Social Solidarity

On World Children's Day, Egypt's social solidarity ministry sheds light on services provided to millions

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 05:13 GMT

On the occasion of the World Children's Day, the Ministry of Social Solidarity released Sunday a statement detailing the public benefits provided to children in Egypt.

Egypt's Addiction Treatment Fund reveals number of patients who sought help in 2022

Sat, 05 Nov 2022 - 03:14 GMT

Some of the cases are former slum-dwellers, who were moved to alternative-housing neighborhoods.

Egyptian social solidarity minister displays benefits offered to senior citizens

Sun, 30 Oct 2022 - 12:05 GMT

That is in a ceremony held to celebrate the International Day of Older Persons.

Egypt's Social Solidarity Minister offers brokering cooperation between Egyptian, Lebanese social solidarity

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 - 05:13 GMT

Qabaj visited the Lebanese capital, Beirut, within the delegation of the executive bureau of the Council of Arab Ministers for Social Affairs.

Egyptian Senate produces 9 recommendations pertaining to social solidarity

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 02:20 GMT

The Senate is currently discussing during its plenary sessions the report prepared by its Financial and Economic Affairs Committee on the Economic and Social Development Plan for FY2022/2023 submitted by the government.

Ministry details services delivered to 12K disabled students at Egyptian public universities

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 01:59 GMT

The Ministry of Social Solidarity announced Tuesday that the number of disabled students benefiting from the designated units at public units has hit 12,100.

320K female-owned micro businesses acquire funding worth LE2.6B in Egypt

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 02:00 GMT

The funding is in the form of grants that are not paid back.

Egypt's Social Solidarity Ministry to give 600 apartments a year to orphans once they turn 21

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 10:37 GMT

Some 600 apartments will be handed over to orphans once they turn 21 every year, Minister of Social Solidarity Neveen al-Kabbag said Tuesday.

LE5B in monetary subsidies disbursed to disabled citizens every year: Egyptian minister

Mon, 07 Mar 2022 - 03:10 GMT

Qabaj added that the ministry also pays the tuition fees of 300,000 disabled school students.

Egyptian president explains why getting out of poverty in Africa is a hard quest

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 03:19 GMT

The president's comments came during a panel discussion held within the World Youth Forum (WYF) in Sharm El Sheikh.

Egypt suspends issuance of licenses for new orphanages for 1 year

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 11:26 GMT

The Ministry of Social Solidarity issued a decree Monday suspending the issuance of licenses for new orphanages until December 16, 2022.

Public Prosecution detains Egyptian businessman for sexually abusing girls in Upper Egypt orphan

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 07:17 GMT

According to a statement by the prosecution, Al-Amin also faces the charge of human trafficking.

Cabinet: State adopted integrated national approach to upgrade social solidarity in 2021

Sat, 01 Jan 2022 - 10:34 GMT

The Cabinet's media center asserted Saturday the State adopted an integrated national approach to upgrade social solidarity sector in 2021 as per comprehensive strategies economically and socially.

26K civil associations applied to reconcile status per Egypt’s new NGO law

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 02:39 GMT

A total of 26,000 civil associations have so far applied to adjust their status per Egypt’s new NGO law as the directorates of social solidarity across governorates will continue to receive submissions until January 11, 2022.

6.5 students receive monetary subsidies in Egypt

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 12:50 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine al-Qabaj stated Monday that 6.5 million students are receiving monetary subsidies.

3 new initiatives launched within Egypt's 'Safe Shore' targeted at fishermen

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 12:39 GMT

The second phase of 'Safe Shore' has already begun.

In 6 years, value of Egypt's monetary subsidies program rises sixfold

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 10:48 GMT

The official underlined that the sum is six times that of FY2015/2016, which is the launching year.

Presidential initiatives answer to demands of social solidarity

Sat, 26 Jun 2021 - 12:58 GMT

Multiple presidential initiatives have contributed significantly to improving the quality of life of Egyptians and making huge changes in the reality of citizens.

Over 7 years under Sisi's leadership, Egypt witnessed development in poor people's life: Minister

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 - 05:39 GMT

Over seven years, the pensions increased from LE 86.5 billion in 2014 to LE 282 billion in 2021.

‘Safe Shore’ initiative targeted at 45K Egyptian fishermen is worth LE150M

Thu, 03 Jun 2021 - 01:37 GMT

In the launching ceremony, the first batch of fishing equipment and diving suits was handed to 1,100 fishermen.