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The Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies is delighted to announce the launch of the European Women’s Lobby 50/50 Campaigns’ “No Modern European Democracy without Gender Equality” Lobbying Kit ahead of the EU Elections 2014. The Lobbying Kit aims to provide resources for national (women’s rights) organizations and dedicated individuals in their demand to ensure the […]

Το Μεσογειακό Ινστιτούτο Μελετών Κοινωνικού Φύλου (MIGS) είναι συνεργαζόμενος οργανισμός στο πρόγραμμα για την καταπολέμηση/εξάλειψη της βίας κατά των γυναικών και των κοριτσιών στην Κυπριακή κοινωνία.  Το πρόγραμμα συντονίζεται από το Γραφείο Επιτρόπου Διοικήσεως και Ανθρωπίνων Δικαιωμάτων, στα πλαίσια των αρμοδιοτήτων του ως Αρχή Ισότητας, με χρηματοδότηση που εξασφάλισε , μέσω του κοινοτικού χρηματοδοτικού Προγράμματος […]

The Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies is a partner to a project coordinated by the Gender Studies, o.p.s.,  Czech Republic entitled Staying Safe Online: Gender and Safety on the Internet, and funded by the European Commission Daphne III Programme. Other partners to the project include the organization Feminoteka (Poland) and ProFem (Czech Republic) . The […]

The Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS) congratulates the new President elect of the Republic of Cyprus, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades. In these critical times facing our country, the main focus of our new government will be to address the serious challenges brought by the economic crisis and to work diligently toward the speedy recovery of […]

An estimated 500,000 women and girls living in the European Union (EU) are affected by female genital mutilation (FGM), with a further 180,000 at-risk each year. Meeting the needs of these women and girls requires that the asylum, health and social support systems of EU member states offer appropriate and accessible high quality services. Are […]