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4 November 2020

Service providers dispel misconceptions, offer consultations at the Sadat family health unit in Matrouh

In the Sadat Family Health Unit in the governorate of Matrouh, Dr. Aaza Abdel Baky works with a team of service providers to make sure that women get all the family planning services and... Read more

1 November 2020

Health Ministry Undersecretary in Matrouh lauds different UNFPA projects in the governorate

The Ministry of Health and Population's Undersecretary in Matrouh and Head of Matrouh Health Directorate Dr. Ahmed El-Beltagy welcomed UNFPA’s efforts to end preventable maternal deaths and scale up... Read more

29 October 2020

Young people use theatre to change social norms at Population Awareness Clubs

The Population Awareness Clubs (PACs) continue to host different activities to raise the awareness of young people around population issues, using different tools that include peer education, music,... Read more

28 October 2020

UNFPA, Ministry of Youth and Sports to arm young women with self-defense techniques

UNFPA, the Ministry of Youth and Sports (MoYS) and the Egyptian kickboxing Federation, launched an initiative dubbed “No to Harassment,” to arm over 1000 young women from 27 governorates with self-... Read more

18 October 2020

Medical and film industries join forces to fight gender-based violence

Because film can play an important role in shifting norms and changing behaviors, UNFPA partnered with the National Council for Women (NCW), MedFest and the Mansoura University Hospital, to organize... Read more

11 October 2020

Y-PEER concludes TOT workshop on population topics

Because it relies on peer-to-peer education, Y-PEER held a 5-day training of trainers (ToT) workshop in cooperation with the Egyptian Family Planning Association, tackling different population issues... Read more

8 October 2020

UNFPA, National Council for Women to inaugurate two more “anti-violence” units in Benha University

The National Council for Women (NCW) and UNFPA are inaugurating two more units to combat violence against women in the Benha University campus, one for students to report incidents of violence and... Read more

6 October 2020

LMIS workshops bring together family planning sector staff from different governorates

For Dr. Ahmed Ghurab, director of Family Planning in the Ismailia governorate, developing creative activities and suggestions to address the problems facing the contraceptives supply chain is... Read more

2 October 2020

Mobile clinic achievements

The Ministry of Health and Population's mobile clinics toured 20 governorates in September, with UNFPA and support from the European Union in Egypt. The convoys promoted rights-based family planning... Read more

30 September 2020

Menufiya family planning sector gears up for ‘al-Wessam’ accreditation system launch

High quality family planning services help individuals meet their reproductive health needs safely and effectively. To ensure the provision of high quality family planning services and in preparation... Read more