Celebrating International Women’s Day

On Monday, March 4th , 2024, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat – Minister of International Cooperation, Ambassador Soha Gendi – Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriates’ affairs, Mr. Ahmed El-Sheikh – Executive Chairman of The Egyptian
Exchange (EGX), opened the trading session at EGX to participate in the international events of International Women’s Day.

The event was attended by Dr. Hassan Mustafa – Assistant to Minister of Social Solidarity, representing Dr. Nevine Al-Kabbaj – Minister of Social Solidarity, and number of leaders from international development organizations, including Mr. Saad
Sabrah, IFC Country Head for Egypt, Ms. Christine Arab, UN Women Egypt Country Representative, Ms. Walaa El-Husseini, Country Director of UN Global Compact Network Egypt, Members of Parliament Ms. Nevine El-Taheri and Dr. Ayat El-Haddad, Ms. Heba El-Serafy, Vice Chairman of EGX, along with several female leaders from EGX.

EGX, in cooperation with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the United Nations Women (UN Women), the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative (SSE), and UN Global Compact Egypt, held the “Ring-the-Bell” for Gender Equality Ceremony; an annual event that EGX is keen to host annually for the 10th successive year to participate in this worldwide celebration aiming at encouraging Egyptian private sector to create more opportunities for women.


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