Category Archives: Awareness raising and advocacy

Women’s body and biomedical intervention – Conference in Tunisia

Dear All Members, Women’ s day passed almost unnoticeably in Hungary. But in December we had a very fruitful conference in Tunisia on the women’s body and biomedical interventions. Please click on this link to read the Program (in French): Plaquette … Continue reading

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Psychological Health & Awareness Society offer training in Egypt

Dear All members of the network, I would like to share this information with that can be of interest. Psychological Health & Awareness Society in Egypt (PHASE) is offering a Rehabilitation Training for 15 women treated by PHASE team for violence, started at … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day

8 March is recognized by the United Nations System as the International Women’s Day. In ideal world, I suppose that we do not need such a day to focus specially on women. Unfortunately, in many parts of the world, developing … Continue reading

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Talking to school girls about reproductive health: an experience in Alexandria

Dear Members, Dr. Sara Ahmed Hanafy, Research Program Officer in Alexandria Regional Centre for Women’s Health and Development is sharing with us her article on reproductive health education for school girl in Alexandria. Click on this link to download it: “Minding … Continue reading

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Third Ministerial Meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) on the Advancement of Women in Doha – 2012

Dear All Members of the Network, In the following link, you can find a press coverage of the Third Ministerial Meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) on the Advancement of Women held in Doha, from February 12th to 14th, 2012. … Continue reading

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Violence against women with infertility

Abstract on violence against women with infertility Nagwa A Meguid and Osama Azmy Socio-cultural factors, such as maintenance of family structure and property, ease of marital arrangements, better relations with in-laws, and financial advantages relating to dowry seem to play … Continue reading

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Educating people about Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

Cut my clitoris, please! An article from Ahmed Awadalla Researcher in Civil Liberties Program , EIPR, Egypt Posted on Aug 30, 2010 From: http://rwac-egypt.blogspot.com/2010/08/cut-my-clitoris-please.html So there I was, giving training at one of those sexuality education sessions. It was an introductory … Continue reading

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Welcome

The Bioethics Network on Women’s Issues in the Arab region is initiated by UNESCO Cairo Office and experts in the region in view of opening a dialogue on ethical issues surrounding women’s health and welfare in the Arab region and … Continue reading

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