Abdelkader al Khadiri

Alice Alunni

Researcher at Durham University

Jana Dhaiby


Diana Abbas

Co-Founder Impact Lebanon

Hassan Abbas

Syrian Researcher and author.

Mona Abbas Fadhl

Bahraini Researcher and Writer.

Dalia Abd Elhameed

Ahmed Abd Rabou

Visiting Scholar at the Center for Middle East Studies, University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies.

Nadine Abdalla

Assistant Professor of Sociology, American University in Cairo

Bilal Abdallah

Adel Abdel Ghafar

Nayera Abdel Rahman

Mohammad Abdel Salam
Mohammad Abdel Salam

Research Fellow at Al Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies

Ziad Abdel Samad

Executive Director, Arab NGO Network for Development

Soha Abdelaty

Reem Abdelhaliem

Islam Abdelmajid

Yacine Abderahmane

Algerian writer and researcher

People - Suzanne Abdul-Reda Abourjeili
Suzanne Abdul-Reda Abourjeili

Faculty member, Faculty of Education - Lebanese University

Eyyad Abdullah

Marie-Noëlle AbiYaghi

Director, Lebanon Support

Heba Abou Shnief

Research Advisor at the John D. Gerhart Center for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement at the American University of Cairo.

Sawsan Abou Zainedin

Syrian architect and urban development planner

Oussama AbouBakr

Noha Aboueldahab

Fellow, Brookings Doha Center

Yasmina Abouzzohour

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Belfer Center for International Affairs, Harvard University

Paul Achcar
Paul Achcar

Retired Journalist

Moussa Acherchour

Independent researcher

Tewfick Aclimandos

Amr Adly

Non-resident scholar at the Carnegie Middle East Center.

Mohamed Ahmed Bennis

Research Fellow, Centre d’Etudes et de Recherches en Sciences Sociales, Rabat

Hind Ahmed Zaki
Hind Ahmed Zaki

Consultant at Nazra for Feminist Studies, Cairo, Egypt.

Maher Akhttiar

Maher Akhttiar is a writer and researcher.

Rasha Al Aqeedi

Senior Analyst and Program Head, Human Security Unit, Newlines Institute

Araa Al Jaramani
Araa Al Jaramani

Maher Al Junaidy

Researcher, author, journalist, and media consultant

Isam al Khafaji

Iraqi scholar and writer

Almoutassim Al Kilani
Almoutassim Al Kilani

Syrian jurist specializing in international law and human rights.

Maged Al Madhaji

Researcher, human rights activist and Director of the Center for Civil Rights and Democracy in Yemen

Hani al Masri

Director of the Bada’el Centre for Information, Research and Studies in Egypt.

Abdul Kafi al Rahabi

Assistant Professor at the Yemeni Center for Studies and Research.

Fatima Al Sayah, PhD

Health services and health outcomes researcher at the School of Public Health, University of Alberta (Canada)

Ranime Al Sheltawy

Abedbasset al Wasi

Sasha Al-Alou
Sasha Al-Alou

Syrian researcher and author of several studies and research papers

Sokrat Al-Alou
Sokrat Al-Alou

Syrian researcher

Mustafa Al-Awik

Editor-in-chief, Lebanon Arabi

Abdel-Nasser al-Ayed
Abdel-Nasser al-Ayed

A novelist and researcher in Syrian military and strategic affairs.

Awadh Al-Badi

Research Fellow at King Faisal Centre for Research and Islamic Studies, Saudi Arabia.

Akram Al-Bunni

Syrian writer.

Elie Al-Chaer

Professor and Chairperson

Maysa Shuja Al-Deen
Maysaa Shuja Al-Deen

Yemeni researcher

Abderrahman al-Haj
Abderrahman al-Haj

Professor at Social Sciences University of Ankara.

Omar al-Jaffal

Iraqi journalist

Mohammed Al-Mahfali

Affiliated Researcher, Centre for Advanced Middle Eastern Studies- Lund University, Sweden

Younes al-Marzouki
Younes al-Marzouki

Ali Al-Mawlawi
Ali Al-Mawlawi

Head of Research at Al-Bayan Center, Iraq

Mohamed Al-Mekhlafi

Ghassan Al-Mufleh
Ghassan Al-Mufleh

Syrian journalist.

Abbas Al-Murshid

Bahraini Researcher

Osamah Al-Rawhani

Deputy Executive Director - Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies

Hashim Al-Rikabi

Assistant Lecturer at University of Kufa, Iraq

Ibraheem Al-Saadi


Ibraheem Al-Saadi

Research and Communications Intern

Amr Al-Shobaki

Former Egyptian parliamentarian and head of the Arab European unit in the Al-Ahram Centre for Political and Strategic Studies.

Azmi al-Shuaibi
Azmi al-Shuaibi

Director of AMAN, first coalition of civil society organizations in Palestine.

Abdulnabi Alekry

President of the Bahrain Transparency Society.

Ismail Alexandrani

Freelance journalist and field researcher at the Egyptian Center for Economic and Social Rights.

Dina Ali


Fathi Ali

Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Benghazi, Libya.

Riyad Ali

A Syrian judge

Basma Alloush
Basma Alloush

Advocacy and Communications Officer at the Norwegian Refugee Council USA.

Huda Alsahi

Researcher - Gender & State-Society in the Gulf

Jafar Alshayeb

Saudi writer and rights activist

Malak Altaeb

Libyan researcher

Jamal Altahat

Senior fellow in the Institute for Statecraft, London.

Hussein Alwaday

Writer and media expert on the reality of the Yemeni and Arab religious movements.

Mohammad Alwuhaib

Professor of political philosophy at Kuwait University and the Head of the Kuwait Center for Active Citizenship

Ahmed Amin

Amine al-Sharif

Ilina Angelova

Sirine Anouti

Public Health Researcher - Issam Fares Institute

Rachid Aourraz
Rachid Aourraz

Arab Reform Initiative
Arab Reform Initiative

Article 19
Article 19

Roger Asfar

Syrian journalist and researcher

Maha Assabalani
Maha Assabalani

Nizam Assaf
Nizam Assaf

Director of the Amman Center for Human Rights Studies

Lydia Assouad

Research fellow, World Inequality Lab

Lina Atallah

Journalist and Co-founder of Mada Masr

Jaime Atienza

Global Debt Policy Lead, Oxfam International

Nidhal Attia

Coordinator of Environmental Program, Heinrich Böll Stiftung North Africa-Tunisia

Reem Awny Abuzaid

Feminist, socio-legal researcher, PhD student

Arab Reform Initiative - Chiara Ayad
Chiara Ayad

Project coordinator at the Norwegian Center for Conflict Resolution

Joey Ayoub

Lebanese writer, researcher and activist based in Geneva

Abdelrahman Ayyash

Egyptian researcher and journalist

Tariq Azizah
Tariq Azizah

Tariq Azizah is a Syrian author and researcher

Maha Azzam

Associate fellow, Middle East and North Africa programme, Chatham House

Cecilia Baeza
Cecilia Baeza

Professor of International Relations at Pontificia Universidade Católica and the Getulio Vargas Foundation in São Paulo.

Ahmad Baha’eddin Shaaban

Member of the Egyptian Movement for Change “Kifaya”.

Sami Bahri

Tunisian activist

Alessandra Bajec

Freelance journalist - Tunis

Adel Bakawan

Director of Sociology Center, Soran University and Director of Research, Institut de Recherche et d’Etudes Méditerannée Moyen Orient (iReMMO)

Noha Bakr

Professor of Political Science at the American University in Cairo (AUC)

Zeina Bali

Co-Founder SPACE

Nassim Balla

Independent Algerian researcher and civil society activist

Alexandra Barahona de Brito

Expert on human rights and democratisation issues and on the politics of memory.

Ronald Barakat
Ronald Barakat

Executive Director of Lebanese Transparency Association.

Jessica Barnes

Scholar of resource use and environmental change in the Middle East

Wesam Basandu

Yemeni Researcher and Political Writer


Bahar Başer

Associate Professor at the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations, Coventry University, UK

Khayreddine Basha

Tunisian legal expert and writer

Zahra Bazzi

Arab NGOs Network for Development

Rabia Belhejla

Tarek Ben Chaabane

Haykel Ben Mahfoudh
Haykel Ben Mahfoudh

Professor of Law in the Faculty of Legal, Political and Social Sciences at the University of Carthage.

Ines Ben Saad Nagara

Tunisian Union of Agriculture and Fishery (UTAP)

Sihem Ben Sedrine

Former President of the Truth and Dignity Commission (IVD)

Joachim Ben Yakoub

Writer, researcher and lecturer

Sana Benbelli

Professor of sociology, Université Hassan II, Casablanca

Mohamed Benhlal

Said Bennis

Professor at Mohamed V University – Faculty of Literature and Social Science

Myriam Benraad
Myriam Benraad

Mehdi K. Benslimane
Mehdi K. Benslimane

Alain Bifani

Former Director General of Finance, Ministry of Finance (Lebanon)

Hameed Bohkak

Research fellow, Centre d’études et de recherches en sciences sociales, Rabat.

Cyrine Bouajila

Architect and professor at the National School of Architecture and Urbanisme (ENAU), Tunisia

Redouane Boudjemaa

Professor of Media and Communications, University of Algiers

Sofiane Bouhdiba

Sofiane Bouhdiba is a professor of demography at the University of Tunis, Tunisia.

Samia Bouslema Ltaief

Tunisian Forum for Economic and Social Rights (FTDES)

Zied Boussen

Research Fellow - Tunis

Diana Buttu

Ramallah-based analyst and lawyer

Eduardo Cabrita
Eduardo Cabrita

Member of the Portuguese Assembly of the Republic.

Myriam Catusse

Researcher at Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) and Institut Français du Proche Orient (IFPO)

Gavin Cawthra

Chair in Defence and Security Management at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.

Hatem Chakroun

Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law and Political Sciences in Tunis and researcher at the Tunisian Monitor of Democratic Transition.

Chérine Chams El-Dine
Chérine Chams El-Dine

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Faculty of Economics and Political Science at Cairo University

Kareem Chehayeb


Hafedh Chekir

Demographer and statistician and member of the Observatoire Tunisien de la Transition Démocratique.

Hafedha Chekir

Professor of Public Law and human rights activist.

Rachid Chennani

Anis Chérif-Alami


Julia Choucair Vizoso

Non-resident Senior Fellow - Director of Environmental Programme

Alain Christnacht

Former High Commissioner of the French Republic in New Caledonia and a former Adviser to the State.

Virginie Collombier
Virginie Collombier

Joseph Daher

Part-time Affiliate Professor at the European University Institute, in the "Wartime and Post-Conflict in Syria Project"

Karim Daher

President, ALDIC

Ghazi Dahman
Ghazi Dahman

Syrian writer and journalist.

Muna Dajani

Palestinian environmental researcher and activist

Antranik Dakessian

Associate Professor at the Haigazian University in Beirut.

Pedro Dallari
Pedro Dallari

Danish Refugee Council

Sami Daoud


Sabr Darwish

Sabr Darwish is a researcher and journalist.

Fatiha Dazi-Héni

Gulf and Middle East researcher at IRSEM

Blandine Destremau

Charlotte Dib

Finance Officer

Eleni Diker

Migration researcher, UNU-MERIT / Maastricht University

Ishac Diwan

Professor of Economics at Paris Sciences et Lettres

Nacer Djabi
Nacer Djabi

Professor of sociology at the University of Algiers II

Daho Djerbal

Assistant Professor and Head of Naqd Magazine, Algeria.

Brookings Doha Center

Siham Drissi

Souha Drissi

PhD student, Tunisia

Mathilde Dugit-Gros

Michele Dunne
Michele Dunne

Senior Associate, Middle East Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Salah Eddin Jorshi

Tunisian Journalist, Researcher and Expert in Islamic movements and Civil Society.

Rabea Eghbariah

Palestinian researcher and human rights attorney

Mohamed El Agati

Director, Arab Forum for Alternative Studies

Samir El Aita

General Director of Mafhoum (Concept) and Le Monde Diplomatique - Arabic Edition

Karim El Chazli

PhD student in law at Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris.

Yosra El Gendi

Nadim El Jamal

Research Fellow

Soraya El Kahlaoui

Moroccan activist and researcher

Nadim El Kak

Researcher, Lebanese Center for Policy Studies

Amina El Messaoudi

Professor in Consitutional Law, University Mohammed V, Morocco.

Youssef El-Chazli

Magdi El-Gizouli

Sudanese academic and Fellow at the Rift Valley Institute.

Ibrahim El-Houdaiby

Independent political researcher.

Fadi El-Jardali

Professor of Health Policy and Systems, American University of Beirut

Joseph El-Khoury
Joseph El-Khoury

MD MSc PGCert. (EBPT), FRCPsych

Omar El-Shenety
Omar El-Shenety

Bououchma Elhadi

ElSayed Mahmoud ElSehamy

PhD candidate, University of Manchester

Abd el-Rahman Elzoghaimy

Political Activist.

Moaaz ElZoughby

Former analyst and project manager at Arab Reform Initiative

Belhassen Ennouri

Ahmed Ezzat

Egyptian lawyer and human rights activist

Heba Raouf Ezzat

Assistant professor of Political Theory and Civilization Studies at ibn Haldun-Istanbul University.

Georges Fahmi

Researcher at Arab Forum for Alternatives, PhD researcher at the European University in Florence.

Hani Fakhani


Tamirace Fakhoury

Associate professor in Political Sciences and International Affairs

Jihad Farah

Scholar of urban planning in Lebanon

Farah Al Shami

Research Fellow - Beirut

Yasmine Farouk

Omar Fassatoui

Human Rights Officer, UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (Tunisia)

Mohammed Fathy Hassan

Sameh Fawzi

Egyptian Researcher

Ismail Fayed
Ismail Fayed

Independent writer and researcher.

Ali Fayyad

Director of the Studies and Documentation Center, Lebanon.

Thomas Fibiger

Associate Professor, University of Aarhus, Denmark

Jean-Pierre Filiu

Middle East History Professor at Sciences Po

Andrew Findell-Aghnatios

Programme and Communications Coordinator

Jeremie Fosse

Co-founder and President, Eco-Union

Fouad Fouad

Co-Director, Refugees Health Program, AUB

Fouad Mohammad Fouad

Surgeon and Visiting Assistant Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut.

Hind Ftouhi

Hassan II Veterinary and Agronomic Institute

Roba Gaafar

Economics Researcher

Mohamed Gad

Economic Journalist

Ehab Galal

Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Wael Gamal


Heba Gamaldin

Bouhania Gaoui

Florence Gaub

Deputy Director, EU Institute for Security Studies, Paris.

Carmen Geha

Assistant Professor at the American University of Beirut

Nael Georges

Hanin Ghaddar
Hanin Ghaddar

Managing Editor of NOW – English (mmedia.me) and board member at the Arab Reform Initiative.

Alaa Ghanaam

Head of Right to Health Unit, Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR)

Ahmad Gharbeia

Information activist

Cláudio Gonçalves Couto

Department of Public Management, Getulio Vargas Foundation, São Paulo, Brazil.

KM Gopakumar

Legal Advisor, Third World Network (TWN)

Bouhania Goui
Bouhania Goui

Professor of Political Science and International Relations at Kasdi Merbah University, Algeria.

Moussa Grifa

Researcher, Tripoli University, Libya.

Bridget Guarasci

Anthropologist and scholar of Iraq

Mohammed Hachemaoui

Professor of Political Science at the University of Algeria

Said Haddadi

Head of Communications

Lydia Haddag

PhD Candidate

Waseem Hafez

A reseacher into Syrian affairs

Nasma Haïdar

Administrative and Financial Director

Issam Haj Hussein

Operations Director for the Coalition for Accountability and Integrity (AMAN), Palestine.

Firas Haj Yehia

Syrian human rights lawyer.

Yasseen Haj-Saleh
Yasseen Haj-Saleh

Syrian Writer

Taghrid Hajjali

President, Health and Environment Committee, Lebanese Order of Physicians

Samer Hajjar

Political activist and university professor

Lutfi Hajji

Tunisian journalist and human rights activist.

Fares Halabi

Arab Reform Initiative and active within the Lebanese protest movement

Sami Halabi

Director of Knowledge at Triangle

Fouad Halbouni

Ghassan Hamadeh

Professor & Chair, Family Medicine, CMIO, AUB Medical Center, American University of Beirut

Abdelali Hamieddine
Abdelali Hamieddine

Professor of political science and constitutional law at the University of Mohammed V, Rabat.

Afef Hammami Marrakchi

Professor at Sfax Faculty of Law

Hamza Hamouchene

Algerian activist and researcher

Salwa Hamrouni
Salwa Hamrouni

Mona Harb

Beirut Urban Lab, AUB

Seham Harb

Retired professor of education at the Faculty of Education at the Lebanese University

Mujahid Hashim Yahia

Shimaa Hatab

Yasmin Helal

Journalist and researcher

Darine Helwe

Reporter, Sky News Arabia

Ghazi Hidouci

Former Algerian economy minister.

Salma Houerbi
Salma Houerbi

Independent Researcher

Nadim Houry

Executive Director

Khaled Hroub

Director of the Cambridge Arab Media Project at Cambridge University, United Kingdom.

Hussam Hussein

Scholar of hydropolitics in Jordan

Salma Hussein

Economic Researcher and Journalist

Alia Ibrahim

Co-founder, Daraj Media

Haydar Ibrahim Ali

Director of the Center for Sudanese Studies.

Hussain Isma’eel

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Donia Ismail

Nahla Issa

Pharmaceutical Consultant

Mayaz Itani

Financial and Administrative IO

Stephen J. King

Professor of Government at Georgetown University

Hana Jaber
Hana Jaber

Senior Research Fellow

Wesam Jalahej

Non-resident Fellow

Rana Jawad

Director of Studies, Bath University

Emna Jeblawi

Tunisian academic and researcher.

Murhaf Jouejati

Mohamed Jouili

Professor in Sociology, University of Tunis

Eya Jrad

Researcher and Assistant Professor of Security Studies and Criminal Justice, Tunisia

Nawaf Kabbara

President, National Association for the Rights of Disabled People in Lebanon

Oula Kadhum

Mohamed Kadiri

Assistant Professor of Sociology, Ibn Zohr University, Agadir, Morocco

Mohamed Kadri Said

Head of Strategic and Security Studies Unit, Al-Ahram Center for Political & Strategic Studies, Cairo, Egypt.

Azza Kamel Maghur
Azza Kamel Maghur

Libyan lawyer and member of the Libyan Council for Human Rights.

Sarine Karajerjian

Program Director of the Environmental Politics (ARI), Senior Project Manager (CIBLW)

Karam Karam

Lebanese Center for Policy Studies.

Ayah Karra-Aly

Consultant (Intern)

Beesan Kassab

Amer Katbeh
Amer Katbeh

Freelance researcher

Salam Kawakibi
Salam Kawakibi

Salam Kawakibi is the Director of the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies (Paris), and an Associate Researcher at ARI.

Bilel Kckouk

Abdulhadi Khalaf

Bahraini Researcher and Associate Profesor at the Department of Sociology, Lund University.

Asma Khalifa

Libyan activist and researcher

Mustafa Khalifa

Jade Khalife

Independent Health Expert

Amir Khalil

Omnia Khalil

Lina Khatib
Lina Khatib

Head of Middle East and North Africa Programme, Chatham House, London.

Munira Khayyat

Anthropologist, war ecologies in South Lebanon

Rachid Khechana

Tunisian Writer and Journalist.

Intissar Kherigi

Salim Khiat

Researcher in anthropology - Algeria

Bassma Kodmani

Former Executive Director, Arab Reform Initiative

Marie Kortam

Researcher at the Institut français du Proche-Orient (Ifpo)

Michèle Kosremelli Asmar

Associate Professor at Université Saint-Joseph and Director of the Higher Institute of Public Health

Khawla Ksiksi

Radha Kumar
Radha Kumar

Ezzan Kunna

Sudanese public health expert and writer

Taher Labadi
Taher Labadi

PhD in economics from Paris-Dauphine University in France

Malek Lakhal

Research Fellow - Tunis

Karima Lazali

Clinical psychologist and psychoanalyst

Alimar Lazkani

Syrian researcher

Reinoud Leenders

Associate Professor - King’s College London

Felix Legrand
Felix Legrand

Independent researcher and consultant working on Syria.

Clóvis Henrique Leite de Souza

Chiara Loschi

Scholar of waste management in Tunisia

Adel Ltifi
Adel Ltifi

Lecturer in contemporary history of the Arab World at Université Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris 3.

Derek Lutterbeck

Deputy Director and Holder of the Swiss Chair at the Mediterranean Academy of Diplomatic Studies, Malta.

Benjamin Lydon

Joelle M. Abi-Rached

Invited Researcher at the École normale supérieure and Associate Researcher at Sciences Po

Lassaâd M'Sahli

Secretary General, Tunisia's Pharmaceuticals Science Society

Olivia Macharis
Olivia Macharis

Issam Fares Institute on Public Policy and International Affairs in Beirut

Abidine Maettalla

Mauritanian Activist

Faisal Mahboub

Azzam Mahjoub
Azzam Mahjoub

Emeritus Professor of Economics at the University of Tunis.

Rustom Mahmoud
Rustom Mahmoud

Syrian writer and researcher

Rayan Majed
Rayan Majed

Lebanese journalist and researcher

Ziad Majed

Political Scientist and Associate Professor at AUP

Tala Majzoub
Tala Majzoub

Research Assistant

Ayssen Makni

Karim Mallak

Antoine Maltais

French researcher.

Dina Mandour

PhD Candidate at Université Paris

Afifa Mannai
Afifa Mannai

Researcher in political sciences and former university professor

Diana Mansour

Tahdir Programme Director

Khaled Mansour

Non-resident Senior Fellow

Christophe Maroun

Lebanese researcher and activist

Luis Martinez
Luis Martinez

Senior Research Fellow, CERI- Sciences Po, Paris.

Rafael Martinez

Professor of Political Science at the University of Barcelona. Associated researcher, CIDOB

Mohammed Masbah
Mohammed Masbah

Director of the Moroccan Institute for Policy Analysis

Fatmé Masri

Project Director - SAWT

Stephan Massing

World Bank Group

Mohammed Islem Mbarki

Brent McCann

Consultant at Camber Collective, USA

Ahmed Mefreh

Director, Committee for Justice

Zaki Mehchy

Senior Consulting Fellow at Chatham House

Pascal Ménoret

Research Fellow, King Faisal Foundation for Research and Islamic Studies

Franck Mermier

Anware Mnasri

Judge at the Administrative Court

Marwa Mohamed

Head of Advocacy and Outreach, Lawyers for Justice in Libya

Omar Mohammed

Adjunct Lecturer, Sciences Po Paris and PhD Candidate, EHESS -CETOBAC

Habiba Mohsen

Researcher at the Arab Forum for Alternatives and programme co-ordinator at the Asfari Institute in Beirut.

Sherif Mohy El Deen
Sherif Mohy El Deen

Egyptian Researcher and Coordinator on Counter Terrorism and Human Rights on EIPR organization

Wejdene Mokrani
Wejdene Mokrani

Wejdene Mokrani has a Masters degree in Public Law and Political Sciences from the Faculty of Law at the University of Tunis El Manar.

Aziza Moneer

Egyptian environmental politics researcher

Samir Morcos

Researcher, one of the drafters of Al-Azhar document, and member of the Norwegian Academy of Literature and Freedom of Expression.

Dana Moss

Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Notre Dame

Jamil Mouawad

Senior Fellow - Beirut

El Mouhoub Mouhoud

Professor of Economics at Paris-Dauphine University.

Youssef Mounsif

Researcher at the Moroccan Centre for Social Sciences in Ain Chock, Casablanca

Ali Murad
Ali Mourad

Assistant Professor of Public Law - Beirut Arab University (Lebanon)

Nayla Moussa
Nayla Moussa

Mustafa Muhammad

Algerian writer and journalist.

Houda Mzioudet


Hisham Nagi

Head of Environmental Sciences Department, Sana'a University

Omar Nashabe

Lecturer at the Lebanese American University and Criminal Justice analyst

Mona Nasrallah

Associate Professor - Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, American University of Beirut

Aya Nassar

PhD student at the University of Warwick, UK.

Yara Nassar
Yara Nassar

Electoral law expert

Berfin Necimoğlu

Program Coordinator

Adib Nehmeh

Consultant and ANND Affiliate

Claire Nicoll

Save the Children Conflict & Humanitarian Advocacy Advisor

Asma Nouira
Asma Nouira

Professor of Political Science and Law at the University of El-Manar, Tunisia.

Dris Nouri

Algerian researcher and lecturer in sociology at Setif University

Sufian Obaidat

Jessica Obeid
Jessica Obeid

Independent energy policy consultant

Ibrahim Olabi

Barrister, Guernica 37 International Justice Chambers

Mohammed Omar Ahmed

Lecturer at the Faculty of Sharia and Law at the Puntland State University, and Editor-in-Chief of the media network Somalia Today.

Mansour Omari

Syrian journalist and human rights defender

Magued Osman
Magued Osman

Director – Egyptian Center for Public Opinion Research (Baseera)

Mohammad Lemine Ould Bah

Mauritanian Lawyer and Human Rights Activist

Mohamed Outahar

Mohamed Outaher is a researcher in the sociology of religion and gender.

Katia Papagianni

Head of the Mediation Support Programme at the Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue, Geneva.

Audrey Pluta

Doctoral student, Political Science, Sciences Po Aix

Miriam Puttick

Head of Middle East and North Africa Programmes, Ceasefire Centre for Civilian Rights

Rory Quick

Masters student, Economics and Policy of Energy and Environment, University College London

Mouin Rabbani

Independent analyst, commentator and researcher specializing in the contemporary Middle East

Iman Ragab

Nora Ragab
Nora Jasmin Ragab

Postdoctoral Researcher, UNU-MERIT / Maastricht University

Fatma Ramadan

Director of the Political Participation Program for Women and Youth at the Egyptian Women’s Affairs Foundation.

Farah Ramzy
Farah Ramzy

PhD student at the University of Nanterre, Paris.

Hamadi Redissi
Hamadi Redissi

Professor of Public Law and Political Science, Faculty of Law and Political Science, University of Tunis.

Sarah Anne Rennick
Sarah Anne Rennick

Deputy Director

Roland Riachi

Scholar of political ecology of food and water in the MENA

Michael Robbins

Director of the Arab Barometer

Zied Rouine

Director, Mnemty Association

Mostafa S. Adib

The head of the Centre for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (CESMO), based in Lebanon and France (http://www.cesmo.org).

Abdallah Saaf

Director of the Centre for Studies and Research in Social Sciences at Mohammed V University.

Ossama Safa

Director of the Lebanese Center for Political Studies (LCPS)

Abdulaziz Sager

Nizar Saghieh

Executive Director - The Legal Agenda

Mohamed Sahbi Khalfaoui

Mohamed Sahbi Khalfaoui is a Lecturer and researcher at the faculty of legal, economic and accounting sciences, Jendouba, Tunisia.

Atef Said

Omar Said

Yemeni journalist and researcher.

Mahmoud Salah

Pascale Salameh

Professor of Epidemiology - Lebanese University

Elizabeth Saleh

Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the American University of Beirut

Paul Salem

Director of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace’s Middle East Center in Beirut

Najat Saliba

Khaddit Beirut

Saad Salloum

Assistant Professor of International Relations at the College of Political Science in Al-Mustansiryah University

Lana Salman

Researcher in Urban Governance and International Development

Denisa Sarajlic-Maglic

Deputy Minister of Civil Affairs for Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Abdel Sattar Hatita

Egyptian Novelist and Journalist in the daily Pan-Arab "Al-Sharq Al-Awsat" newspaper.

Elham Saudi

Director, Lawyers for Justice in Libya

Wael Sawah

Syrian journalist and writer

Yezid Sayigh

Senior Fellow at the Carnegie Middle East Center - Beirut

Arwa Sebbagh

Advocacy Officer, Aswat Nisaa

Narcís Serra
Narcís Serra

Leila Seurat

Omar Shaban
Omar Shaban

Omar Shaban is the director of PalThink for Strategic Studies, Palestine .

Yara Shahin

Abdelkhalig Shaib

Lawyer and Legal Counsel

Yasmine Shash

Independent researcher

Dina Shehata

Researcher at the Al Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies in Cairo.

Mostafa Shehata

Assistant Professor, Menoufia University, Egypt

Ismael Sheikh Hassan
Ismael Sheikh Hassan

Urbanist and activist

Khalil Shikaki

Director at the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research.

Maha Shuayb

Director of the Centre for Lebanese Studies (CLS) 

Baker Sidqi

Syrian writer.

Hania Sobhy

Visiting Scholar, Center for Near and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Marburg

Jeannie Sowers

Scholar of environmental politics in the Middle East

Gerald Stang

Expert on democratic transitions, energy politics and foresight in international relations.

Egyptian student

Ahmad Sukkar

Assistant Professor, University of Sharjah, UAE

Khaled Sulaiman

Iraqi journalist of environmental issues in MENA

Said Sultan al Hashimi

Omani Researcher and Writer

Veton Surroi

Chairman of the Board, Foreign Policy Club, Kosovo

Konrad Sztyler

Ahmed Tabaqchali

CIO of Asia Frontier Capital Iraq Fund & Adjunct Assistant Professor at AUIS

Yaseen Taha Mohammed

Iraqi Researcher

Firas Talhouk

Project Coordinator - SAWT

Claire Talon

Senior Research Fellow

Hossam Tammam

Late Egyptian Researcher on Islamic movements.

Manon-Nour Tannous
Manon-Nour Tannous

PhD candidate at Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II) and Research Associate to the Contemporary Arab History Chair at Collège de France

Lotfi Tarchouna

Professor of Public Law at the University of Sousse, Tunisia.

Mohammad Tariq

Alaa Tartir

Research Associate at the Centre on Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding

Jean Tawilé


Rachid Tlemçani

University Professor, Algiers.

Mari Toivanen 

Academy Research Fellow, Swedish School of Social Science, University of Helsinki

Armenak Tokmajyan
Armenak Tokmajyan

Research Associate at Tampere Peace Research Institute (Tapri), Finland.

Abdellah Tourabi

Moroccan journalist and researcher.

Ulfat Usta

Director - American University of Beirut Medical Center Pharmacy

Augusto Varas

Chairman of the Organization Aquetas (EQUITAS), Chile.

Álvaro Vasconcelos
Álvaro Vasconcelos

(Former) Associate Senior Researcher at the Arab Reform Initiative

Tamer Wageeh

Egyptian journalist

Noura Wahby

Scholar of urban waterscapes in Egypt

Alex Walsh

Independent researcher specialising in security governance

Nawaf Wasfi Tell

Director of the Center for Strategic Studies, Jordan

Jessica Watkins
Jessica Watkins

PhD candidate at the War Studies Department, King's College London.

Mohamed Wazif

PhD candidate at Hassan II University, Faculty of Legal, Economic and Social Sciences in Casablanca.

Nuhad Yazbik Dumit

Associate Professor, School of Nursing at the American University of Beirut

Jehad Yazigi

Jihad Yazigi 

Editor in chief of the Syria Report

Rana Yazigi

Zeina Yonus

PhD candidate, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Abderrafie Zaanoun

Law and Political Science Researcher

Ali Zaid Al Zu’abi

Professor in Anthropology, Department of Sociology at the University of Kuwait.

Atiaf Zaid Alwazir

Development consultant, researcher and blogger based in Sana'a, Yemen.

Jalal Zain Aldin
Jalal Zain Aldin

Syrian researcher and journalist.

Agadid Zakaria

Kheder Zakaria
Kheder Zakaria

President of the Syrian Association for Social Sciences and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Harmoon Center for Contemporary Studies, Doha.

Lamia Zaki

Independent consultant on urban, governance and decentralization issues in MENA.

Mohamad Zbib

Economic Journalist

Khaled Ziadeh

Director, Arab Center for Research and Studies (Beirut)

Genevieve Zingg

Legal Fellow at the Syria Justice and Accountability Centre

Mahjoob Zweiri, PhD

Director of Gulf Studies Center, Qatar University