NCW’s Maya Morsi Thanks First Lady for Supporting Women

Chairperson of the National Council for Women (NCW), Maya Morsi, thanked Egypt’s First Lady, Mrs. Entissar El Sisi, for her support of issues related to Egyptian women and girls.   This came during her participation in celebrations to mark International Women’s Day, with Mrs. Sisi attending.   Speaking on the occasion, Morsi said that the […]

NCW Discusses Creating Safe Work Environment for Women in Tourism

The National Council for Women held the third meeting of the Steering Committee for the project “Creating a Safe Work Environment for Women in the Tourism Sector”, chaired by Dr. Naglaa Al-Adly, Director General of the International Cooperation and External Communications Department, and in the presence of Safaa Habib, Project Director, Samah Helmy, project expert, […]

Maya Morsi, Colombian Ambassador Examine State’s Efforts to Empower Women

President of the NCW, Dr. Maya Morsi, received Anna Melina Muñoz de Gaviria, the Colombian Ambassador to Cairo, to review the Council’s efforts in women’s empowerment and explore new ways of cooperation between the two sides. Morsi reviewed Egypt’s efforts in liberating women, as 2017 was declared the Year of Egyptian Women, in addition to […]

NCW Participates in CIBF with Special Pavilion for the First Time

The National Council for Women announced its participation for the first time in a special pavilion in the 54th session of the Cairo International Book Fair 2023, held this year under the slogan “In Egypt’s Name: We Read…We Think…We Create”, from Jan. 25 to Feb. 6 at Egypt International Exhibition and Convention Center. The NCW’s […]

The NCW Congratulates Honored Female University Professors on Science Day

The National Council for Women, headed by Dr. Maya Morsi, and all its members of both genders, extend their sincere congratulations to female university professors who were honored on the seventeenth Science Day at Cairo University for obtaining state appreciation awards during the past two years; a total of  52 university professors and researchers. Dr. […]

UN Women and ILO hold the 4th annual meeting of the regional Joint Strategic Coordination Committee for the Work for Women programme

Cairo – Within the framework of the Joint Programme[1] “Promoting Productive Employment and Decent Work for Women in Egypt, Jordan and Palestine” (Work4Women), generously funded by the Government of Sweden and the Swedish International Development Agency, UN Women Regional Office for the Arab States and the ILO’s Regional Office for the Arab States jointly held […]