While Seeking Stability, Yemen Builds Momentum Against Child Marriage

While Seeking Stability, Yemen Builds Momentum Against Child Marriage

In Iraq, a draft law tabled in the Parliament this week would legalize marriage for nine-year-old girls. In Jordan,... read more
HNEC announces results for Constitutional Committee elections

HNEC announces results for Constitutional Committee elections

The Higher National Elections Commission (HNEC) has announced the results of the elections for 47 of the seats for... read more
Opinion: Constitution making in Libya – what lessons from Tunisia?

Opinion: Constitution making in Libya – what lessons from Tunisia?

By Geoffrey Weichselbaum and Duncan Pickard. March 2014 Published on: http://www.libyaherald.com/ read more
So Far, Egypt’s New Constitution Fails Test of Equal Citizenship

So Far, Egypt’s New Constitution Fails Test of Equal Citizenship

March 16th was Egyptian Women’s Day, and while Egypt’s 2012 constitution was labeled by experts as “hostile against... read more
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Vision and Mission

Vision 

The Arab Forum for Citizenship in Transition (FACT) aims to be a regional exchange platform on the exercise of equal citizenship in Arab countries in transition, with particular focus on gender equality.   

Mission 

In partnership with local civil society organizations and government actors, FACT will pursue its vision through public policy-oriented research, advocacy, convening, and training, at local and regional levels. 

 

  FACT’s work will focus on four areas:  

- Perception, & Practice of Equal Citizenship

- Gender Equality & the Constitution

- Equal Citizenship & Political Participation

- Equal Citizenship & Media 

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