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Aswat Nissa

Gender mainstreaming in political parties in Tunisia: Good practices

Created by Aswat Nissa 25 days ago

On December 18, 2018, Aswat Nissa presented its study "Good Practices in Gender Mainstreaming in Political Parties", based on a desk-review followed by a collection of quantitative and qualitative data from 40 young women engaged on the political...

Foundation's Team

Trainings and region fair to stir up women's entrepreneurship in Setif

Created by Foundation's Team 30 days ago

In 2018, Women in Business of Algeria association (WIBA) conducted a field diagnosis and implemented a project aimed at drawing attention to the potential of entrepreneurship for women’s employment, and increasing the profitability and...

Foundation's Team

Exploring local perceptions of women in decision-making in Ma'an governorate

Created by Foundation's Team 30 days ago

Despite Jordan’s legal and constitutional provisions favorable to women’s access to public service and the decision-making, women’s presence in high rank, political and leadership positions remains way lower than aspired,...

Foundation's Team

Intensive efforts in Alexandria to engage men in the fight against VAW

Created by Foundation's Team 30 days ago

A survey conducted in 2016 by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics in Egypt indicates that the economic cost of “intimate partner violence” has amounted to 2.17 billion Egyptian Pounds, with around 2.4 million women...

Foundation's Team

Human Rights Day: The FFEM's contribution to gender and development issues

Created by Foundation's Team 30 days ago

On the occasion of Human Rights Day and the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, on December 10, 2018, a meeting was held at the National Assembly in Paris on the rights of women in North Africa and the Middle East. The...

Emilie Vidal

Boosting the role of Catalonia to promote gender equality in the Mediterranean

Created by Emilie Vidal 34 days ago

Last month, the Gender Programme of the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) teamed up with the Department of Foreign Action, Institutional Relations and Transparency of the Government of Catalonia (Spain) to organize a meeting with...

Nour Nasr

Creating Safer Workplaces: Towards Sexual Harassment Policies in Lebanon

Created by Nour Nasr 45 days ago

The Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality (AFE) in partnership with HIVOS and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands has launched its latest campaign and study entitled ‘’Creating Safer Workplaces: Towards Sexual...

Susana Pavlou

On the 16 Days of Activism: how MIGS fight against GBV

Created by Susana Pavlou 46 days ago

Together with the international community, Cyprus recently marked the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Girls and the start of another year’s 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV). Violence...

Nawal Mostafa

500 success stories about empowering female debtors and prisoners in Egypt

Created by Nawal Mostafa 47 days ago

In celebration of the conclusion of its "New Life" project, the Care of Children of Female Prisoners Association held a conference entitled "The Beginning Not the End" to highlight the success stories of 500 female debtors  who joined the...

سفيان السعودي

The Make your voice heard project against GBV arrive to Khemisset city

Created by سفيان السعودي 47 days ago

20 young women from Khemisset city and its surroundings in a training on combating violence against women (VAW). The training is part of the project “Make your voice heard” which implemented by the Youth Empowerment Society - YES and...