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Tunisia: In Sun and Shadow—A Special Report

Monday, 8 August 2016

It's the country often billed as the sole success story of the Arab Spring—but five years on, the reality is far more fraught. This week, Democracy Lab—a Legatum Institute project with Foreign Policy magazine—has launched a series of case studies that look at why Tunisians are still struggling to make sense of their revolution.

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The System is Rotten: Corruption and Reform in Tunisia

Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Having recently returned from two months of fieldwork investigating corruption and economic reform in Tunisia, Fadil Aliriza, Visiting Senior Fellow at the Legatum Institute, led an off-the-record discussion with analysts, academics and journalists.

Commentary

Why Counter-terrorism Could Be the Death of Tunisian Democracy

Wednesday, 30 December 2015

Tunisia’s security state is threatening to undo the gains of the revolution, writes Fadil Aliriza, Senior Visiting Fellow at the Legatum Institute (Democracy Lab)

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Tunisia at Risk: Will counter-terrorism undermine the revolution?

Monday, 16 November 2015

Fadil Aliriza, Legatum Institute Senior Visiting Fellow, is the author of a new paper that analyses successive Tunisian government responses to terrorism and considers the relation between these responses and the future of the country’s democratic transition.

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Countering Terrorism in Tunisia: Prospects for Security Sector Reform

Monday, 16 November 2015

To launch a new Transitions Forum case study, Tunisia at Risk: Will counter-terrorism undermine the revolution, the Legatum Institute co-hosted a discussion with the Project on Middle East Democracy (POMED) in Washington, DC.

Commentary

In Defence of Tunisia’s Democratic Sovereignty

Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Tunisia's sovereignty is already at risk, and its destiny now seems to depend largely on negotiations between an international oligarchy and the national plutocracy, writes Fadil Aliriza and Nadia Marzouki (openDemocracy)

Events

Terror in Tunisia: Security, Politics, and Democratic Reform

Tuesday, 8 September 2015

Fadil Aliriza, Visiting Senior Fellow at the Legatum Institute, presented the findings of his recent research trip examining Tunisia’s response to terrorism and the risks to both democracy and security in the country. 

Commentary

To Cope with Terror, Tunisia Needs More Democracy

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Citizenship as an inclusive project that gives hope through shared struggle is a powerful vaccine against violent ideology, writes Fadil Aliriza, Visiting Fellow at the Legatum Institute (Middle East Eye)

Commentary

Old Political Habits in Tunisia

Tuesday, 16 June 2015

Contentious politics in a strong, empowered parliament could help Tunisia prevent the consolidation of political power in the executive branch, writes Fadil Aliriza, Visiting Senior Fellow to the Legatum Institute's Transitions Forum.

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Fadil Aliriza Appointed as Visiting Senior Fellow to the Legatum Institute's Transitions Forum

Monday, 1 June 2015

The Legatum Institute’s Transitions Forum is pleased to welcome Fadil Aliriza as a Visiting Senior Fellow for 2015.

Commentary

Today, Tunisia Is Tested

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

 

Events

The Second Arab Awakening - Book Launch

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

The Legatum Institute in cooperation with the Council for Arab-British Understanding (Caabu), hosted Marwan Muasher, Vice President for Studies at the Carnegie Endowment and former Foreign Minister and Deputy Prime Minister of Jordan, to launch his new book 'The Second Arab Awakening and the Battle for Pluralism'. 

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The Role of Economics in Democratic Transitions: The Case of Tunisia

Thursday, 20 June 2013

Speaking at a lecture in Washington, DC, former advisor to the Prime Minister of Tunisia Mondher Ben Ayed was optimistic about Tunisia’s development and argues that tackling economic challenges is essential for Tunisia’s future stability and success.

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The Dynamics for Transition in Tunisia

Thursday, 20 June 2013

As part of the Legatum Institute's 'Transitions Lecture Series', organised in partnership with the National Endowment for Democracy’s International Forum for Democratic Studies and World Affairs, business leader and former government advisor Mondher Ben Ayed analyses the economic challenges of Tunisia’s transition.