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Check out the winners and finalists of our art contest Drawing 4 Equality!

Created by Foundation's Team 9 days ago

Here we have the 3 winners and the 17 finalists of our art contest "Drawing 4 Equality: Challenging gender roles on both sides of the Mediterranean", launched together with the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed). We...

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Updates of the W7: urging G7 governments to tackle gender inequality worldwide

Created by Foundation's Team 24 days ago

The G7 brings together the Heads of State and Government of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States and serves as a forum to find common responses to major global challenges including development, education,...

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Policy dialogue in Ramallah to strengthen women's presence in public life

Created by Foundation's Team 28 days ago

On April 1st, 2019, Hiwar Center for Youth and Women’s Empowerment organized a policy dialogue in Ramallah (Palestine) on women’s participation in public life. The event aimed at raising political parties, politicians and...

حفيضة بن صالح

Cinema to combat GBV in Morocco: A new project by Neama Association

Created by حفيضة بن صالح 38 days ago

On March 30, 2019, the Association Neama for Development launched the "Cinema Against Gender Violence" project, which is being implemented in cooperation with the Forum of Graduates (Muntada Al Mujazin) of Ksar el-Kebir. The Association Neama...

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Policy dialogue to protect girls against so-called tourist marriage in Egypt

Created by Foundation's Team 39 days ago

Life Foundation for Development and Community Reintegration held a policy dialogue on March 25, 2019 to review the efforts made by the government to combat tourism marriage, and follow-up on the results of the campaign “Our Girls are not for...

Shayna Solomon

Women's Political Renaissance in Palestinian society in Israel

Created by Shayna Solomon 46 days ago

In Palestinian municipalities, women hold only 0.12% of local council seats. A research conducted by Kayan Feminist Organization on the exclusion of Palestinian women from local authorities revealed that Arab women suffer from various discriminatory...

Emilie Vidal

FEM EU campaign: gender equality in the context of the European elections

Created by Emilie Vidal 50 days ago

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 feminist agenda as top priority for the upcoming European Union’s elections. In this framework, FEM_EU has recently...

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Policy dialogue for more gender-sensitive municipal actions in Sfax

Created by Foundation's Team 55 days ago

Following its advocacy campaign for parity in municipal councils, which contributed, along with other initiatives, to increasing the number of elected women in Tunisia (48% of the elected officials in the 2018 municipal elections were women), the...

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Anaouat spurs policy dialogue on child marriage in Morocco

Created by Foundation's Team 55 days ago

Child marriage was a the heart of the policy dialogue that Anaouat pour la femme et l’enfant Association (Anaouat for Women and Children Association) organized last 19 March 2019 in Marrakesh, Morocco. Over 40 figures including the Prosecutor...

Emilie Vidal

Mediterranean women: challenges and opportunities, a perspective from Malta

Created by Emilie Vidal 59 days ago

The conference "Women in the Mediterranean" was held on 13 March 2019 in la Valletta, Malta, and counted with the participation of the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), founding member of the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s...