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EU gender cooperation with the Southern Neighbours: exclusive feature, video and press pack

 Ahead of International Women’s Day, 8 March, the ENPI Info Centre has packaged a wealth of materials to highlight cooperation between the EU and its southern neighbours in the field of gender equality. This information package includes a brand new feature story, a specially produced video, and a press pack.

 
Feature story - Women seeking freedom and respect: an ENPI Info Centre feature telling the story of women who have benefited from an EU-funded women’s empowerment project in the West Bank and rural areas of the occupied Palestinian territory. Available in English, French and Arabic. For more gender features and interviews, click here.
 
Video - Gender cooperation with southern neighbours: a two-minute video clip produced by the ENPI Info Centre highlighting policy priorities and cooperation in the field of gender equality between the EU and its Mediterranean partners. Available in English and Arabic.
 
Press pack - Strengthening the role of women in the Neighbourhood: fully updated background material highlighting cooperation for the promotion and protection of women’s rights, including main policy lines, examples, and links for further information. Available in English, French and Arabic.
 
Photo gallery: images from across the Neighbourhood highlighting EU cooperation projects working with women. High-resolution pictures available for download. Click here to view our 8 March gallery and here for more gender project photos.
 
Gender issues webpage: the ENPI Info Centre’s gender portal bringing together all the news and material on EU Neighbourhood cooperation for gender equality.
 
Quotes: browse key quotes on gender issues by top EU officials, projects and beneficiaries on the ground.
 
Documents: find the main policy documents as well as reports and studies on gender equality and the Neighbourhood in our EU Neighbourhood Library.
 
(ENPI Info Centre

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