Egyptian women are growing increasingly angry and militant as they deal with one of the unintended consequences of the Arab Spring: An epidemic of sexual assault that law enforcement has failed to contain.
Read more at the Daily Tribune.
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New interesting reports and studies
We have recieved a number of interesting reports focusing on the services provided for women victims of violence in Arab countries. The Egypt violence against women study - literature review of violence against women is from April 2009, but still of interest.
The competencies held by many women are often overlooked, both in the media and in the business community, despite the fact that there are many professional and very well-educated women who are at the top of their fields. In Denmark, KVINFO’s database of women professionals acts as an effective tool to make women’s competencies visible to the public at large.
The aim of this project is to make women's professional expertise visible in the public.