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Civil society leaders fight travel bans as 9-year NGO foreign funding case drags on
European governments are prioritizing Egypt's curbing migration to Europe over human rights concerns
Video | 3 recommendations for Egypt’s economic program
Waad Ahmed | EIPR's three recommendations for Egypt's economic program, as outlined in their new report
Bad apples? Meet the majority of Egypt’s World Bank private borrowers
Abdel Hamid Mekawy, Osama Diab and Salma Hussein | Over half of World Bank-financed private sector projects in Egypt have shell companies in tax havens
Disputed status of Beni Suef church sparks sectarian violence
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | The disputed legal status of a church in Beni Suef sparked sectarian violence and 20 arrests
LGBTQ crackdowns, civil society and social change: A video conversation
Naira Antoun | Responses to seminal moments of state violence against LGBTQ individuals in Egypt
11 sentenced to 3-12 years in prison for homosexuality
Pesha Magid | The Agouza Criminal Court has sentenced 11 people to prison terms ranging between three and 12 years
The fight against human rights resurfaces
Dalia Rabie | Nancy Okail, former director of Freedom House's Egypt program and one of 43 defendants convicted of operating
British government illegally spies on Egyptian NGO
Nadia Ahmed | In a new shocking revelation, the UK’s Government Communication Headquarters (GCHQ) was found guilty
Report: Tax havens cost Egypt’s treasury billions
Isabel Esterman | Egypt loses as much as LE5 billion a year in tax revenue due to companies using tax havens to shield
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Report: At least 581 sentenced to death, 32 executed in Egypt in first 11 months of 2018
Detention orders issued following Friday attack on Minya Copts
Alexandria prosecution detains 10 suspected of homosexuality
EIPR: Authorities have systematically entrapped LGBTQ individuals online since 2015
EIPR report: Targeting of North Sinai Copts leads to forced displacement, not voluntary departure
Egypt eases restrictions on importation and burning of coal, environmentalists warn of implications
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