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Fatima Abo Al Asrar

Sanaa, Yemen
2005 - 2006 IPF Fellow

Affiliation: Development Officer, Department for International Development (DFID) UK, British Embassy, Yemen.

Fellow project

2005 - 2006: Democratic governance in a tribal system
The objectives of the project are to provide an evaluation of existing democratic mechanisms in Yemen, and measure their effectiveness within the current tribal context ; analyze the main obstacles that hinder implementing the core concepts of democratic governance; address questions crucial to democratization dealing with governance, civil identity, accountability and communication; and write a research paper and policy study on best practices of good governance within a tribal system for policy makers in Yemen and international donors.

Working groups: Modernization, Globalization, and Islam, Comparative Studies
Relevant countries: Yemen

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