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- Multi-country - Civil and political rights - Association

Equality for local development: gender mainstreaming in municipalities

Created 15.07.2015

The project aimed at increasing analytical and practical capacities of local authorities in order to implement real gender equality policies. It has been organized by CWSP, coordinator of the project in Bulgaria, in partnership with the Office of...

Bulgaria - Types of Violence - Association

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

Created 15.07.2015

GAF uses legal mechanisms to force the Bulgarian state to meet its obligations regarding the improvement of the role of women in society and the rights of women and girls who are victims of gender based violence. To achieve this goal, it initiates...

Egypt - Types of Violence - Association

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

Created 15.07.2015

The practice was initiated in 2004 with the aim of breaking the taboo that existed at that time, of sexual harassment. The campaign started with an approach of quantifying the problem and disseminating the figures with both media and concerned...

Egypt - Civil and political rights - Association

Family Status Laws'Campaign

Created 15.07.2015

This practice was conducted to counter the rising demands from opponents to repeal the family laws tackling custody and visitation articles. Mothers affected by these laws were suddenly put at the risk of losing their children’ s custody, facing...

Jordan - Economy / Employment - Association

Right to Inheritance

Created 15.07.2015

The main objective of the practice is the improvement of economic empowerment and the respect of economic women’s rights in Jordan, through an advocacy campaign for the right to inheritance. JOHUD in collaboration with the Arab Women Legal...

Morocco - Civil and political rights - Association

Capacity building caravan of social actors in the southern Morocco

Created 15.07.2015

The practice was launched in 2009. Its aim is to provide political actors and associations from southern Morocco with the tools to promote better women representation in decision making bodies (associations and municipalities). The practice...

Palestinian Authority - Types of Violence - Association

Palestinian women through the eyes of their youth

Created 15.07.2015

Gender based violence (GBV) is still considered a taboo in Palestinian society. This topic needs to be in everyday conversations to break these taboos.   Women’s rights, and their right to live in dignity needs to be accepted across...

Morocco - Economy / Employment - Association

Valuation of our intangible heritage, the rose fragrance, as a tool to combat discrimination against women in the valleys of Dadès and Mgoun.

Created 15.07.2015

This successful practice aims to accompany women to integrate themselves to local economic activities, particularly in the area of the valuation of the rose fragrance. This action raised awareness to rural population, particularly to women. The...

Palestinian Authority - Types of Violence - Association

Women in armed conflicts and disappearances

Created 15.07.2015

The successful practice targets Palestinian women who experience violence of the occupation and its repressive practices. They suffer, in addition, social types of violence because they live in a patriarchal society, making them be victims at...

Egypt - Types of Violence - Association

16 days of activism - Qanun Nashaz (wrong notes of the law)

Created 15.07.2015

The “16 days of activism”is an international campaign conducted by different organizations in different countries. The aimed at shedding the light on the discriminatory laws against women worldwide, and its efforts to combat it. The...

Egypt - Types of Violence - Association

I Saw Harassment

Created 15.07.2015

This initiative has been established to monitor sexual harassment against women and girls in Egypt. It aims to: shed light and raise awareness on practices that violate women’s rights through periodical reports issued; mobilize community to...

Palestinian Authority - Miscellaneous - Association

Grassroots Activists for Just Peace and Gender Equality

Created 15.07.2015

This successful practice targets activists and young university students in 30 locations in the West Bank and Gaza. The objective was to empower marginalized, conflict affected women in the occupied territory in order to play an active role in...