TOPIC women in work
How ‘family values’ are used against women | Q&A with Lobna Darwish
The sentences — based on articles in the 2018 cybercrime law — were the first of their kind
Gendered Labor and Structural Violence: The case of women farmworkers in Tunisia
Ola Galal | The deaths sparked a national outcry in a country often thought of as a pioneer in women’s rights.
Video | The bakery boss
Mostafa Darwish | Affaf Abdel Maqsud raised, educated and married off her children through her “breadwinning” role
Video | Beyond the factory: The Watchmaker
Ali Sherif | Doaa Qandil, who inherited a watchmaking shop from her father, speaks about her profession
Video | The butcher
Menam Sami | In this video, we meet Mona Qassem, a butcher who inherited her father’s shop in 10th of Ramadan
Would you hire a female plumber?
Maddison Sawle | Um Bassem, a plumber in Cairo, has challenged the rules about women working in male-dominated fields
When a woman not a man wakes people up for Sohour
Leena ElDeeb | Each day of Ramadan Dalal Abdel Qader roams her neighborhood's streets, waking people up for Sohour
Working women and policy assessment – Feminist testimonies from Egypt
Mona Ezzat | How to measure women's economic empowerment, an important factor in assessing polices and programs?
Untold stories of sexual harassment in Egypt’s newsrooms
Mai Shams El-Din | Such stories are typical among Egyptian female journalists, but are often spoken about within closed
Prosecution suspends investigation into sexual assault accusations against Youm7 chief editor
After filing sexual assault complaint against employer, Youm7 journalist banned from entering workplace
Youm7 opens internal investigation into sexual assault allegations against prominent writer