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...

Q&A with Fashion and Film Expert YOUMNA SOROUR

by Tanya El KashefSeeing as November is the month of cinema and fashion in Cairo, Community Times sat down with an expert on both...

The Art of Listening

Befrienders Cairo - The Middle East’s only suicide prevention organization.Sometimes in life you feel that you are totally on your own, even with your...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Egypt’s Anti-harassment Movement grows strong

by Diana Farid The latest UN research shows that 99.3 % of all Egyptian girls and women are subject to different types of harassment; more...

Investment in First Caregiver Qualification Begins to Yield

           The first trimester of Egypt’s first vocational childcare qualification offered at Amaan Training Center  - Wataneya Society for the Development of Orphanages and accredited...

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