Women’s rights – a look at how Europe’s media treats the issue

Coinciding with celebrations of the Tunisian revolution, the constituent assembly in Tunis has reconfirmed in the constitution the principle of equality between men and women.France 2 Men and women in Saudi Arabia is a completely different story. The rights of women here are very limited. Swiss SRF1. In Afghanistan, the withdrawal of foreign troops has seen a rise in brutality against ...

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Outcomes and prospects of the Istanbul-Marrakech process

We are pleased to publish the main outcomes of the “Euromed Civil Forum” focused on “Gender Equality”, which has been held in Brussels on the 3 and 4 September 2013 At the initiative of the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMHRN) and the Euro- Mediterranean Non-Governmental Platform (ENGP), and in partnership with the European Feminist Initiative (IFE-EFI), 85 organisations met in Brussels ...

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North Africa: Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia

More news from IEMed website! Look at their website The new Islamic political actors in North Africa, along with international Islamic financial institutions, are participating from today in Barcelona in the conference “Economic Agendas of Islamic Actors”, organised by the IEMed. The objective of the conference is to explore the policies with which to guarantee a successful economic transition ...

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Algeria cinema at the IEMed on the 50th anniversary of its independence!

News from our IEMed partner in Algeria! Go to Algeria has been the subject of two cinema and debate sessions at the IEMed on the 50th anniversary of its independence. Today, there was a screening of the documentary Ils ont rejoint le front (Algeria, 2012) about the Algerians of European origin who joined the independence cause. Next, the history ...

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Survey: Violence Against Women Services (VAW)

نسخة عن الإستبيان الموضوع: إستبيان حول أفضل ممارسات وخدمات منظمات المجتمع المدني المتوفرة للنساء الناجيات من العنف ضد المرأة ضمن إطار مبادرة “الشراكات المتعددة القطاعات لمكافحة العنف ضد المرأة في منطقة الإسكوا” بالتعاون مع مؤسسة أبعاد – مركز الموارد للمساواة بين الجنسين. جانب الشركاء الكرام، تحية طيبة وبعد، يقوم مركز المرأة في اللجنة الاقتصادية والاجتماعية لغربى آسيا (الاسكوا) وبالتعاون مع ...

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Job vacancy in Lebanon! More info on LDN website!

Position: Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs Project Coordinator Institution: World Vision Country: Lebanon Deadline: 7/16/2012 MAJOR TASKS: Implement activities as per the activity tracking table; conduct field visits to the different areas of operation to monitor and supervise work progress Prepare and organize community based activities including workshops, trainings, and other events in coordination with the Children’s Council and relevant advocacy ...

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