Enhancing Equality between Men and Women in the Euromed Region

Project Duration
2008 - 2011
€4.5 million (ENPI)

Countries covered:

  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Palestine *
  • Syria *
  • Tunisia

Brief Description

Supports gender equality and the full implementation of CEDAW, increases knowledge on gender-based violence and backs the follow up to the Istanbul Ministerial Conference on Gender
Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria, Tunisia

Actions in brief

  • Analyses the situation of women and builds on existing achievements;
  • Facilitates networking to promote exchanges of experience and knowledge;
  • Supports the capacity-building of key actors in order to promote gender equality and to combat violence against women;
  • Promotes evidence-based advocacy;
  • Works with the media, promoting positive images on the role of women in society.


Gender Sustainable Development