Network of networks / Association

Egyptian Feminist Union – EFU

Member since 11.04.2018

Country

Egypt

Mission and objectives

EFU works with different societal bodies to enable different categories of women to practice their human rights and undertake societal responsibilities. EFU also encourages women to participate in public policies, legislations and general decisions to achieve equality and democracy.

Main activities related to gender equality and women's rights

The EFU, on behalf of its affiliated NGOs, is the spokes-entity and observer for the rights of Egyptian women and its functions include:
• Establish a database that includes all associations and institutions working in the field of voluntary and civil and interested in the affairs and rights of women.
• Conduct research and studies on women's issues and disseminate the results of the studies.
• To coordinate efforts between the various associations concerned with women's issues and rights
• Provide technical support to associations and civil society organizations working in the field of women's issues to develop their future plans and strategies.
• Strengthening and developing the capacities of workers and volunteers in the field of women's issues in NGOs.
• Raising awareness regarding women rights.

Geographical sphere of activity

National

Working themes

Miscellaneous
Types of Violence
Civil and political rights

Target group(s)

Youth (under 25), Employed women, Victims of violence

Specific years of work experience in gender equality

+10

Contact

Address : 29 العجوزة - الجيزة, 11513 ,Egypt
Telephone : 00201001078617
Adress email : media@efuegypt.org
Website : http://efuegypt.org

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

Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (FLDDF)
Women and Gender Unit – Ministry of Social Development
Moroccan Association for Human Rights (AMDH)
Association Voix de Femmes Marocaines
Association 100% Mamans
Laboratoire de Recherche sur les rapports sociaux et les représentations socioculturelles dans l'espace méditerranéen
Youth & Women Empowerment Forum
EKOTEK CEVRE SISTEMLERI LTD STI
WEAccelerator: Women Empowerment Accelerator / Women Entrepreneur Accelerator
Mobilising for Rights Associates (MRA)
University of Naples  L'Orientale
The School Girls of Azaghar Foundation
Yaich Elarbi
Coalition for Tunisian Women and the International Network of Women
Association du Développement et des Études Stratégiques de Medenine (ADESM)
Apid Imprenditorialità Donna
Trajectorya noorteorganisatsioon MTÜ
Women Against Violence (WAV)
Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration
Elkhir Women's Association
Jurists without chains
Association Femmes en Communication (FEC)
Regards de Femmes
Al-Bait Assamed Association Society
Isha L'Isha - Haifa Feminist Center
Assemblée des Femmes Paris Ile-de-France
Association for Women's Total Advancement & Development (AWTAD)
Arab Renaissance for Democracy and Development  (ARDD - Legal Aid)
Juzoor for Health and Social Development (Juzoor)
Green Globe
Organization of Backing Liberal and Social Development (OBLSD)
European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)
Soumia Boutkhil
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Aswat Nissa
Anne Laure Humbert

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