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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UN in Egypt Statement on Nada, Victim of FGM in Assiut

The United Nations is committed to accelerate efforts to eliminate FGM by 2030. We hope that Nada’s tragic death sheds light on the need to protect girls from this harmful practice as a matter of urgency. More

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Beni Suef Photo Essay

Meet the business women working with UN Women and P&G's Stimulating Equal Opportunities for Women Entrepreneurs programme. Read the full story.

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Main Focus Areas and Achievements

Get to know more about UN Women's main focus areas and achievements in Egypt.

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Women's Hosting and Guidance Shelters

Under UN Women’s Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces Initiative, the redesign and physical upgrade of eight shelters for survivors of violence located across Egypt was completed, ensuring privacy and confidentiality for survivors and providing holistic services in response to their needs.