Fatima Al-Wahaidy

Ramadan Away from Home

Thu, May. 17, 2018

Arab expats share their stories celebrating the holy month in Egypt, fusing some of the most cherished traditions that characterize Ramadan in their countries with those of their new homes.

New Ebola cases confirmed in DR Congo

Wed, May. 9, 2018

This is the ninth Ebola outbreak since it was first discovered in DR Congo in 1976

You too can support women to breastfeed anytime, anywhere

Mon, Apr. 16, 2018

Many mothers choose not to breastfeed a lot of reasons but mainly it is because they do not feel comfortable to breastfeed in public and due to lack of support

Grit: The precious lesson I learned from my mother

Wed, Mar. 21, 2018

On Mother’s Day, let’s remember the powerful force that parents bring for good and their dreams to make the world a better place for their children.

Taba: When Egyptian diplomacy succeeds

Mon, Mar. 19, 2018

Taba’s liberation sends a strong message to the world that Egypt is able to use all means to protect its land and dignity.

I am a proud feminist: Antonio Guterres

Tue, Mar. 13, 2018

Guterres praised the vital role of the CSW to erase stereotypes and fight discrimination limiting women’s and girls’ opportunities.

CSW’s 62nd session focuses on empowering rural women

Mon, Mar. 12, 2018

The 62nd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW 62) kicks off on Monday, shedding light on actions required by governments and the international community to achieve gender justice, especially for rural women and girls.

Educating the pillars of society

Sat, Mar. 10, 2018

This month we shed light on a few inspirational stories of successful women who overcame all challenges to resume their education and become literate