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.
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.
Types of Violence
Civil and political rights
Victims of violence, Other, Immigrant and refugee women
Address : 334 Al Nil Street, opposite Al Nil hall, Kit Kat, Imbaba, 11311 ,Egypt
Telephone : +20 121 000 9192
Adress email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Website : https://www.facebook.com/CCD.Egy/?ref=br_rs
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.