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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...

United Kingdom - Types of Violence - Association

Partnership, advice, support and training services in domestic abuse and harmful practices

Created 15.07.2015

The successful practice promotes the safety of women suffering domestic abuse and harmful practices, such as forced marriage, honour based violence and Female Genital Mutilation, within BAMER (Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee) communities....

Morocco - Economy / Employment - Association

Support for women's empowerment in the North-East of Morocco

Created 19.05.2015

The project aims at the emancipation of women living in the rural environment in the province of Berkane. To strengthen the economic role and capacities of women, ADF offers training on "eco-weaving" and support for the creation of cooperatives...

Egypt - Types of Violence - Association

Call for social, cultural and health rights for young street mothers

Created 19.05.2015

The practice focuses on the case of young street mothers aged 14 to 22 who are often victims of violence and are pregnant after having been kidnapped and pressed into prostitution. Moreover, despite the adoption of a law enabling women to register...

Tunisia - Economy / Employment - Association

Economic empowerment of rural women through access to resources and rights

Created 19.05.2015

In partnership with OXFAM, the women’ s development group and the development association ASSAD, CAWTAR launched an income-generating practice in the field of the environment and raising women’ s awareness of their rights. This practice...

- Multi-country - Economy / Employment - Association

Young Women as Job Creator - Phase I

Created 19.05.2015

The practice was structured around seminars by promoting self-employment and entrepreneurship. Around 800 students have benefited from this motivation and advice programme in order to launch their own enterprise and become successful businesswomen....