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Stephanie Willman Bordat

SURVEY: Violence against women in intimate relationships in Morocco

Created by Stephanie Willman Bordat 9 days ago

Do you know women in Morocco who have suffered violence from an intimate partner? We want to listen to these stories! This survey is part of an action research carried out by a network of women’s rights associations across the country, which...

Milena Kadieva

Milena Kadieva wins one of the Women in Action 2019 European Awards

Created by Milena Kadieva 44 days ago

On December 4th, the human rights lawyer of Gender Alternatives Foundation (Bulgaria), Milena Kadieva,  won the Women of Europe Award for the category of ‘’Women in Action’’ in recognition of her extraordinary actions at...

Ibtissame Betty Lachgar

M.A.L.I. evokes 'The Handmaid's Tale'on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Created by Ibtissame Betty Lachgar 50 days ago

On November 27th, the Moroccan association Alternative Movement for Individual Freedoms (M.A.L.I.), organized a symbolic action calling for the right of women to dispose of their bodies, to fight for the respect of their sexual and reproductive...

Fairouz Habache

Setif in Pink: Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

Created by Fairouz Habache 51 days ago

For the first time, the WIBA Community participated this year in the international campaign aimed at raising awareness among citizens about breast cancer screening, by organizing "Setif Days in Pink" on October 16, 17, 19 and 28 in the Wilaya. of...

Yesim Sevig

Online platform to support young Turkish female entrepreneurs

Created by Yesim Sevig 51 days ago

The Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey (KAGIDER) established a new training platform named ‘’My dream partner’’ with the help of the New World Program to help young women aged between 18 – 25 to start their...

Noha El Khouly

7 women appointed as deputy mayors in Egypt, a good yet not sufficient step!

Created by Noha El Khouly 56 days ago

In November 2019, Jackeline Aazar, Ghada Yehiya, Inas samir, Lubna Abdul Aziz, Hind Mohamad Ahmad, Duna El Dusuqi and Jihan Abdul Mu’em, were appointed as deputy mayors for  the Governorates of Alexandria, Awsan, South Sinai, Sharqia,...

Foundation's Team

The Mediterranean Women Entrepreneurs Forum, an opportunity for women-owned businesses

Created by Foundation's Team 57 days ago

On November 22nd was held the the MEDA Women Entrepreneurs Forum, c-organized by the Association of Mediterranean Business Women’s Organizations (AFAEMME) in collaboration with the Association of Chambers of Commerce and...

Foundation's Team

UfM Women Business Forum: boosting women's role in circular economy, tech and innovation fields

Created by Foundation's Team 57 days ago

From the 19th to the 21st of November 2019, the Women Business Forum organized by the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) took place in Barcelona, within the framework of the Smart City Expo World Congress. This annual meeting served as a...

حياة قادري

Tunisia: New support centre for women victims of violence in Regueb

Created by حياة قادري 57 days ago

On November 14, 2019, ‘’Voice of Eve’’ association opened ‘’Markazuhunn’’ (Their Centre), a new space for listening and mentoring for women victims of violence in the city of Regueb in the governorate...

سليمة مصباح الفاخري

We Can Be: An Illustrated Guide to Combat Gender Stereotypes in Libya

Created by سليمة مصباح الفاخري 64 days ago

The Women and Youth Empowerment Forum, in partnership with a number of civil society organizations from across Libya, has launched an illustrated guide entitled "We Can Be" aimed at changing stereotypes around women in Libya. The publication of...