Democracy

The Democracy Programme in Greece aims at the consolidation of a well-functioning democratic society and system of governance, in the direction of gender democracy. Starting from neighbourhoods and generally focusing on the local level with an emphasis in the Regions of Attica, Central Macedonia, Epirus and Crete, the programme seeks to empower civil society actors and public authorities in enhancing the transformative power of cities through inclusive, gender-oriented governance practices.

In Bulgaria, the Programme maintains its focus at the local level, aiming at the promotion of transparency, civic participation, inclusiveness of minorities and Roma in particular, accountability, pluralism and informed debate as key principles of an open democratic political system.

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Gender-based violence

Gender-based violence is one of the most widespread human rights violations in the world. How can we recognize it, who suffers the most, and what can we do about it?

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Feminist perspectives on gender-just and sustainable urban development

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Urbanisation is a defining characteristic of life across the globe in the 21st century. Cities, in particular megacities and metropolises, offer many opportunities for different types of people to forge a livelihood and lead a fulfilling social life. The diverse options are taken up in particular by women and people who renounce traditional, binary gender roles and norms and are thus often subject to various kinds of discrimination.

Anti-Semitism in Greece Today - Cover 2019

Anti-Semitism in Greece Today (Second Edition)

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Examining the anti-Semitism phenomenon in Greece in the 21st century is based on the observation that post-Auschwitz anti-Semitism has not been eradicated neither in Greece nor in the rest of Europe, but is instead rising as evidence from recent studies show.

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