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CAWTAR, as the gender focal point for the Arab region, has adopted the flagship programme: Combating Gender-Based Violence

Created by Foundation's Team 592 days ago

...ble visually impaired and blind, deaf and mute women to benefit from a gender-base...afeNess" was launched two years ago to protect women from violence and harassment...n close collaboration with governmental, civil society and private sector partners a...

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The Foundation participates in UfM's High Level Conference on Women for the Mediterranean 2022

Created by Foundation's Team 607 days ago

...nbsp;High Level Conference on Women for the Mediterranean organiz...al Conference on the theme of women’s empowerment in society. Senén Florensa Pal...an Cultures, Gender and Civil Society at the IEMed. Together with t...​and the misrepresentation of women in media content. In this conte...

Andalib Adwan

With the aim of introducing the Palestinian Women Academics Authority PAC, the CMC carries out 10 visits to NGOs in Gaza

Created by Andalib Adwan 610 days ago

...academics’ awareness of women’s rights, empowering fe...upports and empowers academic women, in addition to exchanging ex...med by the directors of civil society institutions, and they expr...ration with the community and women’s institutions experience...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center holds a conference on the rights and needs of academies in the Gaza Strip

Created by Andalib Adwan 610 days ago

...ian academies PAC, a group of women’s rights ambassadors, y...ng the rights of academies in society, while the second session dea...ting a culture of respect for women’s rights in society in ge...an female academics and civil society institutions, and activate th...

Andalib Adwan

The CMC Community Media Center targets 100 students from universities in the Gaza Strip to raise awareness about women's rights in Palestinian laws

Created by Andalib Adwan 610 days ago

...individual in the Palestinian society, such as the right to work,...All Forms of Violence against Women, and the clear discrimination...o;s rights in our Palestinian society. It is noteworthy that the C...ed groups, giving priority to women and youth, and relies on a huma...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center in Gaza holds a youth training camp for the promotion of women's rights using puppets

Created by Andalib Adwan 670 days ago

...es of the project "Mobilizing Society and the Media to Promote Wo...ks to contribute to improving women’s access to justice and...duced the project "Mobilizing Society and Media to Promote Women’s Access to Justice and S...s, and especially the role of women.  The Community Media Cen...

Rabha Fathi

SOAWR Egypt Concluded Training of NGOs Introducing the Maputo Protocol

Created by Rabha Fathi 674 days ago

...ional conventions relating to women which are signed by Egypt. Th...rms of discrimination against women in general and the African wo...rganizations working in civil society, especially in the field of...oices, reducing FGM and other women’s rights. It is worth not...

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

Created by Foundation's Team 694 days ago

...Technical and Vocational Education and Training) institutions and civil society. The goal of the Workshop...ing for the development of green, new jobs for young people, especially women, in Jordan. The event consiste...

Andalib Adwan

The Community Media Center holds 6 awareness sessions on digital rights and protection from electronic violence in North Gaza Governorate

Created by Andalib Adwan 705 days ago

...the activities of the project "Mobilizing Society and Media to Promote Women’s Access to Justice and...ooks forward to contributing to improving women’s access to justice and...nd a culture of human rights, focusing on women and youth issues and highlighti...

Wedad Sourani

SWG implemented the Gender-Based Violence workshop

Created by Wedad Sourani 741 days ago

...partnership with the African Women Development Fund. The worksho...the participation of about 30 women, the workshop covered many im...need to activate the role of women’s and human rights institutions and all civil society institutions in order to redu...

Events

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Seminar in Barcelona on feminist mobilizations across the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 1681 days ago

...e ‘’Culture and Civil Society’’ Department of...ns and contributions to advancing women’s rights across the Med...Mediterranean: The fight of Civil Society in the Southern Mediterranean...inar, and will talk about migrant women and feminist movements in Catal...

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EuroMed Women for Dialogue Forum in Amman, Jordan

Created by Foundation's Team 1758 days ago

...nder stereotypes that prevent women from a full participation in...he Role of Women in Society (Cairo, 2017) and the progr...the UfM Regional Dialogue on Women Empowerment (Barcelona, 2017) a...on. Representatives of civil society organisations, institutions,...

Alia Arasoughly

I am Palestinian: Film festival in Gaza and Ramallah

Created by Alia Arasoughly 1807 days ago

...howcases ten films made by young Palestinian women filmmakers from the West Bank...cusing on diverse expressions of Palestinian women’s lives "I am Palestin...Cinema” in partnership with the “Society of Women Graduates” in the Gaza St...

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The UfM organizes a regional dialogue on women empowerment

Created by Foundation's Team 1820 days ago

...oncerned organizations, civil society regional networks, business women associations, trade unions, c...meet on July 18th to discuss women’s empowerment prioritie...he Euro – Mediterranean Women’s Foundation will be repr...ocus on the role of youth and women as preventers. More informatio...

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UfM Regional Dialogue: youth and women's empowerment, a key issue in the Mediterranean

Created by Foundation's Team 1862 days ago

...than 100 representatives of civil society, youth organisations and no...focus on essential themes such as women and girls’ empowerment...ward the views of youth and civil society in UfM countries on selected...conomic and Social Challenges for Women and Youth, with a special focus...

Maria Àngels Roque

Roundtable in Tarragona on women's voices in religion

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1901 days ago

Throughout history, women’s voices have been and...silenced. Sometimes, though, women generously yield their voices...osophical traditions. How do women see these traditions and how...en femeni” (Faith from women’s point of view)’...ers of the Euro Mediterranean Women&r...

Maria Àngels Roque

Tribute to distinguished women in the fields of culture, sport and Human rights

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1940 days ago

...n) on the occasion of International Women’s Day. The event will pay tribute to 6 outstanding women for their professional career...expert in Euro-Mediterranean civil society networks. Hodan Sulaman: s...nt to commemorate the work of these women and attend the concert of the g...

Maria Àngels Roque

Debate in Malta on the challenges of gender equality in the Mediterranean

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1946 days ago

...academics, researchers, civil society organisations and public eq...ovative approaches to empower women and the links between knowled...cooperative work among civil society, the research community, poli...e Malta Confederation of Women’s Organisations(MCWO) and...

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Meeting and debate on women's rights in the MENA region

Created by Foundation's Team 2030 days ago

...aris in the event "Acting for women’s rights: issues and mo...with the Delegation for Women’s Rights and Equal Oppo...nity to evaluate the Program "Women for the future in the Mediter...A, among others.  Civil society organizations and institution...

Aswat Nissa

Closing Ceremony of the 2018 Women's Political Academy in Tunisia

Created by Aswat Nissa 2034 days ago

...emony of its flagship program the Women’s Political Academy. The even...e, starting from 18:00. The 2018 Women’s Political Academy is made u...celebrate the efforts made by the women candidates and the commitment...lso be important figures of civil society, journalists as well as Allie...

Shared practices

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Grassroots Activists for Just Peace and Gender Equality

Created by Foundation's Team 3268 days ago

...s and trainings, many data on women, peace and security needs and...motion of the central role of women in order to promote greater p...icy Dialogue and MonitoringforWomen IN Society"with the support of the Europ...on’s Neighborhood Civil Society Facility. ...

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Partnership, advice, support and training services in domestic abuse and harmful practices

Created by Foundation's Team 3268 days ago

...practice promotes the safety of women suffering domestic abuse and...deal with harmful practices and women have somewhere to go. This p...licy dialogue and monitoring for Women IN Society), with the support of the Eur...nion’s Neighbourhood Civil Society Facility....

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Support for women's empowerment in the North-East of Morocco

Created by Foundation's Team 3325 days ago

...project aims at the emancipation of women living in the rural environme...the economic role and capacities of women, ADF offers training on "eco-...olicies Dialogue and Monitoring for Women in Society", with the support of the European Union Civil Society Neighborhood Facility....

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Call for social, cultural and health rights for young street mothers

Created by Foundation's Team 3325 days ago

...te the adoption of a law enabling women to register their children without being married, Egyptian society continues to consider these...To meet this need, Hope Village Society has opened the first psycholo...scrimination and violence against women. By developing their professio...

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Young Women as Job Creator - Phase I

Created by Foundation's Team 3325 days ago

...unch their own enterprise and become successful businesswomen. Although it was not the init...iterranean to Open Policies Dialogue and Monitoring for Women in Society", with the support of the European Union Civil Society Neighborhood Facility....

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Rehabilitation and reintegration of former women prisoners in the provinces of Al Sharqia, Ismailia, Port Said and Alexandria

Created by Foundation's Team 3326 days ago

...n of projects aimed at former women prisoners to permanently integrate them into society; and the establishment of par..., and becoming full actors of society. The employment support enables women to lead their lives and gives t...t of the European Union Civil Society Neighborhood Facility....

Calls and opportunities

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UN Women launches a new call for grants to eliminate violence against women

Created by Foundation's Team 2420 days ago

...rust Fund to End Violence against Women calls for applicati...ts 21st grant cycle (2017). Civil society organizations are invited t...vailable at: http://grants.unwomen.org/ as well as in the d...t: (1) Improving access for women and girls to essential, safe an...

Maria Àngels Roque

Call for proposals for increasing women participation in public life in Egypt

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 2513 days ago

...hbourhood Policy, and with the global objective of strengthening women’s role in Egyptian society and increasing gender equal...y-based initiatives aiming at economic and social empowerment of women; and to support community-based...

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Apply to our call for the mobilization of gender equality actors!

Created by Foundation's Team 2535 days ago

...arch or education institution on women and gender a local or region...vice in charge of advocating for women’s rights and making gen...the Mediterranean on the role of women in society: Equal rights for women...ergy with the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation’s acti...

Tala Harb

Gender in Development and Humanitarian Assistance Diploma (GDHA)

Created by Tala Harb 2743 days ago

In 2016, the Institute for Women's Studies in the Arab World (IWSAW) in collaboration with Human Rights...nding and practical skills required. The GDHA targets all sectors of society, from academics, journalists,...

Tala Harb

Gender in Development and Humanitarian Assistance Diploma

Created by Tala Harb 2792 days ago

The Institute for Women's Studies in the Arab World (IWSAW) has established the 'Gender in Develop...y graduate with the essential knowledge they need to make a real change in society but also with the skills need...

Resources

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Beit el-Hanane Home of Tenderness

Created by Foundation's Team 3196 days ago

...tion that deals with the problems of abused women in Lebanon. It promotes commu...to: - Help physically and mentally abused women regardless of one’s rel...ated in order to become fully integrated in society. - Help women emotionally, psychologically, a...

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Najdeh Association

Created by Foundation's Team 3196 days ago

...e Najdeh Association is a secular women’s organization establis...ion, the association has targeted women, especially marginalized wome...association seeks to: - Empower women and promote their rights to c...d marginal sectors of Palestinian society in Lebanon. In order to achi...

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Women's Studies Centre (WSC)

Created by Foundation's Team 3196 days ago

...vocating for human rights and women’s’ rights; in enh...r equality; and in supporting women’s rights as an integral part...t strategy within Palestinian society that inherently adopts the...to include the integration of women in all the development initiati...

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Théâtre Variable n2

Created by Foundation's Team 3196 days ago

...writers. For example, the project "There is no certainty to fight against gender stereotypes and violence against women" opens with a show about the situation of women and men in society. The holding of conferences,...

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Radio Voix de femmes

Created by Foundation's Team 3233 days ago

...ics, such as violence against women, sexual and reproductive heal...th, and stereotypes affecting women’s representation, among...stereotyped image of women in society; - Make visible the activi...- Promote the expression of women in all its forms and the exerci...

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Atria - Institute on Gender Equality and Women's History

Created by Foundation's Team 3304 days ago

...l opportunities for girls and women in all their social and cultu...es and shares the heritage of women’s movements. Among othe...n’s position in current society and advises on policy devel..., to prevent violence against women and girls, to fight gender ster...

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Institute of Women's Studies

Created by Foundation's Team 3304 days ago

...Founded in 1994, the Institute of Women’s Studies at Birzeit Universi...rom a long history of Palestinian women’s activism, the Institu...ng to activism and debates around women’s rights, gender relati...tiatives within Palestinian civil society, in struggles for gender and...

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The Women's Information and Documentation Center (CID)

Created by Foundation's Team 3304 days ago

The Women’s Information and Documentat...92 on the initiative of a group of women from different backgrounds wh...motivation to promote the role of women in society and more particularly in Lu...to contribute to equality between women and men by making available kno...

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European Blind Union

Created by Foundation's Team 3304 days ago

...ropean Blind Union (EBU) works towards an accessible and inclusive society with equal opportunities fo...life. It has produced a short video portraying the stories of ten women who are blind or partially sigh...

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Anna Lindh Foundation

Created by Foundation's Team 3309 days ago

...ion is an inter-governmental institution bringing together civil society and citizens across the Med...; as well as developing a region-wide Network of over 4000 civil society organisations and women and feminist associations. Thro...

Documents

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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 1344 days ago

...al violence. More than sixty women participated in these consult...and their impact not only on women as individuals, but also on t...and economic positionality in society. As such, direct demands ca...sexual violence, not only on women as a group, but on the intersec...

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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 1345 days ago

...emerging trends of violence against women and girls (VAWG) in the conte...coordination of these services) for women and girls experiencing violen...rs, including governments and civil society organizations to counter the disruption of services for women survivors of violence. It draws...

Maria Àngels Roque

Female leadership, a major asset for a better future

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1355 days ago

...fects of the virus. Moreover, women assumed the largest share of...rk. Also, during this period, women have suffered more violence a...ence against them? Many civil society organisations are strugglin...ighlighting the importance of women’s leadership and gender e...

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Political Participation from an Intersectional Feminist Perspective: Practical Tools for Creating Transnational Feminist Political Movements

Created by Foundation's Team 1357 days ago

...uo;the personal is the political”. Civil society organizations in the Arab-s...ignificant work regarding the participation of women in politics. However, they have not been able to activate a real role for women in what organizations have trad...

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An Intersectional Analysis of Syrian Women's Participation in Civil Society in the Post-2011 Context

Created by Foundation's Team 1373 days ago

...this paper centers on Syrian women working in various civil society organizations (CSOs) in the...ost-context impacts on Syrian women’s participation in CSOs...fluence the ability of Syrian women to participate in CSOs in these...against Syrian women in civil society....

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A study on combating discrimination in Libyan legislation

Created by Foundation's Team 1376 days ago

...heds light on the issue of Libyan women’s rights, particularly...database on the rights of Libyan women; to look into the most promin...ding discriminatory texts so that women can count on effective protec...ds and challenges of Libyan civil society institutions working for gend...

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EU Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World 2019

Created by Foundation's Team 1469 days ago

...ter includes a specific section on Gender Equality and Girls’ and Women’s Empowerment. Other re...ultural rights, business and human rights, democratic governance, civil society, human rights defenders, free...

Hala Bugaighis

Libyan Businesswomen: Reality and Prospects

Created by Hala Bugaighis 1497 days ago

...Libya. However, the issue of women’s economic leadership remains largely neglected in society in general, and in economic...sist the scepticism of Libyan society, having to make greater effor...eport analyses the reality of women-owned business in order to unde...

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The Electoral Presence of Women in Morocco : Progress and Contradictions

Created by Foundation's Team 1518 days ago

The trajectory of Moroccan women’s formal participation in the p...ough questionings of the secondary status of women in society were already strongly prese...tive citizenship with a focus on the role of women in the country’s democrat...

Maria Àngels Roque

Women as Key Players for Mediation, Peace and Security

Created by Maria Àngels Roque 1659 days ago

...he role and responsibilities of women at the centre of the internat...ays most conflicts affect civil society, especially women and children, women must be s...cognition, the participation of women in mediation processes and th...enhance their work, networks of women have an important role to play....

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

Nisreen Alami
Centre for Women's Legal Research &Counselling and Protection
Roles for Social Change Association (ADWAR)
Ecological Universe for Development and Climate Association
Sarab Center for Culture and Community Arts
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (FLDDF)
Gender equality and parity commission - Municipality of Enfidha
Blanquerna Observatory on Media, Religion and Culture
Disi Women's Cooperative
Association Tawaza pour le plaidoyer de la femme
Association Al Nada pour la Citoyenneté et le Développement Gafsa (ANCD)
KAFA (enough) Violence and Exploitation
Sciences Po
TAMETTUT - Amazigh Women's Association for Culture and Development
Thenextwomen tunisie
Association Aspirations féminines
Women in Morocco
Africa Women's Forum (AWF)
Abdulhakeq Al Barghazi
Institute for Women's Studies in the Arab World (IWSAW)
Immigrant Women in Catalonia Association (AOMICAT)
Mauritanian Council of Businesswomen – CMFA
Human Development Network
Sawt Nssâ
Egyptian Feminist Union – EFU
Master genre et droits des femmes des deux rives de la meditérranée
Syria Algad Relief Foundation
Wojoud for Empowering Civil Society
Center for Study and Research on Human Rights and Migration
University of Mohammed V Rabat
Women and Gender Unit – Ministry of Social Development
Department of Gender Studies, Faculty for Social Wellbeing, University of Malta
Ecole Supérieure des Arts Visuels de Marrakech
Institute for gender equality
EuroMed Rights

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AFIF: Literacy, Training and Employment for Women in Algeria

In 1962, when Algeria became independent, it set up a huge literacy programme. More than 85 percent of the population was...

Protection of women's rights through concerted actions at national, regional and international levels.

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Manarat : Stories of inspiring women from the Middle East and North Africa

To celebrate International Women’s Day 2017, Oxfam Great Britain’s Regional Gender Justice Programme is launching...

Solar mamas: It takes one woman to light a village!

Jordan’s poorest desert villages on the Iraqi border, was given a chance to travel to India to attend the Barefoot College, where...

Girls’ Dreams Program

A research conducted by ADEW Chairperson, Dr. Iman Bibars, revealed that an alarming 30% of daughters of ADEW beneficiaries...

Short stories international competition

Organization of a short stories international competition that aims to generate literary vocations and promote women’s...

The street belongs to us - Campaign against sexual harassment: Making Egypt' s streets safer for women

The practice was initiated in 2004 with the aim of breaking the taboo that existed at that time, of sexual harassment. The...

Because they are my children, my nationality is their right

The campaign targeted 18,000 Lebanese women married to foreigners. The majority of them live in Lebanon and they have problems...

Bringing Young Mothers Back to Education in six European countries

The problem of young mothers dropping out of education and facing difficulties in going back to education or training or entering...

Tasharuk: Gender, Culture and Resistance in Palestine

Tasharuk is part of the project 'Improving the resilience of communities in the governorate of Nablus through women’s empowerment...