About us


The Bibliotheca Alexandrina Women Studies and Social Transformation Program (WSST) will focus on the following main aspects:

·        To conduct and publish research that would measure benefit and influence public opinion, and help shape public policies on women, gender issues and the resulting social transformation.

·        To become a hub for the implementation of initiatives, projects, programs and activities that would further gender equality and ameliorate the position and role of women to guarantee a social transformation that would benefit societies and communities;

·        To design and offer training workshops and programs to raise public awareness;

·        To establish cooperation with national, regional and international institutions operating on similar scopes in order to build bridges, as well as, exchange knowledge and expertise.