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Recommendations of the Egyptian woman in Parliament 2015 Conference

The Arab Consultancy Office (ACO) in cooperation with The Egyptian Centre for Women’s Rights (ECWR) has concluded a conference “Egyptian Woman in Parliament 2015” that was held in partnership with The European Union and the Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation. The conference discussed the report on 2015 elections from the perspective of women’s participation in addition to several research … Continue reading

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The 2015 Election Witnesses a Decline in the number of Male Candidates Comparing to Female Candidates

(Cairo, February 24th, 2015) The Higher Electoral Commission (HEC) announced a statement that includes the final number of male and female candidates who submitted their nominations documents to run in the 2015 parliamentary elections. The total number is 6467 male and female candidates. Out of the total number, 949 are female candidates and 5518 are male candidates. The parliamentary elections … Continue reading

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The Egyptian Center for Women’s Rights Launched an Interactive Map for Female Candidates of the 2015 Parliament

) ECWR has launched an Interactive Map for the 2015 House of Representatives from a gender perspective. The map’s mission is to monitor and follow up the female candidates starting from their nomination phase till the announcement of final results. ECWR dedicated a page on its website for a gender-sensitive analysis of the parliamentary elections to add all laws related … Continue reading

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