Project Description

March 2019

This joint submission for the Universal Periodic Review of Egypt was submitted by WILPF together with the Center for Egyptian Women’s Legal Assistance (CEWLA) and ElNadim Center for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence and Torture. The submission brings to the surface the lack of action from the Egyptian State to uphold women’s rights in the country and addresses specific violations pertaining to women’s rights in law and practice. Furthermore, the submission presents relevant recommendations.