Spring 2022 Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows

  • Yesenia Alvarez

    Strengthening Democracy Through Civil Society and Public Policies for LGBTIQ+ People

    Ms. Yesenia Alvarez is a lawyer and director of Instituto...

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  • Anne-Marie Brady

    The Political and Societal Costs of China’s Political Interference Activities in Four Vulnerable Democracies in the South Pacific

    Dr. Anne-Marie Brady is a well-known scholar specializing in Chinese politics, polar...

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  • Swati Chauhan

    Combating Human Trafficking through Educational Awareness

    Judge Swati Chauhan is a member of the Indian judiciary who has dedicated her career...

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  • Abdonel Doudou

    Mobilizing Local Actors in Building Democratic Municipal Governance in Haiti

    Mr. Abdonel Doudou is the founding executive director of Jurimédia,...

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  • Khin Lay

    Promoting Women’s Rights in Burma

    Ms. Khin Lay is a Burmese civil society leader, women’s rights advocate, and pro-democracy...

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  • Evan Mawarire

    Using Constitutional Freedoms to Nurture Democratic Inclusion in Zimbabwe

    Mr. Evan Mawarire is a Zimbabwean pastor and civil rights activist. He is best known...

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  • Veysel Ok

    SLAPPs in Turkey: Intimidating and Slowing Down Journalists

    Mr. Veysel Ok is a co-founder, lawyer, and coordinator of the Media...

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  • Oleh Rybachuk

    Defending Democracy: Amplifying Voices from Ukraine

    Mr. Oleh Rybachuk is a prominent civil society leader and former politician. He is the...

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VISITING FELLOWS

  • Ladan Boroumand

    The Unraveling of Iran’s Islamic Republic

    Dr. Ladan Boroumand is the co-founder of the Abdorrahman Boroumand Center for the Promotion...

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  • Azizullah “Aziz” Royesh

    Preserving Gains in Afghan Civil Society and Supporting Democrats at Risk

    Mr. Azizullah “Aziz” Royesh is the founding principal of Marefat High School, based...

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