Reports, Fact Sheets & Infographics

Egypt Parliament Watch Session IV Report: October 2018 – July 2019

Introduction When Egypt’s current legislature gathered under the dome of the parliament building on January 10, 2016, the country completed the final step in its “democratic road map.” But simply convening as a parliament does not necessarily mean that the...

Infographic: Amending Egypt’s Constitution

TIMEP’s infographic “Amending Egypt’s Constitution” helps users better understand the process for amending the constitution as laid out by Articles 133 to 143 of the House of Representatives’ bylaws and Article 226 of the constitution. It is important to note...

Infographic: How Does a Bill Become a Law in Egypt?

Since Egypt’s House of Representatives first convened in January 2016, it has passed numerous pieces of legislation, with significant implications for the political, economic, and social lives of Egyptians. Yet, the process by which these laws are conceived of, deliberated...

Infographic: Navigating Egypt’s House of Representatives

Seven parliamentary entities are defined by the bylaws of the Egyptian House of Representatives: the Speaker, the Speaker’s Office, the General Committee, the Ethics Committee, the Specialized Committees, the Ad Hoc and Combined Committees, and the Parliamentary Chapter. TIMEP’s infographic...

Egypt Parliament Watch Session III Report: October 2017-July 2018

When Egypt’s current legislature gathered under the dome of the parliament building on January 10, 2016, the country completed the final step in its “democratic road map.” But simply convening as a parliament does not necessarily mean that the body...

Egypt Parliament Watch: Session II Report January 2017 – September 2017

When Egypt’s current legislature gathered under the dome of the parliament building on January 10, 2016, the country completed the final step in its “democratic road map.” But simply convening as a parliament does not necessarily mean that body is truly engaging in...

Egypt Parliament Watch: Mid-Session Report October 2016 – May 2017

Egypt’s House of Representatives began its second session on October 1, 2016. The body gathered in the resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh on October 9 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of parliamentary politics in Egypt. The event was an international...

Egypt Parliament Watch: Session One Report

العربية When, on January 10, 2016, Egypt’s current legislature gathered under the dome of the parliament building, the country completed the final step in its “democratic roadmap.”  This roadmap had been announced in 2013 by Abdel Fattah El-Sisi upon the...