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The Setback of Women Women’s Representation in the Shura Council Fake Nominations and No Results

The Egyptian Center for Women’s Rights was disappointed by the final results of the 2010 mid-term elections of the Shura Council, as only one woman won in Kafr El Sheikh Governorate. These results are to be expected because there were a small number of female candidates and an absence of party support, since failing to nominate women as their party’s … Continue reading

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Second Monitoring Press Release: Shura Elections

The Administrative Court acknowledged the Right of NGOs to Monitor; Found New Inventions of Election rigging The Administrative Courts issued a ruling on the 1st of June, 2010 in case No 34703/64, which gave “the right to NGOs to monitor the election process in accordance with principals of transparency, integrity, and the establishment of democracy.” A complaint was filed by … Continue reading

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