Tags: Egyptian prisons

8 Mar 2019

The campaign also seeks to destigmatize menstruation and present sanitary products as a basic bodily/health need for women.

25 Sep 2018

Report Summary

Whether in “Aqrab” or Tora Farm, Qanater or Minya prison, there is a need to investigate and address the deepening marketization of prison life: how prisoners’ most basic needs—those that the prison authorities are required to provide by law—are instead sold at exorbitant prices for the sake of the canteen’s profit. The move towards the prison-for-profit mode, by providing prisoners’ basic needs for sale in Egyptian prisons, is the thematic umbrella of this research.