In the spotlight
This 4th edition of the ADI reflects the positive impact of the Arab Spring of 2011 of the 9 countries from its in-depth survey carried out by Arab social scientists.
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November 2014, Asma Nouira
In this Jadal paper, the president of the Observatoire Tunisien de la Transition Démocratique looks at the rise of the Union patriotique libre (UPL) in Tunisia's legislative elections and the role of campaign funding and potential vote buying.
November 2014, Dina El Khawaga
As Sisi visited the US in October 2014, this Jadal paper discusses how the Egyptian regime is in the process of tightening its grip through holding unprecedented numbers of political detainees, incriminating all political activities by students, cracking down on human rights activists by criminalising receiving funding for human rights activities, and redrawing electoral constituencies in its favour ahead of the awaited legislative elections.