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Festival provides platform for eight international troupes along with nine others from Egypt
Discrimination, lack of social acceptance main social struggle children with disabilities constantly go through, says UNICEF representative in Egypt
Culture itself justifies physical violence, views beating children as form of discipline
‘If parents act violently, resulting in child’s suicide, they have to be held responsible,’ law professor says
Rapid development accompanied by decreasing levels of physical activity, increased caloric consumption
Immigrants come to the U.S. from Mexico and Central America try to escape abject poverty and food insecurity in their own countries
Police control minor protest calling for reinvestigating case
Results of study were presented at American Society for Nutrition’s annual meeting
Best way for kids, adults to combat fatty liver disease is to lose weight, Woo Baidal says
Saeed, members of her crew are facing charges of inciting kidnapping of children in preparation of episode
Aiming to use different kinds of arts as a tool for creating positive social impact, a group of young artists launched the “Pick A Street” initiative that roams Cairo streets, raising awareness about important societal issues and problems. The initiative plans to support different non-governmental organisations and charities by raising funds through street performances. “The …
Over the past years, dozens of campaigns were launched for fighting sexual harassment and raising women’s awareness of how to protect themselves and preserve their rights against the harassers. Although child sexual harassment has always been a similar controversial issue, hundreds of parents preferred to remain silent about it, considering it a shame or a …
They were arrested on 25 April near Qasr Al-Nile during protests opposing the Egyptian-Saudi maritime border agreement
In honour of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, a puppet show event has been organised by 57357 Children’s Cancer Hospital Foundation in cooperation with the Misr Foundation for Health and Sustainable Development. The event honoured young cancer-survivors and invited them to share their stories with other patients still receiving treatment. It also honoured the medical team …
What is the difference between the sky and the ground, heaven and hell, separation and reunion? What connects a mother to her child? And will she be able to communicate with him when he has been absent for years? Too many questions were brought up in the short film Bab El-Sama (The Sky’s Door) that …
Some 69 million children will die by 2030 if nations do not act fast to tackle economic disparity, the report said. This was also the best way to prevent future crises, UNICEF wrote.
Autism affects roughly 1 in 68 children. While the disorder is not particularly common, catching it at an early age is fundamental to assisting children with autism. And in Egypt, unfortunately there are only a select number of centres that can assist in detecting autism
An exhibition donates its revenues to financially support Magdy Yacoub’s Foundation
Violations against children include sexual abuse, child marriages, and kidnappings
This year, Nestlé Waters Egypt is working with over 30 schools in the Banha area to educate almost 12,000 children on the importance of water conservation
A paediatric dentist should know how to deal with the child according to his intellectual maturity level, in order to make him cooperative enough during his dental visit while simultaneously comforting the anxious parents and giving them the best available treatment options
Polio vaccine was administered to the children days before their death
They were completely illiterate but now we have a generation of children writing their own books, says founder
In 1975, at the Mexico City First World Conference on Women, Vandana Shiva, the Indian scholar and environmental activist, introduced the issue of women’s relationship to the environment. At the time, concern was raised about the depletion of forestry resources and women’s role in agriculture and a connection was made between environmental development and its …
Campaign aims to support education and children’s rights by turning children’s drawings into real soft toys
On world FGM day, Egypt pledges to completely eradicate the practice by 2030
The story of Children of the Alley, also known as “Children of Gebelawi”, is told through several generations of the main ancestor Gebelawi. The main character’s presence alone in the book created controversy
Terrorists in Afghanistan and other Central Asian countries are training children to blow themselves up in suicide bomb attacks. Minors are kidnapped or sold and then taken to terrorist training camps.
The targeted girls were divided between those who are currently in conflict with the law and others who are at risk. They are provided with housing in a girls’ guesthouse in Al-Qubba and the girls’ association in Al-Agouza.
Combining artificial intelligence and language acquisition skills, robots will soon teach refugee children the German language. Scientists are focusing on children to develop the technology’s effectiveness.