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Youth, Women and Employment in the Mediterranean Region: Continuity and Change

Created by Foundation's Team 201 days ago

...ress the issue of unemployment, particularly affecting young people and women in southern and eastern Medit...cterized by exceptionally high levels of unemployment, a large informal economy and low female labour partici...

Monia Braham

Implementing the 2030 Agenda in the Arab Region with a Gender and Green Local Development perspective

Created by Monia Braham 411 days ago

...rms of discrimination against women (CEDAW) and the Beijing platform for Action, women have made significant strides...ating poverty. However, green economy has been implicitly acknowled...d by the 7th session of ESCWA Women Committee, highlighted the clos...

Hala Bugaighis

A Novel Virus with Familiar Results: the impact of covid-19 on women in Libya

Created by Hala Bugaighis 418 days ago

...onflict, the deterioration of the economy, the high cost of living impact of covid-19 on women and girls in Libya. With a ge...ment of how the pandemic affected women’s civil society organis...give more visibility and space to women in society. ...

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The Current Faces of Arab Feminisms. Micro-Rebels, Art Activists and Virtual Heroines

Created by Foundation's Team 565 days ago rural, poor, refugee,working-class or queer women. Their agenda is also seldom...eges patriarchal culture as the sole source of women’s oppression – de...devise a critique of the neoliberal state and economy. In this report, Ibtesam A...

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The Role of the Care Economy in Promoting Gender Equality - Progress of women in the Arab States 2020 - Report

Created by Foundation's Team 825 days ago

Women play an outsized role in the care economy in the Arab States, perform...ons for investing in the care economy in the region, and includes f...ates regional companion to UN Women’s global report Progress of the World’s Women 2019–2020: Families in a...

Foundation's Team

The Care Economy in the Arab States: Towards recognizing, reducing and redistributing unpaid care work - brief

Created by Foundation's Team 825 days ago

Women play an outsized role in the care economy in the Arab States, perform...sed on the report Progress of Women in the Arab States 2020: the role of the care economy in promoting gender equalit...gional companion report to UN Women’s Progress of the World&r...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 844 days ago

Like women all around the globe, MENA women are at the frontline of the COV...acerbate the obstacles faced by women in the MENA region. This brie...ate the impact of the crisis on women. It asserts that the COVID-19...think women’s role in the economy and society. The region&rsquo...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 849 days ago

...e exposed to informality than women, but the share of women in informal employment exceed...associated with the informal economy (Chapter 3) disproportionately affect women. Chapter 5 of this publicatio...en instrumental in empowering women in the informal economy in a number of countries, wit...

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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 887 days ago

...and their impact not only on women as individuals, but also on t...d linking it to the political economy of war and sexual violence,...sexual violence, not only on women as a group, but on the intersec...with regards to the political economy, war economy, sexual violence...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 891 days ago

Outbreaks affect men, women and other genders differentially. This can be both the dir...olence, the impact of quarantine on feminised sectors of the economy, the additional unpaid labour on women as a result of lockdown, access...