Archive for April, 2012

EOHR calls SCAF to handle the problem of Egyptians in the Saudi prisons

April 15th, 2012 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) denounces detention of the Egyptian citizen Mohamed Ginidy Mohamed Al Nafa and his sister Gamalat without any charges. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR calls SCAF to refrain endorsement of the new code for political rights

April 15th, 2012 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) denounces the amendment of the political rights’ code, approved by the parliament on April 12, 2012. The amendment does not comply with the constitutional declaration, issued after the Egyptian revolution. Read the rest of this entry »

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Legalizing the international electoral observation missions

April 13th, 2012 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) denounces the decision of the Egyptian Ministry of Social Insurance that banned many international civil society organizations from observing the Egyptian presidential elections. The decision, issued on April 23, 2012, mentioned that the activities of these organizations do not comply with the state supremacy. The banned organizations include Carter Center, Rights and Freedoms International and Seeds of Peace. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR denounces banning the human rights’ activist Nabil Ragab from entering Egypt

April 11th, 2012 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) denounces banning the human rights’ activist Nabil Ragab from entering Egypt. The activist was stopped by the Egyptian authorities in Cairo Airport in order to be deported to his home country, Bahrain. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR formed a specialized committee for placing standards of selecting the 100-member-assembly

April 10th, 2012 by Editor

On April 10, 2012, the constitutional committee formed by the legal experts attended the conference entitled “New Constitution for the Egyptian People” held its first meeting at the headquarters of the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR). Read the rest of this entry »

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Media specialists call for media coverage enhancement and adopting journalistic code of ethics

April 10th, 2012 by Editor

On April 9, 2012, 10 am, the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) and the Arab Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), held an expanded workshop entitled “Media Coverage Monitoring and Enhancement during the Democratic Transitional Phase”, in Safir Hotel, Dokki, Giza. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Administrative Court Suspends the Constitutional Assembly

April 10th, 2012 by Editor

of the appeals filed by a number of famous activists and lawyers including; Mr. Hafez Abu Seada, attorney at law & the Chairman of EOHR, Prof. Gaber Nassar, Professor of Criminal Law at The Egyptian Administrative court, in its rule today, has suspended the constitutional assembly elected by the parliament. Where, the administrative court, on the 10th of April 2012, has ruled in favor Cairo University and Shehata Mohammed Shehata, the lawyer. Read the rest of this entry »

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Legal experts, professors of law and political science call for amendment of article 60

April 5th, 2012 by Editor

In the framework of the meeting entitled “Towards the Ideal Constitution for Egyptian People” held by the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) on April 4, 2012, Legal experts, professors of political science, political and human rights activists called the Supreme Council for Armed Forces for amendment of article 60 of the constitutional declaration issued in March 2011. The article did not place the legal frame for selection of the national constitutional assembly members Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR and ANHRI hold the media coverage monitoring workshop

April 5th, 2012 by Editor

On April 9, 2012, 10 am, the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) and the Arab Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), hold the “Media Coverage Monitoring and Assessment during the Transitional Phase” workshop, in Safir Hotel, Dokki, Giza. Read the rest of this entry »

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