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Euromed Feminist Initiative IFE-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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Latest News

A Training on Combating Violence Against Women and Girls, Lebanon

In the frame of the project “Combating Violence against Women in the Southern Mediterranean Region”, funded by the European Union, EuroMed Feminist Initiative and its members in Lebanon, Association Najdeh and the Lebanese Democratic Women’s Gathering (RDFL), conducted a training on Combating Violence Against Women and Girls on 26 June, 2020 in Beirut, Lebanon. 

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The International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

When a conflict erupts, women become a "war zone" themselves. Sexual violence, assault, torture and slavery increase in the context of armed conflict.

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Recommendations of the Civil Society Consultations on Developing Guidelines for Implementation of Women, Peace and Security Agenda

EuroMed Feminist Initiative and the Coalition of Syrian Women for Democracy held a civil society consultation in March 2020 in Beirut on developing guidelines for implementation of Women, Peace and Security Agenda (WPSA) in the South Mediterranean, with particular focus on the Syrian crises. 

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Palestinian Women Speak Up: Accountability Delayed, Peace and Justice Delayed

Position Paper on the so-called "Deal of the Century" - Produced by PWWSD

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Latest Publications

EuroMed Feminist Initiative Milestones and Main Achievements 2010 - 2020

08 Jun 2020
Over the past years, EuroMed Feminist Initiative has strived to promote women’s rights and gender equality, to combat all forms of discrimination and violence against women and girls, and advocate for women's significant and active participation in...

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EFI Newsletter - June 2020

08 Jun 2020
From the onset of the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus and throughout the lockdown period, EuroMed Feminist Initiative has adapted to swiftly respond to the needs of women who have been struggling to come to terms with the additional pressure caused...

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Gender Regional Program Madad for Women responds during the COVID-19 lockdown

05 Jun 2020
From the earliest weeks of the COVID 19 outbreak, EuroMed Feminist Initiative and the consortium partners have adapted quickly to address the needs of the most vulnerable refugee women and women in the host communities in Lebanon, Iraq and...

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Recommendations - Civil Society Consultations on Developing Guidelines for Implementation of Women, Peace and Security Agenda

01 Jun 2020
EuroMed Feminist Initiative and the Coalition of Syrian Women for Democracy held a civil society consultation in March 2020 in Beirut on developing guidelines for implementation of Women, Peace and Security Agenda (WPSA) in the South...

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