Egyptian Parliamentarian Proposes Lowering Legal Marriage Age to 16

Egyptian Parliamentarian Proposes Lowering Legal Marriage Age to 16

  For years on end, ‘child marriage’ has been a serious issue in Egypt.  According to a study published by the National Council for Women in 2013, 22% of girls are married before the age of 18. Another study – conducted by the International Population Council, the National Council for Population and Development, and Assiut University- […]

Sweet Sixteen: How Much is Too Much?

Sweet Sixteen: How Much is Too Much?

For some people, a sweet 16 is just like any other birthday. Others, however, go all out for their 16th birthday. We’re talking:   The Venue: 5 Star Hotel       Fireworks       Celebrity DJ       Building a dance floor     Guest list with 100 of your closest friends   […]