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1 December 2018
Press Release

8 km women’s race kicks off Destination Egypt 2030

UNFPA Egypt and the Ministry of Youth and Sports organized the first women’s race in Egypt on November 30 in partnership with the National Council for Women and Cairo Runners. The race fell under the... Read more

25 November 2018

Joint UN Statement on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Statement by the Heads of UN agencies, UNFPA, UNDP, UNICEF and UN WOMEN, calling for solidarity with survivors and survivor advocates and women’s human rights defenders who are working to prevent and... Read more

21 November 2018
Press Release

UNFPA to promote storylines related to public health in partnership with CIFF

UNFPA is partnering with the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) to inspire and advocate for storylines on topics related to public health, specifically challenges facing Egypt such as early... Read more

29 October 2018
Press Release

UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem concludes visit to Cairo

Cairo, October 29 - UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem recognized Egypt’s efforts in scaling up a rights-based family planning program during her visit to Cairo on October 28. During her... Read more

18 September 2018

With the beginning of the new academic year 2018/19 , 6 additional Universities are making their campuses safe and girl friendly

The National Council for Women (NCW) in collaboration with UNFPA organized a workshop in Alexandria on 9 and 10 September 2018 as part of a series of capacity building workshops to support the... Read more

1 September 2018

1000 physicians trained as EU Support to Egypt’s National Population Strategy project kicks off

As part of its program to enhance the capacity of family planning service providers, the EU Support to Egypt’s National Population Strategy project supported the training of 1000 general... Read more

18 August 2018

Community activities to make family planning services more accessible

The EU Support to Egypt’s National Population Strategy project is set to make family planning and post-partum services more accessible through enhancing the role of outreach workers and community... Read more

30 July 2018

UNFPA Egypt and the Federation of Egyptian Industries Signs a three year agreement to showcase the positive role of family planning in development, economic and social empowerment.

Cairo, 30 July 2018 – The Federation of Egyptian Industries will leverage the Private Sector to invest its knowledge as well as funds to advocate for awareness on family, population and health issues... Read more

27 July 2018
Press Release

“The celebration of the National Population Day by the United Nations Population Fund and its partners”

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), in collaboration with the European Union and the Ministry of Youth and Sports celebrated National Population Day with a five-kilometers run in the coastal city... Read more

20 July 2018

Service providers across Egypt trained on contraceptive use under EU population strategy project

Under the EU Support to Egypt’s National Population Strategy, family planning service providers were trained on contraceptive use. 364 physicians from 15 priority governorates were trained on the... Read more