Social Solidarity Ministry

Solidarity minister says new families to join "tafakful" program

Sun, 29 Dec 2019 - 12:26 GMT

The minister said that the Ministry will act in the coming stage to increase the number of beneficiaries from the "takaful" program.

Solidarity ministry launches initiative to employ disabled people

Sun, 20 Oct 2019 - 10:26 GMT

The initiative, dubbed "Hayah", comes as part of national efforts to expand the social protection umbrella for people with special needs.

1-3% of school bus drivers in Egypt use drugs: official

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 - 11:42 GMT

A Social Solidarity Ministry official said that 10,000 school bus drivers have undergone drug tests so far.

40 families affected by Manshiyat Naser rock collapse- ministry

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 - 06:43 GMT

Up to 40 families were affected by a rock collapse in Cairo's slum of Manshiyat Naser, the Social Solidarity Ministry said in a statement Tuesday.

70 of Rawdah attack victims’ families receive aid: Minister

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 - 11:09 GMT

Seventy of Rawdah mosque attack victims’ families received urgent financial aid by Social Solidarity Ministry.

Social solidarity ministry seeks to spread culture of voluntary work

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 - 05:46 GMT

The Social Solidarity Ministry is seeking to spread the culture of voluntary work, which is not limited to charitable work, Minister Ghada Wali said.

8 school bus drivers charged to one-year in jail for drug abuse

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 - 12:57 GMT

Eight private school bus drivers were charged on Monday morning to one year in jail for accusations of being under the influence of drugs during their shift.

Egyptian-Greek committee kicks off in Athena

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 01:54 GMT

The Egyptian-Greek meetings started on Wednesday in Athena, and they are following up on labors interests in the two countries in the field of social solidarity.

Drug testing campaigns on government employees: CAOA

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 - 01:13 GMT

Mohamed Gamil, head of the Central Agency for Organization and Administration (CAOA) issued a decision on Sunday.

Joint program gives LE 54,95M in funds to small projects

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 - 12:19 GMT

Social Solidarity Minister said that some LE 54,95 million have been made available to finance small projects during the past three years.

Individuals with special needs share of general budget only LE 2.5

Wed, 24 May 2017 - 06:23 GMT

The share of every person with special needs in the general budget is only LE 2.5 ($0.14).