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EuroMed Feminist Initiative EFI

EuroMed Feminist Initiative EFI is a policy network that encompasses women’s rights organizations from the two shores of the Mediterranean and advocates for gender equality and women’s rights as inseparable from democracy building and citizenship, for political solutions to all conflicts, and for the right of peoples to self-determination.

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Roundtable: Engendering the Crisis Response in Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq

As the Syrian armed conflict has entered its tenth year, challenges related to protracted displacement, shrinking livelihoods, collapsing economies, and weak protection frameworks, have yielded various consequences for women living in Syria’s neig

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Online Regional Policy Dialogue Round-up

Watch our round-up video of the Online Regional Policy Dialogue on combatting violence against women and girls and strengthening women’s rights in the context of the Co

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Latest Publications

Press Release - Syrian female refugees’ contribution to economic development in Jordan is highlighted in EU-funded study    

02 Dec 2020
Amman, 28 November – Underlying the important contribution of Syrian women to economic development in Jordan, Tamkeen for Legal Aid and Human Rights launched the European Union (EU)-funded study “Status of Syrian Women Refugees in the Jordanian...

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16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence: Combating VAWG Must Be Set as A Political Priority at All Times

25 Nov 2020
With one out of three women abused or subjected to gender-based violence in their lives, Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) is a global pandemic. No country, whether in peaceful, crisis and conflict situations, is free from that ill. The...

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Report: On-line Policy Dialogue - Combating Violence Against Women and Girls and Strengthening Women's Rights in the Context of the Covid-19 Pandemic

23 Nov 2020
EuroMed Feminist Initiative (EFI) has followed up on the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial Process on strengthening the role of women in society as a major tool to promote gender equality in the whole Euro-Med region since the first...

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Recommendations From the Policy Dialogue on Combating Violence Against Women And Girls and Strengthening Women’s Rights in the Context of the Covid 19 Pandemic

23 Nov 2020
The Covid-19 crisis has put a spotlight on existing structural inequalities and the different realities that women and men are facing because of the pandemic. Women are at the forefront of dealing with the consequences of the pandemic. According...

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