Civil Society Organizations

Draft law on NGOs to be finalized in March: official

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 - 09:48 GMT

In November 2018, Sisi agreed to form an official committee to reconsider a law issued in 2017 governing the operation of foreign NGOs in Egypt.

Sisi launches initiative supporting 'neediest citizens'

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 - 01:01 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi announced launching a national initiative to provide a "dignified life" for the neediest sectors of citizens in 2019.

PM issues decree to prevent seizing NGOs' funds

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 - 10:52 GMT

The decision included some NGOs in Cairo; namely: Nebny Foundation; and Nida Society for rehabilitation of deaf and hearing impaired children in Al-Nozha district.

14 local, international organizations banned from upcoming election

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 03:34 GMT

Around 14 civil society and international organizations are excluded from monitoring the upcoming presidential elections.

Call for societal dialogue on amendment to Criminal Penal Code

Thu, 18 May 2017 - 08:06 GMT

The Arab Organization of Human Rights (AOHR) calls for holding a societal dialogue regarding amendments to the Criminal Penal Code along with other related laws