You are here

Advanced Search
Russian Forces in Syria and the Building of a Sustainable Military Presence - II
Russia has worked to disband and integrate Iran-backed militia groups as a means to consolidate the structure of a centralized Syrian state and counter Iran’s influence and strategy in Syria. Read More
The Human Rights Movement in Morocco: The Dialectic of Influence
The 2011 uprising changed the structure of the rights movement in Morocco and contributed to widening the human rights base, both in discursive terms as well as in sheer numbers of supporters and defenders. Read More
The Lebanese Legislative Elections: Fragmentation and Polarization
Despite a new electoral law and the long wait for new elections to shake Lebanese politics, the May ballot seems something of a damp squib, with continuing divisions plaguing the political landscape and independent candidates facing significant challenges despite increasing civil society mobilization. Read More
Iraq 2018 Elections: Between Sectarianism and the Nation
The paper gives a cautious reading of the emerging departure from sectarian votes and highlights the importance of the number of votes gained by women candidates, warning nonetheless that key traditional coalitions are still active. Read More
Tunisia’s Local Elections: Entrenching Democratic Practices
The paper shows how the low turnout and Tunisians’ growing disenchantment with the political elite preserved the dominance of Ennahdha and Nidaa Tounes, but stresses municipal elections remain a cornerstone in consolidating democracy at the local level. Read More
The 2018 Arab Elections: Between Citizens’ Disenchantment and Mobilization

Since the 2011 popular protests, the elections in Tunisia, Iraq and Lebanon can be seen as “freer” elections in the Arab world, not least because they haven’t taken place under an autocratic regime.

Read More
Jordan’s Week of Protests Signals Key Change in Power Balance
Protests against the new income tax law have highlighted profound shifts in the Jordanian state's relationship with the business community as a new and influential component of society. Read More
ARI held international expert meeting on security frameworks, transition and inclusion
ARI held a closed meeting in June in Tunis to explore emerging trends in the Arab world and discuss experiences in mediation and conflict resolution. Read More
The Impact of the Human Rights Movement in Tunisia: Between Legislation and Practice (2010-2016)
The human rights movement in Tunisia has actively participated in drafting bills and lobbied for policy reform, but with varying degrees of success as to the impact of the tools and mechanisms used in the post-revolution environment. Read More
Brochure 2017: Carving Out a Distinct Position

ARI has established a strong reputation for the quality and exclusivity of publications and events.

Read More