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EOHR disputes the new NGO law at the State Council and calls upon Egyptian civil society organizations to join the case

October 18th, 2017 by Editor

EOHR disputes the new NGO law at the State Council and calls upon Egyptian civil society organizations to join the case

A group of civil society representatives and human rights activists demanded the annulment of law No. 70 of the year 2017 that regulates the affairs of civil society during a round table discussion under the name “Why we need a new civil society law” at EOHR’s office headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. The participants also urged the government to draft a law in compliance with international human rights standards that gurantees the independence and freedom of the civil society organizations in Egypt. Read the rest of this entry »

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