Files: Egyptian Constitution

1 Mar 2022

The Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR) issued a comment on the report released lately by the Investigation office  of the World Bank Group (CAO)  on the complaint against the Alexandria Portland Cement Company (Titan Cement Factory), and the  International Finance Corporation ( IFC) , the private sector arm of the world bank Group, which funded the establishment of the company.

Press Release17 May 2021

The undersigned organizations renew their call for the Egyptian authorities to stop these trials, including the human trafficking case against Hossam and al-Adham, and release the defendants who continue to be held in pretrial detention been sentenced to imprisonment in connection with these cases. In addition to guaranteeing freedom of expression, including on the internet, and to stop employing the Law's vague provisions on Combating Information Technology Crimes to infringe on digital rights.

Press Release25 Feb 2021

This requirement constitutes an encroachment on the concepts of "energy poverty" and "energy justice", because it drains energy resources for the benefit of these factories at the expense of making them available to Egyptian families, especially the poorest. It also contradicts the Goal 7 of the Sustainable Development Goals 2030: "Clean energy at affordable prices", because it sells polluting energy to factories at lower prices than they are, thus impeding the shift towards clean energy.

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