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28 February 2022

National Council for Women launches study on violence against women with disabilities with UNFPA, partners

The National Council for Women (NCW) released the findings of the first national study conducted on violence against women with disabilities on... Read more

24 February 2022

UNFPA, EU conduct visit to Aswan

Senior officials from the European Union (EU) Delegation to Egypt and UNFPA, accompanied by a number of Egyptian journalists, conducted a visit to... Read more

6 February 2022

A crisis within a crisis: Increased investment critical to end FGM as COVID-19 rages on

Joint Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem and UNICEF Executive Director Catherine Russell on the International Day of Zero... Read more

15 January 2022

UNFPA Representative in Egypt participates in World Youth Forum

UNFPA Representative in Egypt Frederika Meijer participated in a plenary session at the World Youth Forum titled “Towards a Safe and Inclusive World... Read more

29 December 2021

Ministry of Health to launch Safe Women’s Clinics in partnership with UNFPA, NCW

In preparation for the launch of the first Safe Women’s Clinics in the Ministry of Health and Population’s primary healthcare facilities, UNFPA and the National Council for Women held a three-day... Read more

22 December 2021
The workshop brought together representatives from relevant ministries and civil society organizations.

Ministry of Health, UNFPA and Gozour devise Community Engagement Plan for youth-friendly services

The Ministry of Health and Population, UNFPA and Gozour held a workshop on December 20 to discuss a plan to engage communities and mobilize them... Read more

21 December 2021

‘How can I put my daughters through that?” – Father becomes advocate against FGM

Abdel Rehim was undecided on subjecting his two daughters to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), despite it being common practice in his village. Every time he brought up the topic with his wife, she... Read more

17 December 2021

Community Arts Festival concludes fourth round

The Community Arts Festival “Nawah for Change,” concluded its fourth round on December 16 with Zad Art Team, in a ceremony attended by General Ismail El Far, Director of the Central Administration... Read more

16 December 2021

Teachers, students to integrate reproductive health into extracurricular activities

UNFPA, in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Technical Education, held two workshops for teachers and students to integrate population issues into extracurricular activities using theatre... Read more

12 December 2021

Generation Dialogue: Community ownership of social change

Under the UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Programme on the Elimination of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), Egypt is adopting the Generation Dialogue approach to initiate social change within communities with a... Read more