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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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Launching ABC for Gender Sensitive Legislation Handbook

The EuroMed Feminist Initiative is launching the “ABC for Gender Sensitive Legislation”, the second handbook in the series ABC.

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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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Latest Publications

In Solidarity with women! Turkey must return to Istanbul Convention

02 Jul 2021
On May 2021 EuroMed Feminist Initiative joined the international community to mark the 10th anniversary of the Istanbul Convention, the Council of Europe’s Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence. “...

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Stop the Killing and Ethnic Cleansing of Palestinians

20 May 2021
The colonial policies and practices by the Israeli State against Palestinian families in Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood in East Jerusalem who are threatened with expulsion, to be replaced by Jewish settlers, brought further escalation of violence in...

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Regional study on Violence Against Women and Girls in the South Mediterranean

18 May 2021
Between December 2019 and November 2020, the RCSO conducted its first regional study on “Violence Against Women and Girls in the South Mediterranean”, focusing on the seven countries in the regional program: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco...

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Violence Against Women and Girls in the South Mediterranean STUDY BRIEF

13 Apr 2021
Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG) is a global phenomenon and is recognised, in line with international human rights standards, as a violation of women’s human rights. Important efforts have been made in recent years to adapt national...

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