MIGS is partner to a new project entitled Governance and the local integration of migrants and Europe’s refugees or GLIMER, for short. Our research efforts in this project are to help European cities and regions which are experiencing population decline, skill shortages and community fragmentation to better incorporate displaced migrants and refugees in ways that are sustainable and mutually beneficial. Read more →


Call for Applicants – She Experts Initiative


  • Are you an expert in your professional field?
  • Are you interested in gaining increased exposure and promoting your expertise?
  • Would you like to be trained in skills that will help you progress professionally?

The Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS) has already launched the She Experts Initiative, and having accepted and successfully trained an inaugural group of women experts, is now accepting applications for a second round. We are looking for women living and/or working in Cyprus with proven expertise in diverse areas to participate in the Initiative.

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The  Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS)  is a partner to the project entitled, “Circle of CHANGE: Preventing and combating violence against women and girls through gender equality awareness”. The aim of the project is to support the development and implementation of practical and targeted information, awareness-raising and education activities to eliminate Intimate Partner Violence/Sexual Violence (IPV/SV) in different levels: teen relationships, stakeholders and the wider-public. Read more →

The  Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS)  is a partner to the project entitled: “Ending Sexual Harassment and Violence in Third Level Education (ESHTE)“. The project aims to prevent and combat sexual violence and harassment (SVH) and build a culture of zero tolerance in universities and 3rd level institutions (UTLIs) throughout Europe through building; a feminist understanding and analysis, of the caused and effects of SVH. More importantly, it aims to support UTLIs to articulate a clear message, commitment, set of core values, ethos procedures and protocols to build a Zero Tolerance Zone and provide opportunities for sharing models of good practice.

Coordinator: National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI)

Partners: Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies, the Women’s Issues Information Centre (WIIC) in Lithuania and Rape Crisis Scotland (RCS) in UK.

Associate Partners (in Cyprus): University of Nicosia

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