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Horus Foundation for Development and Training

Member since 26.01.2018



Mission and objectives

The foundation is a non-profit organization working to improve community development and effective participation, with special focus on basic needs and educational orientation for children, youth and women. Horus supports marginalized groups, particularly in Upper Egypt. Horus' experience in the field of human rights makes them aim to establish a society based on the principles of justice and equality.

Main activities related to gender equality and women's rights

- Workshop entitled "Towards more effective participation of women and men, and the integration of human rights and gender in institutional construction and programs", Sohag, 2013
- Women empowering within a regional project in Egypt, Tunisia, Jordan and Iraq in order to call to gain support for women's issues in Egypt.
- Supporting young Egyptian women´s engagement in public policies
- ¨My precious girl´´ project which supports girls education in marginalized areas in upper Egypt
- Empowering girls and children to continue their education, have access to their rights, and being active in the society

Geographical sphere of activity


Working themes

Civil and political rights
Education / Professional training
Economy / Employment

Target group(s)

Women entrepreneurs, Victims of violence, Youth (under 25)

Specific years of work experience in gender equality



Address : Nazlet Emara - Tahta - Sohag - Egypt, 82626 ,Egypt
Telephone : 002-12758-83335
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