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ORGANIZATIONS & PROJECTS – by region

Afghanistan:

Justice for All Organization – Promoting the rule of law in Afghanistan

Bahrain:

Bahrain Women Association (BWA) –  جمعية البحرين النسائية (Arabic Only)

Canada:

Arab Development Initiative

Egypt:

Organization of Arab Women [UNDER CONSTRUCTION till the first quarter of 2012]

Alliance for Arab Women

Arab Women’s Solidarity Association United (AWSA)

Karama Initiative

Nazra for Feminist Studies

Jordan:

Arab Women Organization of Jordan (AWO)

Arab Women’s Leadership Institute (AWSI)

Iran:

International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran – Women’s Rights

One Million Signatures Campaign

Iraq

The Organisation of Women’s Freedom in Iraq (OWFI)

Israel:

Coalition of Women for Peace (CWP)

B’Tselem

Adalah Center

Lebanon:

The Collective for Research and Training on Development-Action (CRTD.A)

Institute for Women’s Studies in the Arab World (IWSAW)

National Commission for Lebanese Women (NCLW)

Heinrich Böll Foundation – Regional Office Middle East

The Lebanese Council of Women

Nasawiya – Feminist Collective

ABAAD-Resource Center for Gender Equality

Zolah – Arab Network of Young Feminists

Bahithat – Lebanese Women Researchers

Meem – Community of  lesbian, bisexual, queer women and transgender persons in Lebanon

Kherr Berr – Lebanese media monitor overseeing gender discrimination

Morocco:

The Union of Women’s Action (U.A.F)

Democratic Association of Moroccan Women (ADFM)

Palestine:

Women’s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling (WCLAC)

Palestinian Working Woman Society for Development (PWWSD)

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights – Gaza

Women’s Studies Centre – Jersualem

Dalia Association

Women’s Affairs Center – Gaza

Muntada: Arab Sexuality Forum

ASWAT – Palestinian Gay Women

Sudan:

Ru’ya Association

The Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa –SIHA Network

Syria:

Syrian Women’s Forum – منتدى نساء سورية (Arabic Only)

Tunisia:

The Tunisian Association of Democratic Women (ATFD)

Association Tunisienne des Femmes Démocrates

Qatar:

Qatar Professional Women’s Network (QPWN)

Doha International Center for Interfaith Dialogue (DICID)

Turkey:

Women for Women’s Human Rights (WWHR) – New Ways

Association for the Support and Training of Women Candidates  - KA.DER

United Kingdom:

Arab International Women‘s Forum (AIWF)

Three Faiths Forum

Australia:

Muslim Women’s Support Centre of Western Australia

United States:

Muslim Women’s League

Karamah – Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights

Muslim Women’s Coalition

Muslim Women of America (MWA)

Arab American Women’s Business Council (AAWBC)

American Muslim Women’s Organization (AMWA)

Forum for Muslim Women’s Rights and Empowerment

The Muslim Women’s Institute for Research and Development (MWIRD)

Altmuslimah

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee

The Maghreb Center

Muslim Public Affairs Council

Muslim Public Service Network

The Mosaic Foundation

Middle East Policy Council

Middle East Institute

Fear, Inc. – Center for American Progress

JustFaith Ministries – JustMatters program brings Muslims and Christians together to work for the common good

Council on American-Islamic Relations

Arab American Institute

National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations (NCUSAR)

Arab American National Museum

Arab Council on Conflict Resolution

Arab America

Global Fund for Women

Project Sakinah

Arab American Action Network

International Organizations:

United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) – Peace and Security

Institute for Inclusive Security

Women’s Learning Partnership (WLP)

Mediterraneas (Mediterranean Women)

The National Endowment for Democracy (NED)

Meridian International Center

Global Fund for Women

WoMen Dialogue

Women Living Under Muslim Laws

*** Educational Institutions ***

Islamophobia Research and Documentation Project / University of California, Berkeley

Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures: Volumes and Supplements / University of California, Davis

Middle East Studies / American University

Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies / American University

Islamic World Studies / The Catholic University of America

Women’s Studies Department / George Washington University

Peace Studies / George Washington University

Arabic and Islamic Studies Department / Georgetown University

Women’s and Gender Studies Program / Georgetown University

Center for Contemporary Arab Studies (CCAS) / Georgetown University

The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (Middle East Studies Program) / Johns Hopkins University

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