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Cairo Center for Development (CCD)

Member since 19.05.2015



Mission and objectives

Since its establishment, in 2009, the Cairo Center for Development (CCD) has successfully implemented valuable activities within its programme focused on combating violence against women. Such activities have managed to mobilize different societal actors, including lawyers and media professional.
In 2021, the United Nations granted the CDC special consultative status within ECOSOC.

Main activities related to gender equality and women's rights

The CCD has implemented more than a dozen of projects under its programme on violence against women. Furthermore, it has cooperated with many important international organization including Open Society, Novib/ Oxfam and Women Mediterranean Fund.
The Centre has also established various mechanism in order to enable Egyptian women to report and fight sexual harassment.

Geographical sphere of activity


Working themes

Types of Violence
Civil and political rights

Target group(s)

Victims of violence, Other, Immigrant and refugee women

Specific years of work experience in gender equality



Address : 334 Al Nil Street, opposite Al Nil hall, Kit Kat, Imbaba, 11311 ,Egypt
Telephone : +20 121 000 9192
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