Today, the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR) issued a position paper entitled “An Egyptian emergency plan to confront climate change: COP27 as an opportunity to change course”.
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New EIPR report: President must abolish unfair emergency court verdict against Aboul Fotouh, Al Qassas and Moaz Al-Sharqawi
Today, January 19, 2023, EIPR issued a report titled “Conviction without Evidence: The Unfair Trial of Abu Al-Fotouh, Al-Qassas, and Moaz Al-Sharqawi,” in which it called for the abolition of the lengthy pri
Release of two EIPR clients, accused in the “water bags” case in Port Said and the “singing in the mosque” case in Qalyoub
Today, the State Security Prosecution decided to release Mohamed Ashraf Abdel-Mobada and Ismail Abu Zaid Thabet, held in remand detention pending Supreme State Security case no 41 of 2022, known as the "water bags" case in Port Said.
Committee of Experts concludes its sessions in preparation for a technical report in the case of the coal unit at Titan Cement Factory
The undersigned organisations condemn the arbitrary detention of Eritrean asylum-seekers in Egypt and call upon the Egyptian government to abide by international and regional treaties and conventions on refugee rights.
Global Coalition Calls for Release of Mohamed el-Baqer and Alaa Abdel Fattah on Three Year Anniversary of their Arrests
In the run up to the UN Climate Change Conference 2022 (COP27) taking place in Egypt’s resort town of Sharm El Sheikh from 7 to18 November 2022, the undersigned organizations, groups and individuals note with great concern the human rights situati
EIPR publishes a new paper about freedom of religion in the travaux préparatoires of the constitutions: Exclusively for Adherents of “Divinely Revealed” Religions?!”
Human rights organizations call on the Public Prosecutor to close the investigation into the Mada Masr journalists’ case
Newly-launched COP27 Coalition calls for global mass action for climate justice, reset of climate talks ahead of Egypt COP
Civil society groups from Egypt, African countries and the Arab world have come together to call for a global mass mobilization of people everywhere to address the root cause of the climate crisis and other injustices, to take place around
Egypt: Immediately release ten Nubians arbitrarily detained in Saudi Arabia for over two years and suspend their trial