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AFTE publishes paper on rainbow case 60 days after detaining Sarah Hegazy and Ahmed...

The Association of Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE) issued a position paper on December 2nd, 2017, on the Rainbow case. Activists, Sarah Hegazy and Ahmed Alaa are accused in the case. AFTE publishes...

Occasionally by Decree.. Update on the Block of Websites in Egypt

Report prepared by Hassan Elazhary and Mohamed El Taher with the participation of website monitor, Sarah Mohsen The list of blocked websites can be found via this link Introduction Since the beginning of the large-scale block of...

Third Quarterly Report On The Situation of Freedom of Expression in Egypt (July –...

View full report in PDF   There is still a steady decline in the situation of freedom of expression in Egypt, where various state institutions are involved in restricting freedom of expression and prosecuting individuals who...

Tarhila (A Transfer).. Report on the “Abu Zaabal” transfer van incident

view full report in PDF   Introduction: Lest we forget the victims and survivors "Glory to those who are not known!" .. a saying that resonated widely among the citizens during the various demonstrations and protests after...

“They are not welcome”.. Report on the Uyghur crisis in Egypt

Read full report in PDF   Prepared By: Mohamed Mostafa Researcher, Egyptian Commission for Rights and Freedoms (ECRF) Mohamed Nagi Researcher, Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE)   Edited By: Mohamed Nagi   Report methodology In the preparation of this report, the two...

The quarterly report on the state of freedom of expression in Egypt ( April...

View full report in PDF The situation of Freedom of Expression Report for the second quarter (April - June 2017) presents a general overview of the various developments witnessed by issues on which AFTE works....

Freedom of Media Program Semiannual Newsletter ( January – July 2017 )

Read the full Newsletter in PDF Introduction: No voice other than that of the government On May 24, the government began blocking a number of sites. Most of the blocking operations were directed against news sites...

Decision from an Unknown Body: On blocking websites in Egypt

On December 5, 2017, The Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression published a new report entitled "Occasionally by Decree.. Update on the Block of Websites in Egypt". Update 2.1 (7 Dec 2017) The number...

The quarterly report on the status of freedom of expression in Egypt (January 1st...

View full report in PDF The Association of Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE) issued its quarterly report on the status of freedom of expression in Egypt. The report covers the period from January 1st...

Creativity certificates: about the judiciary assessment of creative works

View Full report in PDF. The Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE) issued a legal paper entitled "Creativity certificates: about the judiciary assessment of creative works", on the 20th of March 2017. The...