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Ethnic cleansing in Palestine; a call for action

Palestine
Lebanon Feminist Civil Society Platform Signatories’ statement: Ethnic cleansing in Palestine; a call for action We, the members of the Lebanon Feminist Civil Society Platform and who are the signatories to this statement have been following with grave concern the recent and repeated escalation of violence...

Relief Work on Period Poverty

period poverty
Affected by the consecutive crises in 2020, women and girls found themselves amid a silent disaster, the period poverty. The illogical increase in the prices of hygiene and menstrual products (a 500% increase) has limited 66% of adolescent girls living in Lebanon from buying menstrual pads! Within...

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/2021/12/Progress-Report-2020-FINAL-copy-2.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...