Celebration of the International Women's Day at Al Azhar Park

When :

from Saturday 14 March, 2015
to Saturday 14 March, 2015

Type of event :

Meeting by Member States or Institutions

Where :


To celebrate the International Women’s Day, UNESCO will participate in the event organized by GIZ (German Agency for International Cooperation) in Cairo on 14 March 2015 from 14:00 to 22:00. This event will combine workshops, film screening, presentations of projects and handicrafts.
GIZ is organizing a celebration event for the International Women’s Day at Al Azhar Park in Cairo together with UNESCO, the Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO and invited NGOs. Expected participants of the events are target group of the Participatory Development Project (PDP) of GIZ that is a community building project targeting informal areas in Cairo.
On 14 March from 14:00 to 22:00 at Al Azhar Park in Cairo, NGOs participating in PDP and GIZ will organize a film screening and discussion, handicraft presentations, artistic creativity workshop for children and other activities. UNESCO and National Commission for UNESCO will participate and present the projects on gender equality and women empowerment.