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2 December 2020
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National Council for Women, UNFPA launch game kit with Safe Kids

The National Council for Women and UNFPA launched on Wednesday a game kit aimed at raising awareness around violence against women with Safe Kids. The kit was introduced during a workshop targeting... Read more

1 December 2020
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National Council for Women, UNFPA inaugurate first medical response clinic in Qasr al-Ainy hospital

The National Council for Women and UNFPA inaugurated on Tuesday a medical response clinic at the Qasr al-Ainy Hospital offering comprehensive services for women subjected to violence, with the... Read more

27 November 2020
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UNFPA signs protocol with FEI, Egyptian Chamber of Apparel and Home Textile Industries

UNFPA signed a protocol with the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) and the Egyptian Chamber of Apparel and Home Textile Industries to build the capacity of 250 women and girls. The initiative... Read more

25 November 2020
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Stand up and say ‘enough’ to violence

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem On the International Day to End Violence against Women Enough! That’s what we say, today and every day, to all forms of violence against women... Read more

16 November 2020
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UNFPA partners with FEI to train women and girls

As it continues to seek partnerships to help advance its mandate, UNFPA partnered with the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) to build the capacity of 200 women and girls, in cooperation with... Read more

13 November 2020
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UNFPA, Ministry of Health and Population train medical personnel on the harms of FGM

With the high rates of medicalization of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Egypt, UNFPA, in cooperation with the Ministry of Health and Population, held capacity-building workshops on the harms of... Read more

11 November 2020
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Women Health Club seminars aim to raise awareness on family planning in New Valley

UNFPA and the Ministry of Health and Population work to ensure access to reproductive health and family planning services for the most vulnerable in remote areas, as well as combat the spread of... Read more

11 November 2020
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UNFPA, EFPA to launch 20 clinics offering services for women and girls subjected to violence

UNFPA is partnering with the Egyptian Family Planning Association (EFPA) to launch 20 clinics offering comprehensive services for women subjected to violence across Egypt.  To pave the way for the... Read more

10 November 2020
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Ministry of Youth and Sports, UNFPA inaugurate new Safe Space in Sheikh Zayed

The Ministry of Youth and Sports and UNFPA inaugurated a new Safe Space in Sheikh Zayed this week, designed for refugee women and girls and their host communities to access gender-based violence... Read more

8 November 2020
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Workshop prepares Benha University Hospital doctors and nurses for GBV response unit

Efforts continue to equip a new gender-based violence response clinic on the Benha University campus, with a workshop organized this week to train the university hospital doctors and nurses on gender... Read more

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