Subgrantee CAWTAR will host a training workshop for workers in the film industry

The Center for Arab Women Training and Research (CAWTAR) will hold a training workshop on "Promoting gender equality behind the camera" from Monday 17 to Friday 21 September 2018 in Tunis, Tunisia. The workshop will be held by CAWTAR center with the support of the European Union in the framework of [...]

2018-09-18T17:49:18+00:00

SouthMed WiA’s Meeting in Alicante 27-28 September 2018

The project SouthMed WiA organizes a meeting in Alicante, Spain, on 27-28 September 2018, featuring the representatives of the sub-granted projects of the second call. The event will be hosted by Casa Mediterraneo, a cultural foundation which promotes mutual knowledge and exchanges between Spain and the other Mediterranean countries. The sub-grantees will [...]

2018-09-21T15:49:02+00:00

SouthMed WiA’s Workshop in Beirut 4-6 July 2018

Organised by Screen Institute Beirut in Collaboration with Beirut Film Society The workshop in Beirut had the objective to bring together for the first time the representatives of the sub-granted projects financed under the second call of SouthMed WiA. It represented an opportunity for them to meet each other and the SouthMed WiA partners. [...]

2018-07-25T17:18:09+00:00

Breaking taboos and changing the image of women in the audiovisual sector in the Arab region

From February to April 2018, MUNTADA (Arab Forum for Education, Sexuality and Reproductive Health in Palestine), the organisation coordinating SouthMed WiA’s subgranted project: “Breaking taboos and changing the image of women in the audiovisual sector in the Arab region”, have hosted a series of training workshops on sexuality, specialised for Palestinian [...]

2018-05-17T17:28:18+00:00

SouthMed WiA’sWorkshop in Barcelona 16-18 April 2018

Supporting gender equality and women’s rights through audiovisual products The project “SouthMed WiA – Towards Greater Gender Equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector” is organizing its fourth meeting in Barcelona.This event is an opportunity for peer learning and sharing of experiences between the beneficiaries of the [...]

2018-04-16T09:04:43+00:00

Second Call evaluation results published

March 2018 – Following the close of the 2nd call on February 23rd, the SouthMed WiA evaluation committee has proceed to the eligibility check and further evaluation of the applications received. The evaluation results are herewith published: Of the 48 submitted applications, 25 project proposals were assessed as not eligible since they did not comply with the call guidelines [...]

2018-06-18T11:48:12+00:00

Arabiyat: un programme consacré aux femmes du monde arabe

Initié par la Cinémathèque de Tanger, Arabiyat est un des projets bénéficiaires de SouthMed WIA, un programme consacré aux femmes du monde arabe vues par les femmes cinéastes de la région. UNE FABRIQUE DU REGARD Du cinéma d’abord. Arabiyat propose des regards aussi différents que réels sur la situation des femmes du monde arabe [...]

2018-05-04T15:31:14+00:00

Check out some of SouthMed WiA’s latest features

The project “SouthMed WiA – Towards Greater Gender Equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector” was launched on the 1st of February 2017 and since then, the project consortium together with other organisations and news outlets, have contributed to its dissemination by featuring articles about the project [...]

2018-03-15T18:38:29+00:00

Stakeholder meetings in Egypt and Morocco

12 January 2018 - The project “SouthMed WiA – Towards Greater Gender Equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector” is organizing two meetings to advocate for more gender equality in the audiovisual sector of the targeted region. The first meeting will be held on 18 January 2018 [...]

2018-01-15T12:07:40+00:00

Launch of the 2nd Call for Proposals

15 December 2017 – the SouthMed WiA project, funded by the European Union within the framework of the regional programme Med Film, launches its 2nd Call for Proposals. The objective of this call is to support projects addressing weaknesses and issues related to gender equality and the under-representation of women in the audiovisual sector in [...]

2018-01-15T12:41:03+00:00