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Euromed Feminist Initiative IFE-EFI

Was founded in 2003 as a feminist network and formally enlarged to Euromed Feminist Initiative IFE-EFI during its General Assembly on 5th Dec 2014. It encompasses women’s rights organizations from the two shores of the Mediterranean and from Caucasus. As a policy network, Euromed Feminist Initiative IFE-EFI advocates for gender equality and women’s rights as full part of democracy and citizenship, for the right of people to self-determination, against militarism, war and occupation.

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National Dialogues following up on the 4th UfM Ministerial Meeting on women’s rights

Euromed Feminist Initiative in partnership with the member organizations in Tunisia, Lebanon, Morocco, Jordan, Palestine, Egypt and Algeria will hold national dialogues to discuss follow up and monitoring mechanisms on national level.  (see the calendar)

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National Roundtable "Following up on the 4th UfM Ministerial Meeting on women’s rights", April 2018, Tunisia

The national roundtable “Following up on the 4th UfM Ministerial Meeting on women’s rights”, organised by Association of Tunisian Women for Research and Development (AFTURD) in partnership with the Euromed Feminist Initiative with the support of the European Union, took place on 17-18 April 2018 at Golden Tulip Hotel Tunisia.

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International Equal Pay Day: 217 Years to Close the Gender Gap

April 10 marks Equal Pay Day, a day that aims to highlight the urgent need to address disparity and gender pay gap. Discrimination and gender inequality still exist globally in the social, political and economic spheres despite national and international measures, conventions and legislation that support gender equality in addition to the role of civil society and women’s rights organizations.

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PWWSD Advocacy Statement on Gazan Peaceful March

The Palestinian Working Woman Society for Development condemns the attack conducted by the Israeli forces on Friday 30 March 2018, the day that marks the Land Day. Tens of thousands of Palestinians, mostly refugees, in the Gaza Strip decided to march peacefully towards the borders of historic Palestine, from which they were uprooted during AlNakba in 1948.

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Latest Publications

Police Pressure on Human Rights Activists and Lawyers Protecting Refugees in Croatia

19 Apr 2018
The civil society organizations Are you Syrious (AYS)?, Centre for Peace Studies, and lawyers Sanja Bezbradica Jelavic and Ivo Jelavic held a press conference on Apr 18 and warned about the pressure that the Croatian Ministry of Interior puts on the...

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Platform 112 Condemns the Recent Pressures by the Ministry of Interior on Lawyers and Civil Society Organizations in Croatia

19 Apr 2018
Platform 112 strongly condemns the recent pressures the Ministry of Interior has been putting on lawyers and civil society organizations in Croatia. Platform 112 also urges Prime Minister Plenković and Interior Minister Davor Božinović to...

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IFE-EFI Statement - Stop the Massacres in Gaza

08 Apr 2018
On Friday 30th of March, Israeli forces killed at least 16 Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip and wounded 1416 people, according to authorities. More than half of them have been hit by live fire, including people staying far from the border....

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PWWSD Statement - Gazan Peaceful March

03 Apr 2018
The Palestinian Working Woman Society for Development (PWWSD) condemns the attack conducted by the Israeli forces on Friday 30 March 2018, the day that marks the Land Day. Tens of thousands of Palestinians, mostly refugees, in the Gaza Strip decided...

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