Current & Past Fellows


Reagan Fascell Democracy Fellows


“Saudi Women: Status, Outlook, and Roadmap”
Oct 2014 - Feb 2015
“Promoting Women’s Political Empowerment in Burma”
Oct 2014 - Feb 2015
“Evolution of Political Islam in Tajikistan: From the Trenches to the Parliament—and Back?”
Oct 2014 - Feb 2015
Mr. Tabish Forugh (Afghanistan)  :: MORE
“Strengthening Election Management Bodies in Afghanistan”
Oct 2014 - Feb 2015
“Secularism and Religion in Azerbaijan: Lessons from the First Azerbaijani Republic of 1918–1920”
Oct 2014 - Feb 2015
Mr. Arthur Gwagwa (Zimbabwe/United Kingdom)  :: MORE
“How Civil Society Engagement Can Strengthen Democracy in Zimbabwe”
Oct 2014 - Feb 2015
Ms. N'yella Rogers (Sierra Leone)  :: MORE
“Harnessing Social Media to Combat Corruption in Sierra Leone”
Oct 2014 - Feb 2015
“The Role of Democracy in Building a Multi-Ethnic State: The Case of Ethiopia”
Oct 2014 - Feb 2015
“Reflections on Freedom and Democracy in Vietnam”
Jul 2014 - Dec 2014


“International Security and the Political Use of the Military in Latin America”
Mar 2015 - Jul 2015
Ms. Lily Gomes (Bangladesh)  :: MORE
“Strengthening Democracy in Bangladesh through Women’s Participation in Ready-Made Garment Industries”
Mar 2015 - Jul 2015
“Women’s Political Participation in the Muslim World”
Mar 2015 - Jul 2015
“Enhancing Participatory Democracy and Respect for Human Rights by Taking Uganda’s Constitution to the Grassroots”
Mar 2015 - Jul 2015
“Developing ICT Solutions that Empower Local Organizations to Observe Elections”
Mar 2015 - Jul 2015
“Experts, Anti-Extremism Legislation, and Threats to Civil Liberties in Russia”
Jan 2015 - Jun 2015

Hurford Youth Fellows

Mr. Alimure Ali (South Sudan)  :: MORE
“Civil Society Organizations and Dynamics of Governance in South Sudan”
May 2014 - Oct 2014
“The Role of Youth in Social Change”
Aug 2014 - Dec 2014