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15 August 2022
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The Damanhour University held the first meeting for the newly-established Anti-Violence against Women Unit on campus

Damanhour University establishes Anti-Violence Unit on campus

The Damanhour University held the first meeting for the newly-established Anti-Violence against Women Unit on campus, in cooperation with the... Read more

12 August 2022
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Wafaa and her mother Abeer.

Overcoming barriers: Wafaa's story

Wafaa rarely left the house and was sometimes even reluctant to go to school. The 14-year-old felt that her disability was a heavy burden for her and... Read more

11 August 2022
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Young people demonstrated their ideas and solutions to climate change in paintings that were presented in a collage format

UN in Egypt, Ministry of Youth and Sports mark International Youth Day with climate dialogues

The United Nations in Egypt and the Ministry of Youth and Sports commemorated International Youth Day in a joint four-day event on August 7-9 and 10... Read more

24 July 2022
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The doctors were trained on the guidelines on the management of health complications from FGM

NCW, UNFPA train doctors on guidelines on the management of health complications from FGM

The National Council for Women’s (NCW) Anti-Violence against Women unit and UNFPA organized a training workshop for doctors on the adapted national... Read more

7 July 2022
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The consensus meeting was attended by representatives from the Ministry of Health and Population, the Ministry of Justice, the N

UNFPA, WHO, Ministry of Health launch Arabic Version of the Protocol on the Healthcare for Women Subjected to GBV

UNFPA, WHO and the Ministry of Health and Population launched the Arabic version of the Protocol on the Healthcare for Women Subjected to Gender-... Read more

5 July 2022
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Saleh and Ihsan pose for a photo

Parents challenge social norms, advocate against FGM in Assiut

Ihsan was questioning whether subjecting her youngest daughter to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) was the right decision. She broached the topic with... Read more

4 July 2022
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Frederika Meijer poses with Assiut University students.

UNFPA, KOICA conduct visit to Assiut to follow up on GBV services and response program

A delegation from UNFPA and the Korea International Cooperation Agency’s (KOICA) conducted a visit to Assiut on July 3, to follow up on the... Read more

20 June 2022
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The event included several activities including live music performances.

'Everyone has the right to seek safety': UN commemorates World Refugee Day

UNFPA, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and WHO commemorated World Refugee Day on June 19, 2022 with a joint community event under the theme “Whoever.... Read more

7 June 2022
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From Left to Right: Ibrahim Laafia, Dr. Hossam Abbas, Frederika Meijer

Ministry of Health, UNFPA launch Costed Implementation Plans to project contraceptive needs, with EU support

The Ministry of Health and Population in cooperation with UNFPA and the support of the European Union held a workshop on June 7, 2022, to launch the... Read more

2 June 2022
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Visitors pose in front of the Safe Women's Clinic

UNFPA visits Beni Suef, 6th of October Safe Women’s Clinics

UNFPA conducted visits to the recently-launched Safe Women’s Clinics in Beni Suef and 6th of October University Hospitals in May 2022, where they... Read more

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