Towards a Shared African Future

Each year, Africa Day presents us with an opportunity to reinforce our unity, celebrate our diversity, and contemplate the challenges that face us as Africans. Over the past years we have watched Africa progress before our very eyes, from a continent plagued by myriad difficulties to a land of promise and prospects. In the Egyptian […]

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Egypt’s Foreign Policy in 2015: Taking Stock and Moving Forward…

Translation of Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry’s interview in Al-Ahram on 19 December 2015: http://www.ahram.org.eg/NewsQ/460623.aspx     Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry…. we are approaching the end of 2015 and all the external challenges it held for Egypt … regionally and internationally…. Overall, are you satisfied with the performance of Egyptian foreign policy during 2015? In general, I […]

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Implementing UN Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000) on Women, Peace and Security: An Egyptian Perspective

*Ambassador Moushira Khattab (PhD) is the Chair of the Women in Foreign Policy Group (Egyptian Council of Foreign Affairs) & Former Minister of Family and Population of Egypt On October 13th 2015 the United Nations Security Council unanimously approved resolution 2242 to improve implementation of its landmark women, peace and security agenda. This is the second […]

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