Egypt’s Dar Al-Iftaa Launches ‘Start Management is Permissible’ Hashtag to Counter Overpopulation
In mild of state efforts to counter overpopulation, Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa, the official Egyptian Islamic governmental physique, launched a current marketing campaign on its pages on Fb and Twitter titled, “Start Management is Permissible.”
That is in try and oppose spiritual discourse that claims the prohibition of household planning and contraception strategies, and to lift consciousness on these false claims.
In a number of tweets, Dar Al-Iftaa wrote that “the management of start or its regulation just isn’t interfering in God’s will,” and that “all authorized rulings from the Quran and Sunnah embrace no texts that prohibit the management of start.”
— دار الإفتاء المصرية 🇪🇬 (@EgyptDarAlIfta) February 17, 2021
On Tuesday, through the inauguration of a variety of hospitals, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi acknowledged that “overpopulation is a nationwide safety matter” and that the influence of public initiatives is not going to attain the residents except annual inhabitants development is reduce to 400,000 [from 2.4 million].
In 2018, the Ministry of Social Solidarity launched a marketing campaign known as ”2 Kefaya (Two [children] is sufficient) with a view to get curb the variety of youngsters in Egypt, notably in probably the most populated areas.
The marketing campaign seeks to supply free contraception to households and cooperates with 100 native NGOs to develop household clinics and appoint 3500,000 residence visits in Egypt’s highest governorates with the very best start charges equivalent to Beheira, Giza, Beni Sweif, Luxor, Aswan and Qena.
Egypt’s present inhabitants is now 101 million, growing by 1 million in lower than 8 months because it handed the 100 million mark on Feb. 11, 2020, based on the newest announcement by Egypt’s Central Company for Public Mobilization and Statistics.
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