Aidos’ event at the Virtual Forum Ngo CSW 65 | Aidos

AIDOS – Italian Association for Women in Development is organizing a parallel event at the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW65). This year due to Covid 19 all events will be online, it will be an opportunity to propose an event that will include AIDOS partners from different countries in the world. We wait for you at our online event!


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March 18
11-12:30 a.m (CET)



  • Opening remarks

Stefano Pizzicannella Director-General, Office for International and General Affairs, Department for Equal Opportunities, Presidency of the Council of Ministers, Italy

Maria Grazia Panunzi, president of AIDOS

  • Setting the scene

Enshrah Ahmed, Head of UNFPA Jordan’s Office

Camille Schmoll, Associate Professor in Social Geography, University Paris Diderot

  • From the field

Olfat Mahmoud, When you are a refugee forever: the work of Palestinian women in Bourj ai Barajne refugee camp in Lebanon Women Humanitarian Organization (WHO)

Woinshet Fantu“Returning” to embark on an empowerment pathway, the experience in EthiopiaWomen in Self Employment (WISE)

Manal Tahtamouni, Host communities and migrant communities: empowerment and self-determination – the experience in Jordan – expert consultant of the Italian Association for Women in Development (AIDOS)

Clara Caldera, Sexual and gender-based violence in the context of migration in the Mediterranean region – program manager of the Italian Association for Women in Development (AIDOS)