Egypt: Government retaliates against rights researcher with electric shock torture and false charges

By CIHRS – The undersigned organizations demand the immediate and unconditional release of Patrick George Zaki, a researcher at the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights and  graduate [...]


MCMRD Speech by Neil Hicks of Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies

By Neil Hicks –  Senior Director for Advocacy, Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies This speech was given at Coptic Solidarity’s 3rd Annual Modern Coptic Martyrs Remembrance Day [...]

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Bahey eldin Hassan meets UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and calls on the UN to take the lead in rebuilding failing Arab states and establish a UN monitoring mechanism on Egypt

Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN) Antonio Guterres met with the director of the Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS) Bahey eldin Hassan at the Secretary-General’s office at [...]