Organ Donation

Egyptian Parliamentarian suggests raising awareness on cornea donation, introducing eye bank

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 03:09 GMT

There are almost one million citizens who need cornea transplants.

4 people arrested over organ trafficking using social media

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 - 02:49 GMT

Four people were arrested over accusations of recruiting victims via social media, and trafficking their body organs in exchange of money.

Organ donation hoped to become new culture in Egypt

Wed, 29 Aug 2018 - 12:56 GMT

Sheikh Khalid al-Gendy, a member of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, announced that he will be attending Sherif al-Gazar’s funeral and that he too wants to have his organs donated, after death, so that people in need may benefit.

No kidnapping gangs stealing human organs in Egypt

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 - 08:30 GMT

According to the security sector, no reports about human organ thefts have been received and the information systems did not monitor this situation.