early marriage

Government’s efforts to fight early marriage

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - 09:05 GMT

The Egyptian government imposed more severe penalties on people who back the marriage of minors.

Egypt’s plan to combat imminent threat of overpopulation

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 - 10:29 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi described overpopulation as a threat that is no less dangerous than terrorism.

New law drafted to criminalize early marriages

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 - 02:50 GMT

One in six women in Egypt still marry early especially in rural and deprived areas, according to a report by the Word Bank Group issued in March 2016.