‘The government…has little interest in financial support for housing’: EIPR

New report criticises Egypt’s affordable housing programmes

Aaron T. Rose Aaron T. Rose

Civil society groups criticise ‘unregulated’ decision to provide emergency cases with free medical treatment

Prime minister issued the decision; groups fear it will not be carried…

Daily News Egypt Daily News Egypt

EIPR criticises state budget as ‘unfair to the poor’

Personal rights organisation expresses concerns about the status of the poor in…

Sara Aggour Sara Aggour

Post-Revolution, blasphemy convictions increase – and get more personal

Once reserved for public figures, blasphemy charges now levied between friends and…

Marwa Morgan Marwa Morgan

50 Muslim Brotherhood supporters sentenced to 5 years imprisonment

Defendants charged with violating Protest Law, lawyer claims lack of evidence

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

NGO ‘shocked’ at continued detention of anti-Protest Law demonstrators

Case involves trial of 24 people charged with breaching Protest Law

Hend Kortam Hend Kortam

Renewed detention of anti-Protest Law demonstrators condemned

Rights organisations call for the release of detained protesters and the repealing…

Daily News Egypt Daily News Egypt

Rights group calls to stop contempt of religion trials

EIPR says growing frequency of contempt of religion trials undermines citizenship and…

Daily News Egypt Daily News Egypt

EIPR releases damning report on health conditions in Egyptian prisons

Rights group finds living conditions, health care in prisons endanger detainees’ lives

Ali Omar Ali Omar

13 rights groups condemn seizure of ANHRI publication

Rights groups say seizure, arrest of printer new step in silencing independent…

Ali Omar Ali Omar