#Egypt

  • Article: Egyptian Universities Allow Couple Expelled for Hugging to Return
    Education

    Egyptian Universities Allow Couple Expelled for Hugging to Return

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 17, 2019

    But now they’re missing out on exams. Read more

  • Article: Egyptian Women Influenced by #MeToo Are Finally Speaking Out Against Harassment
    Girls & Women

    Egyptian Women Influenced by #MeToo Are Finally Speaking Out Against Harassment

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 26, 2018

    They still fear legal consequences and backlash. Read more

  • Article: Majority of Egyptians OK With Sexual Harassment if Woman Dressed 'Provocatively': Poll
    Girls & Women

    Majority of Egyptians OK With Sexual Harassment if Woman Dressed 'Provocatively': Poll

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 23, 2018

    A recent video has ignited a debate as to whether a female’s clothing limits a man’s responsibility. Read more

  • Article: Egypt Is Building the World's Largest Solar Energy Park
    Finance & Innovation

    Egypt Is Building the World's Largest Solar Energy Park

    By Jasper Lo|July 31, 2018

    The Benban Solar Park will contain up to 41 solar plants and generate 20% of Egypt’s electricity. Read more

  • Article: These Female Parkour Players Are Breaking Barriers — and Jumping Over Them — in Egypt
    Girls & Women

    These Female Parkour Players Are Breaking Barriers — and Jumping Over Them — in Egypt

    By Daniele Selby|July 23, 2018

    Though boys and men in Cairo are often spotted playing sports outside, women rarely join. Read more

  • Article: How Brave LGBTQ Arab Activists Are Challenging Stigma in Their Everyday Lives
    Citizenship

    How Brave LGBTQ Arab Activists Are Challenging Stigma in Their Everyday Lives

    By Chris Gelardi|April 19, 2018

    A new campaign seeks to portray queer Arabs as activists rather than victims. Read more

  • Article: As Egypt Continues Its LGBTQ Crackdown, Activists Say Media Can Help
    Citizenship

    As Egypt Continues Its LGBTQ Crackdown, Activists Say Media Can Help

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 8, 2017

    This year has been great for LGBTQ rights in some countries, but challenging for others. Read more

  • Article: Over 230 People Killed in Bomb and Gun Attack on an Egypt Mosque
    Citizenship

    Over 230 People Killed in Bomb and Gun Attack on an Egypt Mosque

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 24, 2017

    Dozens more are reported to have been wounded. Read more