The Center of Arab Woman for Training and Research (CAWTAR) was created on March 7, 1993, in response to the request of a number of Arab governments and civil society organizations and institutions. His Royal Highness, Prince Talal Ibn Abdulaziz, presides over CAWTAR...
CAWTAR believes that an integrated approach on either thematic or functional bases where research feeds into both training and advocacy is more effective than a single focus approach. Themes in development work are to be conceived of as interdependent.
CAWTAR, with the support from the Arab Gulf Fund for Development (AGFUND), is organizing the third Training for Trainers (TOT) session on gender mainstreaming in media production on 20-24 June, 2014 in Casablanca, Morocco.
In the framework of the project, “Improving women’s access to health and legal services in Tunisia”, implemented by CAWTAR with the support from The Arab Gulf Program for Development (AGFUND) a training workshop on gender based violence (GBV) will be held on June 24-26, 2014 in Cairo, Egypt.
Ibtissem Jamel, journalist at the Tunisian newspaper “al-Chourouq” won the twelfth competition of best article on women’s issues “Women in Arab constitutions”, funded by the International Planned Parenthood Federation.
Within the framework of the project “Strategic tools to advance Gender Equality agenda & women’s legal and human rights in the Arab States region- Enhancing the present, preparing the future ” a jointly organized seminar by CAWTAR with the support of AGFUND, the League of Arab States , UN-WOMEN and UNDP on women’s legal and human rights for economic