President of the National Council of Women (NCW) Maya Morsi presented Tuesday a report on the progress Egypt made to implement articles of CEDAW.
EBRD noted that the loan will be provided under the EBRD’s Women in Business program. It will be used to support privately owned micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) that are owned by women, especially in governorates other than Greater Cairo and Alexandria.
A number of women judges arrived at Egypt’s State Council Tuesday morning to sworn-in, to be the first batch of female members at the council.
This comes within the framework of the Ministry of International Cooperation’s endeavors to deepen strategic relations between Egypt and its multilateral and bilateral development partners; advancing the efforts towards achieving Egypt’s Vision 2030 and the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Under the same decree, 50 female members of the State Lawsuits Authority and the Administrative Prosecution Authority have been named deputies of the Council of State.
The strategy consists of four sections that encompass multiple areas of concern.
The to-be-established assembled unit, affiliated with the Cabinet, will have its main headquarters in Cairo, with branches in different governorates.
His directives came at a meeting with Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli and Minister of Health Hala Zayed, raise Egyptian medical expertise in detection, diagnosis, and treatment protocols for various tumors.
The program aims to support 300 early-stage female entrepreneurs.
Eligible women must be holders of ration cards, and they have to always bring the children for follow-up and vaccination at public healthcare units and hospitals.
Nineteen percent of Egyptian women have experience increased gender-based violence since the outbreak of the Coronavirus, said Salma Nasser, program specialist at UN Women as quoting a study.
Between January 28, 2011 and July 3, 2013, Egypt lived in political instability because of overthrowing two regimes.
A man was spotted taking pictures of female passengers, as revealed in a video by Egyptian lady on Instagram.
A project titled “Cities free from violence against women and girls” will be inaugurated Saturday in Damietta city in coordination between Damietta governorate and the National Council for Women (NCW).
The National Council for Women (NCW) launched a door-to-door campaign in Red Sea city of Hurghada to raise awareness on the criminalization of female genital mutilation (FGM).
The agreement was signed on June 22, 2020 and mainly targets youth and women.
Empowering women is one of the main pillars in the national development agenda and in the new partnerships that the UN Women is fostering.
This election, which took place on April 20, 2021, comes to reaffirm Egypt’s great position and confidence at the international level due to its active role and the various initiatives it proposes and leads in various UN bodies.
El-Said referred to the ministry's responsibility for the Egyptian family development project,
Obaid published the videos that the magazine described as "horrific" on April 4, urging those who had been subjected to a similar assault to turn to the police.