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Activities and Initiatives: Gender

* Regional Media Training and Knowledge Management workshop on Gender & Citizenship in the Arab Countries
Cairo - Egypt, 5 - 8  June, 2005.
Organized by: UNDP-POGAR in partnership with the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and in cooperation with the Center for Research and Training for Development (CRTD) and the Association for the Development and Enhancement of Women (ADEW)..
The aim of this meeting is the dissemination of information on Gender and Nationality in the Arab countries.
* Agenda, Background and Publications

* Gender and Citizenship Initiative - Phase One 2002-2004
1  January, 2004.
Organized by: United Nations Development Programme - Programme on Governance in the Arab Region (UNDP-POGAR).
* Agenda, Background and Publications

* Expert Group Meeting on Gender and Nationality in the Arab World
Beirut - Lebanon, 1  October, 2003.
Organized by: United Nations Development Programme - Programme on Governance in the Arab Region (UNDP-POGAR).

* Expert Group Meeting on Nationality Legislation from the Perspective of the Islamic Shari�a
Tunis - Tunisia, 3 - 4  July, 2003.
Organized by: United Nations Development Programme - Programme on Governance in the Arab Region (UNDP-POGAR).
* Agenda, Background and Publications

* Gender & Citizenship in the Arab World - Mediterranean Development Forum IV
Amman - Jordan, 7  October, 2002.
Organized by: United Nations Development Programme - Programme on Governance in the Arab Region (UNDP-POGAR) and the World Bank Group - Mediterranean Development Forum IV.
* Agenda, Background and Publications

* Expert Group Meeting on Three Aspects of Citizenship: Family Laws, Social Protection Laws and Nationality and Election Laws
Casablanca - Morocco, 1  July, 2002.
Organized by: United Nations Development Programme - Programme on Governance in the Arab Region (UNDP-POGAR) and MAROC 20/20.

* Gender and Citizenship Initiative - Launch
1  January, 2002.
Organized by: United Nations Development Programme - Programme on Governance in the Arab Region (UNDP-POGAR).
The G&C; initiative offers research on women's citizenship in selected Arab countries and raises public and media awareness about the scale and implications of gender inequalities inherent in key legislation and discussed in the Arab Human Development Report of 2002. The initiative is to build the capacity of Arab women's NGOs in networking and advocacy to lobby for policy changes and to develop partnerships between women's NGOs and parliamentarians.

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