On the occasion of the 39th United Nations Human Rights Council, Euromed Feminist Initiative (EFI) and Palestinian Working Women Society for Development (PWWSD) organised a three days lobby trip to inform about the opened practices of apartheid against the Palestinian people and the ongoing violence faced by women and girls.
In the frame of the 39th session of the UN Human Rights Council, Euromed Feminist Initiative IFE-EFI organized a lobby trip in Geneva for a delegation of Syrian women rights activists from 17 to 19 September 2018.
Euromed Feminist Initiative will organise a lobby trip to the UN to a delegation of a Syrian activists on 17-19 September 2018. This event is organised in the framework of the project "Towards Sustainable Peace and Democracy in Syria Through Strengthening Civil Society and Women's Rights" funded by Sweden.
In view of the 39th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, Euromed Feminist Initiative, in partnership with Legal Action Worldwide (LAW), the Coalition of Syrian Women for Democracy (CSWD) and Women's UN Report Network (WUNRN), will hold a panel discussion on cycle of gender based violence on 17 September 2018 in Geneva.
The choice of the electoral system is one of the most important political issues, in particular in countries emerging from conflicts and/or decades of authoritarian regimes, and striving towards a democratic transition. Crucial part of this choice is the representation of oppressed people, especially women who are structurally marginalized and excluded. This choice could provide the possibility to have women’s voices finally heard, ensuring that the historical imbalance in their political participation as a candidates or voters is