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Programme prepares women to aspire to leadership responsibilities in political life, state’s administrative apparatus, says Hala El-Said
In the early months of the pandemic, the United Nations (UN) projected that quarantines and lockdowns could lead to a shocking 15 million additional cases of gender-based violence every three months. Sadly, those predictions appear to be coming true.
Egypt’s MSMEDA signs MoU with Arab Women Investors Union to support women’s projects
This will achieve full equality between men and women in assuming positions at all judicial bodies, so that there would be no need to file lawsuits to reach this equality.
Page aims to empower women and shed light on problems of gender inequality, by breaking stereotypes
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
Over 264 million people around world of all ages suffer from depression
Country provides 623,500 loans for small, micro projects from July 2014 to late 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked desolation around the whole world, affecting the population’s health, social and economic status, and stretching government resources and options.
President asserts that women are role models in various fields
On display at the week-long exhibition are more than 100 works of art by women artists in Egypt.
While numbers reveal alarmingly high rates of violence against women and girls, they do not reflect ongoing impact of COVID-19
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.
Egypt is hosting the tournament until Thursday, with a total of $175,000 in prizes up-for-grabs.
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.
The annual event, held by the IFC and stock exchanges around the world since 2014, aims to raise awareness of the pivotal role women play supporting private sector growth and development.
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
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
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.
Event to host Hoda El Maraghy who received Canada Medal, highest award in Canada
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
Theatre is effective in presenting contemporary challenges and their solutions, says Abdel Dayem