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- Multi-country - Types of Violence - Association

Gender Equality Awareness Raising against Intimate Partner Violence (GEAR against IPV)

Created 15.07.2015

The GEAR against IPV approach is a proposal for systematic intervention in the school (or other) setting, where girls and boys are invited, through a series of experiential activities, to assess but also challenge their culturally...

Algeria - Civil and political rights - Association

Establishing a coalition and advocacy for the introduction of the quota policy in Algeria

Created 15.07.2015

This practice addressed the need to improve the representation of women in the political life. In 2005, CIDDEF conducted a comparative study on the representation of women in political bodies between Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia. From this study,...

Algeria - Miscellaneous - Association

Women's voices Web radio

Created 15.07.2015

The web radio"Voix de Femmes” (Women’s Voices) is one of the largest projects of the FEC’s association with the following objectives:  - Make the FEC’srole visible in media and information;- Convey women’ s d...

- Multi-country - Civil and political rights - Association

Transnational Campaigning - European Women's Lobby 5050 campaign across Europe

Created 15.07.2015

The 5050 campaign, which was launched in 2012, is one of the most successful practices among the projects organized together with EWL’s organisations members. Its main mission is to implement parity at all levels of decision-making in...

- 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...