Civil Society

3.5M Egyptians obtain medical services from civil society: social solidarity minister

Sun, 19 May 2024 - 03:04 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine al-Qabbaj stated Sunday that 3.5 million citizens obtain medical services from healthcare facilities owned and run by the civil society.

African Development Bank selects Youth Love Egypt Foundation as a member of AfDB’s Civil Society Committee

Fri, 26 Apr 2024 - 07:45 GMT

“The YLE Foundation's selection is based on its effective role in addressing climate change and environmental issues in North Africa, particularly as it holds consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council and serves as an observer member of the United Nations Environment Programme and the Framework Convention on Climate Change. Additionally, the foundation has been actively engaged in climate summit meetings,” the statement read.

6.7K Egyptians volunteer in preparation of aid shipments to Gaza

Sun, 19 Nov 2023 - 03:29 GMT

Those are working with the Decent Life Foundation and the National Coalition for Civil Work.

Justice ministry ends investigations into 75 NGOs of total 85 included in 'foreign funding' case

Tue, 22 Aug 2023 - 07:39 GMT

Egypt’s Justice Ministry announced that the judges commission - delegated by the Court of Appeals - is about to finalize the case of foreign funding of civil society organizations, which includes 85 organizations.

Egypt to launch campaign for registering 1M disabled citizens in integrated services card system

Sun, 23 Jul 2023 - 04:07 GMT

Qabbaj elaborated that the ministry would join forces with civil society.

Egypt's National Alliance for Civil Developmental Work details achievements since its foundation

Wed, 19 Jul 2023 - 11:03 GMT

The National Alliance for Civil Developmental Work released Wednesday a press statement detailing its achievements since its launch in March 2022.

Terrorism costed Egypt about $207 B between 2001, 2016: Minister Nevin Al-Kabbaj

Tue, 20 Jun 2023 - 07:51 GMT

Terrorism costed Egypt about $207 billion between 2001 and 2016, in addition to its consequences and repercussions on tourism and the availability of foreign exchange, Egypt’s Minister of Social Solidarity Nevin Al-Kabbaj said on Tuesday.

National Dialogue discusses civil society, academic freedoms

Sun, 18 Jun 2023 - 01:36 GMT

The fourth week of the National begins Sunday with a discussion on the executive regulations of civil work and obstacles facing non-governmental organizations.

Egyptian initiatives in support of Sudanese people arrive in Arab League

Tue, 30 May 2023 - 08:42 GMT

Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul Gheit called on Tuesday for unifying all initiatives to assist the Sudanese people who have fled to Egypt.

Political figures praise ‘golden opportunities’, ‘positive environment’ in National Dialogue sessions

Mon, 22 May 2023 - 01:10 GMT

Political figures and parties’ members who have participated at the National Dialogue sessions, see that there are ‘golden opportunities’ to present new ideas and discuss different issues openly during the meetings, as they praised in their statements the ‘positive environment’ that is prevailing during the sessions.

National Alliance for Civil Development Work aims to collect LE20B in 2023

Thu, 12 Jan 2023 - 05:02 GMT

The coalition collected LE14 billion in 2022.

NACDW: A building block in Egyptian civil society governance

Mon, 09 Jan 2023 - 04:32 GMT

Egypt’s 2014 constitution stipulated the right to social protection, which guarantees achieving social justice and decent lives for all citizens.

What are the pillars of National Coalition for Civil Development Work's charter?

Mon, 09 Jan 2023 - 01:49 GMT

The National Coalition for Civil Development Work continues its development and service efforts in all governorates, in line with President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s declaration of the year 2022 as the year of civil society.

Know more about National Alliance for Civil Development Work's initiatives

Mon, 09 Jan 2023 - 11:52 GMT

Since the inauguration of the National Alliance for Civil Work, in March 2022, it has had a major role in enriching civil work, and provided an opportunity for partnership between civil society institutions to support the most needy groups.

Egypt launches 1st website dedicated to NGOs services

Tue, 13 Dec 2022 - 03:28 GMT

The website offers 36 services.

Green Zone at COP 27 spans over 12K sqm to accommodate civil society: Egypt's PM

Sun, 06 Nov 2022 - 02:58 GMT

Madbouli said that Egypt is keen on making room for everybody, and listening to all views and visions put forward by organizations, individuals, and civil society.

Know more about regulations set for establishing associations in Egypt

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 - 11:45 GMT

Egypt's law that regulates the practice of civil work in the country set a condition for establishing associations, which is having a written statute consistent with the model specified by executive regulations of the law.

Sameh Shokry meets with UNFCCC Admitted NGOs to discuss visions on COP 27

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 03:01 GMT

President Designate of COP 27, who is also Egypt's minister of foreign affairs, Sameh Shokry held talks Wednesday with the NGOs admitted by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

7 violations to Egypt's Civil Society Bill that incur fines worth tens of thousands of pounds

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 03:26 GMT

Article 95 of the legal bill regulating civil work in Egypt designates seven types of violations to the license issuance conditions.

Senate agrees to extend NGO registration deadline for another year

Sun, 27 Mar 2022 - 01:18 GMT

The Senate has agreed to extend the deadline for NGOs to register under the 2019 civil society law for another year on Sunday.