I did not Forget Campaign

In collaboration with the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR), Tadwein developed a social media campaign to generate awareness about FGM and shed the light on the needed efforts to end FGM in Egypt. The campaign included testimonials, from women and girls, on the unforgettable emotional traumas they experienced because of this harmful practice. The […]

Cumulative Efforts to Combat FGM in Egypt Conference

Coinciding with the “International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation” on February 6, 2019, the National Population Council organized a conference named “Cumulative Efforts to Combat FGM in Egypt” on February 6, 2019, at the headquarter of the National Population Council. The conference was conducted under the supervision of the minister of health […]

FGM Elimination in Egypt

  Project’s date 2017   This projects aims to eliminate female genital mutilation in Egypt through several activities:   Training the civil society workers. Forming medical caravans to educate the people about the dangers of female genital mutilation. Organizing advocacy campaigns. Tadwein Center for Gender Studies is a founding member of the Task Force against […]

Not a Shame

The Campaign’s Date 2015 Tadwein Center for Gender Studies has launched an electronic campaign during 16 Days of Activism Against Gender–Based Violence in 2015, in cooperation with two Egyptian organizations (the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights and the Cairo Foundation for Development and Law).   The campaign aimed to emphasize the importance of comprehensive sex education as […]

Mayenfaash Campaign

Campaign’s date 2018  Female Genital Mutilation is one of the forms of violence against girls and women. The World Health Organization defines FGM as “any operation that involves partial or total removal of the female genital organs without a medical reason for it.” Egypt has one of the highest rates of FGM in the world. […]

Anti FGM Campaign

Tadwein for Gender Studies has launched the #Anti_FGM campaign on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation on February 6, 2019, in cooperation with Rufaida Hospital – and two institutions: 28 Too Many and Womanity Foundation. The campaign’s activities included a call for documenting the reasons for combating FGM, in which journalists, […]

The Unified Law to Combat Violence against Women

As a result of the absence of laws that criminalize all forms of violence against women, and the inability of the current laws to effectively criminalize many forms of violence that women face, a work force consisting of 7 institutions working on women’s rights was established in Egypt, where a draft of a unified violence […]

Stop the Medicalization of FGM

The crime of FGM comes on top of the crimes that women and girls suffers from in Egypt, as Egypt has one of the highest rates of FGM in the world. Despite the efforts of the governmental institutions during the past two decades in combating FGM, the rates of FGM are still very high, which […]

The Support is the Most Important

#The_Support_is_The_Most_Important is the slogan of the electronic campaign launched by the “Love Matters” platform in cooperation with “Tadwein Center for Gender Studies” to raise awareness on the importance of providing all forms of support to survivors of sexual assault. The campaign also sought to provide information on how to provide support to victims and survivors […]