International Women Day

Egypt, EBRD emphasize gender-responsive climate action on Int'l Women’s Day

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 05:09 GMT

The Minister noted that women and girls are recognized as effective change-makers for climate adaptation and mitigation.

Egypt appoints women judges at state council for first time

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 06:16 GMT

The appointed female judges will occupy a position of (delegate) or a position of (deputy) in the Council.

125 million Tweets about feminism and equality over the past three years

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 02:18 GMT

There have been 125 million Tweets globally about feminism and equality over the past three years.

How cinema, drama portrayed women in 40 years

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 11:50 GMT

On the occasion of International Women Day, Egypt Today will take you in a tour inside the immortal life archive labelled Egyptian cinema and drama to see how women in Egypt have changed, and how drama reflected that change.

Cairo Opera House to celebrate IWD with a poetic event

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 - 11:10 GMT

Celebrating the International Women's Day, Cairo Opera House will organise a poetic event on Wednesday, March 6.

Dena Mekawi: a success story in the making

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 - 04:59 GMT

She grew up alone and different, ashamed of declaring she was Egyptian or Muslim; but today, she is a social entrepreneur and a youth representative to the UN.

Hend Sabry: A Woman of Character

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 - 02:44 GMT

The girl next door with a good head on her shoulders and a gorgeous smile on her face, Hend Sabry is the epitome of a strong Arab mother who can juggle it all with effortless grace, endless passion and total dedication to her family and daughters

Op-ed: In celebration of Egyptian women

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 - 04:08 GMT

In celebration of Women's Day, here is an overdose of female achievements and power, inspired by all the amazing ladies I met in my first year as a reporter.

Happy International Women’s Day: Lets all press for progress

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 - 08:00 GMT

The global theme for IWD 2018 is “Women Too: Press on to Progress as Game Changers.”