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Euromed Feminist Initiative IFE-EFI

Was founded in 2003 as a feminist network and formally enlarged to Euromed Feminist Initiative IFE-EFI during its General Assembly on 5th Dec 2014. It encompasses women’s rights organizations from the two shores of the Mediterranean and from Caucasus. As a policy network, Euromed Feminist Initiative IFE-EFI advocates for gender equality and women’s rights as full part of democracy and citizenship, for the right of people to self-determination, against militarism, war and occupation.

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Latest News

Lebanese Parliament Abolished Article 522 of the Penal Code

Euromed Feminist Initiative congratulates women’s rights, civil society and human rights organizations and activists in Lebanon for their extensive efforts in the abolishment of Article 522 of the Penal Code after years of continuous activism.

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A Historic Day for Jordan - Jordan Parliament Abolished Article 308 of the Penal Code

Euromed Feminist Initiative congratulates women’s rights, civil society and human rights organizations in Jordan for their prodigious efforts in the abolishment of Article 308 of the Jordanian Penal Code.

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Meeting with the Coordination of the CSTF in Baghdad, July 2017

The meeting with the Coordination of the Cross-Sector Task Force (CSTF) 1325 took place on 25th of July 2017 at the President Office Baghdad. It is a regular meeting of the Coordination with a main objective to follow up on the implementation of the Iraqi National Action Plan (NAP) on the United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on women, peace and security, to share latest updates and plan the next steps of the CSTF. 

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Double Burden: Palestinian Refugees from Syria, 23rd May 2017, Lebanon

The five years of the Syrian conflict continues with no end. As the armed conflict intensifies across multiple front lines, the widespread disregard for civilian lives continues to result in deepening humanitarian and protection needs with over 4.2 million people who registered as refugees in neighbouring countries and an estimation of 6.5 million are displaced within Syria. 

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Latest Publications

A Historic Day for Jordan - Jordan Parliament Abolished Article 308 of the Penal Code

03 Aug 2017
On Tuesday, 1st of August the Jordanian parliament voted to abolish article 308 of the Penal Code which allowed rapists to escape punishment if they marry their victims.  Euromed Feminist Initiative congratulates women’s rights, civil...

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2nd National Dialogues Outcomes

20 Jul 2017
The Outcomes of the 2nd National Dialogues in Lebanon, Morocco, Egypt, Jordan, Palestine, Algeria and Tunisia in the framework of the project "Gender Regional Platform" funded by EU. 

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Master plan: Implementation of UNSCR 1325 in Iraq

11 May 2017
Master plan: Implementation of UNSCR 1325 in Iraq

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Gender Sensitive Constitutional Principles for Syria

11 May 2017
Gender Sensitive Constitutional Principles for Syria: The basis of the constitutional declaration in the transitional period and a foundation for the future permanent constitution in Syria, June 2016

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