Publications

The Road to Women’s Empowerment in the Arabic – Speaking MENA Region :(2009)

The workbook is a practical guide for the implementation of successful programs and experiences in addressing discriminatory social practices and beliefs that hinder gender equality in the Middle East and North Africa.

It contains 16 experiences of speciali...

By Thread and Needle : a catalogue of Embroideries of Arab Women (Arabic)

“By Thread and Needle” is an embroidery catalogue which includes photos and information on the handcrafts of women who benefited from micro-credit in the Arab countries; in addition it also covers the experience of some organizations that support women in this field in...

Unprotected Employment in the West Bank Gaza Strip a Gender Equality and Workers Rights Perspective :(2008)

Under the joint regional initiative between the Center for Arab Women Training and Research “CAWTAR” and the International Labor Organization – Regional Office for Arab countries on “Gender equality and the Rights of Workers in informal Economies of Arab co...

The Arab Woman Development Report 2003: Arab Adolescent girl : Reality and Prospects (Arabic, English, French)

The Center of Arab Women for Training and Research (CAWTAR) sees this report on “Arab Adolescent Girls: Realities and Prospects” as a preliminary, exploratory study that will lead to further studies in a field that is still not report, sufficiently investigated in the...

Planning and action for the millennium goals : training manual (2008)

The training kit targets the media and civil society development organizations to improve statistical, analytical and planning knowledge of their workers in the use of the Millennium Goals. The manual comes in response to the need to build on practical experiences and questions fa...

Women Entrepreneurs in Tunisia (2008) (French)

The study was published in preparation for a regional report based on studies conducted in five Arab countries.

The report is the result of a field study that covered 196 women entrepreneurs in Tunisia with the aim to familiarize stakeholders with the chara...

Women and Decision-Making in Morocco (2008)

The study was published in preparation for the 4th Arab women development report on “Arab women and Decision-Making”. The publication was based on a quantative study using quasi-directed interviews and life stories with 21 women and men with the goal of understanding t...

Gender and Decision-Making : a case study of the republic of the Sudan (2008)

The study was published in preparation for the Arab Women Development Report on “Arab Women and Decision- Making”. The publication consists of a qualitative/quantitative study based on the analysis of the content of interviews with 13 women and men who held leadership...

Report of the Regional Meeting of Experts Informal Emplyment in Arab States :(2008)

In the Framework of the regional meeting of experts held from July 15 to 17, 2008 in Tunis as part of the joint regional initiative between the Center for Arab Women Training and Research “CAWTAR” and the international Labor Organization – Regional Office for Ara...