Legal Support & Advocacy

TIMEP and CPJ: Joint UPR Advocacy Fact Sheet on Press Freedom in Lebanon

Ahead of the third cycle of Lebanon’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR), the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) and the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) have issued a UPR Advocacy Fact Sheet that complements the joint stakeholder report that...

TIMEP and CPJ: Joint UPR Submission on Press Freedom in Lebanon

In recent years and particularly since protests began in October 2019, there has been a significant deterioration in the state of press freedom in Lebanon. In an effort to document and assess both the legal framework and violative practices responsible...

TIMEP Joins 109 Organizations on Digital Surveillance, Privacy, and COVID-19 Statement

Recognizing that technology will play a significant role in the global COVID-19 response and beyond, the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) joins 109 organizations to call upon governments to ensure that the pandemic not be used as pretext...

TIMEP Calls for Urgent Action around Detention in MENA Amid COVID-19

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) and MENA Rights Group, joined by 38 organizations from around the world, have issued a statement calling on governments in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) to take a number of...

TIMEP and Law Society: Joint UPR Advocacy Fact Sheet

Ahead of Egypt’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) pre-session, the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) and the Law Society of England and Wales issued a UPR Advocacy Fact Sheet that complements the joint stakeholder report that the two organizations...

TIMEP and Law Society of England and Wales: Joint UPR Submission on Egypt

As part of a commitment to producing knowledge and analysis on the policies implicating the rule of law in the Middle East, the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) and the Law Society of England and Wales have submitted...