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Egypt - Society
6/6/2024 12:22:04 PM
The US embassy in Cairo announced the launch of a five-year initiative to address violence against women and girls in collaboration with the Egyptian government, the embassy said in a statement on Wednesday.

World - War in Sudan
5/18/2024 3:06:00 PM
The President of the Unit for Combatting Violence Against Women and Children within the Sudanese Ministry of Labour and Social Development revealed that 159 cases of sexual violence against women were registered during the first year of the ongoing civil war.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Living
12/12/2023 6:14:11 PM
Al-Ahram weekly talks to psychologist Naglaa Naguib about the problem of violence against women

World - Region
4/10/2023 7:29:24 PM
Iran's parliament has adopted proposals to toughen penalties for perpetrators of violence against women which could be voted into law within months, state media has reported.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
1/31/2023 9:48:49 PM
Combating all forms of violence against women was the focus of discussions during the Third Forum for the Arab Girl, reports Reem Leila

Egypt - Courts & Law
1/11/2023 4:39:04 PM
Chairwoman of the Egyptian Centre for Women's Rights (ECWR) Nehad Abul-Qomsan filed a complaint to public prosecution on Wednesday against television anchor Yasmine Ezz for promoting violence against women.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
12/6/2022 11:05:59 PM
A bill combating violence against women is hoped to make its way through parliament, reports Mai Samih

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
12/3/2022 12:02:00 PM
The National Council for Women has launched this year’s 16-day campaign to combat violence against women.

World - Region
11/26/2022 10:46:13 AM
Police arrested dozens of people in Istanbul on Friday at a rally to mark International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

World - International
11/25/2022 7:36:36 PM
Josep Borrell, the European Commission’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs, called Thursday for an end to violence against women worldwide.

Egypt - Society
11/25/2022 3:40:16 PM
On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on Friday, Egypt’s National Council for Women (NCW) launched a 16-day campaign to combat violence against women.

Egypt - Society
6/7/2022 9:46:57 PM
The US Agency for International Development (USAID) launched in Egypt on Tuesday the Women’s Economic and Social Program with the goal of providing 200,000 women in seven Egyptian governorates with increased job opportunities, expanding financial inclusion, and reducing violence against women and girls.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
2/22/2022 9:57:46 PM
More needs to be done to protect women from physical and emotional abuse, writes Reem Leila

Egypt - Courts & Law
2/22/2022 8:47:46 PM
A Cairo criminal court sentenced actor and acting instructor Shady Khalaf to three years in prison for attempting to rape, sexually harassing and molesting seven girls during a training session.

World - International
1/1/2022 2:34:14 PM
Pope Francis ushered in the new year Saturday by praising the skills women bring to promoting peace in the world, and he equated violence against women to an offense against God.

Life & Style - City Lights
12/5/2021 8:26:36 PM
On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Ambassador of Norway to Egypt Hilde Klementsdal hosted a theatrical performance of A Paper Kite to raise awareness of the dangers of female genital mutilation (FGM).

Al-Ahram Weekly - Economy
11/30/2021 11:05:52 PM
The National Council For Women (NCW) began a 16-day campaign on 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

Opinion -
11/30/2021 12:15:14 PM
“If they kill me, I shall reach my arms out of the grave and I shall be stronger.” “…Perhaps what we have most near is death, but that idea does not frighten me, we shall continue to fight for that which is just.”

Egypt - Society
11/26/2021 4:00:00 PM
Egypt’s Ministry of Social Solidarity launched on Thursday in coordination with the United Nations a 16-day campaign calling for an end to violence against women under the slogan “You Are the Heroes of Your Family.”

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/19/2021 4:34:24 PM
Head of Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church Pope Tawadros discussed issues of climate change and violence against women with Britain’s Crown Prince Charles on Thursday in Cairo, the Coptic Church announced.

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