Tag: Gender Equality

Post-Cotonou: EU green-lights new treaty with African, Caribbean and Pacific states

July 25, 2023

After more than a two-year delay, the EU Council finally ratified (20 July) a new treaty with African, Caribbean and Pacific countries that covers a ... Read More

Ivanka Trump lauds Morocco on gender equality, prepares for visit this November

October 31, 2019

Ivanka Trump, daughter and advisor to US President Donald Trump, who is preparing a visit to Morocco in November, said the country has made strides ... Read More

King of Morocco Calls for Consolidating African Women’s Role as Key Drivers of Development

September 27, 2018

King Mohammed VI of Morocco has called on all stakeholders in Africa, government, private sector and civil society to spare no effort to consolidate the ... Read More

Tunisia: Bill on Gender Equality in Inheritance in the Pipeline

August 14, 2018

Tunisian President Béji Caid Essebsi on Monday announced the introduction of a draft bill on equal inheritance for men and women, making Tunisia the first ... Read More

Adoul Profession Opens to Women, another Victory for Gender Equality in Morocco

January 23, 2018

Women in Morocco can now exercise the profession of Adoul or religious notary, a profession previously reserved for men. The move was announced at the ... Read More

Women in North Africa Face Many Obstacles

March 18, 2013

Women in MENA countries have made big strides over the past four decades in the fields of education and health coverage, but they still face ... Read More