Archive for November, 2017

Terrorism and Human Rights… The Problem and its Countermeasures Seminar stressed importance of reviewing and reevaluating local and international counter terrorism strategies

November 16th, 2017 by Editor

Terrorism and Human Rights… The Problem and its Countermeasures

Seminar stressed importance of reviewing and reevaluating local and international counter terrorism strategies

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) and the Arab Federation for Human rights (AFHR) under the umbrella of their joint terrorism observatory convened a seminar under the title Terrorism and Human Right… “The Problem and it Countermeasures” at Greater Cairo’s Pyramisa Hotel on the 15th of November 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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Egypt’s House of Representatives discusses Draft law on Syndicates EOHR calls upon parliament to take civil society recommendations into consideration

November 14th, 2017 by Editor

Egypt’s House of Representatives discusses Draft law on Syndicates

EOHR calls upon parliament to take civil society recommendations into consideration

Egypt’s House of Representatives is currently discussing drafting a new law for Syndicates and Unions to replace the current legistlation which has been enforced for over 41 years. EOHR always considered the current Syndicate law below international standards set by international human rights treaties and conventions.  Read the rest of this entry »

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The court of cassation uphold’s a prison sentence against Alaa Abdel Fattah EOHR implores President Al Sisi to grant him a presidential pardon

November 8th, 2017 by Editor

The court of cassation uphold’s a prison sentence against Alaa Abdel Fattah

EOHR implores President Al Sisi to grant him a presidential pardon

Egypt’s court of cassation issued its verdict in favour of upholding a 5 year sentence against political actitvists Alaa Abdel Fattah and Ahmed Abdelrahman on the November 11th 2017 Read the rest of this entry »

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