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1.7M preparatory students screened for Hepatitis C: Egypt's Health ministry

Thu, 05 May 2022 - 01:10 GMT

The health initiative is targeting 2.5 million students in the first grade during the current semester, said Health Ministry Spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.

President Sisi celebrates 1st day of Eid al-Fitr with children of martyr officers

Mon, 02 May 2022 - 10:51 GMT

During a ceremony held Monday morning, President Sisi participated in a memorial photo with the children.

Public prosecution detains 2 after 8 children drowned in northern Egypt

Sat, 30 Apr 2022 - 10:31 GMT

Egyptian Public Prosecution detained two people on Saturday for four days pending investigation as eight children drowned after their vehicle crashed into a waterway in northern Egypt’s Beheira.

Tips on raising an ecofriendly child

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 05:00 GMT

If you want your child to be eco-friendly, his information should not be limited to school curriculum. You need to help him find a green activity for him to practice daily to raise his awareness.

Green toys hoped to replace harmful ones as parents endeavor to raise environmentally-aware kids

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 11:04 GMT

Many parents around the world are considering green toys for their kids, rather that plastic toys that pollute nature.

2.8M newborns examined for hearing impairment within Egypt's presidential initiative

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 11:35 GMT

Some 167,970 children would be re-examined, a week after the first screening at the same unit, Health Ministry Spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said.

Egypt nears target number of screening schoolchildren for anemia, obesity, stunting

Sun, 03 Apr 2022 - 12:11 GMT

The screening is carried out by measuring the weight, height, and hemoglobin level in blood.

Access program launched by US embassy to teach English, life skills to 160 underprivileged Egyptian children

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 01:50 GMT

Access Program of the U.S. embassy in Cairo was launched Monday, taking 160 young Egyptian students in a two-year journey of learning English and other skills essential for their character building.

Glance into child work law examined by Egypt's House of Representatives

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 12:40 GMT

The draft law sets a minimum age for hiring a minor, and guidelines the employer must abide by.

Egypt lightens up Foreign Ministry’s Headquarters on 75th anniversary of UNICEF

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 12:19 GMT

Shoukry said that the celebration reflects the distinguished cooperation between Egypt and UNICEF that lasted for decades to support national efforts related to the promotion of children’s rights.

24 family development centers to be launched in March

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 02:18 GMT

The number of planned centers is 52 across 20 governorates.

No child death of covid-19 has been recorded in Egypt: Health Ministry spox

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 01:06 GMT

No child deaths of Covid-19 have been recorded in Egypt thus far, spokesperson of the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar told Nahar T.V. on Tuesday.

1.5M women screened within maternal, fetal health initiative in less than 2 years

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 04:53 GMT

The presidential initiative aims to monitor the health of the mother and newborn until 42 days after birth.

99% of Egyptian children get all vaccines they need: UNICEF

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 10:38 GMT

The UN official also lauded the eagerness of parents to vaccinate their children.

Egypt’s Green Corner project: Raising awareness on climate change

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 03:13 GMT

Environmental and cultural education have become one of the urgent requirements to increase public awareness in Egypt about environmental issues, especially children and adolescents.

First Lady wishes Egyptian children bright future

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 12:19 GMT

On World Child Day, which annually falls on the 20th of November, the First Lady said that this day reflects the great importance of caring for children.

Egypt seeks to vaccinate children with Pfizer

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 10:36 GMT

Egypt is studying this file and when it is done a date will be set for vaccinating the children.

Initiative for early detection of anemia, obesity, dwarfism launched for all primary students in Egypt

Mon, 25 Oct 2021 - 11:33 GMT

The initiative to early detect anemia, obesity and dwarfism has been launched among primary school pupils, coinciding with the kickoff of the new school year 2021/2022.

Over 2M babies in Egypt undergone screening for hearing loss

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 12:14 GMT

That is within a presidential initiative targeted at the early detection of hearing loss, which has to be carried out within 28 days of birth.

Protocol to be issued next week to treat children from COVID

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 10:02 GMT

A special protocol will be issued for children next week, as a fifth update to the COVID-19 treatment protocol was revealed during a conference.

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