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SEMINAR: Seeds of Discord: Constitutional Woes from Iraq to the Arab Spring
By Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, April 23, 2015
HARVARD KENNEDY SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT: A seminar with Zaid Al Ali. What can the countries of the Arab Spring learn from the Constitutional missteps of Iraq? The Arab world has seen a historic moment of constitutional reform on the global stage, but so far reaped only modest benefits. Constitutional expert Zaid Al-Ali will examine Iraq’s fraught constitutional process in the wake of American military intervention and draw parallels to regional actors now undergoing their own delicate transitions.