A number of participants in a session for the social axis of Egypt’s National Dialogue have called for issuing legislations to criminalize domestic violence and abuses.
The workshop will be held in person at the organization's headquarters, and a number of experts will virtually participate in via the Zoom application.
For decades, politicians have avoided any comments on “men of religion” to avoid risking their positions.
A Member of Egypt’s Parliament Amal Salama finalized amendments to the Penal Code that toughens punishment on husbands who assault their wives by imprisonment for a period of no less than 3 years and up to 5 years.
Turkey's opposition party leaders have criticized the government for "not doing enough to prevent violence against women."
The show deals with issues of community violence (circumcision, harassment, early marriage and domestic violence), the status of women, and the enhancement of their status and role in society.
The OHCHR official said the commissioner planned to make a visit to Egypt in 2020, at the invitation of the Egyptian government, to review the human rights situation.
The OHCHR official said the commissioner planned to make an official visit to Egypt in the second half of 2020, at the invitation of the Egyptian government, to review the human rights situation in Egypt.
Egypt Today met with a number of female breadwinners who were forced to work under hard circumstances to earn a living.
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“Men have an important role to play in sending out the message that real men do not hurt or abuse their partners.” — Ian Somerhalder.
The reality is many women continue to stay in abusive relationships for fear of stigma or lack of alternatives and support systems.
Leslie Morgan Steiner turned her domestic violence experience into an advocacy for abused women explaining why they continue in an abusive relationship.
Apper on her show with a battered face to raise wareness about Domestic Violence.
The National Council for Women (NCW) shall submit a new draft law to the parliament criminalizing all types of domestic violence
Up to one year in jail to be the penalty for whoever proves to be convicted of domestic violence against women.
National Council for Women will run an operations room administered by the Women’s Complaints Office to receive complaints of harassment and offer legal aid for women during Eid.
Gender is central to determining the risk and predictability of harm, including killings