Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies

The Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS) is an independent non-governmental organisation founded in Egypt in 1993. It aims to promote respect for the principles of human rights and democracy; to analyse the difficulties facing the application of International Human Rights Law and the dissemination of human rights culture in the Arab Region; and to engage in dialogue between cultures in respect to the various International Human Rights treaties and declarations.

Grant History

2011-2012: £35,000

Website: http://www.cihrs.org/?lang=en

Located in: Egypt
Working in: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Libya, Syria, United Arab Emirates