Tag: domestic violence

Egyptian parliament prepares draft law toughening penalties for domestic violence

Draft law to increase penalty on abusive husbands with imprisonment for 3-5…

Nehal Samir Nehal Samir

Your Voice: Individual initiative calls for fighting domestic violence in Egypt

Initiative aims to raise awareness among Egyptians on domestic violence, educate people…

Nehal Samir Nehal Samir

The widespread impact of domestic violence

María Salguero knows how to leverage her background as a geophysical engineer…

Cesar Chelala Cesar Chelala

Ramadan ads accused of promoting sexual harassment, domestic violence

“The entire media apparatus is flawed...climate unfavourable for both audience and advertiser,”…

Nourhan Fahmy Nourhan Fahmy

Consumer Protection Agency bans ad for promoting domestic violence 

The Consumer Protection Agency (CPA) recently banned an ad belonging to Fox…

Nada Deyaa’ Nada Deyaa’

‘As if I brought it on myself’

Egyptian women share stories of gender discrimination, harassment, and abuse on BuSSy's…

Marwa Morgan Marwa Morgan

Of women and sex

Those in power are too busy to notice the daily atrocities committed…

Rana Allam Rana Allam

Domestic violence: a woman’s permanent scar

Egyptian women share their domestic violence experiences with DNE

Daily News Egypt Daily News Egypt

A single woman in Cairo: The new challenge

CAIRO: "People don't consider that you are a human being, says 31-year-old…

Mariya Petkova Mariya Petkova

Social stigma, finances: Obstacles in the elimination of violence against women

  CAIRO: In December 1999, the United Nations General Assembly set Nov.…

Mariya Petkova Mariya Petkova