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Mothers in Upper Egypt say “No to Female Genital Mutilation”

March marks the celebration of Egyptian Mother’s Day and the International Women’s Day.  This year, in the governorate of Aswan, we have also honored 100 mothers and families that have abandoned the practice of FGM and become powerful advocates against this harmful practice that goes against thmore


Governance Assessments Give Citizens a Voice

Despite relatively limited resources, authorities in Egypt have recurrently allocated significant portions of state budget to local service delivery projects. This spending however did not always correspond to priority community needs or equitable service coverage. When citizens do not have opportunmore


Inspiring Social Change: Towards Active Participation

The Social Contract Centre (SCC) has frequently been asked what inspires social change in Egypt after the 25th of January Revolution. What has impact on policy making? What really motivates us to do social good? The answer has always been: active participation.   Egyptian youth sparked the SCC’more