UN Women – United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

UN Women – United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

Egypt

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Understanding Masculinities: International Men and Gender Equality Survey (IMAGES) - Egypt - Key Findings (2016-2017)

The International Men and Gender Equality Survey (IMAGES) is a comprehensive study on men’s attitudes and practices – along with women’s opinions and reports of men’s practices – on a wide variety of topics related to gender equality and women empowerment. Consisting of both a household survey and companion qualitative research, the overall goal of IMAGES is to build understanding of men’s practices and attitudes related to gender equality and women empowerment in order to inform gender equality and women empowerment policies through the engagement of men and boys. More

  • Achievement Report 2016

    Achievement Report 2016

    UN Women Egypt released its new achievement report highlighting the main results for 2016 under its various focus areas including leadership and participation; eliminating violence against women; economic empowerment; education and engaging men and boys. More

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Zap Tharwat ft. Amina Khalil - Nour

The latest song from Egyptian rapper Zap Tharwat, featuring Amina Khalil, emphasizes the importance of gender equality in the workplace and breaking down stereotypes. The song was developed under the leadership of the National Council for Women in collaboration with UN Women Egypt Country Office with the generous support of the Embassy of Japan

Tuk Tuk drivers join efforts to make the streets of Cairo safe for women

Tuk Tuk drivers join efforts to make the streets of Cairo safe for women

The Cairo Safe City free of Violence against Women and Girls Programme worked with young tuk tuk drivers to prevent and respond to sexual harassment and other forms of sexual violence against women in public spaces More.

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Mariam and The Sun Short Movie

"Mariam and The Sun" is an Egyptian short movie that features the success story of a female student in a community school in upper Egypt who faced challenges to stay in school.

Planet 50–50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality