domestic violence

Al-Azhar newspaper responds to Amr Adib’s episode about wife beating
Egypt

Al-Azhar newspaper responds to Amr Adib’s episode about wife beating

The editor in chief of the “Sawt Al-Azhar” newspaper Ahmed Al-Sawy responded to Amr Adib’s episode discussing domestic violence. The…
Al-Azhar newspaper clarifies Al-Azhar position on wife beating
Egypt

Al-Azhar newspaper clarifies Al-Azhar position on wife beating

The Al-Azhar’s newspaper Sawt Al-Azhar (Voice of Al-Azhar) page on Facebook published part of an interview with the Al-Azhar Grand…
Egyptian MP to propose a bill to jail husband for beating wife
Egypt

Egyptian MP to propose a bill to jail husband for beating wife

Member of the Egyptian House of Representatives, Amal Salama, announced, on Monday, that she is preparing for new amendments to…
Dar al-Iftaa says Sharia forbids all domestic abuse, implores men to treat wives well
Life & Style

Dar al-Iftaa says Sharia forbids all domestic abuse, implores men to treat wives well

Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa stressed on Tuesday that the Islamic Sharia has enjoined the husband and wife to treat each other…
Turkish women protest over Erdogan’s decision to exit domestic violence treaty
Middle East

Turkish women protest over Erdogan’s decision to exit domestic violence treaty

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Several thousand women took to the streets in Istanbul on Saturday to demand Turkey reverses its decision…
Turkey’s Erdogan quits European treaty on violence against women
World

Turkey’s Erdogan quits European treaty on violence against women

ANKARA (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan pulled Turkey out of an international accord designed to protect women, the country’s official…
Egypt’s Information Ministry encourages victims of domestic violence to file complaints through ‘Shakwetek’ platform
Egypt

Egypt’s Information Ministry encourages victims of domestic violence to file complaints through ‘Shakwetek’ platform

The Egyptian Ministry of Information reminded the public on Monday of its recently-launched Shakwetek (Your Complaint) platform, on which victims…
Women suffer as lockdown worsens Latin America’s ‘domestic hell’
World

Women suffer as lockdown worsens Latin America’s ‘domestic hell’

Weeks of confinement imposed by the coronavirus pandemic is taking a chilling toll on women and girls across Latin America,…
Coronavirus lockdowns mean millions of women can’t reach birth control
Features/Interviews

Coronavirus lockdowns mean millions of women can’t reach birth control

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The callers were in tears. One by one, women in homes across rural Zimbabwe had a pleading…
UN chief urges govts to protect women during virus lockdown
World

UN chief urges govts to protect women during virus lockdown

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has urged governments to include the protection of women in their response to the deadly…
Back to top button