The Colonialism of Care: A Critical Approach to the Lebanese Experience

  One Year After Court Case: What Next?   At the beginning of April 2015, Tarek Mallah filed a case against the Ministry of Social Affairs and thmore >>

Labor Laws in Egypt: A Step Towards Freedom of Forming Unions

The movement to establish independent unions in Egypt began prior to the January 25 Revolution of 2011 with the founding of four independent labor unions: the Real Estmore >>

To be a Woman in Manal’s Lebanon

Manal al-Assi’s killer got an actual prison sentence of three years and nine months, including the period of detention. This means he will be free in only 18 monmore >>

Children’s Rights Violations in the Context of the Civil and Youth Movement (#YouStink)... more >>

The Launch of the ‘Judicial Independence: a Social Priority in Lebanon’ Project... more >>

Civil Society Backs Families of Missing After Calls to Reconsider Lebanese State Council Decision... more >>

Open Letter to Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam... more >>

Judging Identities: Beirut Criminal Court’s Phobia of Homosexuality and Right to Privacy*

Imagine hearing that a friend with whom you dined yesterday was murdered. Imagine that during the initial investigation of this friend’s murder, you inadvertently d... more >>

Economic and Legal Militarization in Egypt: What’s Next?

On September 18, 2016, public attention turned to the Military Court in Alexandria for the verdict in the prosecution of 26 workers[1] of the Alexandria Shipyard Company.... more >>

Crime Prevention in Jordan: Consecrating Jalwa

The Jordanian government has recently decided to make an amendment to the Crime Prevention Law. The aim of the draft law is to limit and regulate the tribal jalwa (for... more >>

Restricting Refugees: Measuring Municipal Power in Lebanon

In recent months, a number of municipal authorities in various parts of Lebanon have established new procedures to regulate the presence of Syrian refugees in their ar... more >>

The Lebanese Judiciary Laid Bare: Changing Tides and Trials

The announcement of the ruling in the case of Manal Assi, which reduced to five years the sentence of imprisonment of her husband for savagely murdering her, provoked ... more >>

Homosexuality is not a crime

In Lebanon, homosexuals continue to be arrested and prosecuted for their sexual orientation, based on Article 534 of the Criminal Code, which sanctions “sexual intercourse ag... more >>

Testimony of Former General Ahmad Agheilovi in the case of Braka coast

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Advocate for the rights of "day-workers" in court

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Why did "Spinneys" workers resort to Justice?

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Testimony of Mr. Mohamad ElHaini (Moroccan Former Judge)

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