Posted by: APO | 23 November 2016

Egypt NGO bill threatens to “devastate” civil society, UN expert warns

United Nations expert Maina Kiai has expressed serious alarm at Egypt’s approval of a draft law which would impose major restrictions on the work of non-governmental organizations (NGOs). Mr. Kiai said that if the bill became law, it would devastate the country’s civil society for generations to come and turn it into a government puppet. The Egyptian Parliament approved the bill on 15 November… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/egypt-ngo-bill-threatens-to-devastate-civil-society-un-expert-warns?lang=en


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