Egypt to host 8th edition of Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) in September

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 02:43 GMT

AWIEF2022 is a hybrid event (in-person in Cairo and online), with an easy-to-access virtual platform for speakers, delegates, and virtual exhibitors to participate Access Multimedia Content

Egypt introduces 1st psychotherapy clinic dedicated to abused women dubbed 'Safe Woman Clinic'

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 - 02:22 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced Tuesday that Egypt's first psychotherapy clinic dedicated to abused women has been inaugurated in Cairo.

Al-Azhar scholar criticizes Quranism, says Sunna is means to understand Islam

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 - 12:07 GMT

Secretary-General of Al-Azhar Council of Senior Scholars, Dr. Hassan al-Saghir, has criticized Quranism, a branch of Islam that believes the holy book is the only source of understanding religion.

President Sisi orders strengthening coordination between NGOs, Female leaders

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 12:31 GMT

The meeting reviewed the experiences of a number of pioneers with an aim of enhancing the awareness among women, the family and society, in addition to coordination with NGOs and religious and local leaders.

Figure of females screened for breast cancer since launching of Women Health Initiative declared

Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 04:06 GMT

The service is offered to females aged above 18 at 3,538 healthcare units, and 114 hospitals nationwide.

Egypt launches training program for female expats

Sun, 03 Apr 2022 - 12:56 GMT

The program is the outcome of the collaboration between the Ministry of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriate Affairs Nabila Makram and the National Academy for Training.

Egypt, UK organize special event to drive gender-smart climate finance for just, locally led transition

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 - 02:32 GMT

Women will not be the victim, but the agents of change in climate action: Minister Rania A. Al-Mashat

Heliopolis Association resumes its celebrations of women with a cycling marathon to be held on March 18

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 - 12:16 GMT

The Bicycle Marathon, organized by the Heliopolis Library, will launch on March 18 at 7 a.m.

Women are '1st defense line' in facing climate change - Egypt's Minister of Environment

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 - 10:42 GMT

The minister spoke about the role Egyptian women play in pushing forward environment action and facing the bad impacts of climate change.

Political leadership provides all support to women - minister

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 06:17 GMT

Gamea said, on the occasion of the Egyptian Women's Day, that the MSMEDA depends on several plans to promote women's role at the economic and societal levels.

Maya Morsi sheds light on Egypt’s International Proposal on Women, Environment, Climate Change at CSW66

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 03:09 GMT

Egypt advocates for seven pillars to empower women in the field of climate work.

ICT Ministry launched initiatives, programs for women empowerment

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 04:46 GMT

Talaat noted that the percentage of women who are working in the ICT sector ranges between 35 percent and 40 percent.

Egypt, EBRD emphasize gender-responsive climate action on Int'l Women’s Day

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 05:09 GMT

The Minister noted that women and girls are recognized as effective change-makers for climate adaptation and mitigation.

“Women’s Creativity in Art & Architecture” exhibition to kick off on March 8

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 - 01:47 GMT

The exhibition will be launched on International Women’s Day at Mahmoud Mokhtar Museum.

CPYP infographics highlights Egypt’s progress in women empowerment

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 01:48 GMT

Women in Egypt represent 50 percent of the total employees in the state administrative apparatus.

Haya Karima trains 155 Egyptian women in villages on successful entrepreneurship skills

Tue, 01 Feb 2022 - 03:01 GMT

As part of the continuous efforts of the nation-wide developmental initiative ‘Haya Karima” in Aswan, a series of educational training programs are held to empower women economically.

Egypt’s Top prosecutor calls for female applicants to be prosecutors assistances

Tue, 01 Feb 2022 - 01:23 GMT

Egypt’s Top Prosecutor Attorney General Hamada el-Sawy announced Public Prosecution’s request for female prosecutors’ assistances class of 2021.

Discussed: How Egypt took into account women’s needs during pandemic

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 01:59 GMT

Egypt is considered the first Arab state to introduce measures that take into account the needs of women during this pandemic, according to Minister of Planning Hala el-Saeed during the fourth edition of the World Youth Forum that was held last week in Sharm el-Sheikh.

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.