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The world’s largest gathering of women technologists expands
its reach with an event tailored for the EMEA region.
The discussions also sought to lay down future areas of cooperation to enhance and support Egypt’s efforts in empowering women across various fields.
Violations include rape, forced sterilisation, virginity tests, FGM, and more
Programme is co-financed between UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, and Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
This comes especially after the Hamdouk Transitional Government in Sudan announced its intention to sign this agreement after many years of Sudan’s rejection of this document.
Over 264 million people around world of all ages suffer from depression
Event led by students, alumni, and wider AUC community, featured speakers from several universities
Egypt was first country globally to launch 2030 women strategy
While numbers reveal alarmingly high rates of violence against women and girls, they do not reflect ongoing impact of COVID-19
80% of women’s complaints in 2020 were about economic difficulties they faced due to COVID-19 pandemic
Egypt participates in 65th session of UN Commission on Status of Women
And COVID-19 will continue to have far-reaching impact on the hard-won gender equality gains in all countries. No country has fully achieved gender equality, with all countries grappling with gaps in women’s equal participation in economic and public life. All countries are also struggling to address the “shadow” pandemic – violence against women.
The awarding ceremony was held on Thursday morning, at the residence of the Mexican Ambassador in Cairo, Jose Octavio Tripp.
Both parties to exchange experiences, information, and publications on common topics, and jointly prepare studies with regard to gender issues
Event takes place in cooperation with UN Women Egypt, Wikipedia Arabic, Oriflame
NCW is going to work on 2 main components of awareness raising and training especially in economic empowerment, protection from violence
Project also aims to advance women’s financial inclusion, economic empowerment in rural Egypt
Facebook has launched the #SheCreates e-book, marking the International Women’s Day.
These discussions would take place on a scientific basis to search for solutions that are suitable for implementation, and which open the way for a decade of opportunities for cooperation and partnerships in various fields.
Egypt celebrated for implementing Positive Mental Health Initiatives for Women in World Bank report
Contribution of women aged 15 and above to workforce was just 14.3% compared to 67.4% for men in 2020, says CAPMAS
Campaign has already had real success in helping vulnerable communities protect themselves against COVID-19: UK Ambassador
COVID-19 pandemic has erased decades of progress towards gender equality, UN says
The agency’s emphasis of support came in a press statement on the occasion of the International Women’s Day, celebrated on 8 March.
Egyptian women obtained right to vote, run in elections in March 1956 which was one of their demands for years
Year 2021 is time to build back better, more inclusive world, says Minister Al-Mashat
Campaign aims to educate Egyptian women how to identify non-hydrogenated products
The festival is considered a global women’s movement launched by British director and producer Jude Kelly in 2010, Artistic Director of the South Bank Centre, one of the largest cultural centres in Europe, on the centenary of International Women’s Day.
Egypt’s girls and women taking firm stand against genital mutilation to change culture
‘We are living in golden age with positions and privileges offered to Egyptian women,’ says Maya Morsi