Ministry of Social Solidarity

Compensations to explosion injured, victims' families announced

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 - 10:59 GMT

Twenty died and 47 were injured.

Egypt's unemployment rate reaches 8.9%: Solidarity Ministry

Thu, 20 Jun 2019 - 11:11 GMT

The Ministry of Social Solidarity said that 4 million jobs were provided through anti-unemployment programs and projects during the last 10 years.

Aspects, drafting process of proposed new NGOs law

Sat, 18 May 2019 - 03:47 GMT

The cabinet approved on Wednesday a draft law regulating civil work in Egypt. The House of Representatives will receive the draft within this week.

Five new drug addiction treatment centers to open this year - min.

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 - 12:34 GMT

Wali said five new drug addiction treatment centers will open this year, thus raising the total number of centers to 27.

100,000 cases to join monetary subsidy program in FY2019/2020

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 03:05 GMT

The inclusion of those citizens will start on July 1 along with the beneficiaries of the pension offered by the Ministry of Social Solidarity.

Wataneya Society celebrates 10th anniversary

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 - 09:15 GMT

Wataneya Society celebrated on Dec. 9 its 10th anniversary and the success of “Quality of Care for Children without Parental Care” project, held in cooperation with Drosos Foundation.

Mawada program seeks to limit divorce rates: solidarity minister

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 10:52 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Ghada Waly announced that Mawada program seeks to teach youth how to protect their families from divorce and dissociation.

112 NGOs receive LE376 million in October

Sun, 11 Nov 2018 - 02:09 GMT

Wali explained that 55 foreign entities provided 151 grants to 112 NGOs in Egypt.

Draft law substitutes drug use penalty by treatment

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 - 12:51 GMT

The proposed law stirred debate.

Social Solidarity Min. allocates LE 2M for compensating Al-Rasheda's families

Sun, 07 Oct 2018 - 02:22 GMT

Ministry of Social Solidarity allocates LE 2 million to the families affected by the fire that hit palm tree farmlands in Al-Rasheda village.

Solidarity minister confers with Australian amb. in Cairo on cooperation on social care programs

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 12:18 GMT

Wali conferred with Australian Ambassador in Cairo Neil Hawkins on means of boosting joint cooperation in the fields of development, social care and exchange of expertise.

Street children need to be helped, not ignored

Sun, 26 Aug 2018 - 12:04 GMT

Although several charity organizations collect money for such purpose, it is not always clear cut or certain that the money reaches those in need.

‘Two are enough’: Gov’t’s bid for birth control

Sun, 27 May 2018 - 08:28 GMT

The Ministry of Social Solidarity launched a family planning campaign Wednesday with the slogan “Two are enough”, aiming to contain the increasing population.

TV drama series with addiction, smoking scenes to be blacklisted

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 - 11:38 GMT

A protocol was signed between the Fund for the Fight against Addiction and Egypt's Supreme Council for Media Regulation to decrease addiction scenes in drama.

Sisi stresses necessity of commercial logistics zones

Sun, 21 Jan 2018 - 11:26 GMT

The president inaugurated on Sunday several projects in the poorest governorates in Egypt.

HR Dev Society organizes conference to support Sisi's candidacy

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 - 04:45 GMT

Society for Human Resource Development is to organize a conference in support of President Sisi in upcoming elections.

MP calls for admitting 'housekeeper' as job title in IDs

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 - 01:19 GMT

These women currently do not have a job title in their national IDs.

Waly to MENA: Insurance money reached LE755B in Dec.

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 - 09:53 GMT

The Social Solidarity Ministry is working on a unified insurance bill under which pensions should be calculated based on the average wage earned during years of service.

"Mastoura" wins the Best Documentary award from TIFF

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 - 01:38 GMT

The Egyptian documentary “Mastoura” won the Best Documentary award from Tangier Film Festival.

Tahta, Jahina Archdiocese offer LE 10,000 to Al-Rawdah mosque

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 - 03:31 GMT

Archdioceses of Tahta and Jahina, Sohag , offer LE 10,000 to restore Al-Rawdah mosque in Arish, said Sohag Governor Ayman Abdel Monem on Wednesday.

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