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


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Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development (JOHUD)
Organisation TAMAYNUT
Forum de Femmes Méditerranée (FFM)
Mediterraneo Sociale
Bothoor Alkhaer Human Organization
Amal Wazan for women football
Al Marsa for culture and creativity
Future Pioneers for Empowering Communities (FPEC)
Université d'  Alger III
Yala Academy
Mada for Citizenship and Development
Servei Civil Internacional de Catalunya
Community Development and Caring Children with Special Needs Association (SCDA)
Women and Gender Unit – Ministry of Social Development
Association of Women in Green Economy (AFEV)
FLSH Ain Chock
Sciences Po
Kazan Federal University
Libyan Women's Union – Tripoli
Assocaition des Femmes Chefs d'Entreprises du Maroc (AFEM)
Faculty of Economics and Political Sciences
Coalition for Tunisian Women
Observatori Cultural de Gènere
Genre Culture Diversité et Développement (GCDD)
Qudrat Association for Community Development
Orbital Endowment Fund
Association ACM
Jerusalem Center for Women
Ibsar Association for the Culture and Leisure of blind and visually handicapped people
Union Nationale de la Femme Tunisienne (UNFT)
Hassène Kassar
Tiro Association for Arts
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