تقارير ودراسات

January 2005

The TRIPS Agreement and Egypt's Responsibility to Protect the Right to Health

1. Introduction- On 1 January 2005, the agreement on the Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (hereinafter TRIPS) came into force in Egypt, which is now bound by international law to implement its duties under this agreement in order to ensure full protection of intellectual property rights, including copyright, trademarks and patent rights.

 
August 2004

Freedom of Belief and the Arrests of Shi'a Muslims in Egypt

Introduction- This report documents the arrests of Shi'a Muslims that have taken place between December 2003 and March 2004. Two of the victims of this crackdown, Mohammed el-Derini and Mohammed Omar, are still in detention as of this writing.