women empowerment

Egypt's National Center for Translation celebrates International Women’s Day on March 8

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 04:25 GMT

The celebration of the International Women's Day includes a number of activities that begin with a speech for Director of the National Center for Translation Karma Sami, entitled "Girls of Suhair".

In pics - Se’da the Mechanic: My passion is to teach women how to fix cars, and men insist to ignore me

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 04:13 GMT

As the Egyptian women seek empowerment in different fields, including politics, they further prove themselves capable of breaking taboos of doing jobs, which were always dominated by men.

Instituto Cervantes in Cairo hosts seminar on women’s Cinema & its role in societal change

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 - 02:27 GMT

A symposium was held at the Instituto Cervantes in Cairo on the importance of cinema and its role in changing society, boosting the role of women and empowering them.

Egypt’s Bibliotheca Alexandrina to illuminate in orange as part of UN’s “Unite” campaign on Dec. 10

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 02:27 GMT

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina, represented by the Women Studies and Social Transformation Program of the Academic Research Sector, in cooperation with UN Women - Egypt Office, lights the entire Alexandria Library building in orange for the third year in a row.

Role of Women’s Cinema in changing society

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 01:40 GMT

A symposium was held at the Instituto Cervantes in Cairo on the importance of cinema and its role in changing society, strengthening the role of women and empowering them.

The Italian Institute in Egypt launches the Sustainable Development Festival mid – October 2020

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 02:31 GMT

The Italian Institute in Cairo launches, in mid-October, the Festival of Sustainable Development, which takes music and women's roles as one of the fields of Italian-Egyptian cooperation.

Egypt's international cooperation minister prarticipates in UN’s Women Political Leaders Session

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 11:23 GMT

Minister Rania Al Mashat Participates in UN’s Women Political Leaders Session, Emphasizes Women’s Economic Empowerment in COVID-19 Crisis Response

EU delegation chief hails Egyptian National Women Council’s empowerment efforts

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 - 04:48 GMT

Berger affirmed the EU huge support to women empowerment issues, including equality and the need to secure equal opportunities for both genders, a statement by the council read.

Egypt, EU discuss promoting women empowerment, social protection, clean energy

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 - 01:25 GMT

Mashat said strategic relations between Egypt and the European Union has been reflected positively on Egypt’s development, the international cooperation ministry said in a statement Thursday.

IFC launches new program to help boost women’s employment in Egypt

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 03:19 GMT

IFC said the three-year program will help create family-friendly, flexible workplaces to make Egyptian businesses more resilient, agile and inclusive, especially in times of crisis.

Trade min.: Women's empowerment contributes to developing economy

Thu, 05 Mar 2020 - 01:55 GMT

The minister explained that specialized training courses have been organized for qualifying women and helping them increase their productivity.

Women empowerment part of tourism sector strategy for 2030: Mashat

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 - 01:57 GMT

Egypt is keen on empowering women,especially in the tourism sector, according to Minster Rania al-Mashat statements on Wednesday.

Africa, women empowerment set to be Sisi's focus in G7 summit

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 - 10:37 GMT

Sisi is expected on Sunday to speak about the issues of the African continent and the partnership between the G7 member states and Africa.

In Pics: Yasmine Sabry, new ambassador of African Women

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 02:43 GMT

Yasmine Sabri was named Ambassador of African Women on Tuesday, April 23 during the Arab African Conference on Women's Empowerment.

Women gain unprecedented position in President al-Sisi’ era

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 - 10:10 GMT

Thanks to President Sisi’s efforts, women acquired a lot of their stolen rights over the last short period of time

Ivanka Trump praises Egypt’s reform program on women empowerment

Fri, 05 Apr 2019 - 01:11 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi announced seven decisions on women empowerment

7 decisions issued by President sisi in Egyptian Women Day ceremony

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 - 11:36 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi announced seven decisions on women empowerment in his speech delivered in the Egyptian Women Day ceremony whereas he had also honored a number of women and ideal mothers.

Women empowerment in Egypt: long history, gov'tal strategy

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 - 07:29 GMT

On March 13, head of Egypt's NCW Maya Morsi delivered a speech in the UN headquarters, highlighting Egypt’s strategies and efforts for women empowerment.

Africa loses $95 billion a year due to gender inequality: Thomas

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 - 09:31 GMT

CEO of the Women’s Economic Imperative stressed the need to empower women to the right roles in leadership positions.

Nestlé inspires the private sector in Egypt

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 - 06:49 GMT

Nestlé has been a front-runner in social development and women empowerment on the global level by offering more than 500,000 awards to entrepreneur projects.