Al-Ahram Weekly Online   14 - 20 December 2006
Issue No. 824
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

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Three years later
The government's flagship human rights organisation has done nothing to limit human rights violations, writes Bahey Eldin Hassan
Early beginnings
International law affords definable rights to children, but implementat ion remains a chequered affair, writes Hoda Badran
The trouble with Sanhuri
When we look into the past legal history of Egypt for heroes we have to be careful, writes Amr Shalakany
Struggle for independence
Guaranteed judicial independence is the first step towards the meaningful reform and revival of the nation of Egypt, writes Hesham El-Bastawissy
Violence against women
Poor record in addressing the gender-specific nature of violence against women, writes Fatma Khafagy
From deadlock to democracy
It is around constitutional reform that all opposition forces in Egypt coalesce in consensus, writes Mona Makram Ebeid
The rights of Islam
At the heart of Islam are values all people can exalt, writes Zeinab Radwan
Editorial: Opening a Pandora box
By Seheir Kansouh-Habib
Freedom needs a free press
Key to a culture of human rights is journalism that acts on its social and ethical conscience, writes Nour Farahat
Looking ahead to rights
While large-scale human rights violations persist on the continent, Africa's human rights system is robust and getting stronger, writes Ahmed Haggag
Human rights at a crossroads
Human rights abuses, and how to deal with them, threaten the international human rights system itself, writes Hedayat Abdel Nabi
Defeating terrorism through human rights
Core to confronting violence in contemporary world politics is the struggle to extend the equity and protection of just law, writes Fouad Abdel Moneim Riad
Bringing human rights home
In interview with Beyond, Boutros Boutros-Ghali sets out a vision for human rights awareness and protection in Egypt

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