in the Mediterranean: A topical issue, August 28 at 9am. - Session 4: Knowledge and action: Violence against women in the public a...

Resources

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Beit el-Hanane Home of Tenderness

Created by Foundation's Team 2564 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...

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Théâtre Variable n2

Created by Foundation's Team 2564 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...

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La Independent

Created by Foundation's Team 2601 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...

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Radio Voix de femmes

Created by Foundation's Team 2601 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...

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Atria - Institute on Gender Equality and Women's History

Created by Foundation's Team 2672 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...

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Resource Centre for Women (MARTA)

Created by Foundation's Team 2672 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...

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National Centre for the Study and Prevention of Violence and Abuse

Created by Foundation's Team 2672 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...

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Women in distress

Created by Foundation's Team 2672 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...

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Terre des Femmes (TDF)

Created by Foundation's Team 2672 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....

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Soroptimist International: a voice for women

Created by Foundation's Team 2672 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

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

Created by Foundation's Team 695 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...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 697 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...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 702 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...

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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 712 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...

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Essential Services Package for Women and Girls Subject to Violence

Created by Foundation's Team 713 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...

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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 713 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...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 716 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...

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EIGE Sectoral Brief : Gender and Migration

Created by Foundation's Team 723 days ago

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

Maria Àngels Roque

Female leadership, a major asset for a better future

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 723 days ago

...le sectors of work. Also, during this period, women have suffered more violence and harassment in many countr...f women’s contribution and commitment and the denial made of the violence against them? Many civil soci...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 731 days ago

...n the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on women and girls, including how it is affecting extreme poverty, employment, health, unpaid care and violence against women and girls. The...

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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 1678 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...

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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 1686 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 ...

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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 1689 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...

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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 1692 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...

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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 1698 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’...

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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 1721 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...

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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 1747 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...

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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 1755 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...

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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 1755 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...

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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 1822 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

Forum de Femmes Méditerranée (FFM)
Permanent Peace Movement (PPM)
Faculty of Media & Knowledge Sciences, University of Malta
Syrian Women's Network
Albanian Journalists Group (AJG)
Socio-cultural centre for women in action
Ideaborn Consulting
Palestinian Human Rights Organization (PHRO)
Challenge Association of Sustainable Development (A.C.D.D.)
Benaz Batrawi
Trajectorya noorteorganisatsioon MTÜ
Jossour Forum des Femmes Marocaines (Jossour FFM)
NAWF Women Entrepreneurs
Albanian Forum for the Alliance of Civilisations
Ntic et Citoyennete - Maurifemme
Palestinian Bar Association (PBA)
The Egyptian Youth Council for Development
La Presse
Elham Ibrahim Younis Abdelaal
League for Lebanese Women's Rights (LLWR)
Alèxia Carrasco
Association for the Promotion of Rural Women of Mezzouna
The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (MIFTAH)
Femmes Informations Juridiques Internationales Rhône-Alpes (FIJI-RA)
Youth Today Association for Development
EÖTVOS LORÁND University
Zouhair Gassim
Women'  s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling
Women Against Violence (WAV)
Mother's School Association
National Broadcasting and Television Society - SNRT
Jyhene Kebsi
Pertinence Sa Dynamisme Qualite
Women and Leadership
The Moroccan Human Rights Forum
Humanity Diaspo

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