Press Releases

22
March 2021

National Efforts to Realize the Right to Water

The SSCHR Technical Secretariat (TS) issues a report on State efforts to promote the right to water on the occasion of World Water Day.

15
March 2021

SSCHR expresses its appreciation for the appointment of women judges at the State Council

The SSCHR TS praised the rapid response of the State Council to implement the directives of President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi (issued on the eighth of this March on the occasion of International Women’s Day) to seek the hiring of women in the State Council and the Public Prosecution.

8
March 2021

SSCHR Statement on the occasion of the Sixth Periodic Meeting

The SSCHR held a meeting on Monday, March 8, 2021, in the presence of representatives of ministries and member bodies of the Committee. During the meeting, Ambassador / Alaa Rushdi, Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs and Acting Head of the Technical Secretariat (TS) of the Committee, reviewed the progress made in the work of the TS, during the months of January and February 2021.

20
February 2021

National Efforts to Achieve Social Justice from a Human Rights Perspective

Within the framework of the celebration of the World Day of Social Justice on the 20th of February of each year, the Technical Secretariat (TS) of the SSCHR issued a report on this occasion that addresses the most significant national efforts to achieve social justice from a human rights perspective.

4
February 2021

SSCHR Statement on the occasion of International Day of Human Fraternity

In conjunction with the world's celebration on February 4 this year - for the first time - the International Day of Human Fraternity, the Technical Secretariat (TS) of the SSCHR issued a report on this occasion dealing with the leading role of Egypt within the framework of the United Nations in the field of promoting culture of peace and the values ​​of tolerance and religious freedoms; and within the constitutional and legal framework that supports the values ​​and principles of human fraternity

12
January 2021

SSCHR Statement on the occasion of the Hearings held with Civil Society Representatives

On Tuesday 12 January, the hearings of The Technical Secretariat (TS) of the SSCHR met with representatives of civil society organizations, in preparation for the launch of the first national strategy for human rights, concluded.

10
January 2021

SSCHR statement on Hearings held with Civil Society Representatives on the National Human Rights Strategy Kick Off

On Sunday morning, the tenth of January, the hearings held by the Technical Secretariat (TS) of the SSCHR with representatives of civil society organizations began, in preparation for the launch of the first national strategy for human rights.

24
December 2020

The TS of the SSCHR meets with the NCHR to consult on the National Strategy for Human Rights

A meeting was held at the headquarters of the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR), headed by Mr. Mohamed Fayek, President of the NCHR, and Ambassador Dr. Ahmed Ihab Gamal El-Din, Assistant Foreign Minister for Human Rights and Secretary-General of the SSCHR, in the presence of a number of council members and heads of units in the TS of the Committee.

23
December 2020

The Minister of Foreign Affairs Meets with the Members of the Technical Secretariat (TS) of the SSCHR

His excellency, Sameh Shoukry, Minister of Foreign Affair, and President and Chairman of the SSCHR met, on December 23rd , with the members of the TS of SSCHR. Minister Shoukry stressed that the establishment and work of SSCHR comes as a practical translation of the strong political will of the Egyptian State, at its highest level, to protect and promote respect for human rights, stressing the importance of the role entrusted to the TS of the SSCHR to carry out the tasks entrusted to it in this regard.