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Lebanon - Economy / Employment - Enterprises and Unions

Soap making to support unemployed women in Lebanon

Created 20.11.2019

Women make up only 28% of the total labour force in Lebanon According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Index 2018, many studies attribute this huge gap in economic participation to domestic burdens and responsibilities placed on...

Croatia - Types of Violence - Association

Croatia: Lobbying in support of women survivors of wartime sexual violence

Created 11.11.2019

In many armed conflicts and throughout history, rape and sexual violence were used as a weapon of war, as a tool to terrorize, intimidate and humiliate populations. During Croatia’s independence war, 1500 to 2200 persons, mainly women, are...

- International - Economy / Employment - Association

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

Created 09.09.2019

“One in every two seafood workers is a woman, yet women are over-represented in lowest paid and lowest valued positions, and very few at leadership positions… Women are essential contributors to this important food industry, but they...

- European Union - Education / Professional training - Association

Bringing Young Mothers Back to Education in six European countries

Created 05.08.2019

The problem of young mothers dropping out of education and facing difficulties in going back to education or training or entering the labour market with low qualifications is still a larger scale problem in Europe. Therefore, a consortium of...

Spain - Education / Professional training - Research

Inspira STEAM: pioneer project from Spain for more girls in science and tech

Created 06.06.2019

Various studies show that the number of women enrolling in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) related disciplines is decreasing which also affects their chances in pursuing a career in this field. For instance, a global survey...

Palestinian Authority - Health / Emotional and sexual life - Association

Imams, preachers and community leaders fighting GBV

Created 15.02.2019

“Communicate for GBV” is a project implemented by the Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (MIFTAH) in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). The project’s ultimate goal...

Tunisia - Miscellaneous - Association

Empowering Nefta's women artisans through cloth recycling

Created 27.09.2018

Co-founded in 2016, SHANTI is a social enterprise whose mission is to promote the design of innovative and creative solutions to the social, economic, cultural and environmental issues of Tunisia. Based on this principle, SHANTI has developed along...

Algeria - Economy / Employment - Association

Success Stories following visits to companies run by women in Setif

Created 31.07.2018

As part of a field diagnosis on the development of female entrepreneurship in Setif (Algeria), the Women in Business of Algeria association (WIBA) organized a series of visits to several women-managed enterprises in different communes of the wilaya...

Egypt - Economy / Employment - Association

'A Step of hope'Award for short film on women defying social stigma

Created 15.04.2018

Life Foundation for development and community integration participated at Alexandria Short Film festival by providing a special award entitled ‘’A Step of Hope’’, a golden award to highlight the challenge of change,...

Jordan - Economy / Employment - Association

Promotion of sustainable water management among Bedouin women in Jordan

Created 06.04.2018

Women have an important role in the household management within the Bedouin community of Qatrana (Jordan); however, they have limited opportunity to learn about current issues relevant to best practices in household management. This project was one...

Algeria - Education / Professional training - Association

AFIF: Literacy, Training and Employment for Women in Algeria

Created 25.01.2018

In 1962, when Algeria became independent, it set up a huge literacy programme. More than 85 percent of the population was illiterate, and despite considerable investment and progress in education, low levels of literacy remain a challenge today....

Egypt - Miscellaneous - Association

Stories of Nihad: A TV program discussing women's issues

Created 24.01.2018

"Hikayat Nihad" is a TV program broadcast on Cairo and the people channel, presented by Nihad Abul-Qumsan in a simple and easy language. The program includes number of illustrated stories aiming at educating and supporting Egyptian women, as well...