Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices towards Female Genital Mutilation in Egypt

This study aims to identify the level of knowledge amongst medical students regarding FGM in Egypt, and its prevalence, identify the views of medical students regarding FGM, and their level of support of this practice, understand the extent to which medical students have received any theoretical or practical information about FGM during their undergraduate years […]

Violence among Youth in Poor Urban Cairo

  This research aims to: Advance knowledge on the drivers of youth violence in the context of urban poor and slums; Raise awareness in the community on the impact of the youth violence and ways of prevention to increase security and combat violence; Use analysis and evidence-based information to influence civil society interventions on youth […]

Violence among the Youth in Urban Poor Greater Cairo

Project’s date 2017-2020 This project aims to study violence among young people in urban poor Cairo through conducting a research study. The objectives of the study are to identify different forms, determinants and consequences of violence on young people, and the different tactics they developed to resist it. The study was conducted in 22 poor […]

Sexual Assault Incidents in Egypt; A Never-Ending Story Study

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Tadwein Research Center, in cooperation with Love Matters Initiative, have started an initiative to shed the light on the physical and psychological negative consequences of sexual assault. This initiative included the collection and analysis of 658 testimonies, which were published on social media platforms, by victims and survivors of sexual assault during the months […]

A Study on Women’s Rights Online

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] A study conducted by Tadwein Research Center in cooperation with The World Wide Web Foundation, in which the center conducted a non-random sample survey in poor communities in urban areas of Greater Cairo. The sample included a group of 1000 respondents (750 women, 250 men) of different ages and backgrounds. The study indicated that […]

Digital Safety Manual

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The Declaration of Task Force against FGM

  Coinciding with the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, February 6, 2018, a number of Egyptian feminist and human rights organizations announced the revival of the “Task Force Against FGM” in order to intensify and unify their efforts to work on creating new policies and work mechanisms that would limit the […]

Basics and Principles of Gender Sensitive Media Coverage

In every sexual assault incident in Egypt, the media stands in a hostile position towards the victims/survivors, as it intentionally presents them in offensive manners and uses their personal lives and pictures without their permission, justifying violence against them. This is a clear violation of all national and international press and media laws and conventions […]

The Local Councils are Ours Manual

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] “The local councils are ours” is a simplified introductory manual that aims to provide information about LPCs, by explaining the constitution articles that are related to localities, clarifying their functions and chores and trying to link local development programs with the needs of women in the society. This manual was prepared to provide women […]