Not the First or Last Time

Girls and women in Egypt are exposed to sexual harassment and assaults on a daily basis. According to a study conducted by the United Nations, 99% of girls and women in Egypt have experienced some form of sexual assault, and Cairo was classified in 2017 as the most dangerous city for women and according to […]

Women’s Rights Online Network

Project’s date 2015 Tadwein is a member of a multi-country network called “Women’s Rights Online”. This network aims to build evidence-based data on ICT and gender in participating countries within the next five years. As part of the network activities, Tadwein conducted a research named “Translating Access into Empowerment” in Egypt. The research aimed to […]

Gender Sensitization among Young People in Egypt

  Project’s date 2018   The lack of proper gender-sensitive education, whether formally in schools or informally in youth centers clubs or any other youth gatherings, is contributing to the continuation of harmful practices (such as FGM and early marriage) and violence against women. Thus, Tadwein designed a programme aiming to contribute to the efforts […]

Gender Sensitization among Young People in Egypt (phase two)

Project’s date 2019   This project started in 2018 and lasted for 6 months as an experimental stage, then it was resumed again in January 2019 and continued till December 2019. The project mainly aimed to combat gender-based violence among adolescents by creating a training manual explaining the concepts and definitions of violence and its […]

Digital Security; Online-Securing for Women

Project’s date 2017 While conducting a research amongst vulnerable groups, Tadwein came to understand the risks women and girls, activists and others face online. Discussions with these groups revealed that they get exposed to all sorts of bullying, online harassment, as well as threats of hacking and disclosures of their identity. As a result, Tadwein […]

Slayed by Harassment

The majority of the Egyptian women get exposed to various forms of sexual harassment in the public sphere such as verbal harassment, unwanted touching, and in some cases sexual assault/ rape. Egypt has one of the highest rates of sexual harassment in the world. A study conducted by the United Nations Women Organization (UN Women) […]

Gender Representation in Egyptian Drama “Merayat”

Project’s date 2018-2019 Tadwein conducted a research project that aims to examine and analyze gendered images in the Egyptian drama and their effects in shaping and reinforcing gender stereotypes and discourses. This project was a collaborative work with Herdo organization and W laha Wogouh Okhra online platform. The study includes qualitative and quantitative analysis of […]

Early/Child Marriage impacts on girls’ lives in Rural and Urban Areas in Egypt

  Project’s Date  2019-2020 Tadwein has worked on this project from mid-2019 to mid-2020. Tadwein is implementing this project to raise awareness about the harmful impacts of early/child marriage on the lives of women in urban greater Cairo and rural areas in Fayoum. To reach this goal, Tadwein has: Provided CBOs in the targeted areas […]