International and Regional

Stand Up for Digital Rights! Unveiling Recommendations for Responsible Tech

16 June, 2016

Today, the Centre for Law and Democracy, in collaboration with the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI, Egypt), the Centre for Internet and Society (CIS, India), the Centro de Estudios en Libertad de Expresión y Acceso a la Información ...

In order to establish an independent mechanism to protect freedom of opinion and expression and the media in the Arab region

14 June, 2016

 Tunisia, June 13, 2016  The Arab Group of IFEX, the international network for the defense of freedom of expression, established a working group in Tunis on the 1st and 2nd of June, 2016 to discuss the best ways to protect the ...

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ANHRI Releases a Guide for Egyptian, Regional and International Human Rights Organizations and their Ways of Communication

4 April, 2016

Cairo: April 4, 2016 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) issued today a new guide for Egyptian, regional, and international human rights organizations. The guidebook covers the basic information related to most of the serious and effective organizations in ...

ANHRI Condemns Alquds Alaraby’s Ban of an Article by Amr Hamzawy

28 October, 2015

Cairo: 28 October, 2015 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) has deplored the ban of an article written by Amr Hamzawy, a Professor of Political Science at the American University in Cairo (AUC), by Alquds Alaraby newspaper, which is ...

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Imprisonment of Mahmoud Mohamed & Islam Talaat Renewed for 45 Days

24 August, 2015

Cairo: 24 August, 2015 Giza Criminal Court, which is convened at the Police Academy and presided over by Judge Mohamed Nagi Shehata, decided to renew the imprisonment of the two students, Mahmoud Mohamed (a prisoner of T-shirt) and Islam Talaat, for ...

Rights Groups Call on Egypt to End Arbitrary Detention of Refugees

16 March, 2015

16 March, 2015 " Since February 9, 2015 a group of at least 30 Syrian, Palestinian-Syrian and Somali refugees detained at Karmooz police station in Alexandria - Egypt, began an open hunger strike to protest against their arbitrary detention. The refugees have ...

Egyptian Rights Website Garners 12 Million Views in 2 Months In Spite of the Pressure on the Civil Society; Humum Website to Publish the Citizens’ Complaints is the 1st Globally in Human Rights Field

4 March, 2015

Cairo: 4 March, 2015  Today, the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said that the website “Humum” (, which was launched by ANHRI in July 2006 to publish the Arab citizens' complaints, as well as the suggestions to resolve them ...

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Egypt: 3-Year Sentence for Atheist

15 January, 2015

The below news release was updated to correct that four people were sentenced for blasphemy in Luxor governorate in June 2014. (New York) – An Egyptian minor offenses court on January 10, 2015, sentenced a student accused of writing Facebook posts ...

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Egypt – Travel ban imposed on prominent human rights defender Ms Esraa Abdel Fattah

15 January, 2015

On the morning of 13 January 2015, police officers at Cairo International Airport stopped human rights defender Ms Esraa Abdel Fattah from boarding a flight to Germany, and informed her that this was due to a judicial travel ban issued against her. ...

Muzzling Dissent: Freedom of Assembly under Threat in the Euro-Med

11 December, 2014

Brussels, 10 December 2014 ─ In its latest report, Freedom of Assembly under Threat: Muzzling Dissent in the Euro-Mediterranean Region, the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMHRN) rings the alarm on the increasing stifling of the right to peaceful assembly in the ...