FDHRD Issued a Report on the Repercussions of the Ukrainian War on the Effectiveness of Sovereign Wealth Funds in Some Countries in Achieving Sustainable Development

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Press Release………………………………………………………………………………….. Today, Monday, May 16, 2022, the Unit of Research and Studies at the Forum for Development and Human Rights Dialogue (FDHRD) issued a new report entitled: (The Ukrainian Crisis: The Role of Sovereign Wealth Funds in Sustainable Development). The report emphasized that there is significant scope for Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) to invest in sustainable development sectors and support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). What makes sovereign funds attractive for sustainable development financing is their long-term and broad-based nature at their core. The report addressed a number of themes, including: First: Defining the Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs)The report

FDHRD Condemns the Growth of Extremism out of Religious Hate Speeches in Some Countries

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Press Release………………………………………………………………………………….. Today, Sunday, May 15, 2022, Forum for Development and Human Rights Dialogue (FDHRD), condemned increasing hate speech against religions in some countries where right-wing extremism is on the rise. This causes inflaming the situation and provoking societal violence on a large scale. FDHRD affirms that the increase of extremist right-wing groups in Europe increases their extremist actions against immigrants in general and Muslims in particular. In Sweden and Denmark, right-wing politicians carry out provocative actions against Muslims, as they burned large numbers of the Qur’an during the month of Ramadan near Muslim neighborhoods under the protection of the

The ECHRD Condemns the Terrorist Attack that Took Place West of Rafah

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Press Release………………………………………………………………………….. Today, Thursday, May 12, 2022, the Egyptian Coalition for Human Rights and Development (ECHRD) condemned the terrorist attack that took place yesterday, Wednesday, targeting a security focal point of the Egyptian Armed Forces, west of Rafah in North Sinai. The attack caused the death of an officer and four soliders from the Border Guard Forces. A terrorist group had carried out a terrorist attack that took place at the beginning of the week on a security focal point and a water crane in western Sinai, which was planned to be used in the development of the Sinai Peninsula.

The ECHRD Condemns the Assassination of Palestinian Journalist Sherine Abu Aqleh while she was working in Jenin Refugee Camp

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Press Release…………………………………………………… Today, Wednesday, May 11, 2022, the Egyptian Coalition for Human Rights and Development (ECHRD) condemned the assassination of Palestinian journalist Sherine Abu Aqleh in the early hours of this morning while she was broadcasting with some of her fellow journalists the storming of the Israeli occupation forces into Jenin refugee camp in the West Bank. They were exposed to direct fire, which also resulted in the injury of journalist Ali Al-Samudi was shot in the back. The occupation forces stormed Jenin with the aim of searching for the last suspect in the implementation of Operation Elad, which took

The ECHRD Condemns the Terrorist Attack at West Sinai Resulting the Killing of an Officer and 10 Soldiers and 5 others injured

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Press Release……………………………………………………………………….. Today, Sunday, May 8, 2022, the Egyptian Coalition for Human Rights and Development (ECHRD) condemned the terrorist attack that targeted a water crane belonging to the Egyptian armed forces in the west of Sinai, which resulted in the death of an officer and ten soldiers. This incident is the first since the beginning of this year, and in the scarcity of similar actions in the past few years with the approach of eliminating the roots of terrorism in Sinai since the launch of the comprehensive operation in 2018. It is worth noting that the water crane, which was

Human rights organizations welcome the decisions to release activists and journalists and re-form the Presidential Pardon Committee, and demand an amendment to the pretrial detention law

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Press Release …………………………………………………………….. The Egyptian Coalition for Human Rights and Development (ECHRD), the Forum for Development and Human Rights Dialogue (FDHRD), and the Arab Network for Digital Media and Human Rights welcomed the decisions announced by the Egyptian authorities to release activists and journalists, the reformation of the Presidential Pardon Committee, and the start of a political dialogue between all parties.The fact that these decisions accompany the issuance of the National Strategy for Human Rights and the declaration of 2022 as the year of civil society, in addition to ending the state of emergency, indicates the existence of a political

FDHRD Issued a Report on the Repercussions of the Ukrainian War on the Effectiveness of Sovereign Wealth Funds in Some Countries in Achieving Sustainable Development

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Press Release………………………………………………………………………………….. Today, Monday, May 16, 2022, the Unit of Research and Studies at the Forum for Development and Human Rights Dialogue (FDHRD) issued a new report entitled: (The Ukrainian Crisis: The Role of Sovereign Wealth Funds in Sustainable Development). The report emphasized that there is significant scope for Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) to invest in sustainable development sectors and

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