From the 25th to the 29th of November, EuroMed Feminist Initiative, along with the Equality and Citizenship Center, organized a training of trainers on “Applying the ABC for a gender-sensitive Constitution in promoting gender equality and women’s rights” in Beirut. The 5-day event allowed the trainers to face the challenges of their mission, to better know their roles and to improve their technical skills.
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.
The Euro-Med Women’s Rights Civil Society conference took place on 22-23 November 2017 at Samiramis Intercontinental hotel, Egypt. This event was organized by Euromed Feminist Initiative and funded by the European Union. The conference gathered over 130 representatives from 107 women’s rights and human rights organizations and networks as well as gender experts, academia and media from 26 countries.
The Euro-Med Women’s Rights Civil Society Conference will take place on 22-23 November 2017 at Samiramis Intercontinental Hotel, Cairo, Egypt. This event is funded by the European Union.
391 civil society organizations across 98 countries signed the women, peace and security civil society open letter prepared by the NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security.
Euromed Feminist Initiative IFE-EFI has organised an exchange trip in France and Strasbourg for Syrian lawyers, legal and constitutional experts.
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has circulated an open letter calling on all Members states to prioritize gender equality and women's rights and to increase their support for women civil society organizations and women human rights defenders.