Masar Program Gender Seminars
Organized by the AECID with the title “On the Path to Gender Equality in
North Africa and the Near East,” they will be held on September 9-10.
August 28, 2015
The opening event will be open to the public on September 9 at 10:00 a.m. at the Diplomatic School, as well as the closing event and presentation of conclusions from the workshops, on September 10 at 4:00 p.m., at the AECID headquarters.
The opening session will include a speech by prestigious feminist and Egyptian writer Ms. Nawal Saadawi, as well as the Tunisian legal expert and specialist on gender-related violence, Ms. Sana Ben Achour, along with other well-known speakers of different nationalities.
Throughout these two days of seminars, five workshops will be held on themes which, after consulting with the participants, reflect the concerns and interests of women in North Africa and the Near East:
Women’s political rights and political participation:
Violence against women;
Social sensitization about women’s rights;
Economic empowerment, access to and participation in the labor market;
Legislative reforms; access to and enforcement of justice.
Please confirm your attendance at these public events.
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