Strengthening Forces for Democracy in the Middle East: Lessons from the Past and Strategies for the Future

Last updated March 31, 2006

This project examined the prospects for democracy in the area spanning North Africa, the Middle East, the Caucasus, and Central Asia.The project contributed to IFPA's ongoing research focused on post-conflict reconstruction and stability operations in Iraq and Afghanistan and, at the same time, to efforts to inform and help shape U.S. government democratization efforts and public diplomacy strategies.