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15 April 2021
News

Pope Tawadros II signs declarations to support family planning and combat FGM and violence against women with the EU, UNFPA

Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria, and Patriarch of the See of St Mark signed three declarations to support family planning and combat female genital mutilation (FGM) as well as confirm a zero... Read more

14 April 2021
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Damietta Safe Space workshops offer skills for women to generate income

Ghosoun came to Egypt from Syria in 2014. Looking for ways to integrate, build a social circle and generate income, the 43-year-old Syrian national started participating in the activities of the Safe... Read more

13 April 2021
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UNFPA, the National Council for Women follow up on Anti-Sexual Harassment Units in public universities

UNFPA and the National Council for Women (NCW) held a meeting in March to follow up on the efforts of the Anti-Sexual Harassment Units, established by UNFPA and NCW in Egyptian public universities.... Read more

6 April 2021
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On Int'l Day of Sport for Development and Peace, the European Union, UNFPA recap activities around Egypt

Young people are drivers of change in their communities, one of the EU Support to Egypt’s National Population Strategy’s main pillars is engaging young people and people in reproductive age. UNFPA,... Read more

6 April 2021
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The UN in Egypt supports all national efforts to end FGM in Egypt

The United Nations in Egypt congratulates all women and girls, their families and communities on the Cabinet of Ministers’ unprecedented measures and endorsed by the Parliament of Egypt to end Female... Read more

31 March 2021
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National Council for Women, UNFPA inaugurate fourth medical response clinic in Assiut University Hospital

The National Council for Women (NCW) and UNFPA concluded Women’s Month by inaugurating a medical response clinic at the Assiut University Hospital on March 31, offering comprehensive services for... Read more

31 March 2021
News

Mobile clinic achievements - December 2020

The Ministry of Health and Population's mobile clinics toured 18 governorates in December, with UNFPA and support from the European Union in Egypt. The convoys promoted rights-based family planning... Read more

23 March 2021
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UNFPA, Ministry of Local Development orient population units on the local response project

UNFPA and the Ministry of Local Development (MoLD), in cooperation with the National Population Council (NPC), held two workshops during 14-17 March to orient the personnel from the new established... Read more

10 March 2021
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UNFPA joins Unilever panel discussion on domestic violence on International Women’s Day

Every year International Women’s Day gives the opportunity to increase conversation around key issues affecting women. This International Women’s Day, UNFPA participated in a panel organized by... Read more

9 March 2021
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Ministry of Youth, UNFPA honor 10 women on International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, 10 women were honored for their important roles in their communities, especially during COVID-19, at the theater of Civil Education, in the presence of Dr. Ashraf Sobhy... Read more

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