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Transition to Democracy in the Arab Region: Regional Cooperation Mechanisms in Comparative Perspective, 2013

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E/ESCWA/ECRI/2013/Technical paper.1
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2013

As the wave of uprisings swept across Arab countries in 2010-2011, observers have highlighted the role of transnational linkages in influencing developments in the region. In this context, the potential role of effective regional cooperation mechanisms in addressing emerging needs as well as mitigating the effects of ongoing political transformations has also become increasingly evident. This paper aims to comparatively present and analyze the existing cooperation mechanisms across nation- states in the Arab World.