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How to better integrate gender equality concerns into actions – ILO on-line Gender Campus

Translating global political commitment to gender equality into practice requires “gender transformative actions” at technical level, in policies, programmes, projects, training actions. Many organizations are interested in building the capacity of their staff to respond to these growing needs. The on-line ‘Gender Campus’ course, organized by ILO International Training Center, will provide them with the necessary tools for gender mainstreaming ...

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International Women’s day 2012

‘Connecting Girls, Inspiring Futures’ has been announced as the 2012 theme for International Woman’s Day (IWD), which takes place every year on March 8th. The tagline, displayed on the official press release, states: “If every International Women’s Day event held in 2012 includes girls in some way, then thousands of minds will be inspired globally.” This globally recognized annual day ...

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ITU – International Telecommunication Union launched “Girls in ICT” web portal

This portal provides practical information on scholarship programs, internships, training opportunities, online networks, Girls in ICT Day activities and other resources. All content on the website is available for free.  There are no fees to use the website. The web site is multilanguage and it includes English, French and Arab. The web site also contains profile of women working at ...

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Greenhouse 2012 program, call for registration

Greenhouse is an advanced contemporary development program for documentary films aimed at Mediterranean Cinema School Graduates & Emerging Filmmakers from Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Syria &Tunisia. The program is open to emergent filmmakers. The deadline for submission is February 20th 2012. This is a yearly program hosting 10-12 projects each round.
The selected filmmakers are invited to participate ...

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