Andalus Institute for Tolerance and anti-Violence Studies

Areas of Focus:
Address: 24 Hussien Hegazy St. off Al Kasr Al Eini St. - Cairo , Egypt .

Mission Statement

Andalus Institute for Tolerance and anti-Violence Studies is an independent research institution, that relies on the values of tolerance and citizenship ,aiming at contributing to human development in Egyptian and Arabic societies , and on its way to achieving that , the institute confirms its commitment to “declaration of principles on tolerance , proclaimed and signed by the member states of UNESCO on 16 November 1995 ” , and all international declarations , covenants , treaties , and bills pertaining to the subject of human rights issued by the un or any of its sub-organization. 

The institute does not involve in any activity that could affect its integrity and transparency.

The targeted issues
Spreading the culture of tolerance through fighting and antagonizing

Cultural intolerance
Racial intolerance
Sexual intolerance
Political intolerance (democracy)
Religious intolerance


Target group

Youth (both males and females) from the age of 15 to 35

Administrative structure

Observing and Research unit (ORU)
Training and awareness unit (tau)
Public relations unit (PRU)
Publication and Documentation unit (PDU)