Ensuring rights and choices for all


1 December 2018

8 km women’s race kicks off Destination Egypt 2030

UNFPA Egypt and the Ministry of Youth and Sports organized the first women’s race in Egypt on November 30 in partnership with the National Council for Women and Cairo Runners. The race fell under the 16 Days of Activism campaign against gender-based violence and aimed to combat and raise awareness on violence against women and

25 November 2018

Joint UN Statement on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Statement by the Heads of UN agencies, UNFPA, UNDP, UNICEF and UN WOMEN, calling for solidarity with survivors and survivor advocates and women’s human rights defenders who are working to prevent and end violence against women and girls   To commemorate this year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

21 November 2018

UNFPA to promote storylines related to public health in partnership with CIFF

UNFPA is partnering with the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) to inspire and advocate for storylines on topics related to public health, specifically challenges facing Egypt such as early marriage, Female Genital Mutilation and to promote universal access to quality reproductive health care, including modern

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