Combating Violence against Women in the Southern Mediterranean Region

The overall objective of the project is to contribute to the elimination of all forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG) in the Southern Neighborhood.

The specific objectives of the project are:

  • VAWG is addressed by civil society (CS) and decision makers alike as a social and political issue.
  • Increased capacities and number of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) that combat VAWG. 
  • The establishment of a civil society Regional Observatory to follow up and monitor the governmental commitments in the area of VAWG, WPS and PVE as per the 4th UfM Ministerial Declaration (Cairo, 2017). 
Location: 
Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, and Tunisia
Duration: 
2019 - 2022

5 – 6 MAY 2022 : SIDE-EVENT & GENDER ADVOCACY GROUP MEETING AHEAD OF THE BRUSSELS CONFERENCE ON SYRIA

In the framework of the SIDA-funded programme « Supporting political transition in Syria through gender-sensitive social reconstruction » and in preparation of the Brussels Conference : « Supporting the future of Syria and the region » (9-10 May 2022), EuroMed Feminist Initiative and the Syrian Gender Advocacy Group (GAG) organised a side event followed by a GAG meeting (5-6 May 2022).

English

2nd Experts Group Meeting Regional Observatory on VAWG

Building on the outcomes of the first meeting held in Amman in August 2021, the Regional Observatory on Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) hosted by the EuroMed Feminist Initiative (EFI), held its second expert group meeting in Paris, France on September 29, and September 30. The Expert Group discussed the Regional Index’s framework and the application of composite indicators method, as well as the mechanism of work for developing the 2021 VAWG Index.

English

2nd Experts Group Meeting Regional Observatory on VAWG

Building on the outcomes of the first meeting held in Amman in August 2021, the Regional Observatory on Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) hosted by the EuroMed Feminist Initiative (EFI), held its second expert group meeting in Paris, France on September 29, and September 30. The Expert Group discussed the Regional Index’s framework and the application of composite indicators method, as well as the mechanism of work for developing the 2021 VAWG Index.

English

Pages