Presidential Initiative

84K people screened under new presidential initiative for pre-marriage check-up in single month

Wed, 29 Mar 2023 - 10:29 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health announced on Tuesday screening 84,000 young Egyptians and non-Egyptians in the first month of a presidential initiative for pre-marriage checkup.

3.9 million newborns examined for hearing impairment under Egyptian presidential initiative: Ministry

Fri, 23 Dec 2022 - 04:13 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health announced on Friday that more than 3.9 million babies have been examined under the presidential initiative to examine and treat hearing impairment in newborns.

Egypt to allocate LE 3 billion for presidential multi-year initiative to plant 100 million trees

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 - 12:24 GMT

Egypt will allocate LE 3 billion for the presidential multi-year initiative to plant 100 million trees in light of the challenges that the world, including Egypt, faces due to climate agenda.

COP27 host Egypt to expand initiative of replacing old vehicles with others running on natural gas

Sat, 08 Oct 2022 - 03:42 GMT

This will take place by engaging new cities and governorates to the initiative, Maait explained, noting that citizens of Upper Egypt’s Luxor and Aswan have been allowed to join the initiative.

2.9 million newborns examined as part of Egypt’s initiative for hearing impairment detection, treatment

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 12:22 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health announced examining more than 2.9 million infants as part of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s initiative for the early detection of hearing loss and impairment in newborns.

60% of early-detected breast cancer cases do not need chemotherapy: Health Ministry

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 08:53 GMT

Egyptian Ministry of Health reiterated its calls on women to seek early detection test of breast cancer, saying that 60 percent of breast cancer cases that were detected early do not need chemotherapy.

Egyptian initiative to treat HCV patients in Africa targets 250,000 in Sudan: Health Min.

Sun, 23 Aug 2020 - 12:47 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al Sisi at the closing session of two-days Arab and African Youth Forum held in Aswan city in March last year announced a new initiative to eliminate Hepatitis C among one million African citizens.

Egyptian presidential initiative to test women for breast cancer resumes: Health Ministry

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 11:22 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health announced the resumption of a presidential initiative launched last year to test women for breast cancer, which is the second leading cause of death among Egyptian women, according to the minister.

Initiative to treat hearing-impaired babies to start Sept in Dakahlia

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 - 11:48 GMT

Those proven to need surgery will receive free treatment and periodic follow-up until the age of two.