Press Releases

09/19/2016 . By TIMEP

On Monday September 19, 2016, the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy and Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights sent the following joint letter to Democratic and Republican presidential nominees, Secretary

09/02/2016 . By TIMEP

Hussein Baoumi will be undertaking research on civil society organizations, human rights, and democratization in Egypt.

08/19/2016 . By TIMEP

TIMEP’s collaboration with Karam aligns with its goal to magnify local voices across the Middle East and North Africa as it will apply its advocacy expertise in support of Karam’s mission and initiatives.

05/27/2016 . By TIMEP

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) condemns the inaction of Egyptian authorities following a mob’s attack on Coptic Christians in the Upper Egyptian Minya province. On Friday, May

05/16/2016 . By TIMEP

TIMEP is pleased to announce the Transitional Justice Project, an innovative, timely initiative that addresses crucial issues at the heart of political transitions across the Middle East.

05/02/2016 . By TIMEP

UPDATE: On Saturday, March 25, Qasr al-Nil Misdemeanor Court ruled to reduce the two-year prison sentences of Egyptian Syndicate of Journalists head Yehia Qallash and senior board members Khaled al-Balshy

04/26/2016 . By TIMEP

TIMEP reiterates the principle that Egypt’s long-term stability is dependent on a free, functioning political and social climate.

04/06/2016 . By TIMEP

UPDATE: On Monday, November 28, the Egyptian parliament’s constitutional and legislative affairs committee rejected the Free Egyptians Party’s draft law to amend the publication-related provisions of Law No. 58 of 1937.

03/24/2016 . By TIMEP

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy has signed on to the following statement, which was initiated and coordinated by Amnesty International and first appeared on their website. Human rights activists risk

03/17/2016 . By TIMEP

Update: February 9, 2017 On Thursday, February 9, Egyptian authorities closed El Nadeem Center for the Rehabilitation of Victims of Torture, a local nongovernmental organization defending the rights of victims