Types of Violence - Egypt

A Continuation of Violations: Military Policy Towards Women Human Rights Defenders

14.05.2015 / Created by (EMWF)

This report conducted in the framework of the Women Human Rights Defenders Program (WHRDP) of Nazra for Feminist Studiesdescribes the violations endured by women human rights defenders under the deposed regime of Mubarak. Moreover, it highlights the perpetuation of violence by the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces since it came into power in February 2011 and presents the virginity tests as an example of the gender violence against women human rights defenders after the start of the revolution.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Amir Masa
  • Publishing house : Nazra for Feminist Studies
  • Publication date : 2011
  • Number of pages : 14
  • Language : English


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