Types of Violence - Egypt

Study on Ways and Methods to Eliminate Sexual Harassment in Egypt

18.02.2016 / Created by (EMWF)

Sexual harassment is a big problem for women in Egypt and occurs mainly in big cities and urban centres, such as Cairo and Alexandria.  This study aims to find ways and methods for reducing this phenomenon. It works on specifying the different forms of sexual harassment, their frequency etc. It also identifies the psychological, economic and social impact of harassment, giving advice on how to deal with victims and recommendations to leaders and stakeholders in order to find a solution to eliminate all forms of harassment in Egypt.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Bouthaina El Deeb
  • Publishing house : The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)
  • Publication date : 2013
  • Number of pages : 30
  • Language : English


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