Events

Conference

10 Oct 2016
11 Oct 2016
Palau de Pedralbes, Barcelona

Presentation, in Barcelona, of the Project “Strengthening the Capacity of the Actors Working for Equality” within the 3rd High-level Conference by the UfM on Women’s Empowerment

The third conference organised by the UfM on women’s empowerment brings together key actors in the fight for gender equality in the region. Discussions revolve around issues in the region, where women have a relevant role to play.

Cultural activity

05 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
Centre Cívic del Fort Pienc

Women And Transgression In The New Arabic Comic

Inauguration of the exhibition "Reeds and vignettes: Arab comics in motion", which includes a complete overview of comics and current graphic novels in the Arab world through twenty-three works, produced between 2007 and 2015.

Workshop

03 Apr 2016
10 Apr 2016
IEMed, Barcelona

Capacity-Building Workshop in Advocacy and Policy Dialogue for Gender Equality, in Barcelona

36 representatives of civil society organizations working for gender equality in Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Palestine, Egypt, Libya, Jordan, Lebanon, Bulgaria, Greece and Belgium gather in Barcelona for a capacity-building workshop.

Workshop

05 Oct 2016
IEMed, Barcelona

Rule of Law and Refugee Crisis: Refugee Women, Jordan

With the escalation of conflicts in the Middle East, women are suffering from the alienation of their own rights as well as being victims of discrimination. As refugees, women are even more vulnerable, as many of them leave their countries without do...

Conference

11 Jul 2016
IEMed, Barcelona

The Situation of Refugee Women in The Context of The Migration Crisis in Europe

What specific needs, different from those of men, do refugee women and children have? How can the gender perspective be taken into account and addressed to each individual situation in the implementation of all asylum policies and procedures?

Conference

05 May 2016
IEMed, Barcelona

Literature and Revolution

The continuity of ingrained patriarchal and sexist conceptions in Arab societies is a brake on the far-reaching changes dreamed up by the revolutionaries who took to the Arab streets during 2011.

Workshop

08 Dec 2016
Tunis

Presentation Seminar, in Tunis, of the Second Cycle of the Project “Strengthening the Capacity of the Actors Working for Equality”

The aim of the seminar held in Tunis was to present the second cycle of the Axis 1 of the project “Women for the future in the Mediterranean”, inscribed within the Priority Solidarity Fund, funded by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Int...