Despite the repressive climate placed by the regime of Al-Sissi un Egypt, the fever for change, which was evident 5 years ago at Tahrir square, has not disappeared, particularly among young Egyptians women whose number is growing and who are longing for the emancipation. These young women are equally manifesting a desire to end the patriarchal tutelage which often passes by removing the veil. Dina, Mariam and the others tell their story to Le Monde in this article. This feminine liberation movement is not limited to Egypt: it can be found in Tunisia and in Algeria.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.