Political Participation, Decentralization and Gender Mainstreaming: the PARFAIT Project in Tunisia

Political Participation, Decentralization and Gender Mainstreaming: the PARFAIT Project in Tunisia
Introduction: The PARFAIT project There are still fewer than a hundred National Action Plans (NAPs) on Women, Peace and Security while we witness the 20th anniversary of the adoption of UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 (2000). In Tunisia, the default principle for the implementation of the Women, Peace and Security agenda has been  “No...

Are you series? New narratives for women’s political participation

Are you series? New narratives for women’s political participation
Web and TV series have been progressively used to shape national and international social narratives in the last few years. Gender stereotypes and prejudices can pass through these media and reinforce existing patterns. However, the opposite could be true as well: progressive series could challenge gender labels or consolidated social rules. This is indeed what...