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ANHRI launches the third issue of the Worker’s Guide Series “How to lead a successful labor strike?”

19 February, 2018

Cairo 19 February, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) today launched the third issue of the Worker's Guide Series entitled "How to lead a successful labor strike?" It is the third guide issued by the "Freedom of Expression for ...

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Communication with the media is not a crime & the Egyptian government must put an end to persecuting critics and dissidents with elastic accusations

19 February, 2018

Cairo 19 February, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said today that the Egyptian government should stop persecuting and imprisoning dissidents and critics on the grounds of expressing their views in an anti-state media outlet and should respect ...

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Press release On the workshop about the new Labor Law.. Its pros & cons

18 February, 2018

On Friday, February 16, 2018, The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) in cooperation with the General Union of Workers in the Private Sector, held a workshop on the new draft labor law recently withdrawn by the government from ...

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For the second time, Cairo University refrains from renewing the sabbatical of the researcher Kholoud Saber, and holds 4 months of her salary

18 February, 2018

The undersigned organizations strongly condemn Cairo University intransigence in renewing the 2018-2019 sabbatical of the assistant professor at Faculty of Arts at Cairo University, Kholoud Saber and ceasing the payment of her due salary since October 2017. The signatories demand ...

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Suppressed Anger: ANHRI launches its first report on labor and social protests during 2017

14 February, 2018

Cairo 14 February, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said today "The Egyptian authorities met the labor and social protests movement with excessive violence, dispersing peaceful gatherings by force and tear gas, arresting the leaders of protesters and ...

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Bahrain: On 7th anniversary of beginning of popular movement, NGOs call for end to systematic targeting of human rights defenders and journalists

14 February, 2018

14-February-2018 On the 7th anniversary of the peaceful popular movement of the Bahraini people which started on 14 February 2011, the undersigned NGOs call on the international community to help free human rights defenders in Bahrain, some of whom are jailed ...

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The European Parliament calls on Egypt to suspend the death penalty and refrain from using it for counterterrorism purposes

11 February, 2018

The undersigned rights organizations emphasize that the “unprecedented violations perpetrated by the Egyptian authorities are intensifying the frequency and severity of international condemnations.” Following the High Commissioner for Human Rights and five UN Special Rapporteurs’ condemnation of the unprecedented upsurge ...

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ANHRI Launches the Second Guide in the “Lawyer’s Guide” Series entitled “The Lawyer and Political Cases”

8 February, 2018

Cairo 8 February, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) launched this morning the second guide of the “Lawyer’s Guide” series entitled "The Lawyer and Political Cases" which provides lawyers with some legal advice and legal expertise to assist ...

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“Striking Back at Justice” : A new research paper from CIHRS Egypt | Rights groups: The referral of judges Hisham Raouf and Assem Abd al-Gabbar to a competency hearing is political retaliation

6 February, 2018

In conjunction with the sixth session of the Supreme Judiciary Council to be held  on February 5th, the undersigned organizations express their full solidarity with Judge Hisham Raouf and Judge Assem Abd al-Gabbar, who were referred to the Competency Council ...

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2 years after he was banned from traveling & after 7 years of “Carrot and Stick” Gamal Eid: We will not collude with a police regime that is antagonistic towards human rights

4 February, 2018

Cairo:  4 February, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said today that 2 years have gone by since a travel ban has been imposed on its executive director, lawyer Gamal Eid, by a decision he only found out ...

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