On-line Regional Policy Dialogue on Combating VAWG and Strengthening Women´s Rights in the Context of Covid-19 pandemic

violence against women and girls, VAWG

In the frame of the regional project “Combating Violence against Women in the Southern Mediterranean Region”, funded by the European Union, a Policy Dialogue on Combating Violence Against Women and Girls and Strengthening Women´s Rights in the Context of Covid - 19 pandemic was held online in partnership with the Ministry of Social Development of Jordan on 21 September 2020. 


International Women's Day 2019 Celebrations

IWD, International Womens Day, March 8

On the 8th of March, EuroMed Feminist Initiative celebrates the International Women's Day as a day for peace, freedom, sustainable development, social justice, and equality. It is a day to celebrate the achievements of women, but also a day to highlight all the obstacles and challenges that remain in achieving universal gender equality.  

EuroMed Feminist Initiative along with its members celebrated the International Women's Day and participated in many events, marches, strikes, and conferences.


Protest Against Rape Crimes in Front of the Government's Building in Tunisia

women's rights in Tunisia, Rape in Tunisia

The Association of Tunisian Women for Research and Development (AFTURD), together with 30 civil society organizations, organized a protest on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, in front of the government's building to against the frequent rape crimes against women and girls in Tunisia


A landmark Step for Women's Rights in Tunisia – Equal Inheritance Rights

Inheritance law in Tunisia

In a speech marking Women’s Day in Tunisia, President Beji Caid Essebsi announced that he will submit a bill to parliament , that aims to give women equal inheritance rights with men. 


Joint statement of the Civil Collective for Individual Liberties

Since its formation on January 19, 2016, the Civil Collective for Individual Liberties, which includes 37 associations for the defense of human rights and in particular individual liberties, has been monitoring, denouncing and condemning violations and attacks of on human rights.


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

womens rights

Euromed Feminist Initiative in partnership with the member organizations in Tunisia, Lebanon, Morocco, Jordan, Palestine and Algeria held national dialogues to discuss follow up and monitoring mechanisms on national level. 


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

Gender equality in Tunisia, womens rights in Tunisia

The national roundtable with the support of the European Union took place on 17-18 April 2018 at Golden Tulip Hotel Tunisia. Organised by Association of Tunisian Women for Research and Development (AFTURD) in partnership with the Euromed Feminist Initiative.