Social Solidarity

Egypt launches 'Village Without Poverty' initiative targeted at beneficiaries of 'Decent Life'

Thu, 26 Jan 2023 - 12:23 GMT

The economic empowerment initiative is within "Forsa" (opportunity) programme aimed at enabling self-employment among the beneficiaries of Takaful wa Karama.

Egyptian government subsidizes renovation of 680 fishing boats, distributes 210 new ones

Mon, 23 Jan 2023 - 12:14 GMT

Those are owned by small fishermen in Kafr El Sheikh, Sohag, and Luxor.

Egypt’s President gives directives to expedite completion of Alternative Care draft law

Sat, 21 Jan 2023 - 09:43 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met with Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouly and Minister of Social Solidarity Nevin El-Kabbaj, to tackle programs to protect the most vulnerable groups, especially orphans and children lacking parental care.

Egypt’s President gives directives to expedite completion of Alternative Care draft law

Sat, 21 Jan 2023 - 09:42 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met with Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouly and Minister of Social Solidarity Nevin El-Kabbaj, to tackle on programs to protect the most vulnerable groups, especially orphans and children lacking parental care.

Egyptian Ministry of Social Solidarity details support granted to 42K fishermen

Tue, 03 Jan 2023 - 02:43 GMT

The ministry also gave extra support to fishermen in specific geographical areas.

Egyptian government pays back debts of 451 female low-income defaulters

Mon, 26 Dec 2022 - 01:15 GMT

Minister Nevine al-Qabaj pointed out that the ministry's intervention is aimed at protecting the children of those women who would be left without care, if their mothers go to jail.

Egypt, UN Women sign partnership deal to increase investments in care economy

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 03:05 GMT

The Ministry of Social Solidarity and UN Women signed Thursday a cooperation agreement to increase investments in care economy with the aim of enlarging women's participation in the workforce.

Egypt launches 1st website dedicated to NGOs services

Tue, 13 Dec 2022 - 03:28 GMT

The website offers 36 services.

Egypt's Social Solidarity Ministry launches 2nd phase of 'Equal Opportunities' programme

Mon, 05 Dec 2022 - 02:16 GMT

The "Equal Opportunities" programme was launched by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi early in 2021.

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.

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