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Dangerous industries monitoring guide

June 2, 2015

Guide on how to monitor and confront violations   State policies strongly encourage foreign investment and industrialized countries increasingly export their highly polluting industries to

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Filing complaints of violations of the right to drinking water: a guide

April 17, 2015

Violations of the right to drinking water in all the governorates of Egypt continuously take place in different shapes, whether in terms of access to

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The right to water in Egypt

December 11, 2014

Water is a severely limited resource in Egypt.  Most people in cities have access to water, though not on a regular basis (with cuts of a couple of hours a ...

Egypt: Forced to allow coal

December 11, 2014

In the last year, in Egypt the cement industry has orchestrated a very strong push to switch their factories from natural gas to coal. In February 2014 during a public lecture ...

Habi supports demand to enshrine human rights in 2015 climate agreement

December 11, 2014

The Habi Center for Environmental Rights supports the call on the ministers meeting in Lima to enshrine ‘human rights for all’ in the next year’s global climate agreement. In an open ...

International conventions on the right information, participation and litigation

April 3, 2014

International conventions on the right information, participation and litigation This booklet deals with how environmental rights relate to other rights, how the right to access of resources relates to different ...

Environmental Rights and Asbestos

April 2, 2014

When the Egyptian government decided to allow asbestos imports in 1999 the Habi Center for Environmental Rights and other organisations took this to court. This resulted in a court ruling ...

A guide on the right to a healthy work environment:

January 19, 2014

When a judicial precedent forced the Ministry of Manpower to apply the two decades old laws on a healthy work environment and workers safety we created a guide on the ...

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