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CLUSTER Cross-Border Workshop in Jordan develops training materials for young people

Created by Foundation's Team 79 days ago

Watch the summary of the Cross-Border Wor...ed Curricula in the field of sustainable economy. The event consisted of two parallel sessions, a Blue and Green Economy Workshop and a Circ...

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CLUSTER participated in the launch of the first farm in Catalonia using the aquaponics method

Created by Foundation's Team 90 days ago

...ersify sustainable sectors of the economy to better cope with future...provide young people, especially women, in seven Mediterranean count...kills in blue, circular and green economy and sustainable agriculture....employability skills of youth and women in the Mediterranean. Green in...

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CLUSTER asked 1,458 young people and women from 7 Mediterranean countries about their professional needs

Created by Foundation's Team 110 days ago

...on, Employment, or Training") and women were interviewed by CLUS...o;s youth and especially of young women. The different reports s...d for young people, in particular women, in a precarious situation ca...to blue, green and circular economy, as well as sustainable agric...

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CLUSTER's results for the trainee-oriented catalogue to improve employability skills are now available

Created by Foundation's Team 110 days ago

...catalogue will help improve the employability skills of youth and women in the Mediterranean. It...tory process, a catalogue of new curricula in the four Sustainable Economy sectors targeted by the...

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Jordan: CLUSTER Cross-Border Workshop gathers 48 stakeholder to develop training materials for young people

Created by Foundation's Team 181 days ago

...riented Curricula in the field of sustainable economy. Mr. Ghaleb Hijazi, Gene...green, new jobs for young people, especially women, in Jordan. The event consisted of two parallel sessions, a Blue and Green Economy Workshop and a Circular Econo...

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Jordan: CLUSTER met to promote social inclusion in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 181 days ago

...g 440 young people, specially women, under the coordination of AR...n four sectors of sustainable economy (aquaponics, hydroponics, o...nder the guidance of Business Women Forum, CLUSTER partner in Pal...nbsp;young people, especially women, in the Mediterranean....

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CLUSTER conducts Focus Groups to create inclusive training materials for young people and women

Created by Foundation's Team 186 days ago

...oyed young people, especially women. In order to create inc...in the country on sustainable economy sectors, as they can be a key...areas. Moreover, Business Women Forum conducted a Focus Group with 20 relevant social economy actors at its headquarte...

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CLUSTER joins the Union for the Mediterranean Ministerial Policy Conference, an event to foster employment among youth and women in the region

Created by Foundation's Team 251 days ago

...targeting not only youth and women, equipping them with marketab...institutions and other social economy actors. Moreover, CLUSTER e...n, with the aim to promote an economy that works for young people and women, and shaping the Mediterranean...

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CLUSTER joins the MedCat Days 2022, an event to connect Catalan actors working in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 310 days ago

...the Ministry for Foreign Action and Open Government and the Ministry of Economy and Finance of the Governme...  "With CLUSTER, we are targeting young unemployed people and women, but also teachers and trainers...

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EBRD approves strategies for promotion of gender equality and equality of opportunity

Created by Foundation's Team 429 days ago

...g equality of opportunity and advancing women’s economic empowerment,...on some of the deep-rooted barriers to women’s full participation in the economy and public life, including...uality measures, supporting over 70,000 women entrepreneurs, opening up acces...

Events

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Mediterranean Tech Women Network Festival

Created by Foundation's Team 79 days ago

...ibute to the emergent digital economy. Mediterranean Tech Women Network seeks to foster...inable innovation. While many women- and tech-centred formats (al...ges of skilled laborers—women are still in the minority. Fe...ogue amongst stakeholders and women representatives on common topic...

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EMWF and CLUSTER participate in the Forum of Mediterranean Worlds in Marseille on 7 and 8 February 2022

Created by Foundation's Team 377 days ago

...;s du Parc Chanot), France. "Women in Action: Ending Stereotypes...imination of Violence against Women. The exhibition presents the...unisia by equipping NEEFs and women with relevant skills adapted...our market in the sustainable economy sectors. The founders of the...

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The Conference on the Future of Europe. Why a Gender Perspective is needed

Created by Foundation's Team 489 days ago

...rgovernmental" nature of the process, it is crucial that women feel concerned and make their...ealt with, where the basis for growth shifts to the care economy and where the environment is effectively protected. Women need to be active participants...

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UfM-EMUNI Webinar: Women in blue economy in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 507 days ago

...ured under the notion of blue economy offer a lot of potential in improving the inclusion of women in the implementation of blue economy, or simply making their con...poses specific challenges for women inclusion. Opportunities are to...ng a webinar on Women in blue economy as one of the first regional...

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Colonialization, Neo-Liberalization and Patriarchy: Search for an Alternative Approach to Economic and Social Empowerment

Created by Foundation's Team 648 days ago

...talk will explore how and why women were disempowered in the Pale...ow their role in the national economy was affected. It will also re...models, featuring examples of women who challenged and resisted the...s (especially the Palestinian women’s movement). ...

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A Feminist Lens on Migration and Trade

Created by Foundation's Team 662 days ago

...from the experiences of migrant women around the globe, yet they directly impact migrant women’s lives. In the era of...xcluding dignified mobility for women and their families. Extractiv...paid and unpaid) in the global economy, migration and migrant women’s work is gendered and ra...

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XII Mediterranean Women Entrepreneurs Virtual Forum

Created by XX 803 days ago

...2020 edition of the Mediterranean Women Entrepreneurs Forum will be h...of the pandemic on Mediterranean women". Speakers will discuss to wh...the current situation of businesswomen in the Mediterranean, focusin...omen entrepreneurs in the digital economy"....

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International Online Conference: Women in Industry and Innovation

Created by Foundation's Team 930 days ago

...d by UNIDO, the conference “Women in Industry and Innovation&rd...t for the economic empowerment of women. Inspired by the stories of f...s: Harnessing the potential of women-led entrepreneurship and self...ies Empowering women in circular economy: bridging the gender  ...

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UfM Workshop:Tourism: Generating Jobs for Youth in the MENA Region

Created by Foundation's Team 1160 days ago

...he creation of jobs for youth and women in the MENA region, the works...tire session will be dedicated to Women in Tourism and will be discus...’s contribution to national economy; and the tools, resources a...reate employment for youth and/or women, you provide a tourism service...

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Don't miss UfM's Women Business Forum this November in Barcelona

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1257 days ago

...organising the third edition of Women Business Forum (WBF) in the m...nd networking opportunities for women-owned and women-led-businesse...on “Promoting the Role of Women in circular economy” as well as two sessi...s stories in doing business for women entrepreneurs. The event is or...

Shared practices

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Soap making to support unemployed women in Lebanon

Created by Foundation's Team 1166 days ago

Women make up only 28% of the total labour force in Lebanon Acc...urdens and responsibilities placed on women, as well as to the discrimina...btaining funding. Despite this, many women struggle on a daily basis to...efforts. It was created by a group of women w...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 1238 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!...

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Success Stories following visits to companies run by women in Setif

Created by Foundation's Team 1643 days ago

...new jobs to contribute to the economy of Setif.  - MEKHICHE...s. Mekhiche is one of the few women whose profession is the surfa...jah have integrated the green economy training of the Association o...green economy. All of these women are success stories. They show...

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"Res’Art": The women artisans network of Algerian art

Created by Foundation's Team 2183 days ago

Res Art is a network of women craftswoman of Algerian art submi...The project has trained more than 400 women artisans and over 50 associat...h the spirit of social and solidarity economy. « Res Art » has enabled craftswomen to meet each other and to excha...

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Accompanying women in the creation of income generating activities (AGR : activités génératrices de revenus) creation and development in micro-businesses

Created by Foundation's Team 2186 days ago

...The project is being carried out in Tangiers. The aim is to train women who already exercise an activity, to help them leave the informal economy and set up their income-gener...

Calls and opportunities

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EuroMeSCo Euromed Survey on social justice in the Mediterranean: Participate now

Created by Foundation's Team 116 days ago

...cooperation priorities for sustainable job creation and how the social economy can be strengthened. The survey analyses the obstacles for advancing women’s rights in Southern Medi...

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Deadline Extended for INVESTMED Project

Created by Foundation's Team 342 days ago

...ess opportunities benefiting young people and women in Egypt, Lebanon and Tunisia, focusing on three key sectors: Green economy: Economic activities, infrast...of biodiversity and ecosystem services. Blue economy: Sectors related to ocea...

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INVESTMED Call for grants: Business support organisations

Created by Foundation's Team 429 days ago

...ess opportunities benefiting young people and women in three countries: Egypt, Le...focusing on three key sectors:   Green economy: Economic activities, infrast...of biodiversity and ecosystem services. Blue economy: Sectors related to oceans, s...

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Technical support of project and communication for CLUSTER

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 500 days ago

...ble groups, focusing on youth and women, taking advantage of the resu...market skills in the Sustainable Economy sectors by using a trilingu...etariat of the Euromediterranitat Women’s Foundation. CLUSTER...the design of sustainable youth / women employment schemes based on des...

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Apply to become Project Manager for CLUSTER

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 500 days ago

...ble groups, focusing on youth and women, taking advantage of the resu...market skills in the Sustainable Economy sectors, taking advantage o...etariat of the Euro Mediterranean Women’s Foundation. The CLUS...the design of sustainable youth / women employment schemes based on des...

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Ensuring Women's Decent Work and Transforming Care Provision

Created by Foundation's Team 503 days ago

...e disproportionately impacted women, especially those experiencin...an inclusive, green, and just economy which recognizes, rewards a...questions about the future of women’s decent work, in a rap...; who are engaged in ensuring women’s decent work and transfo...

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Call for women trainees on sustainable business management!

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 580 days ago

...existence and to enhance growth. Greening the economy, developing natural assets,...le business opportunities for young people and women in Egypt, Lebanon and Tunisia...l ideas in the three industries are welcome Women of all ages are especially enco...

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Call for Researchers - EuroMeSCo Joint Study Groups 2021-2022

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 599 days ago

...gs to the IEMed, one of the Euro-Mediterranean Women Foundation’s founding m...Assessing the Job Creation Potential of Social Economy in the MENA Region As part...e. The members of the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation network...

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Ambassador for the Womenpreneur Digital Hub

Created by Sana Afouaiz 696 days ago

Women make up more than half of the...n in the MENA region, however women are under-represented in the labour market. Indeed, women’s economic participation in t...ons and sessions. - Mobilize women in your community and local p...chance to become a speaker at Womenpreneur Events

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Call for submissions: Women in the Seafood Industry video contest

Created by Foundation's Team 979 days ago

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

Resources

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Womenpreneur Tour Film 2020

Created by Sana Afouaiz 1033 days ago

...some of the greatest minds of women entrepreneurs in Morocco, Tun...s.  In the MENA region, women are over 50% of the populatio...sion and participation in the economy, in all aspects of society...icies and much more. The "Womenpreneur Tour" initiative aims to...

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E-Portal: Legal and human rights of women and men between equality and gaps

Created by Foundation's Team 1629 days ago

...ntries. The portal aims to help policy makers, women’s organizations and civil soc...nalyzing and understanding the legal status of women in the Arab region. The port..., political participation, contribution to the economy, access to justice, the right...

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Axelle Magazine: A Belgian Feminist Monthly Review

Created by Foundation's Team 1843 days ago

...eminist monthly review created in January 1998. Its publications and articles cover a wide array of topics such as politics, society matters, economy, women and human rights, cultural even...

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Women Economic Empowerment Portal

Created by Foundation's Team 1987 days ago

...s, materials and links related to women’s economic rights, part...glish. The Portal specializes in women’s economic rights and e...entities that are accountable to women as citizens. The portal is p...enship, rights, refugees, relief, economy, NGO news and gender issues...

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Business Women Forum (BWF)

Created by Foundation's Team 2175 days ago

The Business Women Forum (BWF) is a national non-profit association established in 2006, to help “strengthen the role of businesswomen as leaders in the Palestinian economy through advocacy, networking,...

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Project on the Status of women in the MENA region

Created by Foundation's Team 2477 days ago

...ding to enhance the status of women in the Middle East and North...eys, the project measured how women in Lebanon, Morocco and...es as members of society, the economy and the polity. Using the&n...NGOs seeking to improve women’s well-being by providing...

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Observ'action.org. Digital Resource Center on Gender and Development

Created by Foundation's Team 2638 days ago

...h month documentary resources on many themes concerning the equality of women and men in the French-speakin...d, such as climate change, social movements, conflicts, education, economy, work, ICT, sexuality ... By...

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La Independent

Created by Foundation's Team 2720 days ago

...007 and driven by the International Network of Women Journalists and Communicators...mission of the agency is to give visibility to women in the media.  It tackl...; Human Rights of Women and Violence; Culture; Economy; Gender identity; Childhood a...

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1.6 Miljonerklubben: The 1.6 million club for women's health

Created by Foundation's Team 2791 days ago

...rklubben) is a Swedish non-profit women’s health organization t...the time, there were 1.6 million women over the age of 45 in Sweden....Million Club was established for women over the age of 25 with the s...n’s situation, environment, economy, and culture....

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Montenegro: Ministry of Justice and for Minority Rights. Gender Equality Department

Created by Foundation's Team 2814 days ago

...nsible for achieving gender equality in the country. To this end, its main objectives are to favour women’s participation in the politics and economy of the country and reduce violence against women....

Documents

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

Created by Foundation's Team 144 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 355 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 362 days ago

...onflict, the deterioration of the economy, the high cost of living an...io-economic 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 508 days ago

...de 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 769 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...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 769 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 788 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 793 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 831 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 835 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...

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Forum des Femmes Entrepreneurs 2019 - Rapport / منتدى سيدات الأعمال بالاتحاد من أجل المتوسط / Woman Business Forum 2019 Conference Report

Created by Foundation's Team 1073 days ago

Le Forum 2019 des femmes entrepreneurs de l’UpM s’est tenu à Barcelone du 19 au 21 novembre, en marge du Smart City Expo World Congress. Il a réuni des femmes chefs d’entreprises, des organisations nationales de femmes entrepreneurs, des organisations int...

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

El Watan
Donia for Sutsainable Development
Almidan Association for Development and Human Rights
CREAD – Research center applied economics for development
Portuguese Platform for Women'   s Rights - PpDM (Plataforma Portuguesa para os Direitos das Mulheres)
Development Association of South Gafsa -  DGSC
Civic Forum Institute (CFI)
Network of women artisans of Morocco
The Children of Female Prisoners' Care Association (CFPA)
Women Programs Centre - Rafah
Association Entrelles Entrepreneures SM
Women's Center AlThouri Silwan
Aman Society Centre for counseling, development and community health
Bulgarian School of Politics  Dimitry Panitza
PResma
Djerba Solidarity & Development Association
Cooperation for Community Development Association
Women’s House for Development
Oxfam Intermon Maroc
Orbital Endowment Fund
Silvia Gagliardi
Anne Laure Humbert
AWSA-Be, Arab Women's Solidarity Association-Belgium
FLSH Ain Chock
Mada for Citizenship and Development
Association du Docteur Fatiha (ADF)
Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration
Association for Women's Total Advancement & Development (AWTAD)
NGOs Today
Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT)
Moroccan Association of Reproductive Health
Fédération des Ligues des Droits des Femmes
Kings Road Association
Sama Goods
Morocco Volunteers
Egyptian Feminist Union – EFU

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Networking meeting under the theme: Lend forward: how to boost your business

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The campaign #FEM_EU, born in May 2018, aspires to put women’s rights at the core of European politics and to push for a...

The winners of our illustration contest discuss about art and feminism in a successful dialogue

On 25 September 2019, the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) organized the dialogue “Youth...

Hiwar concludes its advocacy campaign on women and local politics in Ramallah

HIWAR Center for Youth and Women’s Empowerment in Ramallah, Palestine, implemented successfully a campaign on encouraging...

Creating Safer Workplaces: Towards Sexual Harassment Policies in Lebanon

The Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality (AFE) in partnership with HIVOS and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the...

Mozn Hassan will appear on Thursday 29 July 2021 before the investigation judge for the third time

After being officially summoned and charged for the first time, on 22 March 2016 in the Case No. 173 for the year 2011, known...

A White Dress Doesn't Cover the Rape Campaign by ABAAD wins the UN SDG Award!

The 'A White Dress Does Not Cover the Rape' national campaign which was launched by ABAAD to abolish Article 522 of the Lebanese...

The Community Media Center holds the second edition of the photographic exhibition that reflects the reality and roles of Palestinian women in Rafah governorate

The CMC held the second edition of the photographic exhibition that sheds light on various aspects of Palestinian women’s...