About

who are we

Edraak Foundation for Development and Equality is an Egyptian non-profit organization registered with the Ministry of Social Solidarity under No. 11014 of 2019. It is concerned with supporting the presence and participation of women socially, economically and politically in the public sphere and advocating for issues that enable them to obtain their full basic rights, achieving equality in gender issues and combating forms of violence and discrimination. In the public and private spheres, by providing means of support, protection and social guidance for victims/survivors of violence and providing various awareness services.

The Foundation engages with the issues of women and girls by designing advocacy and support campaigns, in addition to issuing studies and monitoring reports since 2020 through the Observatory for Gender-Based Violence Crimes against Women and Girls. The Foundation pays attention to multi-sectoral partnerships with stakeholders concerned with women’s issues, decision-makers, and legislators. It also works to integrate and involve men in supporting and advocating women’s and girls’ issues. The Foundation pays special attention to sexual and reproductive health programs, community development, and economic empowerment for women and the most vulnerable groups in societies. Local.

Our Vision

A more just and equal society in which women are able to break the cycles of poverty, violence and ignorance, and become more able to achieve financial and economic sustainability in an environment free of exclusion and discrimination that enables them to flourish so that they become more aware of their reality and able to express it.

Our Mission

Supporting the presence and participation of women socially, economically and politically in the public sphere and advocating for issues that enable them to obtain their full basic rights, achieving gender equality and combating forms of violence and discrimination in the public and private spheres by providing support, protection and social guidance to victims of violence and providing community, health and environmental awareness services. The Foundation derives its importance from its interest in engaging and integrating men in supporting and advocating for women's issues.

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