Noon Creative Enterprise Raises Awareness on FGM in Minya

by Eleonora Vio photos courtesy of Noon Creative EnterpriseAlthough in Behi Mahdi, a sleepy village in the outskirts of Minya, as well as in most...

The Nada Foundation for Safer Egyptian Roads: Saving Lives on the Go

By Ola El Soueni Egypt has one of the highest road fatality rates in the world, resulting in an average of 35-40 deaths per day. ...

Fa3el Kheir: Your Ticket to Reliable Charity

Egypt has been facing a lot of hardships over the past three years.  It goes without saying that the deteriorating economic condition of the...

National Council for Women Recent Program Enhancing Egyptian Women’s Political Participation

   Community Times spoke to Naglaa El Adly, head of Research and Studies Department at the National Council for Women, about the council’s...

Egypt’s Mother Teresa: Heba El-Sewedy

by Mushira SabryHeba El-Sewedy is a philanthropist, humanitarian and artist who has saved thousands when others have stood by to watch. “Mama Heba,” as...

An eye on women in the media

     by Yasmine NazmyLong known as a hub for media production in the Middle East, Egypt’s cinema repertoire spans decades of films...

Mantiqti Newspaper

First published in April 2013, Mantiqti is a monthly newspaper serving downtown Cairo that aims to build stronger ties within the community as well...

A bank with lofty ideals

Currently, the national poverty rate in Egypt is 22% of the population which corresponds to approximately 20 million Egyptians living on less than 2...

SpringBoard: Matching Young Talents with Career Choices

By Amina El Fayoumy Pioneer youth career coaching service SpringBoard aims to help high school and early college students match their talents with potential careers,...

Takatof Association for Development: Building schools for performance improvement

             by Marwa FaroukPublic School Make overs:Staggering ResultsImagine a couple of low-rise buildings, adjacent to one other, with...

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