Civil Society

UNESCO: Egypt made progress in adult learning, education

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 12:44 GMT

The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has announced that Egypt made a progress in adult learning and education, noting that the government had cooperated with several civil society organizations and telecommunications' companie

Study: Influence of civil society practitioners on law

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 - 01:37 GMT

The new law has been praised on many levels including the legislative level, civil society figures, and even those who disagree with the political leadership.

Second day of referendum on constitutional amendments kicks off in Egypt

Sun, 21 Apr 2019 - 08:11 GMT

Polling stations nationwide started receiving voters for the second day to cast their ballots in the referendum on the constitutional amendments on Sunday at 9 am.

The ‘e-mail girl’ who split civil society apart

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 08:51 GMT

Parts of an e-mail accusing prominent political figure Khaled Ali of sexual abuse went viral on social media, causing many more consequences than expected.

Understanding short- and long-term goals of ‘To Build It’ campaign

Sun, 24 Dec 2017 - 08:16 GMT

‘To Build It’, a grassroots movement broadly aiming to support Egypt’s stability and development, kicked off in September to convince Sisi to run for a second term.

Port Said to be completely free of slums soon - minister

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 - 01:50 GMT

Minister of Local Development Hesham el Sherif on Tuesday said Port Said governorate would be completely free of slums by the end of 2017.

NGOs are an important part of society: WYF participants

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 - 02:38 GMT

Speaking during the session, Social Solidarity Minister Ghada Waly said that about 40,000 NGOs are supposed to be working all over the state.

Egypt’s NGO law compared to British and Israeli laws

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 - 08:25 GMT

Every nation does its best to preserve its national security and state order. Major countries have endeavored to take several measures to legalize and regulate NGOs.

Civil society organizations discuss how to confront corruption

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 - 10:03 GMT

The Conference on the Role of Civil Society in Confronting Corruption, was held on Monday to raise people’s awareness about corruption and how to combat it.

NGOs law inclusive, empowering: FM

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 - 01:42 GMT

Egypt’s newly adopted NGOs law aims to include all organizations under a “single legal umbrella,” and to empower the civil society.

New NGO law regulates foreign funds not bans them: MP

Wed, 31 May 2017 - 01:33 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi approved the new NGO law.