January 1, 1970
TIMEP Brief: The Return of Refugees
August 26, 2019

Should governments and international institutions prematurely encourage returns, refugees may feel pressured or forced to return to an environment that they do not have sufficient information about or that may end up being unsafe, unstable, or even life-threatening for them—raising serious moral and international legal…

January 1, 1970
TIMEP Brief: Conscription Law
August 22, 2019

By establishing compulsory military service and creating an expansive pool from which to draw reservists, Syria’s…

January 1, 1970
TIMEP Brief: Law No. 149 of 2019 (NGO Law)
August 21, 2019

Egypt’s 2019 draft NGO Law governs the process by which domestic and foreign nongovernmental organizations (NGOs)…


January 1, 1970
TIMEP Monthly Briefs: July 2019
August 1, 2019

This monthly compilation of TIMEP briefs offers succinct, policy-relevant information on regional issues, laws, and policies,…

January 1, 1970
TIMEP Brief: Church Construction Law
July 29, 2019

The Church Construction Law subjects Christians to a separate and unequal justice system. The law's slow…

January 1, 1970
TIMEP Brief: LGBTQ Human Rights in Egypt
July 17, 2019

Systematic violation of the human rights of Egypt’s LGBTQ persons under the watch of the Egyptian…

January 1, 1970
TIMEP Monthly Briefs: June 2019
July 1, 2019

This monthly compilation of TIMEP briefs offers succinct, policy-relevant information on regional issues, laws, and policies,…

January 1, 1970
TIMEP Brief: Bankruptcy Law
June 20, 2019

The Bankruptcy Law relaxes restrictions on businesses and individuals facing bankruptcy, thus alleviating an important hurdle…

Continued application of death penalty sentences and executions in cases involving significant procedural violations raise significant…