Period Poverty in Lebanon – Research Study

Period Poverty
Fe-Male and Plan International latest research study on “Period Poverty in Lebanon”. The study is the first to address women and girls' perceptions around menstruation, the prevalence of period poverty, and the practices of girls and women in response to the Economic crisis on...

Feminist Cyber-Security Training Toolkit

Fe-Male, in partnership with ICNL, developed a pioneer toolkit on cyber-security and fighting cyber-crimes, mainly those perpetrated against women’s rights activists because of the work they do. The training toolkit helps feminists in the MENA region plan and run digital security workshops in their communities...

The Heartbreaking Reality of Period Poverty in Lebanon

Check out this case study, written by the journalist Tala Ramadan, who accompanied us during our Hygiene Kits distribution, where she met lots of women who told her about their struggle with period poverty. Year Of Production:2021 → Download PDF File Available in English

Online Violence Against Women Human Rights Defenders in the MENA: Experiences and Perceptions

Technology-mediated violence against women is a new form of misogyny that women human rights defenders (WHRDs) face daily. It is, however, a well-known byproduct of patriarchal norms. Women only need to express themselves online to be subjected to gendered and sexualized attacks. This is...

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...

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...

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...

Services Mapping for Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon

Services mapping
Within My Fair Home Project, Fe-Male conducted in partnership with the international labor organization - ILO an updated mapping of all services provided for migrant domestic workers by different NGOs across Lebanon. Year of Production: 2020 → Services Mapping for Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon - English  Download PDF...

Digital Economy : Equality Needs Work

Feminist economy campaign
Within the online regional awareness campaign "Equality Needs work" and in partnership with Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), Fe-Male produced the below Fact sheets to shed the light on the gender inequality aspects of the digital economy and to know more about the feminist responses to the issues...