Civil and political rights - Egypt

Shadow NGO Report on Egypt' s fourth and fifth Combined Periodic Report to the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women

03.06.2015 / Created by (EMWF)

This report focuses on three articles of the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW): article 11 on equal rights to employment, article 12 on equal rights of access to health services and article 16 on equal rights in marriage and family relations. It forms part of the framework of a project by the Alliance for Arab Women aimed at monitoring the implementation of the first two articles in several villages in Egypt. The project has made it possible to consult women to assess the quality of the health services, working conditions and employment opportunities provided by the government.


  • Type of publication : Thematic report
  • Author : Fatma Khafagy
  • Publishing house : Alliance For Arab Women
  • Publication date : 2009
  • Number of pages : 21
  • Language : English


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