Resource Centre

  • I Wish Tomorrow Will Not Come: Adolescents and the impact of conflict on their experiences

    In 2017 Save the Children conducted a participatory study with 571 adolescent girls and boys, caregivers and community members in Iraq, Egypt, Jordan and Yemen. We wanted to hear directly from adolescents how conflict affects their lives, what challenges ...

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  • Youth Voices: Participatory action research with adolescents affected by the Syria crisis in Egypt and Lebanon

    This publication is the outcome of a participatory action research (PAR) project to provide evidence on the situation of Syrian and host community adolescent girls and boys in Egypt and Lebanon by enabling them to voice their concerns. The project was ...

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  • The Impact of Youth in Action on Youth, their Families, and Communities in Egypt

    Youth in Action (YiA) is a six-year program that works to improve the socioeconomic status of out-of-school girls and boys between the ages of 12 and 18 in Egypt, Ethiopia, Uganda, Malawi, and Burkina Faso. YiA does this by enhancing young people’s ...

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  • Corporate Responses to Protecting Children's Rights in Middle East and North Africa

    In an effort to provide insights and guidance on how businesses protect – or fall short in protecting – children’s rights in the Middle East and North Africa, this report draws on one of Global Child Forum’s essential research products: The ...

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  • Family Planning and Postabortion Care in Emergencies in Egypt

    This fact sheet provides details on Save the Children's family planning and postabortion care programming in greater Cairo, Egypt.

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  • Gender-Sensitive Program Practices to Encourage Youth Agency: Youth in Action Egypt

    Youth in Action (YiA), is a six-year youth learning and livelihoods program in partnership with Mastercard Foundation. The program works to improve the sustainable livelihoods of over 40,000 out-of-school girls and boys in rural Burkina Faso, Egypt, ...

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  • A Deadly Journey for Children: The Central Mediterranean Migration Route

    Every day, thousands of women and children travel from the hinterlands of Africa and the Middle East, across the Sahara to the Mediterranean Sea in Libya in hopes of reaching safety in Europe. They flee war, violence and poverty. They endure exploitation, ...

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  • Community-based Psychosocial Support for Syrian and Egyptian Children in Urban Areas: A case study from Egypt

    This case study describes Plan International Egypt’s community-based psychosocial programme for over 4,000 Syrian refugee and vulnerable Egyptian children aged between 2 and 18 years old in poor suburbs in Alexandria.  Alliance Materials

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  • Youth in Action’s Zine: “She Can Do” in Egypt

    In order to improve its efforts, the Youth in Action Programme continuously seeks new ways to gain a better understanding of issues that youth face in livelihood development. In an effort to do this, the Programme collaborated with some of its alumni ...

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  • Findings from the Pre-Test Data Analysis in Egypt’s Program Outcomes Study (Older Target Group: Ages 15-18)

    This report presents findings from the YiA program for the older targeted age group in Egypt: youth between 15-18 years of age. The Program Outcome Study (POS) was designed to understand how youth work readiness (financial literacy, work support and ...

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  • Effect of Youth in Action on Work Readiness and Socioeconomic Outcomes: Findings from Egypt

    About 89 million youth between the ages of 12-24 are part of a growing cohort of out-of-school youth, approximately half of whom live in Sub-Saharan Africa. While many of these youth aspire to be active members of their community, many out-of-school ...

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  • Numeracy Boost Initiative Endline Report: Egypt country office

    Numeracy Boost is a research-based toolkit made for teachers, students, and the entire community. It focuses on providing children with the basic math skills needed to thrive in daily life. Through games, activities, small group work, and discussion, ...

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  • Syria Regional Crisis Response: External dashboards- Updated Monthly

    According to UNHCR, 5,682,058  people have now fled Syria. Children make up 45% of the refugee population, corresponding to an estimate of 2,556,926  refugee children. To date, we have reached 3,881,246  people in Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, Egypt, Turkey, ...

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  • Understanding Masculinities: Results from the International Men and Gender Equality Survey- Middle East and North Africa

    The first study of its kind in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, it explores masculinities and gender equality through qualitative and quantitative exploration of men:            ...as sons and husbands and fathers, at home and ...

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  • Youth in Action Egypt Tracer Study

    Youth in Action (YiA), is a six-year youth learning and livelihoods program in partnership with Mastercard Foundation. The program works to improve the sustainable livelihoods of over 40,000 out-of-school girls and boys in rural Burkina Faso, Egypt, ...

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