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Al- Nadim Center for Treatment and Rehabilitation for the Victims of Violence [English][Arabic].
The center for physiological rehabilitation for the victims of torture works to support and rehabilitate the victims of violence and torture whether Egyptian or from other nationalities. The Center also monitors the violations of Human Rights.
 
Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression [Arabic].
A group of activists and professionals working in a legal independent institution formed in 2005 foster and protect freedom of thought and expression.
 
Association of Freedom of Thought and Expression [English][Arabic].
This Association if concerned with enhancing and protecting the freedom of thought and expression.
 
Association of Legal Assistance on Human Rights [English][Arabic].
The Association aims to raise awareness on human rights education amongst a vast majority of the population and to provide legal assistance for the victims of the violations of human rights.
 
Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies [English][Arabic].
The Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS) is an independent non-governmental organization, working on promoting respect for values and principles of human rights and democracy in Egypt and the Arab region through publications, education, research and specialized studies.
 
Center for Egyptian Women's Legal Assistance (CEWLA foundation) [Arabic].
CEWLA is a non-governmental organization established in 1995 with the aim of providing legal assistance to Egyptian women. CEWLA derives its competence from the Egyptian constitution and laws, as well as from international human rights conventions. Moreover, CEWLA strives to provide Egyptian women with the skills and capabilities that enable them to lead a normal life and overcome their problems.
 
Center for Trade Union and Workers' Services .
The Center is a non-government organization formed by a group of labor movement activists who believe in the effective, international and indivisible character of human rights.
 
Children at Risk [Arabic].
 
Egyptian Association against Torture .
The Association monitors the violations of Human Rights and in precise the violations that victims of torture in Egypt face.
 
Egyptian Association for Community Participation Enhancement [English][Arabic].
The Egyptian Association for Community Participation Enhancement” is a nongovernmental, nonprofit organization, founded in May 2001, and registered with MOSS under the number (5481) on February 2004. Working actively in building capacities of a number of organizations, networks and coalitions that are the most active in implementing Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), Beijing Platform of Action, and also in different activities of the civil society on the national, regional and international levels.
 
Egyptian Association for Defending Victims of Medical Negligence [Arabic].
The Association works to defend human rights and to monitor the violations that individuals face as a result of medical negligence.
 
Egyptian Association for Disseminating and Developing Legal Awareness [Arabic].
The Egyptian Association for Disseminating & Developing Legal Awareness (EADDLA) is an indigenous developmental and advocating organization working in the fields of building culture of democracy, defending civil and political rights of marginalized groups. 
 
Egyptian Center for Housing Rights [English][Arabic].
ECHR is a non governmental organization that defends the right to adequate housing, particularly for the poorest segment of the Egyptian society, a right that is essential for human dignity and security.
 
Egyptian Center for the Rights of the Child [English][Arabic].
The Center works to explore the urgent need to defend and protect child rights according to the principles of the UN charter and the International Declaration for Human Rights.
 
Egyptian Center for Woman's Rights [English][Arabic].
The center is an independent, nongovernmental and nonpartisan entity . It is mainly involved with the Promotion and support of Egyptian Women to achieve gender equality and to eliminate all forms of discrimination against women.
 
Egyptian Centre for Human Rights Education [English][Arabic].
ECHRE is dedicated to promote and ensure Human Rights Education in Egypt and the Arab World.
 
Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights [English][Arabic].
EIPR is an independent Egyptian human rights organization established with the objective to promote and defend the personal rights and freedoms of individuals.
 
Egyptian Organization for Human Rights [English][Arabic].
EOHR is non-profitable NGO working within the framework of the principles established in Universal Declaration of Human Rights and all other international human rights instruments.
 
Egyptians Human Rights Organization's Collective [Arabic].
Aims to be a forum for debate, consultation, consummation and solidarity between human rights organizations in Egypt. It coordinates and cooperates in raising awareness on the principals of human rights through various media resources and training.
 
Habi Center for Environmental Rights [English][Arabic].
Habi Center, established in 2001, works to inform citizens and civil society organizations on environmental issues and mechanisms to defend them. The Center provides current awareness on the importance of environmental laws and the need to legislate laws that protect the environment.
 
Hisham Mubarak Law Center [English][Arabic].
The Center observes violations against human rights in Egypt and provides legal aid and counseling for the victims of the violations.
 
Hisham Mubarak Law Center [English][Arabic].
An Egyptian Law Center active in areas of judicial contestation, legal campaigns and legal research inside Egypt.
 
Human Rights Center for the Assistance of Prisoners [English][Arabic].
The Human Rights Center for the Assistance of Prisoners is a non-political, non-profit civil company that aims to provide legal assistance to prisoners and to advocate for the reform of prisons.
 
Human Rights Information Network in Egypt [Arabic].
The network is a central repository for human rights information and websites in Arabic throughout the Middle East and North Africa.
 
Kefaiah (Enough) [Arabic].
Kefaiah is an independent movement that includes Egyptian and Arab activists. The movement strives to achieve social change. It gains support by the principles of solidarity and cooperation and defends equality and justice. This site is currently suspended!
 
Land Center for Human Rights [English][Arabic].
The center was established to defend the rights of the Egyptian Peasants residing in the rural areas from a human rights perspective. The Center works to elevate the economical and social living standards for the peasants and monitors the social and economic violations that take place inside the Egyptian villages.
 
National Council for Childhood and Motherhood [English].
Thel Council was established in 1988 through Presidential Decree No. 54 as the highest government authority entrusted with policy-making, planning, coordinating, monitoring and evaluation of activities in the areas of protection and development of children. The jurisdiction of the NCCM extends to all government bodies, including the Ministry of Justice, and NGOs on both the national and local levels. The decree establishing the NCCM stipulates that its declarations are mandatory, that is NCCM decisions are final and binding for all ministries.
 
National Council for Human Rights [Arabic].
The National Council of Human Rights is independent in practicing its functions, activities and jurisdiction. It aims at promoting and developing human rights, consolidating their values, spreading awareness of these rights and ensuring their practice.
 
NGO Coalition on the Rights of the Child [English][Arabic].
The NGO Coalition on Child Rights promotes and strengthens a culture of child rights in Egyptian society with special emphasis on working with children as partners. It also works on influencing decision-making institutions in the best interests of the child.
 
Shomou for the Protection of Human Rights .
Shomou Arabic for (candles) is non governmental organization dedicated for the issues of disabilities and the disabled
 
South Center for Human Rights [English][Arabic].
The center is a non-profit organization defending sustainable development and human rights, it monitors collaborative research, policy studies, advocacy, knowledge dissemination and grassroots capacity building, for life betterment of communities and people in the Global South focusing on Middle East and Africa.
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