Topic: Civil Society

Arab Network for NGO Seminar

Seminar
Aimed to discuss the challenges, solutions and policy implications regarding the Arab family.

DIFI co-sponsors Declaration of the Civil Society

Civil Society
DIFI co-sponsors Declaration of the Civil Society on the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of the International Year of the Family. The declaration, proposed by the International Federation of International Development (IFFD) contains the basic contents of United Nations resolutions about the International Year of the Family, as well as the main recommendations of different Expert Group Meetings organized during the preparation of the International Year of the Family.

11th Annual Arab NGO Report

Report

It discusses the nature of the social risks threatening the Arab family and the roles played by Arab civil society organizations to alleviate these risks or manage their consequences. The issue centers around the nature of social risks threatening the Arab family and the roles played by Arab Civil Society Organizations to alleviate these risks or manage their consequences. The main findings of country reports indicate important risks threatening the Arab family, specifically poverty, unemployment, illiteracy, drops out from school, social marginalization and exclusion, spinsterhood, early marriage of girls, violence, drugs abuse, child labor and passive exposure to internet.