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TIMEP Joins Global Coalition of 16 Organizations to Call for Release of Egyptian Human Rights Lawyer Mohamed El-Baqer

On July 19, 2021, the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) joined a global coalition of 16 organizations to call for the release of Egyptian human rights lawyer Mohamed El-Baqer ahead of his 41st birthday on July 20. For...

TIMEP Gravely Concerned About the Referral of Prominent Egyptian Human Rights Defender to Trial

TIMEP is gravely concerned about the referral of Mr. Hossam Bahgat, Executive Director of the Egyptian Initiative of Personal Rights (EIPR), to trial. He faces charges of insulting a state body, spreading false rumors stating that the electoral results were...

TIMEP Joins Court Motion on Historic Syria Trial in Koblenz

On July 1, 2021, the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) joined a coalition of renowned institutions, experts, and academics in a motion before the Higher Regional Court in Koblenz, Germany to call upon the court to record and...

TIMEP’s 2021-2022 Nonresident Fellowship Cohort

TIMEP is thrilled to announce the members of its 2021-2022 Nonresident Fellowship cohort! The fellows, based in countries around the world, bring expertise on thematic areas from public health to sexual and gender-based violence and on countries from Sudan to...

TIMEP Announces Selection of Eighth TIMEP Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellow

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) is pleased to announce the selection of Mohamed Mandour as the eighth recipient of the Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellowship. While the traditional Bassem Sabry Fellowship in partnership with Atlas Corps brings a...

TIMEP’s 2020 Nonresident Fellowship Cohort

TIMEP is thrilled to announce the members of its 2020 Nonresident Fellowship cohort! The fellows, based in countries around the world, bring expertise on a variety of thematic areas from freedom of information to digital rights and on countries across the region. Throughout their one...

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 Announces Selection of Seventh TIMEP–Atlas Corps Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellow

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) is pleased to announce the selection of Nourhan Fahmy as the recipient of the Bassem Sabry Democracy Fellowship. Ms. Fahmy is the seventh recipient of the fellowship and will undertake research on...

Statement on Dr. Nancy Okail’s Departure from TIMEP

Over the past six years, The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) has successfully grown under the esteemed leadership of our Executive Director, Dr. Nancy Okail, to occupy a prominent place among world class organizations influencing policies supporting democracy,...