People with disability

Egypt creates 1st beach for differently-abled people in Damietta

Wed, 04 Oct 2023 - 02:06 GMT

Differently-abled persons can now enjoy swimming and all beach related activities at Damietta's first beach designed for them.

Publishing data, photos that offend people with disabilities to be punished by LE 200K fine

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 - 12:09 GMT

Egyptian law on rights of persons with disabilities includes many acquired rights that primarily aim to protect people with abilities, obtain their entitlements, and ensure their full integration into society.

Egypt's law punishes lack of accessibility for challenged persons at schools, work

Tue, 24 Jan 2023 - 01:32 GMT

The Egyptian Law of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities punishes by prison those who involved in the lack of accessibility for challenged persons at schools or work.

Human rights committee at parliament recommends creating unified database for services for people with disabilities

Sat, 10 Sep 2022 - 06:13 GMT

The Senate Human Rights and Social Solidarity Committee called for the creation of a unified database for services to people with disabilities.

Egyptian law: Discriminating against Differently-abled people to be punished by imprisonment

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 11:52 GMT

Law No. 10 of 2018 on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities determines that endangering a person or child with a disability or threatening respect for their dignity are acts that will be punished by imprisonment.

Discussed: Egypt sets controls to guarantee equal work opportunities for differently-abled people

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 - 01:55 GMT

Egypt has set controls and procedures in the Law on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities relating to their right to work, seeking to integrate them into the society.

6 people jailed pending probes for beating man with disability

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 - 03:35 GMT

Two days ago, the defendants were arrested after a video went viral on social media showing them beating a man with disability inside the barbershop.