Side Event: Increasing Death Sentences and Executions in Egypt

This side event at the Human Rights Council takes place on Wednesday, 20 June, 16:00-17:00, room XXIII of the Palais des Nations.  It is organized by the ICJ.


  • Dr. Agnes Callamard, UN Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions
  • Saïd Benarbia, Director of the ICJ Middle East and North Africa Programme
  • Salma El Hosseiny, Human Rights Council Advocate at ISHR
  • Ahmed Ezzat, Amnesty International

Flyer in ENG (PDF): Geneva-Side-Event-Increasing-Death-Sentences-and-Executions-in-Egypt-June2018-ENG