Category Archives: Social, cultural and economical impact on women and health

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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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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Information Documents on Violence Against Women in Egypt

Dear All Members of the Network, Mrs Gehan Abou Zeid, Regional Advisor for UNFPA in Egypt is sharing some informational material with us on the issue of violence against women in Egypt. You can read or download the US Aid Report, “Egypt … 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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Presentations of the key speakers now available

Dear All Members & Viewers, Kindly find here the power point presentations of the key speakers of the second session  (8 December 2011) of the First Conference of the “Bioethics Network on Women’s Issues in the Arab Region”. Dr. Orio … 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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