Gender and Leadership Spotlights

Mon, 3 Feb, 2014
We have noted two significant developments earlier this year in both Bahrain and Jordan, notably an attempt to reform nationality laws and bring some justice to women in their right to transmit nationality. The Bahraini cabinet approved on 12 January 2014 a decision allowing Bahraini women married to non-nationals the right to transmit the Bahraini nationality with conditions that have yet to be communicated. The Cabinet also approved the referral of suggested revisions to selected clauses of the... more
Sun, 22 Dec, 2013
CRTD.A organised in its capacity as the new regional secretariat (2013 - 2016) the steering committee meeting for the EWR, which was attended by 8 participants from the Committee members from Jordan, Morocco, Egypt and Lebanon. more
Mon, 16 Sep, 2013
CRTD.A organized a workshop on “Participatory leadership and women’s political participation” in its training center in the Museum area. more
Wed, 4 Sep, 2013
CRTD.A organized a workshop on “Participatory leadership and women’s political participation” in its training center in the Museum area. more
Thu, 18 Jul, 2013
Members of "Equality without Reservation" steering committee, which includes women from Egypt, Syria, Palestine, Lebanon, Morocco, Jordan and Tunisia, met in Cairo on 27 June 2013. The meeting was hosted by the EWR secretariat, the New Woman Foundation, and focused on discussing and analyzing the current trends and developments in the region, the impact on women's rights and the role of the EWR.    more
Wed, 17 Jul, 2013
"The Arab revolts which have started in December 2010 have generated a most unprecedented change in the Arab world.  Indeed, the past era has witnessed significant youth involvement, a visible and vocal participation of women demanding change as well as a greater space for organizing and free speech.  However, the new powers that have occupied the political vacuum in the Arab region are mostly conservative Islamist with a clear vision of what society should be.  more
Tue, 9 Jul, 2013
The Collective for Research and Training on Development – Action and the Women Learning Partnership, organized an interactive seminar with Mr. Saul Ortega, the head of the delegation of Venezuelan Parliamentarians visiting Lebanon with the participation of Venezuelan Ambassador to Lebanon, Ms. more
Fri, 28 Jun, 2013
The Collective for Research and Training for Development - Action, a member of the “Women Learning Partnership for Rights, Development and Peace” and the Lebanon Coordinator for “Equality without Reservation”, would like to invite you to an interactive seminar hosting Mr. Saul Ortega, head of the delegation of Venezuelan parliament members in MERCOSUR (Common Market of the South), Vice-President of the Parliament of MERCOSUR, and member of the Parliamentary Bloc of the PSUV party (United Socialist Party... more
Fri, 15 Mar, 2013
CRTD.A is announcing an immediate vacancy for the Gender and Equality Team Coordinator. (One year full time contract renewable) The Gender and Equality Team is entrusted with spearheading the Arab Women's Right to Nationality Campaign, implementing more
Wed, 5 Dec, 2012
CRTD.A organized a workshop on “Participatory leadership and women’s political participation” in Saida (South Lebanon). more