International Women’s Day

Maya Morsy thanks president for ‘breaking glass ceiling’ for Egyptian women in Supreme Judicial Council, State Council

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 09:48 GMT

“Breaking the glass ceiling for the Egyptian women in the Supreme Judicial Council and the State Council. A political will that is always and forever fair for the Egyptian woman,” Morsy said in a Facebook post

Egyptian president urges hiring women at Supreme Judicial Council, State Council

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 08:55 GMT

The world is celebrating today, March 8th, the International Women’s Day. The president was keen to extend congratulations to the Egyptian women earlier this day.

First Lady on IWD: All due respect to Egyptian women, girls

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 03:19 GMT

On her official Facebook page, the first lady said women prove their ability to take national responsibilities as active partners in the society on a daily basis.

Women's Forum to be held on April 2 at Cairo Opera

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 - 04:30 GMT

The Supreme Council of Culture will organize a Women's Forum in celebration of the International Women's Day and the Egyptian Women's Day on April 2

Video: Somaya el-Khashab releases 'Btstaawa'

Sun, 10 Mar 2019 - 12:02 GMT

Khashab combats abuse against women in her new song, in line with the International Women’s Day.

In pics: Female passengers at Cairo airport welcomed with flowers

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 02:29 GMT

A short film on the Egyptian women’s roles was screened in English language at the Cairo Airport’s terminals, she added.

NCW issues statement in celebration of International Women’s day

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 01:48 GMT

On the occasion of the International Women's Day, Egypt’s National Council for Women (NCW), headed by Maya Morsy, issued a statement to mark the celebration.

My family was the reason I finished the race: Amany Khalil

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 - 05:59 GMT

Iron Woman Amany Khalil on her challenging journey to the Ironman Triathlon, how her husband and two sons have been a constant support, and why being a mother and wife never means letting yourself go.

Iraqi women raped by IS prefer solitude in camps to facing society

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Women and girls raped and forced into sexual slavery by IS extremists are going through a new struggle, facing the community.

Women's Day campaigns that inspire

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 - 03:19 GMT

We have picked our favorite campaigns that were launched in the country and the region with the motivation to change history.

On CSW’s margin, BPW Leaders Summit takes New York by storm

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 - 03:58 GMT

Hitting all the core themes that governmental and non-governmental institutions need to focus on, the BPW Leaders Summit is set to take New York by storm.

Learn the facts about rural women and girls

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 - 01:29 GMT

Rural women face multiple forms of discrimination as they have limited access to land and productive resources despite doing most of the household care

Women are breadwinners of 3.3M families in Egypt: CAPMAS

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 - 12:46 GMT

On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2018, CAPMAS released a press statement on Wednesday providing interesting statistics on Egyptian women.