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  1. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ministerial Order No. 911 of 2012 promulgating the executive regulation of Law No. 23 of 2012 regulating Health Insurance for Working Women. - Legislation on-line in Arabic

    Adoption: 2012-12-25 | Date of entry into force: 2012-12-26 | EGY-2012-R-93440

    This Order provides the executive regulation regarding Law No. 23 of 2012 concerning regulating the Health Insurance for Working Women.

  2. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Law No. 23 of 2012 regulating Health Insurance for Working Women. - Legislation online in Arabic

    Adoption: 2012-05-31 | Date of entry into force: 2012-06-01 | EGY-2012-L-93439

    This law provides insurance for health and care services, in cases of sickness and accidents to working females who financially support themselves or their family. It applies to women who are not covered under any other health insurance law. The working woman shall pay from her income an annual contribution payment of 1%, or a minimum of 12(EŁ).

  3. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree No.249/2007 on the withdrawal of reservations on Paragraph 2 of Article 9 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women Signed in Copenhagen on 20 July 1980.

    Adoption: 2007-08-08 | Date of entry into force: 2007-08-08 | EGY-2007-IA-81380

    Withdraws the reservation Egypt made on the second paragraph of Article 9 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women.

  4. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree of the Ministry of Manpower and Emigration determining works for which women may not be employed (No. 155 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-08-11 | EGY-2003-R-68953

  5. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 121 of 2003 concerning nursery schools

    Adoption: 2003-07-12 | Date of entry into force: 2003-07-21 | EGY-2003-R-69780

    Establishes, inter alia, an obligation that an employer engaging one hundred female workers or more shall establish a nursery school for the female workers' children.

  6. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree by the Ministry of Social Affairs (Department of Associations and Institutes).

    Adoption: 2000-06-27 | Date of entry into force: 2000-06-27 | EGY-2000-R-58084

    Establishes the sphere of activities of the Association of Egyptian Women and Development around three areas: cultural, scientific and religious services, educational activities, and commercial services. It is based on Law No. 32 of 1964 which regulated Associations and Private Institutions.

  7. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decision by the President of the Republic No. 90 of 2000 providing for the creation of a National Council for Women.

    Adoption: 2000-02-08 | Date of entry into force: 2000-02-08 | EGY-2000-R-56021

  8. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decision No. 43 of 1999 of the Egyptian Committee for Supervision of Insurances.

    Adoption: 1999-01-24 | Date of entry into force: 1999-01-24 | EGY-1999-R-55312

    Amends the founding statutes of the insurance fund for female workers of the National Committee on Fixed and Wireless Communications. It provides for the manner adopted in calculating the amounts of contribution per person per month and the criteria followed for such a calculation.

  9. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Order No. 14 of the Ministry of Social Insurances and Affairs, dated 14 January 1999.

    Adoption: 1999-01-14 | Date of entry into force: 1999-06-06 | EGY-1999-R-54062

    This Order is based on Act No. 30 of 1977 related to Social Insurance and Act No. 12 of 1996 which promulgated the Child Act. It establishes a monthly payment for benefactors of welfare salaries provided by the Social Insurance and the Child Act.

  10. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decision No. 290 of 1998 from the Ministry of Social Affairs.

    Adoption: 1998-12-26 | Date of entry into force: 1998-12-26 | EGY-1998-R-55319

    Supports the protection of women and requires the Ministry of Social Affairs to transfer 50,000 Egyptian pounds to the General Organisation for Women's Care.

  11. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree (No. 23 of 1982) regarding the employment of women for night work.

    Adoption: 1982-02-07 | EGY-1982-R-56974

    Establishes a listing of jobs in which women may be employed for night work. Requires that employers gain authorization from the Manpower and Training Directorate certifying that appropriate safety guarantees can be provided for female workers.

  12. Egypt - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree (No. 22 of 1982) concerning works for which women may not be hired.

    Adoption: 1982 | EGY-1982-R-56973

    Establishes works that represent health or moral hazards to women, as well as hard tasks for which women may not be hired.


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