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Tanzanian PM calls on Egypt’s business community to invest in Tanzania

Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has called on the Egyptian business community to invest in Tanzania, saying they would benefit from the incentives the Tanzanian market offers relating to the tax umbrella, which has been improved to jump-start Tanzania's economy and trade. Majaliwa made the comments during the opening of the Egyptian-Tanzanian Business Forum on [...]


Egypt’s efforts to empower women praised at G20 summit: Spokesman

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi participated on Saturday in a session held on the empowerment of women and another on inequality as part of the G20 summit in the Japanese city of Osaka. Delivering a speech at the session on inequality, President El-Sisi highlighted the major axes through which Egypt is working to address the issues [...]


Delegation of women parliamentarians to Italy: we presented the positive steps to promote the role of women in Egypt

MP Dina Abdel Aziz, member of the delegation of women parliamentarians to Italy, assured that the Egyptian delegation proudly presented the positive steps that are actually being implemented to promote  the role of women in Egypt. The delegation also assured in many meetings that President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi is a strong supporter of the [...]


Heba Hagras: Egypt has an effective participation in G20 women’s empowerment event

National Council for Women member MP Heba Hagras stated that the Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi participated in a session held on the empowerment of women, as part of the G20 summit in Japan. He highlighted the achievements in this sector since the start of his first presidential term. During her phone-in at Sada Al Balad’s [...]


Dr. Fadia Kiwan takes the oath as the new Director General of AWO

On Wednesday 22 May, Secretary-General of the League of Arab States, Ahmed Aboul Gheit, received Dr. Fadia Kiwan, Director General of the Organization of Arab Women (AWO) at the headquarter of the Arab League General Secretariat, where she took the oath of her new position before His Excellency. During the meeting, they discussed the required [...]


Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism Becomes the First Tourism Industry in the World to Adopt Gender Equality Seal.

Egypt will be one of the first countries to implement the UNDP’s Gender Equality Seal Programme, in the tourism sector. The Ministry of Tourism, in cooperation with the National Council for Women (NCW) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) office in Egypt, announced the launch of the steps required to obtain the UNDP’s Gender [...]


“National council for Women”: Preparation of the first national plan to promote the role of women in peacemaking

The National Council for Women (NCW) announced on Tuesday the formation of a working group involving the Cairo International Center for Settlement of Disputes, Peacekeeping and Peace-building under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the National Council for Women and concerned authorities in the country to prepare the first Egyptian national plan on promoting the role [...]


Al Sisi: Egypt to continue efforts for advancing the achievements in Women Empowerment.

President Abdel Fattah El sisi welcomed on Sunday George Fory the President of the Senate of Canada to discuss Egypt’s vital role in empowering women in the light of Egyptian women’s pivotal efforts in rebuilding the country and facing obstacles. They praised also women’s Sacrifices in enduring the consequences of economic reform and fighting terrorism [...]


NCW, in partnership with the UN, discusses Women Empowerment strategy.

National Council of Women (NCW), headed by Dr. Maya Morsi, held the first meeting of Women's Empowerment Working Group in the light of UN partnership for development.  Among the attendees were Blerta Aliko, the UN Women Country Representative, Eric Oechslin, ILO Director, along with representatives at UN organizations in Egypt and Ministries of Planning, Foreign [...]


International recognition for Egypt’s efforts for woman empowerment

Dr. Maya Morsy receives an honorary doctorate degree in philosophy, economic empowerment and gender equality from Jharkhand Rai University In a ceremony, The Jharkhand Rai University in India has granted an honorary doctorate degree in philosophy, economic empowerment and gender equality to Dr. Maya Morsy, President of the National Council of Women (NCW), in appreciation [...]