Archive for January, 2010

EOHR demands a secure and sustainable passage of humanitarian aids to Palestinians

January 6th, 2010 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights expresses its deepest sorrow on  the violence that accompanied ” lifeline 3 -Arish convoy”,  the release of tear gas against the participants in the convoy and the closure of El Arish port, and the imposition of intense security around it. Read the rest of this entry »

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The law of organs transplantation : Does it turn poor Egyptians to spare parts?”

January 5th, 2010 by Editor

Members of the parliament and human rights activists call for applying the international standards

 At the end of a seminar entitled” The law of  organs transplantation  : Does it  turn poor Egyptians  to spare parts?” which was held by EOHR on Monday 28/12/2009 , the bill of organs transplantation stirred up a wide debate among some representatives of the parliament, law professors and human rights activists as they expressed their fears that the law will be converted  to a door for human trafficking . They considered the law as a new tool to convert  poor to a spare parts for rich people . They called the legislators to apply the international standards. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR launches a campaign to abolish the tax on housing

January 5th, 2010 by Editor

  The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights launched a campaign against the imposition of tax on the right to housing as the right to adequate housing is considered an essential element to ensure human dignity, this is in order to convince the Egyptian legislator  to amend the law of  real estate tax Read the rest of this entry »

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