Monthly Archives: March 2012

Rural women in Egypt: Can we afford to neglect them

From the blog of Ahmed Awadalla, Researcher in Civil Liberties Program, Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights and Coordinator, Y-Peer Egypt. Various groups and minorities in Egypt are discriminated against and marginalized. With all the mobilization and debate happening in this post-revolution phase, one group … Continue reading

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Women’s body and biomedical intervention – Conference in Tunisia

Dear All Members, Women’ s day passed almost unnoticeably in Hungary. But in December we had a very fruitful conference in Tunisia on the women’s body and biomedical interventions. Please click on this link to read the Program (in French): Plaquette … Continue reading

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Psychological Health & Awareness Society offer training in Egypt

Dear All members of the network, I would like to share this information with that can be of interest. Psychological Health & Awareness Society in Egypt (PHASE) is offering a Rehabilitation Training for 15 women treated by PHASE team for violence, started at … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day

8 March is recognized by the United Nations System as the International Women’s Day. In ideal world, I suppose that we do not need such a day to focus specially on women. Unfortunately, in many parts of the world, developing … Continue reading

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