New Constitutional Amendments in Egypt: Causes and Consequences

  • Tarihler: 19 – 19 Mar, 2019

The Center for Islam and Global Affairs (CIGA), in association with Aljazeera Centre for Studies and Aljazeera Mubasher, is hosting a seminar to discuss the recent constitutional amendments made in Egypt.

Title of the Seminar: "New Constitutional Amendments in Egypt: Causes and Consequences"

Date: March 19, 2019, Tuesday       
Time: 13:30 pm to 17:00 pm
Venue: IZU ISEFAM Auditorium
Host: Center for Islam and Global Affairs (CIGA) at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University (IZU)

The seminar will conclude in two panels.


Salim Almahroukey
(Aljazeera Arabic Presenter)

Panel – I 
Time: 13:30 to 15:00

Role of Constitutional Amendments in Consolidating Authoritarian Rule


Mr. Ayman Nour (Chairman of Ghad El-Thawra Party)

Dr. Tareq Alzomor (Former Chairman of Construction and Development Party)

Dr. Yasin Aktay (Ibn Haldun University/AK Party)

Dr. Gamal Nassar (IZU)

Panel – II
Time: 15:30 to 17:00

The New Constitutional Amendments and the Future of Egypt: Domestic and Regional Perspectives


Dr. Saifeldin Abdelfattah (Ex-professor, University of Cairo)

Dr. Essam Abdelshafi (International Relations Academy)

Dr. Burhan Koroğlu (Ibn Haldun University)

Dr. Muhammad Ilhamy (Researcher, Epyptian Institute for Studies)


  • The speakers will use Arabic as medium of language during the seminar which will be live broadcast on Aljazeera Mubashir.
  • Live translation in Turkish language will be available for the participants.
CIGA & Aljazeera-EN