Institut d'Études sur le Droit et la Justice dans les sociétés Arabes

The Institute

The Institute of law and justice in Arab societies (IEDJA) was launched under the sponsorship of the Institute of higher judicial studies (IHEJ). IEDJA aims to bring together renowned legal personalities known for their intellectual and professional legal expertise on Arab societies.

IEDJA is an apolitical organisation and its ethos is to observe, facilitate, and allow for informed discussions of law and justice in the Arab-speaking region. As a non-profit, private organisation, IEDJA finances its activities from grants and contributions from partners and members.

About us

Chair Ahmed el Koshery. Vice-chair Antoine Garapon. Secretary general Amr Soliman. Advisory board Ahmad Mahiou, Ali Mezghani, Tony Moussa. Programme Director  Sara Razai. Fellow researchers Leïla De Casimacker, Mehdi El Harrak, Edouard Jourdain, Léo Marty.

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Through our IEDJA website, our goal is to create a forum for exchange – a free forum that seeks to generate information, publications, comments and opinions on the evolution of law in Arab countries. This virtual meeting space is open to legal professionals with a personal connection to the region. It is open for those […]

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Fellow researchers

Amr Soliman A lawyer by training, Amr Soliman holds a master’s degree in comparative international private law from the University of Jean Moulin Lyon III. He is a doctoral candidate from the same university. Amr joined IHEJ in March 2013 where he was responsible for the Arab countries development programme. Before joining IHEJ, Amr Soliman […]

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Join us

To join the Institute send the following documents at: or by mail at: IEDJA, IHEJ, 8 rue chanoinesse. 75004 Paris France. Documents 1- CV 2- Registration form 3- Payment method* *Registration fees are set at 50 euros or 15 euros for students and job seekers

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