A new resolution was issued by the Presidential Council in Libya that aims to organise and improve the work of civil societies in the country. The Civil Society Commission, which was created from the resolution, will establish branches in more than one region, enabling it to supervise programs and projects.
Iraqi civil society groups held a meeting last week in an effort to better coordinate their actions to reduce human rights violations against women, especially in areas that were liberated from the Islamic State (IS).
The head of the Turkey-based Syria's National Coalition (SNC), Abdulrahman Mustafa, said that the rebels would not turn against Hayy'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) in the wake of a government assault on Idlib.
Women in Tunisia are on the forefront of the country's civil society and activism. Women-led initiatives are now campaigning on behalf of a number of different issues, including gender equality and national security.