Types of Violence - Egypt

Report on Violence against Women in Egypt

14.02.2017 / Created by (EMWF)

This report provides facts and numbers about the reality of violence against Women in Egypt, a country that ratified the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), although with reservations to Article 2 on policy measures and Articles 16 regarding marriage and family life.The report casts light on gaps in the criminal code and other laws that do not protect Women, in addition to other cases of violence against women that the law tolerates such as domestic violence... It gives critics and recommendation for the implementation to national strategy to combat violence against women (VaW), which was launched in June 2015, and is set to be implemented over a five year period from 2015-2020.


  • Type of publication : Thematic report
  • Publishing house : EUROMED RIGHTS
  • Publication date : 2016
  • Number of pages : 5
  • Language : English


To write a comment, please, register and exhange with members of the Network

Register with the Foundation

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

Association pour le Droit à la Différence (ADD)
International Observatory of Human Rights
Tunisie pionnieres
Anouar Association
Fédération des Ligues des Droits des Femmes
Association Féminine pour le Développement de la Famille (AFDF)
Women in Front
Kazan Federal University
University of Manouba Tunisia
Info-Com Jeunes de Guelma
Future Foundation for Media and Culture
Intissar Bendjabellah
Office for Gender Equality
Moroccan Youth Association for Development AMDJ
Organisation TAMAYNUT
The Children of Female Prisoners' Care Association (CFPA)
The Libyan Network to Support and Empower Women
Association ACM
Programme d'Appui à la Société Civile (PASC-TUNISIE)
Association Tazghart
Ibsar Association for the Culture and Leisure of blind and visually handicapped people
Collective for Research and Training on Development-Action
RUSEMEG - Réseau Universitaire et Scientifique Euro-Méditerranéen
Mixité et Gouvernance en Méditerranée
Women'  s Alliance for Virtual Exchange (WAVE)
Nahda Association
The Association of Women and Community for Comprehensive Development in Tiba
University of Sousse
Association Neama for Development
Social Association  Active Woman  of the Tizi-Ouzou Wilaya
Jordanian Journalist Association
Tubas Charitable Society
Association BALODIREN
European Observatory on Femicide
Le chemin de la dignité
Association Generation Challenge for Development and Culture

Subscribe to our Newsletter!

Sign-up for our monthly newsletter and stay updated on the latest content published on our network: news, events, documents, best practices… Don’t miss this opportunity!

Subscribe to our Newsletter!