Archive for May, 2017

Egypt’s Civil Society legistlation, a harsh blow to NGOs in Egypt

May 31st, 2017 by Editor

Egypt’s Civil Society legistlation, a harsh blow to NGOs in Egypt

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) expresses his deep concern regarding the fate of Egyptian civil society after the ratification of the NGO law and its entry into force on the 24th of May 2017. The Egyptian government ignored civil society requests and appeals to review the law and ammend it, and that leaves Egypt with a civil society law that is incompatible with international human rights treaties and conventions. Read the rest of this entry »

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URGENT APPEAL – THE OBSERVATORY

May 17th, 2017 by Editor

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EGY 004 / 0616 / OBS 049.10
Judicial harassment
Egypt
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EOHR declares its solidarity with Al Fagr reporter and demands the abrogation of deprivation of freedom penalties in publication crimes

May 9th, 2017 by Editor

 

EOHR declares its solidarity with Al Fagr reporter and demands the abrogation of deprivation of freedom penalties in publication crimes

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) announces its solidarity with Journalist Tarek Gamal Hafez the head of the department of judicial affairs in Al Fagr weekly newspaper, and call upon the Egyptian government to uphold the international standards of human rights and freedom of expression. Read the rest of this entry »

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On World Press Freedom Day EOHR issues its qualitative report “Freedom of expression a right that cannot be restricted”

May 4th, 2017 by Editor

On World Press Freedom Day

EOHR issues its qualitative report “Freedom of expression a right that cannot be restricted”

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) issued its qualitative report titled “Freedom of expression a right that cannot be restricted” to evaluate freedom of expression and the press in Egypt for the years 2015 and 2015. The report is divided into 3 sections as follows: Read the rest of this entry »

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Terrorism Observatory EOHR condemns the terrorist attack on the Nasr City ring road

May 2nd, 2017 by Editor


Terrorism Observatory
EOHR condemns the terrorist attack on the Nasr City ring road

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights condemns the attack on police patrol in Cairo, which led to the death of three policemen and the injury of 5 others. Read the rest of this entry »

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