Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Director of UN Women Sima Bahous hailed Egypt’s efforts to empower women as she met on Saturday with Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry.
Turkey's opposition party leaders have criticized the government for "not doing enough to prevent violence against women."
The National Council for Women (NCW), in partnership with UN Women Egypt Country Office, lit up in orange the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx on the 25th November, joining the global community in launching the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence.
Egypt is witnessing incredible social momentum in support of survivors of gender-based violence, including sexual assault and harassment.
the National Council for Women in partnership with the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) launched today the "Our Mental Health is a Priority" initiative
The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) issued a statement commending the National Council for Women for its efforts to ensure that a gender perspective is adopted in Egypt’s COVID-19 response plan.
Morsi expressed her content for the success of “Between Two Seas” that was qualified to receive many awards from international film festivals.
UN Women also praised Egypt's National Council for Women for its recommendations to empower women at the 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women.
She grew up alone and different, ashamed of declaring she was Egyptian or Muslim; but today, she is a social entrepreneur and a youth representative to the UN.
The “Mobile Film Festival” will run starting December 21 with the aim of bringing to light the different kinds of violence women face in Egypt.
Latin America and the Caribbean is the most violent region in the world for women.
The United Nations for Women and the World Bank analyzed household survey data for 89 countries on October 18.
Opinions on the effectiveness of gender quotas vary based on their implementation and their effect, even among supporters of women’s equality as potential beneficiaries.
Sexual and all other forms of harassment at work, home and outside the home are not acceptable and must not be ignored said head of UN Women.
The Regional Office of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is providing an advisory forum and platform.