How do states transit to democracy, and why does it seem such a difficult endeavour in the Arab world? This brief explains the conditions required for democratic transitions to succeed, and highlights the many pitfalls that cause states to revert to authoritarianism.
In the media/comments
The Alert written by Florence Gaub on Arab military spending was mentioned in Bruxelles2.
Nicu Popescu was quoted in the article 'EU keen to sign Moldova pact despite Russia threats'.
Florence Gaub was quoted in an article about the upcoming launch of the Al Arab al jedid television network.
Thierry Tardy was interviewed about the capacity of the international community to prevent civilian massacres, 20 years after the genocide in Rwanda.
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