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10 December 2020
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UNFPA, the National Committee for the Eradication of FGM work to combat the medicalization of FGM

As UNFPA continues to work with the National Committee for the Eradication of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) to eliminate the harmful practice, the first of a series of meetings was held this week... Read more

9 December 2020
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Egyptian freestyle footballer breaks football juggling world record

Egyptian freestyle footballer Yorok broke the world record covering 6.15 KM juggling a football in one hour, as part of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, under UNFPA's... Read more

8 December 2020
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Nawah Community Arts Festival concludes with awarding distinguished theatre performances and members

Nawah Community Arts Festival concluded its activities with Zad Art Team on Monday December 7, in a ceremony attended by the Minister of Youth and Sports Dr. Ashraf Sobhy, Head of the European Union ... Read more

8 December 2020
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National Council for Women, UNFPA inaugurate the second medical response clinic in Ain Shams Hospital

The National Council for Women and UNFPA inaugurated on December 8 a medical response clinic at the Ain Shams Hospital offering comprehensive services for women subjected to violence 24/7, with the... Read more

7 December 2020
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UNFPA, the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Egyptian kickboxing Federation conclude self-defense training

UNFPA, the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Egyptian kickboxing Federation concluded a series of workshops titled “No to Harassment,” that aimed to arm over 1000 young women from 27 governorates... Read more

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

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