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Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
12/6/2022 11:20:45 PM
Iran’s women have risen up in revolt against the rule of the clerics in Iran, indicating that they are no longer willing to be ruled by a set of archaic laws, writes Hany Ghoraba

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

World - Region
12/5/2022 7:06:46 PM
The United States on Monday said "nothing suggests" Iran is improving the treatment of women following reports Tehran was scrapping its notorious morality police amid a wave of civil unrest.

World - Region
12/3/2022 7:46:54 PM
Iran said Saturday it is reviewing a decades-old law that requires women to cover their heads, as it struggles to quell more than two months of protests linked to the dress code.

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
12/2/2022 4:05:58 PM
Women in Iran's Sistan-Baluchistan on Friday joined nationwide protests sparked by Mahsa Amini's death, in what a rights group called a "rare" move for women in the staunchly conservative Sunni Muslim province.

Egypt - Society
12/1/2022 7:49:52 PM
The Top 50 Women Forum will hold a training program on Tuesday for Egyptian women in government institutions and companies on sustainable development and climate change.

Business - Markets & Companies
12/1/2022 4:28:22 PM
Egypt is an important market for L’Oreal, which plans to expand in the Egyptian market in terms of business and activities, L’Oreal Egypt managing director Benoit Julia told Ahram Online.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
11/29/2022 10:51:49 PM
Tarek Osman continues his series on the makers of modern Egyptian culture by looking at the career of social reformer Qassem Amin

Business - Markets & Companies
11/29/2022 5:00:46 PM
The private sector plays a significant role in contributing to the empowerment of women in the Egyptian market as well as creating more job opportunities for them, Ahmed El-Fakhrany, the general manager and chief commercial officer at Fine Hygienic Holding (FHH) Egypt, told Ahram Online.

World - International
11/29/2022 2:00:57 PM
A leading Afghan women's group urged a Pakistan minister not to forget their plight as she visited Kabul Tuesday to discuss relations with the country's Taliban rulers.

Egypt - Society
11/27/2022 7:01:55 PM
Thirty-one percent of currently or previously married Egyptian women aged between 15 and 49 were subjected to some form of physical, sexual, or psychological abuse by their spouses in 2021, according to the Egyptian Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS).

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.

World - Region
11/24/2022 7:35:54 PM
The U.N. Human Rights Council voted Thursday to condemn the bloody crackdown on peaceful protests in Iran and create an independent fact-finding mission to investigate alleged abuses, particularly those committed against women and children.

Egypt - Health
11/23/2022 3:29:48 PM
Egypt's Ministry of Health and Population announced on Wednesday that 1,680,000 women have been screened in the Mother and Fetus presidential health initiative since its launch in March 2020.

World - Region
11/21/2022 7:25:54 PM
Iran's players didn't sing their national anthem and didn't celebrate their goals. In the stands, many Iranian fans showed solidarity with the protest movement that has roiled the country for months.

Arts & Culture - Screens
11/20/2022 12:16:49 PM
Iranian director Emad Aleebrahim Dehkordi won the Etoile d'Or top award at the Marrakech International Film Festival late Saturday for his debut feature "A Tale of Shemroon" and dedicated his prize to "all the women of Iran".

COP27 - Focus
11/17/2022 4:07:27 PM
Men usually outnumber and outrank women negotiators in climate talks, except when it comes to global warming's thorniest diplomatic issue this year, reparations for climate disasters.

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