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إسمها_جريمة# Reactive Campaign

Women and girls in Lebanon live under the rule of a patriarchal system that fails to protect them every time. Despite the passing of the Domestic Violence Law (293) in 2014, the number of women and girls who have been murdered by a family...

Progress Report 2020

This report summarizes Fe-Male’s work and achievements during the year 2020. Year of Production: 2021 → Download PDF File Available in English https://www.fe-male.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Progress-Report-2020-L-copy.pdf

Rescued from Years of Online Blackmail: The Story of a Survivor

During the year 2020, Fe-Male launched #ScreensDoNotProtect digital campaign, which was a massive national campaign that reached more than 9 million people locally and regionally.  Following its release, Fe-Male received tens of messages on its social media platforms, from women and girls reporting cases of online gender-based...

Self-Defense for Women and Girls: Safety away from Fear!

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, figures indicated that 1 out of 4 women in Lebanon are sexually harassed and 49% of those cases are perpetrated by the victims’ close relatives or acquaintances. According to the statistics of the General Directorate of Internal Security...

Women of Beirut

Within the support of Internews and in collaboration with Sarah Hteit, Lebanese photojournalist, Fe-Male produced the below publication titled "Women of Beirut" that documents 10 women and girls' stories, from different generations and backgrounds, who lived horrifying experiences due to Beirut blast. At times women issues are deprioritized, it...

Girls online safety: Screens Do Not Protect Parenting Phase

The Internet can have a positive and empowering digital impact on our life, it is made easier within one click and knowledge is made more accessible for all. But this dynamic environment can also be harmful for girls. Internet safety or “e-safety” for children...

Sharika wa laken Website turns 5!

Throughout the years, women have been struggling to voice out their demands of equality and the right to live in dignity. Since the beginning of their fight against the patriarchal system, global feminist movements were formed and the journey for attaining justice and equality...

Fe-Male campaigns against the rise of domestic violence during COVID19: Women and Girls are not numbers!

Ongoing Domestic violence and crimes are faced by Women and girls in Lebanon every day. Some of the cases were reported throughout the media and supported by NGOs, spreading awareness and fighting to get justice for the victims. Unfortunately, till this day, abusers find...

Fe-Male documents Women’s experiences with the revolution using Arts

In the year 2019, Fe-Male partnered with the Swedish Institute on a regional project that included Lebanon, Yemen and Jordan. that the project aimed at promoting gender equality through artistic and culture expressions and capture the positive changes in the region in terms of...

Journalists are every crisis frontliners: Fe-Male always works to ensure their wellbeing

Journalists Retreat
Media is a stressful profession, especially in conflict-ridden regions of the world, such as the Middle East.  Evidence shows that the rate of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among journalists can be as high as in war veterans.  This past year was full of consecutive crisis...