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Dr. ‘Alī ‘Abd al-Rahmān, Governor of Giza, has announced the completion of the work of the committee for assessment of damages and estimation of compensation for the victims of the events at the village of Dahshūr.  The committee’s conclusions have been compared against those reached by the public...
  Egyptian human rights groups slammed the Muslim Brotherhood at an assembly of the UNHRC, the purpose of which was to review the state of human rights in Egypt. The Egyptian interim-Minister of Justice Ibrāhīm Muhinīdī addressed the assembly which included delegates from 125 nations in addition to...
Muḥammad Fā’iq, President of the National Human Rights Council, said that the Egyptian population is the only party capable of recruiting President ʿ Abd al-Fattāḥ al-Sīsī to serve a second presidential term, pointing out that the president wished to serve only term, but the people...
The Egyptian National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) announced the organization of an international conference on the role and responsibilities of awareness-raising institutions in combating extremism and incitement to hatred and terrorism on July 2 and 3. 
President of the National Council for Human Rights, Mr. Muḥammad Fāyiq, hosted a delegation from the Committee on International Religious Freedoms of the U.S. State Department in the Council’s headquarters in Giza today (Wednesday).
Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) on Wednesday called for reconsidering the new NGO law, which has been criticized both locally and internationally. The statement disclosed by NCHR expressed “grave concern about the new law on NGOs, which imposes restrictions on establishing...
Al-Ahrām Establishment has published a book entitled The Path Towards Human Rights, by Hāfez Abu Se'da, chairman of Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR). In his book, Abu Se'da presents a vision and ideas to solve the citizens' life issues.
On June 10, George Is'hāq, one of the co-founder of the major oppositional movement Kefāya (Enough is Enough) during the Mūbārak regime, and member of Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR), wrote an article in Al-Shurūq Newspaper, strongly condemning the ongoing discrimination practiced...
Nāsser Amīn, member of the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) in Egypt, said that the new NGO law was not presented to NCHR, adding that the government's vision is to control the institutions of civil society.
A report titled 'Enforced Disappearance between 'fake' and 'real' claims' was released by Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR), an issue that raised controversies on the local level as abroad.
The crisis between Egypt's Press Syndicate and the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) escalated after the latter had banned reporters from entering its headquarter. Reporters, who had come to cover news on the NCHR's case concerning the renewal of its accreditation, considered the ban 'an...
George Ishāq, member of Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR), said that the amendment of the National Council of Human Rights Law should be carried out in accordance with international standards that refer to independence mandate of national councils. If not implemented, this would...
George Is'hāq, member of the Egyptian National Council for Human Rights (NCHR), demanded that the state move and protect its children abroad. The Council expressed its full solidarity with the Egyptian blogger Tāmer Mabrūk, who is imprisoned in Qatar, until he returns to Egypt again, noting that he...
A panel discussion on enhancing and promoting human rights educational sustainability in Arab Countries was launched on Monday at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of the Arab Organization for Human Rights (AOHR) in Cairo.
MP Samīr Ghattās said that the report of Al-Nadīm Center on the existence of "915" cases of torture in Egyptian prisons should not rely solely on reports published by the press and electronic media outlets, noting that the parliament's committee on human rights is waiting for the National Council...
The National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) on Thursday discussed the preparations for an international conference organized in cooperation with the High Commissioner for Human Rights to be held early December. The conference will discuss the role and responsibilities of religious leaders for the...
The Nationals Council for Human Rights (NCHR) renewed its call on the Egyptian government to sign the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance, which was opened for signature, ratification, and accession by the United Nations General Assembly resolution...
George Is'hāq, member of the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) said that committees of the council have prepared a report including the lists of names of prisoners that meet the four criteria required for earlier release: “those who did not commit violence, the elderly, students, and the...
Nabīl Shalabī, legal adviser to the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) and official in charge of Enforced Disappearance file, confirmed this morning the formation of a committee to search for victims of enforced disappearance and to discuss their cases. It will begin to work with many civil...
Jamāl Fahmī, a member of the National Council for Human Rights, said that the Egyptian constitution contains texts and articles recognizing freedom of belief, thought and expression. "But they remained merely texts."

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