Egyptian Women’s Day
“Today, I was honored to attend a ceremony honoring the Egyptian ideal mothers in 2023. I was pleased to be among inspiring female models, who were able to overcome the impossible and circumstances to sail out with their families to safety,” the First Lady said on her Facebook page.
Hamida Khalil was the first of six Egyptian women who were shot dead on March 16, 1919 by British soldiers while they were protesting colonialism. Today, the date marks the Egyptian Women’s Day.
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