Nesf El Donya
|Company||Al Ahram Publishing Group|
History and profileEdit
Nesf El Donya was first published in 1989. It is published by Al Ahram publication group and its editors-in-chief are appointed by the Supreme Press Council which is a state-run body. The weekly is based in Cairo.
The magazine targets the working Egyptian women. It offers political news and covers also articles about legal, religious, social affairs, focusing on their relation to women. The magazine includes a special section on female genital mutilation which features articles about its negative aspects. In addition, the weekly publishes interviews with significant female figures one of which was with Naglaa Ali Mahmoud, wife of Egypt’s former President Mohamed Morsi.
The circulation of Nesf El Donya in 2000 was 350,000 copies.
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