Does Egypt support gender equality?
Egypt ranks low in gender equity compared to other countries worldwide. The 2015 Global Gender Gap Index, which measures disparities between men and women across countries, ranks Egypt at 136 out of 145 countries worldwide.
What has Egypt done for gender equality?
USAID has partnered with the Egyptian government to fight gender inequality by acting to remove the constraints on womens participation in the economy, addressing sexual harassment and gender-based violence and improving access to education for young women.
Can I use my phone in Egypt?
Yes, mobile phone coverage is generally good in Egypts urban areas, but coverage may not be as available in remote and desert areas. Your most cost-effective option to stay connected while youre travelling will likely be to purchase a local SIM card when you arrive.