Join us on January 28 for “Ten Years On: Organizing in Tunisia, Egypt, and Syria,” a a dynamic virtual event on mobilizing on the ground, online, and in exile.
A number of governments in North Africa, including Algeria and Egypt, have set up economic systems that can be characterized as being structurally unsustainable, having reorganized their respective economies to serve the goals of the executive branch or certain sub-segments. These fragile systems have stunted market investments, reduced long-term economic development, and have seen their […]
On August 4, over 2,700 tons of ammonium nitrate exploded in Beirut’s port, devastating the Lebanese capital and sending its import economy into a deeper spiral. Prior to the blast, the country was already facing the worst economic crisis in its history, intensified by deteriorating food security and staggering food inflation at 190 percent. Now, […]
The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy is pleased to host the premiere DC and NYC screenings of EXT. Night (Leil Khargi) followed by a discussion with director Ahmad Abdalla, and actors Ahmed Malek and Karim Kassem The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) is pleased to host the premiere Washington and New York City screenings of […]
TIMEP is thrilled to announce the members of its 2020 Nonresident Fellowship cohort! The fellows, based in countries around the world, bring expertise on a variety of thematic areas from freedom of information to digital rights and on countries across the region. Throughout their one year fellowships, TIMEP’s nonresident fellows will be producing engaging and interactive content on the top issues affecting […]
TIMEP joins 109 organizations to call upon governments to ensure that the COVID-19 pandemic not be used as pretext to usher in invasive digital surveillance measures.
The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) and MENA Rights Group, joined by 38 organizations from around the world, have issued a statement calling on governments in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) to take a number of urgent measures to protect their prison populations, and in doing so, their populations as a […]