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23 September 2021

UNFPA opens family planning clinic at Ain Shams University Hospital with Ministry of Health and Population

UNFPA supported the opening of a family planning clinic at the Ain Shams University Hospital, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Population, on September 23, in the presence of UNFPA... Read more

20 September 2021

UNFPA underlines role of medical practitioners in GBV response in OBGYN conference

UNFPA Representative in Egypt Frederika Meijer highlighted the important role of medical service providers in combatting gender-based violence (GBV), in the annual conference of the Obstetrics and... Read more

1 September 2021

Safe Women clinics hold first coordination meeting

UNFPA and the National Council for Women (NCW) held the first coordination meeting for the Safe Women clinics, bringing together doctors, forensic pathologists, nurses as well as representatives from... Read more

19 August 2021

How this young volunteer’s talent for repurposing items sheds light on population issues

Rama Alkaddour’s closet is filled with scraps, knick-knacks and random used items. In her household, nothing goes to waste. “I store various items until I come up with ideas to reuse them,” she says... Read more

12 August 2021

The UN in Egypt virtually celebrates International Youth Day

The United Nations in Egypt and the Egyptian government, represented by the Ministry of Youth and Sports celebrated International Youth Day through convening an online platform that accommodated 500... Read more

8 August 2021

Ministry of Education, UNFPA sign Partnership Strategic Interventions to integrate population issues into educational system

Within the context of the European Union (EU) Support to Egypt’s National Population Strategy, the Ministry of Education and Technical Education and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) signed... Read more

1 August 2021

Young people celebrate National Population Day with musical performance

“Her mother says she is old enough and needs to be cut, her father says you are holding on to age old traditions,” read the lyrics to one of the songs performed on Thursday by young volunteers.... Read more

12 July 2021

UNFPA participates in panel on changing narratives around women’s leadership

UNFPA Assistant Representative Germaine Haddad shed light on the importance of recognizing the leadership of female medical service providers, during a panel discussion organized by the Community Hub... Read more

1 July 2021

UNFPA, NCW launch training program for female prosecutors on addressing cases of violence against women

UNFPA and the National Council for Women (NCW) held the first round of an interactive training program targeting female members of the Public Prosecution in June on handling cases of violence against... Read more

28 June 2021

Under the Auspices of the Ministry of International Cooperation, UN Women, UNFPA sign agreements with KOICA to enhance Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment

The Ministry of International Cooperation (MOIC) hosted today the signing ceremony of the Korea International Cooperation Agency’s (KOICA) 2021-2024 Multilateral Cooperation Program for Gender... Read more