Latest in Tag: Gender equality Highlight
Latest in Tag: Gender equality
The programme will be implemented in collaboration with UN Women and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), in partnership with Egypt’s Ministry of Youth and Sports and the National Council for Women (NCW).
Development investments involving women, and which take their needs into account, are more effective and sustainable, says new EIB report
Fariz praised the Egyptian Government’s efforts to achieve gender equality and update the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research’s National Strategy for Science, Technology and Innovation 2030.
Egypt was first country globally to launch 2030 women strategy
Unit helps promote 5th SDG relating to gender equality, says Hala El-Said
Egypt participates in Future Investment Initiative in Saudi Arabia
The Ministry of International Cooperation has revealed that it is currently executing 34 projects, worth a total of $3.3bn, targeting gender equality in Egypt.
Efforts to promote women’s financial inclusion to be highlighted
“The subject of equality in inheritance is settled and must become law”
Female leaders steer big corporations and major economies. But at the World Economic Forum they are still grossly underrepresented, with only 20 percent of participants being women, reports Manuela Kasper-Claridge.The room is small; it won’t hold more than 100 chairs. Two cameras are set up, there is a small coffee bar in one of the …
Unfortunately, it will come as no surprise to those of you reading this that women are treated as less equal than men in Egypt. Although this inequality is a global phenomenon, it is more prominent and widespread across the Arab world and in Egypt. The proof lies before our own eyes everyday: your grandmother who …
Video by Menan Khater Edting by Omar Korashi
By Charlotta Sparre, Ambassador of Sweden in Egypt This week, as we celebrate the United Nation’s 70th anniversary, it is an opportunity to recognise the many achievements of multilateral cooperation and the many challenges that lie ahead of us to see how we can work together to meet the newly agreed 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). …
The percentage of girls in secondary education in conflict countries has dropped, UN report says
15-year strategic plan set in place
Egyptian women share stories of gender discrimination, harassment, and abuse on BuSSy’s new blog
Join the Twitter discussion on Saturday looking at the obstacles that face female breadwinners in Egypt
Economics and education at heart of gender gap
Sobhy Saleh: Article 36 necessary to prevent gay marriage and gender equality in inheritance laws