Case number 173 related to NGOs will end soon: Egypt’s General Coordinator of National Dialogue

Wed, 03 May 2023 - 12:29 GMT

Egypt’s General Coordinator of the National Dialogue Diaa Rashwan said, Tuesday that he has ‘reassurances’ that case number 173 of 2014 related to NGOs, in which 43 Egyptian and foreign organizations were being accused, will be solved completely very soon.

12 April final deadline for NGOs in Egypt to settle their status: Ministry

Wed, 05 Apr 2023 - 12:00 GMT

The deadline for NGOs across the state to settle their status will not be extended after the April deadline, in accordance with the law 149/2019 governing NGOs in Egypt, the ministry stressed in a statement.

Size of grants, donations to NGOs in Egypt hit LE9.5B in 2022: Social Solidarity Minister

Thu, 09 Mar 2023 - 01:21 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine al-Qabaj stated Wednesday that the size of grants and donations to NGOs in Egypt recorded LE9.5 billion in 2022.

Egyptian gov., NGOs partner up to create 50K jobs with funds worth LE36.5M

Mon, 20 Feb 2023 - 02:14 GMT

The Ministry of Social Solidarity signed Monday contracts with 10 NGOs to contribute to the creation of 50,000 job opportunities.

Egypt launches 1st website dedicated to NGOs services

Tue, 13 Dec 2022 - 03:28 GMT

The website offers 36 services.

NACDW provides monthly financial aid to 400K families at total cost of LE 2.4B

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 04:27 GMT

The National Alliance for Civil Development Work (NACDW) announced contributing to the social protection plan directed by President Sisi, by providing monthly financial aid to 400,000 families in need for a year-duration at a total cost of about LE2.4 billion.

Egyptian government supports NGOs with LE5.4B to expand social safety umbrella for low-income families

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The government has been making steps to reinforce the social safety network since the outbreak of the Russia-Ukraine War.

Sameh Shokry meets with UNFCCC Admitted NGOs to discuss visions on COP 27

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 03:01 GMT

President Designate of COP 27, who is also Egypt's minister of foreign affairs, Sameh Shokry held talks Wednesday with the NGOs admitted by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

7 violations to Egypt's Civil Society Bill that incur fines worth tens of thousands of pounds

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 03:26 GMT

Article 95 of the legal bill regulating civil work in Egypt designates seven types of violations to the license issuance conditions.

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.

Egyptian Food Bank helps securing 58M meals per month to low-income citizens regionally

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 01:28 GMT

Head of the Regional Food Banks Network Moez Shohdy stated Sunday that the Egypt-based NGO helped save 58 million cooked meals from getting wasted monthly.

Six major exemptions apply on Egyptian NGOs that register per new civil society law

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 02:04 GMT

The senate has agreed to extend the deadline for NGOs to register under the 2019 civil society law for another year to maximize the number of associations that enjoy six important exemptions.

28K unlicensed NGOs in Egypt become official, 32K others apply to legalize their status

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 - 06:10 GMT

The official referred to Article 2 of law no. 149/2019 providing that unlicensed NGOs must apply on licensing within a year since the foundation date.

Cairo Court of Appeal dismisses 'illegal foreign funding' case against 4 NGOs

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 01:46 GMT

As such, the total number of NGOs, cases against which have been dropped, becomes 75.

ACE for GOOD tournament in Dubai took place in Cairo with great support from the tennis community in Egypt

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 01:32 GMT

ACE FOR GOOD”is a platform created by Hussein Nada to get together tennis lovers to play to support a good cause

Winners of the NGOs Award of Excellence to be announced mid-October

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 05:16 GMT

Fourteen NGOs reached the final stage out of 1012.

20K associations apply to reconcile status per new NGO law

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 12:46 GMT

A total of 20,000 associations and NGOs have applied at the Ministry of Solidarity to reconcile their status per the new NGO law, according to a Wednesday report by the ministry.

Deadline for unregistered NGOs to become official in Egypt announced

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 06:23 GMT

Otherwise, the ministry would file lawsuits before the Administrative Judiciary in order to get shut down verdicts against those NGOs.

Egypt's PM urges promoting public awareness over canal preservation

Fri, 07 May 2021 - 10:49 GMT

The premier underlined the importance of transferring as quickly as possible waste discharges after rehabilitating canals and promoting citizens' awareness to stop dumping their rubbish in waterways.

Cairo Appellate Court issues ruling in 'illegal funding to NGOs and civil society'

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 02:31 GMT

The justice noted that the first ruling issued on December 5 cleared six NGOs, and did not convict 14 others because the evidence is not sufficient.