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Mozn Hassan

Launching the campaign Their Journey: Why We Became Feminists

Created by Mozn Hassan 7 days ago

...y shedding light on the feminist awareness development of some Egyptian women. From November, 25th, 2020 t...ovement throughout its history was created by the struggles of Egyptian women. The women who faced various...

Samira MUHEYA

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

Created by Samira MUHEYA 8 days ago

Gender-based violence against women and girls is an assault on their dignity and discrimination against them. It is the result of the different forms of inequality that exi...

Susana Cereijo

Call for internships at the IEMed for the year 2021

Created by Susana Cereijo 22 days ago

...and writing skills are especially encouraged to apply. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to collaborate with the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation whose head...

Foundation's Team

Libyan women have the right to more than just a seat at the table in their country's peace process

Created by Foundation's Team 29 days ago

...imously adopted Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security on 31 Oct...ful inclusion and participation of women in the peace process at this...efforts of UNSMIL to include women in the Libyan Political Dialo...local levels and nationwide. Yet women have remained largely exclude...

Helena González Fernández

ADHUC participates in a cycle of debates celebrating the plurality of feminisms

Created by Helena González Fernández 35 days ago

...sitat de Barcelona - ADHUC’s session focussed on violence against women to provide an academic view o...a Navarro. Elena Losada is specialized in the criminal novel written by women. She has directed two researc...

Ana Sofia Fernandes

Portuguese Platform for Women's Rights (PpDM) presents Council of Europe's initiative to prevent and combat sexism

Created by Ana Sofia Fernandes 40 days ago

...The Portuguese Platform for Women’s Rights (PpDM - Plataf...es. It is promoted by the European Women’s Lobby (EWL) and, in P...EWL - the Portuguese Platform for Women’s Rights - and the Comm...the continuum of violence against women and girls, containing a set o...

Riham Faqih

MIFTAH caps off four training workshops within its protection and promotion of women's human rights project

Created by Riham Faqih 43 days ago

...uded follow-up with youth and women’s groups on the prepara...he political participation of women. This is with the ultimate go...lence and the need to support women and youth as voters and candi...e Protection and Promotion of Women’s Human Rights” i...

Susana Cereijo

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

Created by Susana Cereijo 54 days ago

...the two shores. We must acknowledge. This issue includes an article on Women’s leadership in times o...crisis by Soukaina Bouraoui, executive director of the Center for Arab Women for Training and Research (CA...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

EU cross-border cooperation programme celebrates International Day of Rural Women

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 54 days ago

...’ International Day of Rural Women on 15 October from 11:00 to 1...ing the potential of Mediterranean women in rural areas: constraints a...e situation of employment of rural women in the Mediterranean, discuss...r Peace (ACPP), the Center of Arab Women for Training and Research (CA...

Ghida Abdallah Anani

ABAAD Founder and Director, Ghida Anani, named Champion for Peace

Created by Ghida Abdallah Anani 59 days ago

...banon. She was also one of the names behind the 2020 Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation campaign launched on the occasion of International Women’s Day. Furthermore, t...

Events

Sana Afouaiz

Mediterranean Tech Women Week 2020

Created by Sana Afouaiz 4 days ago

...you to the Mediterranean Women Tech Week (MTWW 2020), from t... Founder and Director at Womenpreneur Initiative; M&oac...opportunity of networking for women from both shores of the Medit...h to 11.30h: Conference: Tech Women for Empowerment and Developme...

Esther Fouchier

Online debate: Women of the Mediterranean, between violence and strategies for freedom

Created by Esther Fouchier 5 days ago

...he Elimination of Violence against Women celebrated on 25 November, th...debate to discuss the situation of women on both sides of the Mediterr...née, the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation, the association...wing questions: How are the recent women’s emancipation movements taki...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

The prevention of Gender-Based Violence at University: From Knowledge to Action for Change

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 6 days ago

As part of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign (25 November-10 December) 2020, CAWTAR is organizing in close collaboration with it...

XX

XII Mediterranean Women Entrepreneurs Virtual Forum

Created by XX 15 days ago

...The 2020 edition of the Mediterranean Women Entrepreneurs Forum will be h...ng the impact of the pandemic on Mediterranean women". Speakers will discuss to wh...will analyze the current situation of businesswomen in the Mediterranean, focusin...

Foundation's Team

WEBINAR - Rethinking Gender-Based Violence in 2020: Perspectives from Egypt, Lebanon and Syria

Created by Foundation's Team 15 days ago

...inar via YouTube here. The Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (EMWF...al Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (November 25), the IEMed, in...ANON) Zeina Kanawati, Advocacy Officer of Women Now for Development (SYRIA)...

Susana Cereijo

UfM High-Level Conference, 16-20 November 2020 - Accelerating Gender Equality in the Context of the Covid-19 Pandemic

Created by Susana Cereijo 26 days ago

...g Declaration and its Platform for Action, the Women4Mediterranean Conference this...r analyze the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on women and girls and to highlight th...ference Infokit here. Conference Themes: Women on the frontline of COVID-19...

Helena González Fernández

Understanding the editing profession: a conversation with Margaret Obank, editor of Banipal

Created by Helena González Fernández 32 days ago

...;Talking about Genders and Genres”, organized by the UNESCO Chair Women, Development and Culture (dir...ve. This activity, which has the support of the Catalan Institute of Women, is framed within the Sustain...

Foundation's Team

The Arab and Mediterranean Film Festival of Catalonia, with a focus on resistance

Created by Foundation's Team 36 days ago

...ker Mai Masri, whose works tend to focus on portraying the realities of women and children in Palestine and...Catalonia, the Short film festival “Palestine through the eyes of women” was born. Don’t...

Foundation's Team

Covid-19 and Gender Justice: Feminists in MENA Defying Global Structural Failure

Created by Foundation's Team 36 days ago

...h Africa. SPEAKERS: Salma Kahale, Dawlaty - Syria Randa Siniora, Women’s Center for Legal Aid and Counseling - Palestine Nada Nashaat, Center for Egyptian Women’s Legal Assistance - Eg...

Foundation's Team

European Gender Equality Week 2020 - October 26-29

Created by Foundation's Team 40 days ago

...ievements and future challenges for the advancement of girls’ and women’s rights and gender equ...ty Week, which gives a much-needed input to the long lasting battle for women’s empowerment and gende...

Shared practices

Foundation's Team

Soap making to support unemployed women in Lebanon

Created by Foundation's Team 378 days ago

Women make up only 28% of the total labour...rdens and responsibilities placed on women, as well as to the discrimina...taining funding. Despite this, many women struggle on a daily basis to...fforts. It was created by a group of women who made soap using oils recy...

Foundation's Team

Croatia: Lobbying in support of women survivors of wartime sexual violence

Created by Foundation's Team 386 days ago

...independence war, 1500 to 2200 persons, mainly women, are thought to have been vic...p; In 1992, a group of feminist anti-military women’s rights activists foun...oslavian countries, launched the ‘’Women’s Court Initiative&rsqu...

Foundation's Team

Video contest to recognize women's contribution to the blue economy!

Created by Foundation's Team 449 days ago

...leadership positions… Women are essential contributors to...International Association for Women in the Seafood Industry has l...de Arousa’’ (The Women of the Sea of Arousa Associai...the valuable contributions of women in the blue economy worldwide...

Foundation's Team

Inspira STEAM: pioneer project from Spain for more girls in science and tech

Created by Foundation's Team 544 days ago

...instance, a global survey on women in tech in 2017 indicates tha...mputer science graduates were women, while this number went down...Spanish university system are women, their presence in technical...ious support of more than 310 women mentors, scientists and techn...

Foundation's Team

Imams, preachers and community leaders fighting GBV

Created by Foundation's Team 655 days ago

...ealth, including community networks such as youth volunteers, health districts committees. Outreach activities such as celebrating international women day and contributing to the &...

Foundation's Team

Empowering Nefta's women artisans through cloth recycling

Created by Foundation's Team 797 days ago

...principle, SHANTI has developed along with the women artisans of Nefta -specialist...e and tradition. SHANTI’s job is to help women artisans to improve the desig...ed value that provides economic empowerment to women artisans working in their hom...

Foundation's Team

Success Stories following visits to companies run by women in Setif

Created by Foundation's Team 855 days ago

...a series of visits to several women-managed enterprises in differ...s to share success stories of women-run businesses, to promote en...s. Mekhiche is one of the few women whose profession is the surfa...green economy. All of these women are success stories. They sho...

Life Foundation

'A Step of hope'Award for short film on women defying social stigma

Created by Life Foundation 962 days ago

...of marginalised groups. “A Step of hope” was awarded to one of the participating films which sheds light on the socially marginalized women and their capacity to challen...

Foundation's Team

Promotion of sustainable water management among Bedouin women in Jordan

Created by Foundation's Team 971 days ago

Women have an important role in the household...echnologies. It included a survey of the women’s current knowledge of Rain Harvesting (RWH). Women included NGO activists, munic...RWH by a group of young and enthusiastic women in Qatrana. More details are...

Foundation's Team

AFIF: Literacy, Training and Employment for Women in Algeria

Created by Foundation's Team 1041 days ago

...Femmes) Literacy, Training and Employment for Women. The programme has made a si...racy and improving the socioeconomic status of women and girls in Algeria. Each ye...esponsibilities. The AFIF project has allowed women in the regions concerned to s...

Calls and opportunities

Foundation's Team

Regional arts competition against Gender-based Violence

Created by Foundation's Team 35 days ago

...(ESCWA) and the Arab Institute for Women (AiW) at the Lebanese America...es on the impact of emergencies on women and girls. It raises awarenes...en an increase in violence against women and girls, both in the home a...act of emergencies on the lives of women and girls in the Arab region....

Foundation's Team

Call for Legal Experts - Tunisia and Algeria

Created by Foundation's Team 78 days ago

The African Legal Think Tank on Women’s Rights is looking for Two...In July 2020, the African Legal Think Tank on Women’s Rights obtained a gra...ication ( APC ) as part of the “All Women Count - Take Back the Tech&rd...

Foundation's Team

Call for Abstracts and Articles: Conference on Celebrating Arab Women

Created by Foundation's Team 91 days ago

...rnational Conference on Celebrating Arab Women: Agents of Change and Progress Women in the Middle East and North...lete with examples of inspirational Arab women who transcend this socio-cult...o celebrate the variety of roles of MENA women, past and present, to celebra...

Foundation's Team

Call for projects for actors in the field in Africa and the Caribbean

Created by Foundation's Team 91 days ago

...onie (OIF) has created the Solidarity Fund for Women "La Francophonie avec Elles"...as possible to take concrete action to support women and, beyond that, their famil...support concrete actions in the field aimed at women in vulnerable situations work...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

CALL for TENDERS: Technical Assistance for InnovAgroWoMed

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 114 days ago

The Center of Arab Women for Training And Research (CAWTAR), partner of the InnovA...LIDES, CAWTAR and ASALA. InnoAgroWoMed aims at boosting women labour participation and entr...

Mozn Hassan

Task Based Researcher Vacancies - Feminist Research Consultancy

Created by Mozn Hassan 124 days ago

...ing CEDAW convention within the current urgent women’ needs and issues in th...on at least two countries from the region) 2. Women’ Rights and Topics in t...olitical and legislative levels 5. Respecting women’s diverse identities, e...

Foundation's Team

Call for Papers: Conference Women in Revolt (Univ. Paris 1, February 2021)

Created by Foundation's Team 131 days ago

"Women in revolt. Mobilizations, pathways,...a three-day conference dedicated to women in revolt in the Arab Mediter...ed in recent decades to the place of women in societies and in struggles...e the question of the role played by women in the struggles for emancipa...

Foundation's Team

Call for submissions: Women in the Seafood Industry video contest

Created by Foundation's Team 191 days ago

...wo seafood workers is a woman, yet women are over-represented in lowes...ew at leadership positions… Women are essential contributors to...the International Association for Women in the Seafood Industry has l...sing the valuable contributions of women in the blue economy worldwide...

Foundation's Team

Call for Papers - Gender Studies Conference 2020

Created by Foundation's Team 193 days ago

...lenges in Europe Gendering research in and outside academia Pink Campaigns: Asking for Epistemic Violence and Regressive end by the Name Women’s Rights Queering...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

Call to participate: Women and COVID-19 photo exhibition

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 200 days ago

The Center of Arab Women for Training and Research (CAWTAR) is...in partnership with the Association of Women Photographers, a photo exhibition entitled "Women and COVID- 19". Both amateur...to coronavirus. The images might show women at work, families at home or...

Resources

Susana Cereijo

The Press and the Feminist Struggle in Morocco - Interview and Lecture videos with Fedwa Misk on 27.02.2019

Created by Susana Cereijo 18 days ago

...iew of the Moroccan journalist and women’s rights activist Fedwa...journalist argued that in Morocco women come from a long historical s...g, was a new awakening by Moroccan women, who also went onto the stree...s on the status and empowerment of women, partly because of the econom...

Foundation's Team

Support and Resources for Women in Lebanon

Created by Foundation's Team 35 days ago

During summer 2020, the Arab Institute for Women has put together a list of women/LGBT/queer/refugee/migrant-led and -focused initiatives and contents in Lebanon for interested people follo...

Foundation's Team

Decolonising Women and Gender in Middle East Studies - podcast interview Nicola Pratt - ArabSouth

Created by Foundation's Team 40 days ago

...cholarship. The relationship between feminist/women’s studies and Middle Ea...entalist myths about Muslim and Middle Eastern women, but through their scholarshi...al or post-orientalist approach to Middle East women’s and gender studies? H...

Foundation's Team

European Gender Statistics Database on decision-making

Created by Foundation's Team 64 days ago

...stics Database contains data on the numbers of women and men in key decision-makin...s right up to date. Data collected by EIGE on Women and Men in Decision-Making Da...olitical decision-making include statistics on women and men amongst politicians a...

Foundation's Team

School for a Culture of Peace's report on conflicts, human rights and peacebuilding from a gender perspective

Created by Foundation's Team 90 days ago

...–up is made of the implementation of the women, peace and security agenda. T...fferentiated effects of the armed conflicts on women and men, but also to what ext...Security Council in 2000 of resolution 1325 on women, peace and security Click he...

Foundation's Team

European Institute for Gender Equality Index 2019 Reports

Created by Foundation's Team 205 days ago

...and 100 is for total equality. The scores are based on the gaps between women and men and levels of achieve...try of birth, education and family type. The domain of violence against women measures and analyses women&r...

Foundation's Team

COVID-19 Resources: Initiatives, Campaigns, Statements, Calls and Opportunities

Created by Foundation's Team 236 days ago

...bsp;Coronavirus Resources for Women Victims of Violence (French,...sp; How COVID-19 Affects Women in Libya (English) Tamaz...0 Urgent Action Fund for Women’s Human Rights, Grants:...Convention: Violence against women and girls before, during and...

Foundation's Team

COVID-19 Resources: Articles, Essays, News and Press Releases

Created by Foundation's Team 236 days ago

...ions and the Subordination of Women in the MENA Region: What the...tersectional Examination Women Now for Development, Syria: C...se - Urgent Policies for Women Refugees, Displaced Women, an...esources COVID-19 Resources: Women’s Helplines in the Euro...

Foundation's Team

COVID-19 Resources: Women's Helplines in the Euro-Mediterranean Countries

Created by Foundation's Team 236 days ago

...nbsp;Drop us a line at euromedwomen@iemed.org should you have any...800 11 977 +359 2 981 76 86 (Women’s Helpline) +359 2 981...90  (Open line of Israel Women’s Network)  04-85...SAY NO! STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN  WAVE - WOMEN AGAINST V...

Foundation's Team

Gender Perspectives on COVID-19 in the Euro-Mediterranean Region: Resources and Information

Created by Foundation's Team 237 days ago

...ticles, Essays, News & Press Releases Women’s Helplines in the Euro...perspective.  At the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation, we are mo...d we encourage you to drop us a line at euromedwomen@iemed.org if you think releva...

Documents

Foundation's Team

Gaps in the EU Labour Market Participation Rates: an intersectional assessment of the role of gender and migrant status

Created by Foundation's Team 9 hours ago

...migrant status and assesses the likelihood of EU mobile and non-EU born women to participate in the EU&rsqu...nt and complex mechanisms that may shape labour market participation of women. In particular, in light of t...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 4 days ago

..., men are more exposed to informality than women, but the share of women in informal employment exceed...nomy (Chapter 3) disproportionately affect women. Chapter 5 of this publicatio...that have been instrumental in empowering women in the informal economy in a...

Maria Alabdeh

COVID-19 and Women in Syria: Deepening Inequalities

Created by Maria Alabdeh 15 days ago

...nsequences of the pandemic on women and girls in Syria as well as...s article “COVID-19 and Women in Syria – Deepening In...es. The impact of COVID-19 on women in Syria cannot be disconnect...yria may have already altered women’s roles in both family...

Mozn Hassan

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

Created by Mozn Hassan 15 days ago

...r gives a brief background on violence against women in Egypt since "the Black Wed...how the pandemic led to increased targeting of women human rights defenders and pr...eradicate violence and sexual violence against women and to ensure better and more...

Nassima Baziz

Squares and gender: The Bennacer Bachir garden in the city centre of Constantine

Created by Nassima Baziz 18 days ago

...on the user’s gender, the experience and usage of the square is highly codified. This article goes on to raise the question of the place of women in gardens, and more specific...

Foundation's Team

Women, rights and citizen participation in Mashreq, Maghreb and Turkey

Created by Foundation's Team 18 days ago

...lopment - A Trilogy in the Making, women’s rights and the specif...of the female condition of Muslim women in Turkey and in several Mash...ence and evolution of the issue of women’s emancipation and wome...authors retrace the history of the women’s issue, analysing the...

Foundation's Team

How Changing Social Norms is Crucial in Achieving Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 18 days ago

...nder and power dynamics, the socially constructed gender roles that uphold related behaviours, and the obstacles that present for girls’ and women’s acquisition or not of...

Fatima Sadiqi

Gendering Political Agency in the Maghreb - Books review

Created by Fatima Sadiqi 18 days ago

If North Africa is understudied by academics of the Middle East, the Maghrib is less so and Maghribian women are even more less so. The four books under review redirect att...

Foundation's Team

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

Created by Foundation's Team 21 days ago

...ents and their outcomes. Equally clear is that women have been involved in and aff...ine the Arab Mediterranean region to elucidate women’s presence in varied mo...t challenges as well as the COVID-19 pandemic, women’s continued activism in...

Hedia Bel Haj Youssef

Changing Laws and Breaking Barriers for Women's Economic Empowerment in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia

Created by Hedia Bel Haj Youssef 21 days ago

...c growth and build more stable, open societies, enabling women’s economic empowerment holds one of the keys. If women were to be as equally involve...legislative, policy and institutional reforms to support women’s economic empowerment...

Tags

Foundation's Team

Seminar on Women's experience in cities in conflict / Séminaire Expériences de femmes dans les villes en conflits / ندوة عن تجارب النساء في مدن تشهد نزاعات

Created by Foundation's Team 1076 days ago

 In recent years, conflicts and wars have continued to drag the civilian population into the most extreme forms of violence, and women are directly affected by these human tragedies. "Traditionally, war is seen as an event that concerns only men - most often alone to bear arms and ...

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

Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Women'  s Studies Center (WSC)
Young Men Christian Association (YMCA)
Appropriate Communication Techniques for Development Center (ACT)
Tunisian Mediterranean Center - TUMED
Jordan Forum for Business and Professional Women
Sanaa El Aji
Libyan Women Forum (LWF)
Nisreen Alami
Rayhana Association for Women of Jendouba
Association Neama for Development
Al-Bait Assamed Association Society
Association du Docteur Fatiha (ADF)
Badr Eltawayel
Jusoor Center for Studies and Development
Assocaition des Femmes Chefs d'Entreprises du Maroc (AFEM)
Future Association for Development - Batna
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (FLDDF) de Ouarzazate
March Lebanon Association
Jiwar Creation & Society
Yala Academy
Women Media and Development (TAM)
Tamazight Women Movement
Forsaan Al-Ghad Youth Association
Tunisian League of Women's Political Rights
The Libyan Network to Support and Empower Women
The School Girls of Azaghar Foundation
Amadal Presse
Musawa Women’s Study Center
Amal Association for Women and Development
Association Karama of Arab Family (AKFA)
Maan
Racha Ramadan
Cooperation Association
PResma

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The project is being carried out in Tangiers. The aim is to train women who already exercise an activity, to help them leave...

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In 2012, the Laboratoire de l’Egalité (equality laboratory) launched media campaign, coproduced by the agency...

'Let’s erase sexist prejudices'

A teaching DVD called « Let’s erase sexist prejudices » provides a serie of activities to promote non-sexist...

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Various studies show that the number of women enrolling in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) related...