Be informed. Be challenged. Be inspired.

Egypt fights sexual harassment on the train with commuter campaign

Egypt Cairo Safe cities message

Cairo, EgyptThomson Reuters Foundation Sexual harassment is so common on Egypt’s railways that many women avoid travelling by train, but a new initiative aims to make female passengers feel safer and embolden victims of abuse to report it. Billboards reading “The Railway is Safe” have been installed at Cairo’s main rail terminus, a complaints hotline […]