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Efforts to combat violence against women in Egypt: milestones, challenges, and recommendations 6/8/2021
  • Statements/Messages
  • Egypt
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
Egypt: UN experts condemn execution of Coptic Christian 5/27/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Religious intolerance
  • Minorities
E F S R C A
UN experts call for removal of rights defenders Ramy Shaath and Zyad El-Elaimy from ‘terrorism entities’ list 2/11/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Terrorism
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Egypt’s targeting of human rights defenders must stop, says UN expert 1/22/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Egypt: Bail for EIPR staff is encouraging, as a first step – UN experts 12/7/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Terrorism
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
UN experts call for release of Egyptian human rights defenders jailed after meeting diplomats 11/27/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Terrorism
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Press briefing note on Egypt-detention of human rights defenders 11/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Egypt
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Imprisoned human rights defenders in Egypt at grave risk of COVID-19, say UN human rights experts 8/24/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
  • Minorities
  • Freedom of association
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Religious intolerance
E F S R C A
Egypt’s updated terrorism law opens the door to more rights abuses, says UN expert 4/9/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Disappearances
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of association
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
Press briefing note on Egypt 4/3/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Egypt
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
E F S R C A
       
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