ET WRAP-UP: All you need to know about sexual predator Ahmed Bassam Zaki's case

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 11:55 GMT

Zaki is accused of raping two girls, indecently assaulting another girl by force – one of them was under 18 years old –, threatening and blackmailing other women into sexual intercourse.

NCW praises legislative amendment preserves confidentiality of victims of sexual assault

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 10:19 GMT

The Egyptian cabinet approved Wednesday a legislative amendment on the criminal code that aims to have any legal prosecutor concealing the data of the victims of indecent assault, sexual harassment, corruption, and assault crimes.

Egypt’s establishments move to back women amid pandemic

Mon, 04 May 2020 - 05:34 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in cooperation with the National Council for Women (NCW) launched an initiative to support women amid coronavirus.

Egypt's National Council of Women issues women policy tracker during Covid-19 pandemic

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 - 10:49 GMT

The National Council for Women announced the issuance of the first edition of the women policy tracker that monitors the policies & measures responding to the needs of women which were taken by the Egyptian government during the efforts to contain the spr

Indian entrepreneur Arora visits Egypt ahead of WEF

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 - 09:38 GMT

Prominent Indian entrepreneur and businesswoman, Harbeen Arora, arrived in a two-day visit to Egypt in order to check the final touches before WEF.

NCW lauds Sisi's decision to appoint Ahwany as CBE board member

Sun, 05 Jan 2020 - 12:10 GMT

Morsy said that Sisi's selection of Ahwany for the post reflects his continuous support to the Egyptian women in the different institutions of the state.

NCW, UN Women organize panel discussion on movie addressing violence, FGM

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 - 10:58 GMT

Morsi expressed her content for the success of “Between Two Seas” that was qualified to receive many awards from international film festivals.

NCW launches 'Nile Boats' to condemn violence against women

Fri, 22 Nov 2019 - 12:39 GMT

The event comes in cooperation with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Egypt and the Embassy of Sweden in Cairo.

Egypt participates in gender equality meetings in Addis Ababa

Thu, 31 Oct 2019 - 02:29 GMT

Morsi is leading Egypt’s delegation to the ministerial meeting that kicked off in the Ethiopian capital on October 28 and will run until November 1st.

NCW organizes workshop on women, peace and security

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 - 04:53 GMT

D. Morsi also affirmed that terrorism is a global threat and state authorities have a mandatory and significant role in protecting the nation.

Controversial T.V. host Reham Saeed probed for insulting ‘obese women’

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 - 04:58 GMT

“Obese people are dead. They are burdens on their families, burdens on the state. Fat people causes eyesore,” Reham said.

3 cases of sexual harassment reported in 1st two days of Edi al-Adha - NCW

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 - 09:04 GMT

NCW has received three cases of sexual harassment against two ladies and a girl during the first two days of Eid al-Adha

CFDL sets up hotline to monitor, document sexual harassment in Eid

Sat, 10 Aug 2019 - 12:11 GMT

“The center receives testimonies on, and through our Facebook page ,” the statement read.

Egypt 1st to implement Gender Equality Seal in tourism: NCW

Fri, 24 May 2019 - 09:00 GMT

This came during Maya Morsy's speech to announce the steps required for tourist institutions in Egypt to acquire the Gender Equality Seal of the United Nations.

Egypt clarifies human rights inquiries by ACHPR during 64th session

Fri, 03 May 2019 - 03:42 GMT

he Egyptian delegation taking part at the 64<sup>th</sup> Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR) held in Sharm El Sheikh has managed to respond to all questions on the periodic report submitted, which prompted the

NCW head votes on constitutional amendments, urges women to participate

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 - 12:49 GMT

Maya Morsy called on Egyptian women to take part in the referendum.

NCW head Morsi receives doctoral degree from harkhand Rai Uni.

Sat, 13 Apr 2019 - 01:29 GMT

Dr. Morsi is the second Arab and African woman to receive an honorary doctorate in this field from the University of Jharkhand Rai in Ranchi, Jharkhand.

NCW head Morsy delivers speech at 63rd Status of Women Commission

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 - 08:00 GMT

President of Egypt's National Council for Women (NCW) and political scientist Maya Morsy delivered a speech during the opening of the 63<sup>rd</sup> session of the Commission on the Status of Women, which took place at the United Nations Headquarters.

Maya Morsy to participate in 63rd session of CSW

Sun, 10 Mar 2019 - 10:33 GMT

Maya Morsi, will participate in the 63rd session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW).

NCW issues statement in celebration of International Women’s day

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 01:48 GMT

On the occasion of the International Women's Day, Egypt’s National Council for Women (NCW), headed by Maya Morsy, issued a statement to mark the celebration.