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Severed and not severed
Ghadeer Ahmed | The second part in our series on women’s experiences of abortion in Egypt
Abortion tales
Ghadeer Ahmed | Mada gathers stories of women’s experiences of abortion in Egypt
Abortion tales: 4 days somewhere else
Ghadeer Ahmed | The first in Mada's series recounting women’s experiences of abortion in Egypt
‘Egypt is not Tunisia’ when it comes to women’s rights
Mai Shams El-Din | Amid celebration in Tunisia over securing women’s rights, Al-Azhar strikes a different chord
Proving paternity: A prolonged struggle for thousands of Egyptian mothers
Mai Shams El-Din | For mothers who choose to file paternity lawsuits, proceedings can take years
Personal status laws – Feminist testimonies from Egypt
Azza Soliman | Azza Soliman explains how Egypt employs a legal approach that restricts women’s rights
Bodily rights – Feminist testimonies from Egypt
Ghadeer Ahmed | I’ve been working on bodily rights since the revolution. Before 2011, I was a really ordinary woman.
Politics as a path – Feminist testimonies from Egypt
Kheloud Gomaa | Like most young men and women of my generation, my involvement in public affairs began with the January
A-Z of progress and setbacks for Egyptian women between two international women’s days
On International Women’s Day, an A-Z of the past year in Egypt
 
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Opinion
Sahar Mandour
Verbal divorce: A man-to-man fight in the ‘year of women’
At the center of the 'year of women' is the relationship between men
Ghadeer Ahmed
When progressives call abortion murder
In defense of a woman's decision to bear her child, it was progressives who condemned abortion
Dina el-Khawaga
The new meaning of the Arabic feminine
Neither the female protesters in Egypt and Yemen’s Tahrir Squares, nor those in Tunisia’s
 
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News
Civil society organizations call for end to draconian abortion law
US gym chain terminates Cairo contract over body-shaming Facebook posts
LE50,000 for foreigners to marry Egyptian women 25 years younger
In landmark conviction, doctor sentenced to 2 years prison for FGM
Head of National Council for Women: Female prisoners are better off behind bars
Number of women in Cabinet draws criticism from rights groups
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