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Ibrahim Ezz El-Din

Ibrahim Ezz El-Din

Egyptian Commission for Rights and Freedoms (ECRF)

Ibrahim Ezz El-Din is an architectural planning engineer and researcher at the Egyptian Commission for Rights and Freedoms (ECRF) who works on the right to housing and forced evictions in Egypt.


A significant crackdown on civil society in Egypt has been taking place since 2014. HRDs face an extremely challenging situation due to restrictions imposed on civil society and peaceful public gatherings and protests, travel bans, the arrest and sentencing of HRDs, bloggers, journalists and protesters, as well as an ongoing smear campaign against human rights groups.